FEBRUARY 17-MARCH 6, 2022

VAN FLEET THEATRE, COLUMBUS PERFORMING ARTS CENTER (CPAC)
549 FRANKLIN AVENUE, COLUMBUS, OHIO 43215

Imagine Chinese legend Hua Mulan set in the world of Lucha Libre, Mexican wrestling. This heart-warming, magical story breaks down gender boundaries, explores the importance of heritage and family bonds, and emphasizes why we should strive to be true to ourselves. Will Mascara Rosa steal the title from El Hijo in the ring? And, who is behind that pink mask? Come and see Luchadora! for a surprising reveal!

Recommended for ages 7 and up.

BY:
Alvaro Saar Rios

DIRECTED BY:
Chris Leyva

DIGITAL PROGRAM
POSITION NAME
Director Chris Leyva
Music Director Sara Pardo Fishburn
Rehearsal Stage Manager Kaitlyn Pfeifer
Rehearsal Assistance Stage Manager
Performance Stage Manager
Hannah Pohlman
Set and Lighting Designer Arnold Bueso
Costume Designer Mary Yaw McMullen
Sound Designer Joy Heino
Props Designer Ben Sostrom
Wrestling Choreographer Donnie Hoover
Wrestling Choreographer Shawn “Onyx”
Co-Master Electrician Rowan Winterwood
Co-Master Electrician Brendan Michna
Production Manager Tony Koehler
Technical Director Isaac Steinhour
Costume Coordinator Tabitha Abney
Assistant Set Designer Braden Graves

Beginning October 8, 2021, CATCO is requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccinations OR proof of a negative PCR test within 72-hours of attending a production for all patrons 12 years of age and older. We will additionally require mask-wearing indoors at our theater for all audience members and staff until further notice.

CAST

Sara Pardo Fishburn

Nana Lupita

Elena Foulis

Mask Maker

Cory Velazco

Father

Byron Reyna-Corzo

El Hijo/Blue Luchador

Tom Murdock

Ring Announcer/Green Luchador/Yellow Luchador

Alexis Foulis

Vanessa

Vincent Maneri

Leopold

Keegan Hardin

Liesl

Kennedy Spitzer

Hannah

Neo Gallegos-Samuels

Lupita

Oliver Jap

Newspaper Kid 1/Ensemble

Jude McGonigle

Newspaper Kid 2/Ensemble

Victoria Vazquez Ramirez

Newspaper Kid 3/Ensemble

SEASON SUPPORT