Underlining Shakespeare’s ability to speak to the world at large, A Soldier in Every Son The Rise of the Aztecs, by Mexican writer Luis Mario Moncada is directly inspired by Shakespeares History plays and charts the story and foundation of The Aztec Nation. It joins the Nations at War repertoire on 29 June and is a co-production with Compañía Nacional de Teatro de México and The Anglo Mexican Foundation.
The Mexican actors joining the UK Company are: Diego Jauregui, Mariana Giménez, Hector Holten, Israel Islas, Marco Antonio García and Andres Weiss.
Joining Roxana on the creative team are Set Designer Jorge Ballina and Costume Designer Eloise Kazan (both from Mexico) and lighting designer Chahine Yavroyan (from the UK).
http://www.worldshakespearefestival.org.uk Source: A Soldier in Every Son