Audition Announcement: Bless Me, Ultima

Audition Announcement: Bless Me, Ultima

Bless Me, Ultima is a drama set in the 1940s, centered on the social-psychological maturation of a Mexican-American, or Chicano, six-year-old Antonio Márez, living on the eastern plains of New Mexico. Ultima is a curandera, or folk healer, who helps Antonio contend with the battle between good and evil that rages in his village. The Classic Theatre pays homage to Chicano literature pioneer, playwright and 2016 National Medal of Arts recipient Rudolfo Anaya with a fully staged version of his iconic breakthrough 1972 novel.

When- November 5 & 6 from 7:00p-10:00p, callbacks on November 8 from 7:00p-10:00p.

Where- The Classic Theatre of San Antonio Annex
1908 Fredericksburg Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78201

What to Prepare- come prepared to cold-read from the script.

Production runs February 16-March 11

Written by Rudolfo Anaya

Directed by José Ruben Dé León

All roles, except the role of Tony, are available. All roles will receive a stipend.

Rehearsals TBA.

To register for a 10 minute audition slot, please call 210-589-8450 or email

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