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Jangueo and Teatro in the South Bronx

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BETSY: Is she Irish or Puerto Rican? Latino-Appalachian musical back by popular demand Bronx-based Latino ensemble Pregones Theater is proud of the return engagement of BETSY, its latest creative collaboration with the Appalachian artists of Roadside Theater in Kentucky. BETSY narrates the story of a Bronx Puerto Rican jazz singer who stirs up the little known history of her Scotch-Irish ancestry. Alive with the fire of Jazz, Bluegrass, and Latin compositions delivered by three powerful vocalists and a five-member Latin-Appalachian band, BETSY is a sure-fire, toe-tapping, finger-snapping delight for theater and music lovers alike. One-week only engagement, November 20th through November 23rd, at the new Pregones Theater. BETSY is presented in English with simultaneous Spanish language supertitles. For ticket information, call 718-585-1202, or go online to www.pregones.org . BETSY is the irresistible story of a young woman and the fascinating ghosts of her past: an orphane