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BBC explores issues raised in Denver Center’s “Just Like Us”

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By John Moore

"Boston Calling," a BBC radio program that puts a global perspective  on the American experience, is currently exploring the issues raised in the Denver Center Theatre Company’s recent world-premiere play, "Just Like Us." 

Listen by clicking here.

The episode, titled “Between Immigrant and Citizen” and reported by Jason Margolis, talks about “how the play is trying to humanize the national debate over immigration reform.”

"Just Like Us" actor Yunuen Pardo featured on Telemundo Denver

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"Just Like Us" actor Yunuen Pardo, center above, is interviewed on Telemundo Denver. To watch the video, Just click on this link.

Its description, in Spanish: “En Denver, se lleva a cabo una obra de teatro que cuenta la historia de cualquier inmigrante, que llegó a este país en busca de un futuro mejor, conversamos con una de sus protagonistas.”

Translated: “In Denver, a play that tells the story of any immigrant who came to this country in search of a better future. We talked with one of its protagonists.”

Just Like Us: Theatre that makes the political personal … and entertaining

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From left: Actors Adriana Gaviria, Cynthia Bastidas, Yunuen Pardo (fromt) and Ruth Livier.

By John Moore

The Denver Center Theatre Company’s world-premiere play Just Like Us takes place against the backdrop of both local and national politics. But audiences are discovering a human story that does what theater does best: It makes the political personal, engaging and even entertaining.

Meet the cast video series: Yunuen Pardo

In this new YouTube series, we briefly introduce you to the actors performing in our plays in a more fun way than ever before. Episode 2: Yunuen Pardo, who will be playing Marisela in the Denver Center Theatre Company’s world premiere staging of “Just Like Us” from Oct. 4-Nov. 3, 2013, in The Stage Theatre. Call 303-893-4100 or go to www.denvercenter.org. Video by John Moore. Run time: 2 minutes.

Coming tomorrow: Meet John Patrick Hayden of “Death of a Salesman”

Previous episode:

Lauren Klein