The Denver Center Theatre Company has put on the first major English version of “The House of the Spirits.” It’s based on Isabelle Allende’s bestselling novel of the same name. The story captures 40 years of political and family history in Latin America. The narrator is Alba. the grand daughter of the family patriarch, Esteban Trueba. Caridad Svich brought "The House of the Spirits" to life on the stage. She’s an award-winning playwright who first wrote the play in Spanish. Svich spoke with Colorado Public Radio’s Sadie Babits.

 

The House of The Spirits runs now through October 23 at the Denver Center Theatre Company.