Tomás and the Library Lady

By José Cruz González, Music and Lyrics by José Cruz González, Music Arranged and Performed by Adam Jacobson, Adapted from the book by Pat Mora

Ages 5 and up

Weekends, Oct. 21 - Nov. 12, 2017: Saturdays (1 & 4pm), Sundays (1pm)

Location: Tempe Center for the Arts Studio

Price: $12-$30

Tomás loves stories! Papa Grande tells them to him todas las noches but soon Tomás knows all of them by heart. One day while his family is in Iowa picking crops, Tomás meets the Library Lady and nothing is ever the same again. Based on the true story of Tomás Rivera and the book by Pat Mora, this play is a celebration of reading, imagination and creativity.


Estimated Run Time:  45 mins + 10 min. Q&A


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Adapted from the book "Tomás and the Library Lady" by Pat Mora, illustrated by Raul Colón. Published by Random House Children's Books, a division of Random House, Inc. Text copyright (c) 1997 by Pat Mora. All rights reserved. 

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