Anthem to Aztlan

Jun 14, 2018 - Jun 30, 2018

He fought for a glory in the ring, and for justice in the streets. From championship conteender to a people’s champion. Playwright Tlalóc Rivas examines the controversial life of Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales.

Once the #3 ranked flyweight in the country who becaume a nationally renowned as the radical leader of the “Crusade for Justice”. A man respected and vilified simulataneously. A poet whose landmark work gave Chicano’s a history and a
sense of pride and power. Corky Gonzales presented our past so that we could accept our future. Special performance June 18th in honor of Corky’s 90th birthday.

written by Tlaloc Rivas
directed by Anthony J Garcia