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Arts/Lit
‹‹ V.15 No.34 | August 24 - 30, 2006

Art Magnified

The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit

National Hispanic Cultural Center

By Abi Blueher
Teatro Nuevo México’s production of   The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit   runs this weekend at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.
Teatro Nuevo México’s production of The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit runs this weekend at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.

The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit, a story by Ray Bradbury, revolves around a conman named Gomez and his desire for a $60 white suit. Gomez and five other men pool their money to buy the suit. They then take turns wearing it, and it magically transforms each into the man he dreams of being. The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit will be playing at the National Hispanic Cultural Center, 1701 Fourth Street SW, Aug. 31 to Sept. 2, at 8 p.m. A free community outreach performance will be performed on Wednesday, Aug. 30, at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15, $20, $25. 883-7800, ticketmaster.com.