Monday, January 5, 2015


By Desi Moreno-Penson

WHEN: Monday, January 12, 2015 @7:30 PM
WHERE: Luna Stage Studio Theatre, 555 Valley Road, West Orange
ADMISSION: Suggested donation $5 at the door
Talkback with playwright following the reading

A Nuyorican journalist searches for her own identity while caught between the reality of her Anglo fiancée and the ideals of the Puerto Rican Nationalist, Lolita Lebron. A surreal tale of race, Puerto Rican politics, and love.

PLEASE NOTE: This reading will be held in our Studio Theatre. Seating will be limited. Reservations are strongly suggested.

CLICK HERE to email your reservation (name and number of seats)


DESI MORENO-PENSON is a playwright/actor based in New York. Her new play, Comida de Puta (F**king Lousy Food) was selected as a finalist for the 2014 O’Neill National Playwrights Conference. The same play is the winner of the 2013 MultiStages New Works Contest and will receive its world premiere production in New York in March 2015 produced by MultiStages Theater Company, MFA in Dramaturgy and Theatre/Literary Criticism from Brooklyn College, semifinalist for the 2007 Princess Grace Award for emerging artists, and has won two playwriting fellowships from the Bronx Council on the Arts.