'El Che' Seeks To Understand Man Behind Ubiquitous T-Shirt

By Steve Goldstein
Published: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:11pm
Updated: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:13pm
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Che Guevara

The challenges of writing about an iconic historical figure are daunting and they grow if you’re also an actor taking on the role. Valley actor Marcelino Quiñonez wrote "El Che" and plays the title role of Che Guevara.

Performances run over the weekend at the Phoenix Center for the Arts.

KJZZ's Here and Now spoke with Quinonez.