The Armory
128 NW Eleventh Ave, Portland, OR 97209 · 503-445-3700 · www.pcs.org
The Armory

Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles

November 4 – 26, 2017

On the U.S. Bank Main Stage

In this retelling of Medea seen through the lens of immigrants to the United States, playwright Luis Alfaro blends tragedy, wry humor, Mexican folklore and a bracingly modern setting to unleash the power of Euripides’ ancient tale of love, transformation and betrayal. A co-production with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Mojada comes to Portland after a triumphant six-month run in Ashland.

Who’s Who:
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Playbill:
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Run Time:
Approximately 95 minutes, no intermission.

Note:
Recommended for ages 15 and up. Contains adult situations, sexual references, violent references, and some mature language (spoken in English and Spanish). Children under 6 are not permitted at any production at The Armory.

Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles

Previews are Nov. 4-9 | Opening night Nov. 10
By Luis Alfaro
Directed by Juliette Carrillo
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival Production

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"Mojada" Special Cocktails

Bar Supervisor (and resident mixologist) Melissa Larrabee introduces the specialty cocktails inspired by Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles.

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Gallery

Ni de aqui, ne de alla (Not from here, not from there) Gallery

Through November, The Armory hosts a collaborative art project in support of the Center for Immigration Defense.

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Immigration Resources for "Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles"

If you or someone you know is in need of low cost immigration legal services, help is available.

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"Mojada" Cast and Creative Team

The cast from the Oregon Shakespeare Festival production comes to Portland!

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The World of the Play: "Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles"

Explore the adaptation of a Greek classic. 

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Additional Resources: "Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles"

Reading lists and research materials for Mojada. 

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Reviews of "Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles"

"What the American theater should be." - The Daily Tidings

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"Mojada" Playwright and Director Interview

Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles playwright Luis Alfaro and director Juliette Carrillo talk about working together and the meaning of the word "mojada."

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Photos: "Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles"

See photos from Oregon Shakespeare Festival's production of Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles coming to The Armory Nov. 4 - 26, 2017.

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Post-Show Discussions for "Mojada"

November 12, 18, 19 in the U.S. Bank Main Stage immediately following the 2:00 p.m. performance

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Immigration Symposium with Catholic Charities

The symposium will addresses the ongoing need for individuals and communities to be advocates for the needs of their communities. Sunday, November 19, 9:00 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. 

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Show Sponsors

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