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Luis miguel valdez (born june 26, 1940) is an american playwright, actor, writer and film director regarded as the father of chicano theater in the united states. Free essay: “zoot suit” by luis valdez based on the infamous 1942 “sleepy lagoon” murder mystery and the resulting “zoot suit riots” in los angeles . Zoot suit has 423 ratings and 33 reviews shawn said: i'm not much for watching or especially reading dramatic plays, but this one, an audiotaped version. After opening at the mark taper forum in los angeles nearly 40 years ago, luis valdez’s production is revived at its home theater.