Sueños de Fútbol

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Sueños de Fútbol

Written & directed by
Ajai Terrazas Tripathi
Touring through May, 2016
Bilingual

About the Play

In this brisk bilingual escapade filled with endearing characters and Mayan legends, Candelaria "Candi" dreams of trying out for the fútbol team. She wants to play soccer but lacks confidence, so she plays video games instead. Suddenly a giant, runaway Hamburguesa pops out of the TV and into her living room beckoning Candi to embark on a great adventure in La Tierra de los Sueños.


Director & Playwright
Ajai Terrazas Tripathi, Director

Ajai Terrazas Tripathi, Tour Manager, Playwright and Teaching Artist, is originally from Corvallis, Oregon, where he graduated from Oregon State University with a BA in Theatre. Ajai has directed many community and university productions, and produced, wrote, and directed Stories of Discrimination, two original plays based on real life stories. In his sixth year in the Milagro touring company as a performer and teaching artist he leads and manages all of Milagro’s regional and national touring productions. As Milagro’s leading teaching artist he has led social justice theatre and bilingual arts education workshops throughout the country. He is one of Milagro’s resident playwrights, having written and directed the regional touring show Sueños de Futbol. He does community outreach, and facilitates health education workshops for Opciones y Educacion, the Latino Sexual Health Coalition. Ajai is also the assistant grant writer, and the development and production assistant for Milagro touring and educational progr