About Us

Teatro Vivo is dedicated to producing quality bilingual theater accessible to all theater audiences and artists.  Teatro Vivo reflects the heart and soul of the Latino reality by opening a unique window for all to share in this experience.  Teatro…

History

Teatro Vivo is a popular, viable, and culturally necessary arts organization for the Austin community. Committed to developing a new theatrical aesthetic that is based on and draws from the culture, history, and folklore of the Latino experience, Teatro Vivo…

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WEEKEND FESTIVAL PLACES SPOTLIGHT ON LATINO COMEDIANS Teatro Vivo is proud to present Mexcentrics, a Latino Comedy Showcase that spans the first weekend in August. Mexcentrics brings together comedians of varying styles that are united through a sense of culture…

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Mexcentrics Latino Comedy Showcase One weekend – August 4-6

WEEKEND FESTIVAL PLACES SPOTLIGHT ON LATINO COMEDIANS AUSTIN, Texas — Teatro Vivo is proud to present Mexcentrics, a Latino Comedy Showcase that spans the first weekend in August. Mexcentrics brings together comedians of varying styles that are united through a…

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Until Next Year! The 6th Annual Austin Latino New Play Festival Comes to a Close

The Austin Latino New Play Festival (ALNPF) was held this weekend at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, where play writers got to premiere their work to an audience and get their thoughts in the talkback session after…

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Showtime: Austin Latino New Play Festival

As Teatro Vivo is preparing for its sixth annual Austin Latino New Play Festival (ALNPF) in partnership with Script Works, many of our playwrights are also anxiously getting ready to present their stage readings that will take place from February…

Austin Latino New Play Festival 2015: A Look Back at Basilica or The One With the Roosters

On May 14th, Basilica premiered to a packed house at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican-American Cultural Center in Austin, Texas. Written by Andrew Valdez, a recent graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, Basilica focuses on one family’s version…

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Teatro Vivo is proud to present El Nogalar Written by Tanya Saracho. Directed by Rudy Ramirez.

“What would you risk for the land you love?” Starring Yesenia Yadira Herrington, Krysta Gonzales, Olivia Jimenez, Gricelda Silva, Jesus Valles Set Design by Ia Ensterä. Lighting Design by Patrick W Anthony. Costume Design by Jessica Gilzow. Sound Design by…

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The Austin Latino New Play Festival May 14 – 16, 2015

Teatro Vivo Presents Fifth Annual Austin Latino New Play Festival at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center May 14-16, 2015 Playwrights Andrew Valdez, Adriana Garcia, and Jelisa Jay Robinson Create Fresh Takes on the Latino Experience. Teatro Vivo…

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