Category: featured

Teatro Vivo Presents the 7th Annual Austin Latino New Play Festival


  Playwrights Kelly McBurnette-Andronicos, Anthony Aguilar, and Luis Vega Showcase Diverse Voices AUSTIN, Texas, February 8, 2017 – Teatro Vivo presents the 7th annual Austin Latino New Play Festival (ALNPF) in collaboration with ScriptWorks, March 3-4 at the Emma S. Barrientos-Mexican…

Read More

Diablos, Shepherds, & Payasadas


Teatro Vivo Presents Nuestra Pastorela AUSTIN, Texas — Teatro Vivo is excited to present Nuestra Pastorela, a play that offers a unique twist on a favorite holiday tradition. This story promises to be a fun evening at the theatre for…

Read More

Celebrate the Ghosts and Legends of South Texas


TEATRO VIVO PRESENTS STORIES THAT MUST NOT DIE   AUSTIN, Texas — Teatro Vivo is excited to present Stories That Must Not Die, a recollection of tales from South Texas and along the Rio Grande. Stories that have been passed…

Read More

Teatro Vivo Presents “EL” by Raul Garza

EL home slider

New Play Explores Power of Truth and Storytelling AUSTIN, Texas — Teatro Vivo is thrilled to present EL, a new play by Raul Garza.  Through humor, sadness, and strong allusions to Latino culture, EL takes us through the hardships of…

Read More


Mexcentrics Home Slider

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…

Read More

Stories of Us April 21- May 8

Stories of us Home Slider

Teatro Vivo’s explores Afro-Latino identity in new play: Stories of Us Teatro Vivo is proud to present Stories of Us, a production that takes an in-depth look at Latino and Black relations. The play uses a variety of performance styles…

Read More

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…

Read More

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

Screen Shot 2015-05-05 at 8.24.42 PM

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…

Read More

The Panza Monologues

Screen Shot 2015-01-26 at 9.15.00 PM

Teatro Vivo presents the Austin premiere of The Panza Monologues Telling our truths straight from the panza. Written, compiled and collected by Virginia Grise and Irma Mayorga Directed and performed by Florinda Bryant and Deanna Deolloz with Eva Mc Quade…

Read More

Teatro Vivo presents Aye, No! By Liz Coronado Castillo

Screen Shot 2014-10-14 at 11.50.05 PM

  Teatro Vivo presents the Austin premiere of Aye, No! one abuelita, two tías, and three fairy drag queens a bilingual comedy written by Liz Coronado Castillo and directed by Ricky Ramon Performances are November 6 – 23, 2014 Thurs…

Read More