Theater performance inspired by a historic event. In the year 711 B.C, the dynasty of the Cranium of the Snake “Tonina”, decided to attack “Palenque” and take the ruler Kan Joy Chitam II into captivity. 20 actors, live prehispanic music, dance, rituals, and magnificent costumes recreate priests, servants, warriors, and rulers in a fascinating performance full of colors, aromas, and sensations that will transport us into the heart of the Mayan world.
Theater performance “Palenque Rojo”
Rating: all audiences
Cast: 21 actors
Spoken language: Maya Lacandon (Hand Program in different languages)
Opening night in San Cristobal de las Casas (Chiapas, Mexico), the 13th of December 2007 and still running…