On Saturday, October 17th, Nobel Prize Winner Mario Vargas Llosa paid a visit to Repertorio Español to see a performance of “Tía Julia and the Scriptwriter,” an adaptation of his mostly autobiographical novel of the same name. WIth a VIP cocktail sponsored by Pisco Portón and together with friends, contributors and board members, familia Repertorio had a magical night with one of the most iconic literary figures alive today.
Check out some of Michael Palma’s excellent shots of the evening below, and see a performance of “Tía Julia and the Scriptwriter” here at Repertorio! For tickets, click here.
Mario Vargas Llosa, board member María Cristina Anzola and playwright Juan Claudio Lechín.
Mario Vargas Llosa with Playwright Caridad Svich and Director José Zayas
Mario Vargas Llosa at the VIP Cocktail at I Trulli
Mario Vargas Llosa with playwright Caridad Svich and José Zayas.
Mario Vargas Llosa with Board Member Francisco Martínez
Theresa González and Deyanira Martínez of The New York Times.
Mario Vargas Llosa took in a performance of “Tía Julia and the Scriptwriter” – based on his largely autobiographical novel of the same name.
Mario Vargas Llosa with Founding Artistic Director René Buch.
Writer Wendy Gimble was also present at the event.
Executive Chef of Goya Foods, Fernando Desa and his wife, Claudia, snap a picture with the writer before the start of the 2nd act.
Executive Producer Robert Weber Federico, Board Member María Cristina Anzola and playwright Juan Claudio Lechín.