Objective: Author - Dolores Prida: As introduction to the study of Beautiful Senoritas, we will begin by examining the playwright, Dolores Prida. Cuban American playwright Dolores Prida has written more than a dozen plays and musicals that achieved critical acclaim. Her plays are known for their frank portrayal of the difficulties faced by immigrants who try to embrace a new culture without losing their old one. Today's class will examine the playwright, her life, career, and other works.
1) Class Discussion: Introduce the play to the class. Beautiful Senoritas was written by the Cuban American playwright Dolores Prida. Give the class a basic overview of Dolores Prida:
Cuban American playwright Dolores Prida began her writing career while working for a restaurant chain, and went on to write more than a dozen plays and musicals that achieved critical acclaim. Her writings have explored the prejudices that face immigrants, and...
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