Loteria: Game On!: a workshop reading
Teatro Bravo

Playwright or Screenwriter: Mabelle Reynoso
Director: Ricky Araiza
Compensation: Pay ($500 stipend)
Rehearsals Begin: October 18, 2021
Run/Shoot: October 18, 2021 – October 29, 2021
Ages: Adult & Child
Nudity? No
Fees? No

Show Synopsis

¡Lotería: Game On! by Mabelle Reynoso is a play inspired by the Mexican bingo-like game Lotería. One rainy night, siblings Sam and Kris are completely consumed by their devices as their mother sets up a pillow fort and invites them to play Lotería. Her invitation is met with a resounding “NO.” When the internet goes out, Sam and Kris are outraged. Where is their Mom to fix it?! The kids soon discover that the pillow fort is a magical portal to the world of Lotería and their mother is trapped inside the game. Sam and Kris set out to bring her back, but Lotería will not let her go so easily. Conceived as an interactive experience, ¡Lotería: Game On! invites the audience to join Sam and Kris as they play to win back their mother.

Character Breakdown

SAM, 12, gamer, Mexican-American ( adult or child performer)
KRIS, 13, internet video celebrity hopeful, Mexican-American (adult or child performer)
MOM, mother of Sam and Kris, Mexican-American
EL GALLO, a rooster
EL CANTOR, a game show host; also plays LA MANO and EL VENADO

What To Prepare

Submit a 2-3 minute video of a comedic monologue or telling an engaging comedic story to info@teatrobravo.org. If you cannot provide a video, please contact us and we will make other arrangements for you.

If called back, the director will reach out and schedule a follow up appointment.

Additional Info

The director will reach out for in person callbacks which will happen at Childsplay's Campus for Imagination and Wonder. When sending your video, please provide contact information so we can follow up.

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