Collection CHC5215 - Manuel Pereiras García Playscripts

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Manuel Pereiras García Playscripts


  • 1977-1991 (Creation)


3 Boxes

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Manuel Pereiras García was born in Cifuentes, Cuba in 1950 and is the author and translator of numerous plays in English and Spanish. His works have been performed at Mercy College, Dumé Spanish Theatre, Stonewall Repertory Theatre, Theatre of New City, and INTAR Theatre. Pereiras García has also written about the history of theater with a focus on Cuban and Spanish drama. In 1998, his complete plays were published by Presbyter’s Peartree. He currently resides in New York City.

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The Manuel Pereiras García playscripts collection consists of playscripts authored or translated by Cuban-born playwright Manuel Pereiras García between 1977 and 1991.

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Playscripts are arranged in alphabetical order by title.

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This collection is open for research.

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Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner.  Please, contact for more information.

Preferred citation: Manuel Pereiras García Playscripts, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida.

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  • English
  • Spanish

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The Manuel Pereiras García playscripts were donated to the Cuban Heritage Collection in part by Lillian Manzor. A number of the scripts were transfered from the José Corrales Papers (gift of Evan Senreich, 2004).

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José Corrales Papers (CHC5149), Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries

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Sponsor Note: This collection processed with the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.

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Collection-level record updated by Amanda Moreno, March 2021.

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