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Doña Rosita la soltera (Doña Rosita the Spinster)

Updated: Oct 8, 2021

By / De Federico García Lorca

Stage Adaptation by / Adaptación teatral de Nando López

Directed by / Dirigida por José Luis Arellano

September 9 – October 3, 2021 / Septiembre 9 - Octubre 3, 2021

In Spanish with English surtitles / En español con sobretítulos en inglés


COVID-19 Safety Policy / Política de seguridad por COVID-19

Critics rave...

“stunning production… pure pleasure” (DC Metro Theater Arts)

“the production is a resounding success” (MetroDiversity)

definitely worth a trip to upper 14th Street to savor this polished, poetic work.” (MD Theatre Guide)

When does a woman become a spinster? Doña Rosita la soltera o el lenguaje de las flores explores love, societal expectations, and betrayal at the turn of the 20th century, spanning a decade of Rosita’s life on the precipe of the first World War and her changing roles in a quickly-modernizing society. This exploration of wo