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Paleta Man by Alex Finlayson.

From: Camino Real Productions, LLC
Series: Theatre from the Land of Enchantment
Length: 11:05

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A short comedy about death.

Camino_logo_sq_small Javier is a latino man is selling ice cream from a little cart he pushes around a neighborhood in Southern California, when he encounters Donna, a woman whose husband has just died.

Piece Description

Javier is a latino man is selling ice cream from a little cart he pushes around a neighborhood in Southern California, when he encounters Donna, a woman whose husband has just died.

Broadcast History

Premiered on KUNM's Radio Theatre, March 21, 2010.

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Paletero Man Chingo Bling The Tamale Kingpin. Big Chile Entertainment/Harves 2004 :09
Es Un Capricho Bruno Villareal Mexican American Border Music. Arhoolie Records 1994 :10

Additional Credits

Written by Alex Finlayson, directed by Claudia Mathes. Starring Ninette Mordaunt as Donna and Eric Ramos as Javier. Engineer and sound editor, Linda Lopez McAlister. Originally performed on stage at the Womensworx Festival of Plays by Women, the Vortex Theatre, Albuquerque, NM in January, 2010.