The “Voices from Beyond the Dark” play by Ariel Dorfman explores the lives and causes of 37 human rights defenders from around the world.  We will be premiering a new version of the play that has been adapted and will be directed by Jon Viar (director, actor, playwright), which will include three new human rights defenders from Spain: Irene Villa (journalist, writer, psychologist, and athlete), Father Angel Garcia (Catholic priest, philanthropist, founder and president of the Mensajeros de la Paz NGO), as well as Jon Viar.  CIS University – The College for International Studies is sponsoring this special event that will take place on Thursday, September 29th at 7:00 PM at the El Beatriz Madrid auditorium.