Manual for a Desperate Crossing & Letters from Cuba

Welcome to the dramaturgy page for Manual for a Desperate Crossing and Letters from Cuba, two one-act plays by Maria Irene Fornes. These plays comprise the second production in the BYU Theatre and Media Arts fall 2020 virtual season, and will stream back to back on the evenings of Nov 19-21. Click here for more information about the live stream.

Click on any of the links below for more information about the production!

Why Fornés, Why Now?

The Avant-Garde Theatre of Maria Irene Fornés

Experiencias Vividas

Study Guide for Manual for a Desperate Crossing and Letters from Cuba