Having created El Pachuco character as the alter ego for the protagonist Henry Reyna in his play "Zoot Suit," playwright and director Luis Valdez was now tasked to find someone who could interpret … [Read more...]
Latinopia Theater Crystal City 1969 from Latinopia.com on Vimeo.
Teatro Cara Mia is a Houston based theater company whose original production Crystal City 1969, celebrates the walk-out by students … [Read more...]
Gregg Barrios is a San Antonio based playwright, poet and critic. In September of 2008, his play Rancho Pancho was premiered in San Antonio, Texas by the San Antonio Classic Theater. The play examines … [Read more...]
EVELINA FERNÁNDEZ - PLAYWRIGHT
IN HER OWN WORDS
It was at Rowan Avenue elementary school that I started writing, I used to write short stories. And it was the first time I got on stage. I used … [Read more...]
Josefina López is an award-winning playwright, poet and novelist who best known for her play, Real Women Have Curves, which was made into a motion picture which Ms. López co-authored. LATINOPIA … [Read more...]
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EL TEATRO CAMPESINO. The official site of the Teatro Campesino. Visit: http://www.elteatrocampesino.com.
SU TEATRO. Official website of the Denver based Su Teatro. … [Read more...]
LATINOPIA TEATRO - DANIEL VALDEZ 'ZOOTSUIT' Daniel Valdez, star of the play Zootsuit, talks about his role as Henry Rayna. LATINOPIA TEATRO AGUSTÍN LIRA & LUIS VALDEZ "EL TEATRO CAMPESINO" … [Read more...]
José Luis Valenzuela is Director of the New Los Angeles Theater Center, located in downtown Los Angeles. The center produces plays reflecting all the communities in Los Angeles. Valenzuela’s roots are … [Read more...]
100 YEARS OF LATINO THEATER IN AMERICA
1900 In Ybor City and Tampa, Florida, Cuban mutual aid societies like El Centro Español de West Tampa, Círculo Cubano and other self-help civic organizations … [Read more...]