A musical on friendship in the time of an eviction
LOS ANGELES — A new musical about two men—one Filipino and the other Irish—who form a friendship as eviction looms for the both of them, will be performed at the Sanctuary, Pico-Union Project this month.
Written by Carlene Sobrino Bonnivier and Reme Grefalda, “Warrior” is about two fictional residents of the International Hotel in San Francisco.
“They decide they have one last fight left in them. This is it. They will not leave,” says Bonnivier.
“The musical is deeply inspired by the nine-year struggle, waged by 150 old-timers who lived in the International Hotel—the last vestige of what had once been a vibrant community in San…
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