Tomás and the Library Lady

Adapted by José Cruz from the book by Pat Mora


The inspiring true story of Tomás (based on the life of Tomás Rivera), the son of migrant farm workers, meets a librarian who introduces him to the wonderful world of books. The stories enrich the lives of Tomás’ family and instill a love of reading. Adapted from the well-loved book, this play can be readily understood by both English and Spanish speakers.

Maryland Ensemble Theatre