Anoka-Ramsey Actors Perform 'Las Hermanas Padilla'

Updated: 01/10/2014 12:39 PM
Created: 01/10/2014 11:28 AM
By: Jennie Olson

Anoka-Ramsey Community College actors are gearing up for the production of "Las Hermanas Padilla."

The show tells the story of 10 sisters-in-law who live in a remote part of Mexico and are waiting for their husbands to return home from war. The women bond and build a life together during the ordeal.

Performances take place at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 16 and 17 at the Coon Rapids Campus Performing Arts Center.

Tickets cost $8 in advance at

The show will then be performed at the Region 5 Kennedy Center festival in Lincoln, Neb., from Jan. 19-25. More than 84 colleges will be represented at the festival.

Proceeds from the Jan. 17 performance will help offset transportation costs to the festival.

Coon Rapids Campus Performing Arts Center
Photo: Courtesy of Anoka-Ramsey Community College

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