Dancing in my Cockroach Killers

Performance Dates

DC Premiere!

Inspired by friends, family, and Latino icons as varied as Lolita Lebrón, Joe Cuba, and Iris Chacón, Gomez’s characters face real life challenges with courage and flair. This pulsating bilingual musical (English and Spanish) is full of hope, passion, and laugh-out-loud humor. 

Produced in collaboration with Pregones Theater, NYC

Production Information

Approximate Running Time
90 minutes


Soledad, La Fulana
Magdalena, Luisa
Libertad, Lolita
Virgilio, Nieto 1
Christian, Nieto 2
Lydia, Mariana

Creative Team

Costume Designer
Choreographer for musicals
Musical Director
Book Writer
Lighting Designer