A troubled teenager and her estranged mother -
an undocumented Mexican immigrant on the verge of deportation - embark
on a road trip and strive to mend their frayed relationship along the
Miss You Like Hell, a musical with a book and lyrics by
Quiara Alegría Hudes, and music and lyrics by Erin McKeown, is a story
about the barriers and the bonds of family, while also addressing the
complexities of immigration in today's America.
It was premiered in 2016 at the La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego, then at the Public Theater in New York in 2018.