Photo courtesy of Cuesta College Marketing and Communications Department
By Austin Brumblay
Cuesta Collegeâ€™s award-winning drama department will be competing at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival.
Cuesta will be presenting their production â€œMan of La Manchaâ€ on the national stage against five other colleges from Feb. 19-23 in Mesa, Ariz.
This will be the drama departmentâ€™s third production to compete in the KCACTF in the past five years.
â€œMan of La Manchaâ€ is based on the 17th century novel â€œDon Quixoteâ€ and â€œtells of the romantic journey of a knight who sets out to right all wrongs and win the heart of the woman he loves,â€ said bree valle, performing arts director. (bree valle does not capitalize her name.)
The production is showing at the Cuesta College Performing Arts Centerâ€™s Experimental Theater: Feb. 9 at 7:30 p.m., Feb. 10 and Feb. 11 at 2 p.m.
All proceeds will support student travel expenses at the KCACTF competition.
Tickets are $20 and can be reserved at (805) 546-3198. They are also available for purchase online at tickets.cuesta.edu