Theater Nahual is born out of this necessity for reflection and social awareness. It arises from the pain that is caused by driving through one of the streets in our society and seeing our Latino people forming lines in front of community shelters in hope of a free cup of coffee. It comes from the suffering that is caused upon arriving in parking lots and seeing our Latinos sitting down on the ground selling flowers. It is born when watching the news on television about the raids on Latino Communities in our cities and airports. It is born from the pain suffered by thousands of Latinos, hoping for a better life, who cross borders, rivers and deserts only to find death and desolation. We believe that the immigrant population is capable of adapting to a new society without forgetting its origins and values, which after all, are the only things that make a human being complete and dignified in a society.
With our plays, we would like to tell our Latino public: