The Merit System

Written by Edwin Sanchez
Directed by Claudia Acosta

A comedic exploration of class and the cost of assimilation within the Nuyorican community, this delicious period piece is set in the late 70s and centers around a young man working his way up the social ladder and an unlikely friendship that grounds him and brings him back to his roots.

Dates & Times

October 29 & 30, November 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13


The Latino Cultural Center
Black Box Theater
2800 Live Oak St.
Dallas, TX 75204

Production will be presented inside, with limited capacity. Masks will be required during performances.


Tickets are available on a sliding scale, empowering attendees to contribute what is feasible within the range of $15-25

Get Tickets