As the lights dim and the stage comes alive, audiences are transported to the heart of a hurricane in the exquisite lyrical drama, El Huracán. This powerful tale of family, forgiveness, and resilience centers on four generations of Latina women, each facing the storm in their own way.
In the face of an epic hurricane threatening Miami, a mother and daughter ready themselves for the tempest, while Abuela takes shelter in a world of memory, music, and magic. As the storm rages on, the characters must confront the devastation of their pasts and the uncertain future that lies ahead. Through stunning visuals and evocative language, El Huracán explores the depths of family bonds and the power of forgiveness.
This production has been met with critical acclaim, and for good reason. Following its World Premiere at Yale Rep in 2018, this is only the third time that this play has been produced, and it’s at Cygnet Theatre in San Diego. The incredible talent of the cast and crew is evident in every moment, from the emotional performances to the striking set design. It’s a theatrical experience that will stay with you long after the final curtain call.
But time is running out to experience this magnificent play. With its final showing on February 19, theater-goers are urged to get their tickets now. Don’t miss your chance to witness this incredible tale of love, loss, and the enduring strength of family.
El Huracán is a poignant and universal story that reminds us of the importance of our connections to those we love, even in the face of life’s most devastating storms. So, gather your loved ones and make your way to Cygnet Theatre for an unforgettable night at the theater. Get your tickets now before it’s too late.
Dates – Jan 25 – Feb 19, 2023
Phone – (619) 337-1525
Address – 4040 Twiggs Street, San Diego, CA 92110
Website – www.cygnettheatre.com