By Hilary Bettis
Directed by José Zayas
Gripping Family Drama
Recommended for High School age and up
Run time is 1 hour and 40 minutes with no intermission
72 miles. It’s the distance between Tucson, Arizona and Nogales, Mexico—and the distance between a recently deported mother and her American-born husband and children. 72 miles to go… follows one family over a decade as they grow up, fall in love, fight in wars, and fight for each other. This play by Hilary Bettis (“The Americans”) returns to the Alley following development in the 2019 Alley All New Festival and its world premiere Off-Broadway.
October 15 - November 14, 2021
November 15 - November 28, 2021
The production contains strobe effects.
72 miles to go… contains Language and brief discussions of Sexual Situations. To learn more about the content of this show, please click here for our content advisory page.
Before you attend the performance, the program provides cast bios, sponsor backgrounds, and further reading. Read.