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Latino Alumni Network event at Chicago Latino Film Festival

Wednesday, May 3rd 2017
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Event Description

Join the Latin@ Alumni Network for an outing on May 3 in support of the 33rd Chicago Latino Film Festival. First, the group will gather for food and conversation at Emilio’s Tapas Sol y Nieve. Then they will take a short, three-minute walk to the AMC River East 21 Theatres and enjoy the Peruvian comedy My Worst Wedding in Spanish with English subtitles.

A little more about the film: Maricielo runs a small shop in a local mall while daydreaming with the torrid romances of her favorite soap opera characters. Her life is turned upside-down when, one day, a little boy named Ignacio and his reluctant butler, Pablo, walk into her store with an unusual proposition: they ask her to pose as a wedding planner so she can derail Ignacio’s father’s (Mexican soap opera superstar Gabriel Soto) wedding. All hell breaks loose at the wedding as Maricielo tries her best to ruin the happy occasion in Adolfo Aguilar’s farcical debut.

Space is very limited. Cost includes show tickets and light appetizers. Dinner is on your own. Register by May 1 at the link above or by calling Alumni Relations at (309) 438-2586 or (800) 366-4478.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.


Alumni Relations
(309) 438-2586