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American Night: The Ballad of Juan Jose

Richard Montoya

In this wild satire, a Mexican immigrant has a feverish dream while studying for his American citizenship exam. He meets a parade of characters ranging from Sacagawea to Teddy Roosevelt to Jackie Robinson, who take him on a mind-bending, hilarious, and poignant trip through American history. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast recording, featuring Keith Jefferson, Richard Montoya, Todd Nakagawa, Sean San José, Kimberly Scott, Herbert Siguenza, Tom Virtue, Libby West, and Caro Zeller. Directed by Shana Cooper. Recorded before a live audience.

In this wild satire, a Mexican immigrant has a feverish dream while studying for his American citizenship exam. He meets a parade of characters ranging from Sacagawea to Teddy Roosevelt to Jackie Robinson, who take him on a mind-bending, hilarious, and poignant trip through American history. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast recording, featuring Keith Jefferson, Richard Montoya, Todd Nakagawa, Sean San José, Kimberly Scott, Herbert Siguenza, Tom Virtue, Libby West, and Caro Zeller. Directed by Shana Cooper. Recorded before a live audience.
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Description:

In this wild satire, a Mexican immigrant has a feverish dream while studying for his American citizenship exam. He meets a parade of characters ranging from Sacagawea to Teddy Roosevelt to Jackie Robinson, who take him on a mind-bending, hilarious, and poignant trip through American history. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast recording, featuring Keith Jefferson, Richard Montoya, Todd Nakagawa, Sean San José, Kimberly Scott, Herbert Siguenza, Tom Virtue, Libby West, and Caro Zeller. Directed by Shana Cooper. Recorded before a live audience.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Keith Jefferson, Multiple Narrators

Length:

1h 39m


Chapters

Free Sample

04:50

Introduction
Introduction

01:00


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

14:23


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:11


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

02:46


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

09:09


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

17:27


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

14:27


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:07


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:09


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

11:46


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:24


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:30


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

07:49


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:01