***Winner of the 2022 National New Play Network Smith Prize for Political Theatre***
THE NAFTA PLAY, OR THE INVISIBLE HAND OF GOD TOUCHED ME IN A BAD PLACE
a new play
When mid-level manager Jaime Ramirez gets the promotion of a lifetime, he’s sure moving his family to central Mexico will change their lives for the better. But his plans are turned on their head when he falls for his employee, a woman dead set on changing working conditions and extinguishing American capitalist ideals. Should he fire her and squash her labor rebellion, risking a sexual harassment suit in the process, or should he join the fight against his greedy employers and sacrifice the fortunes they’ve promised him?
Winner of the National New Play Network Smith Prize for Political Theatre.