Augusto Casafranca, actor
Ana Correa, musical accompaniment
Grupo Yuyachkani, which in Quechua means "I am thinking" or "I am remembering,"
is the name chosen by a Peruvian theater group formed in 1971. Yuyachkani's plays
are created around dancing, music, traditions, masks, and other elements of our
culture. The group's fifteen plays reveal a theatrical insight into Peru through
the theater. Over the years, the group has taken its shows and didactic sessions
to many different parts of the country, where they have, in turn, nurtured their
creativity with the life and customs of the peoples.
Adios Ayacucho, the tale of a Peruvian peasant tortured and killed by the
military whose soul returns to Lima in search of his remains and eternal peace,
is directed by Miguel Rubio Zapata and based on an adaptation of the novel by