Alcestis Ascending http://apr.org en Cuban-American Troupe To Perform In NY, Havana http://apr.org/post/cuban-american-troupe-perform-ny-havana <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>It's difficult enough for actors to perform a play in two languages and make sure the audience understands. An Alabama-based partnership of Cubans and Americans is tackling that and more with an unusual engagement in New York.</p><p>The cast and crew of "Alcestis Ascending" are preparing for one of just a handful of joint Cuban-American plays to hit the Big Apple since the Cuban revolution of the 1950s.</p><p>They'll perform in Tuscaloosa starting Monday, then move the show to New York on July 9. Finally, the production will head to Havana.</p> Sat, 29 Jun 2013 17:04:12 +0000 The Associated Press 33246 at http://apr.org Cuban-American Troupe To Perform In NY, Havana