The Yale Repertory Theatre presents the East Coast premiere of “Lydia,” directed by Juliette Carrillo and written by Octavio Solis, from Friday at 8 p.m. through Feb. 28. Previews run to Feb. 11; opening night is Feb. 12.
“Lydia,” produced last year at Denver Center Theatre Company, is set in 1970s Texas. Lydia, an undocumented maid, is welcomed into the Flores home to help with their disabled daughter, and leads the family on a journey of discovery.
Tickets for the show range from $35 to $65. The theater is at 1120 Chapel St., New Haven. Information: 203-432-1234 or www.yalerep.org.
‘Lydia’ at Yale Rep Katie Bushey Hartford Courant 2/5/09