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Luis Valdez

LUIS VALDEZ

  (1940 - )

Nationality:    USA
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below is a list of Luis Valdez's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

        Baille De Los Gigantes, El         Bandido!         Bernabe         Conquista de Mexico, La         Dark Root of a Scream         Dos caras del patroncito, Las         Fin del mundo, El         Gran carpa de los rasquachis, La         Huelguistas         I Don't Have To Show You NoStinking Badges!         Militants, The         Mundo         No saco nadade la Escuela         Olivos pits, Los         Quinta temporada, La         Shrunken Head of Pancho Villa, The         Soldaro Razo         theft, The         Valley of the Heart         Vendidos, Los         Vietnam Campesino         Virgin del Tepeyac, El         Zoot Suit



Baille De Los Gigantes, El

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1st Produced:
-    1973

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Bandido!

Bandido!
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1st Published:
Contained in: "Zoot Suit and Other Plays" published by Players Press 1992   978-1558850414

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Bernabe

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1st Produced:
-    1970

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Conquista de Mexico, La

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1st Produced:
-    1968

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Dark Root of a Scream

Synopsis:
A Mexican-American soldier is brought home from Vietnam in a coffin. His mother and girlfriend reflect on his short life.

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1st Produced:
Los Angeles    1971

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1st Published:
In West Coast Plays # 19/20.
in "From the Barrio", Canfield Press, San Francisco, 1973   -

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One act

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Dos caras del patroncito, Las

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1st Produced:
-    1965

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Fin del mundo, El

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1st Produced:
-    1975

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Gran carpa de los rasquachis, La

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1st Produced:
-    1973

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Huelguistas

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1st Produced:
-    1970

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I Don't Have To Show You NoStinking Badges!

I Don't Have To Show You NoStinking Badges!
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1st Produced:
Los Angeles    1986

Organisations:
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1st Published:
Contained in: "Zoot Suit and Other Plays" published by Players Press 1992   978-1558850414

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Militants, The

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1st Produced:
Fresno    1969

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1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1970   -

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Mundo

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1st Produced:
-    1973

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No saco nadade la Escuela

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1st Produced:
-    1969

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Olivos pits, Los

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1st Produced:
-    1972

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Quinta temporada, La

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1st Produced:
-    1966

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Shrunken Head of Pancho Villa, The

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1st Produced:
Delano    1968

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Soldaro Razo

Synopsis:
Death tells the story of 20 year old Johnny who goes off to Vietnam as a soldier to die

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1st Produced:
-    1970

Organisations:
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1st Published:
In West Coast Plays, # 19/20. Also In Actos, By El Teatro Campesino, Fresno, Ca: La Cucharacha Press. Also In Luis Valdez -- Early Works Houston: Arte Publico Press, 1990.   -

Music:
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theft, The

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1st Produced:
-    1961

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Valley of the Heart

Synopsis:
Two share cropping families

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1st Produced:
El Teatro Campesino Playhouse, San Juan Bautista, Ca    Aug 2014

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Drama

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Vendidos, Los

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1st Produced:
-    1967

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Vietnam Campesino

Synopsis:
A farmer owner and a general conspire to send Mexican-American farm workers to fight in Vietnam

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1st Produced:
-    1970

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Genre:
One act

Parts:
Male:  4            Female:  -            Other:  extras

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Virgin del Tepeyac, El

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1st Produced:
-    1971

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Zoot Suit

Zoot Suit
1943 Los Angeles. there is rioting between sailors and soldiers and Mexican American teenagers distinguished by the zoot suits they wore. At the same time a Mexican American gang is put on trial for a murder they did not commit - a trial known as the Sleepy Lagoon Murder Trial.

Notes:
Music by Daniel Valdez And Lalo Guerrero

1st Produced:
Los Angeles    1978

Organisations:
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1st Published:
Contained in: "Zoot Suit and Other Plays" published by Players Press 1992   978-1558850414

Music:
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Genre:
Musical

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