Who Is Sylvia Méndez? Separate Is Never Equal

Updated: Dec 3, 2020

By/De Cornelia Cody (El Salvador/USA)

April 11 - 25, 2021 / Abril 11 - 25, 2021

Performances for general public are Saturdays and Sundays at 3 pm only

Las funciones para público general son los sábados y domingos a las 3 pm solamente

Bilingual / Bilingüe

A joyful play that embraces diversity and tolerance through the story of Elementary School teacher Sylvia Méndez who fought to end segregation in education in California, paving the way for the national ban on segregated schools. For her legacy and courage, in 2011 Méndez received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Obama for her advocacy for educational opportunity for “children of all backgrounds and all walks of life.”


Una entretenida obra que promueve la diversidad y la tolerance a través de la historia de la maestra de escuela elemental Sylvia Méndez, quién luchó por eliminar la segregación educativa en California, allando el camino hacia la prohibición nacional de escuelas segregadas. Por su legado y valentía, Méndez recibió en el 2011 la Medalla Presidencial de la Libertad del Presidente Obama por su activismo en pro de oportunidades educativas para todos los niños sin distinción.


Tickets: $12 adults; $10 children - General Admission.

Boletos: $12 adultos; $10 niños - Admisión General.



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