WEEKEND FESTIVAL SPOTLIGHTS LATINO COMEDY
AUSTIN, Texas — Teatro Vivo is proud to present the Mexcentrics 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 and community. The different solo and ensemble acts reflect the complexity and beauty of Latino life and culture with authenticity, sincerity, and laughter. The event will be hosted by Howard Beecher and includes performances from stand-up comedians Vanessa Gonzalez and Jesse Pangelinan, as well as the improv comedy troupe Shades of Brown and Teatro Vivo’s sketch comedy troupe, the Mexcentrics. (Advisory Warning: Adult Content)
Date: August 4-6, 2016 Thursday – Saturday
Showtimes: 8pm on Thursday August 4, 8pm and 10pm on Friday and Saturday August 5-6
Location: Mexican American Cultural Center (600 River St, Austin, TX 78701)
Mario Ramirez, Teatro Vivo’s Executive Artistic Director, says “it’s exciting to have such a talented team of professional actors and comedians who love to make people laugh, and are dedicated to delivering an honest look at the Latino experience.”
Come join us en la riza!