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David Gonzalez's Cuentos: Tales from the Latino World

Gunter Theatre

A great introduction to Latino literature and culture, Cuentos paints a vivid picture of the people and rich cultures of the Spanish-speaking world with colorful tales from the Caribbean, South America, and the Bronx. From the silly antics of the Puerto Rican anti-hero Juan Bobo to the mysterious dealings and powers of the Orishas in a suite of Afro-Cuban stories, these tales are filled with memorable characters, fantastic plots, and positive messages for children. Spanish is even sprinkled throughout the stories and songs in such a way that young audiences can repeat and retain their sound and meaning.


Curriculum Connections: Fine Arts, Language Arts, Drama, Performance, Social Studies, World Geography, Culture, Latino Literature, Emotional/Social Development, Social Issues

Recommended Grades:
Feb. 26: 3-5
Feb. 27: 6-7

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