Local Flavor Play Readings


Tamales de Pina

Tamales de Piña

A new play by Marielle Vizcarra
Directed by Vanessa Duron

Monday, October 3, 2022
7:30pm at Scripps Ranch Theatre

Each year Cecilia and her family get together in remembrance of her son, Samuel. And every year the reunion turns into a chaotic family feud, filled with unspoken feelings, mental health taboos, and guilt. This not-so-functional family must deal with tremendous loss, while trying to accommodate each other’s unique way of coping.

Featuring: Kayla Adorna, Veronica Burgess, Miguel Gongora Jr., Laura Gracie, Vanessa Lopez, Marissa Rodriguez

Suggested donation: $10 at the door

*Portions of the play will be performed in Spanish.
*Subject matter includes discussion of suicide.


About San Diego Playwrights

San Diego Playwrights, in partnership with Scripps Ranch Theatre, present Local Flavor Play Readings, a play reading series for local playwrights to try out their latest full-lengths plays that are ready for audience reaction and to facilitate the development process. The one night readings will include an audience talk-back and will be held quarterly at Scripps Ranch Theatre.

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