Mexico Beyond Mariachi
presents Sugar Skull!
A Día de Los Muertos Musical Adventure
Twelve-year-old Vita Flores thinks her family has gone loco planning a celebration for deceased loved ones. Why throw a party for the dead? But when a spirited candy skeleton suddenly springs to life, Vita finds herself on a magical, musical journey to unravel the true meaning of Day of the Dead.
Meet Sugar Skull, a charismatic skeleton with a secret or two. With her skeletal new friend, Vita dances with ancient ancestors, sings with a sorrowful sorceress, escapes the trickster Chaneques, and even meets the famous Catrina Calavera. But can this clever youth gather the missing pieces needed for her family ofrenda before it’s too late?
Sugar Skull! is a joyous, heartfelt adventure that delves into the rich, tuneful traditions of Día de los Muertos. Featuring a company of gifted musicians and dancers, this colorful stage production is the perfect autumn entertainment for youth and family audiences alike.
Mexico Beyond Mariachi is a multicultural ensemble of professional musicians, actors, dancers, and teaching artists whose love of Mexican traditions and way of life shines bright in every performance. The New York City company’s philosophy is rooted in the belief that art and culture are integral in the development of every individual’s outlook on life.
ticketmaster.com is a resale marketplace. Ticket prices may be above or below face value.
Create your own Choice series, and save 10 percent, by purchasing tickets to four or more eligible events in one transaction.
support provided by
McQuaide Blasko Endowment