San José, Calif. - Nov. 23, 2010- The National Hispanic University (NHU) is pleased to present the student production of La Pastorela Popular de San José. Performances are scheduled for Dec. 10 and 11 at 6 p.m. in the NHU auditorium, located at 14271 Story Road, San José. Tickets are $5 for the general public. For tickets and information, call 1-408-729-2208.
La Pastorela is a unique tale of the shepherds’ journey to witness Christmas. It’s a beautiful story of a pilgrimage fraught with temptations of the seven sins as the devil tries to prevent the shepherds from reaching their destination. Dr. Carlos Von Son, a professor of Latin American Studies at NHU, directed the production. The cast includes 33 student actors from the Latino College Preparatory Academy and the NHU Early University Program.
About The National Hispanic University
The National Hispanic University (NHU) was founded in 1981 to provide Hispanic students with access to quality higher education. NHU offers a diverse portfolio of undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs in business, education and information technology, delivered in a multicultural, collaborative and supportive learning environment. The 11-acre campus is located in California’s Silicon Valley. NHU is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), http://www.wascsenior.org. More than 500 students attend NHU. For more information, visit www.NHU.edu.