About the Production
South of the 8 is an interview-based theater production that explores issues of culture and identity in neighborhoods south of the I-8 in San Diego, considered by many to be a dividing line in the city. South of the 8 seeks to break down stereotypes and engage in community dialogue, by showcasing the real-life stories and experiences of individuals from a variety of backgrounds who live “South of the 8”, shining a light on untold stories from these neighborhoods.
Production Team And Cast
Sara Zatz and Daniela Rivera, in collaboration with the performers
Cast Iyari Arteaga, Trendale Charon, DeAndre Clay, Omar Romman Johnson, Autumn Mercy Rapson; Understudy: Cortez Johnson
City Heights Performance Annex, San Diego, California (March 2017)
La Jolla Playhouse