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Teatro Vivo’s La Pastorela: A Background of the Play

Teatro Vivo will be performing the Mexican Christmas story La Pastorela for their Christmas show this year. Pastorela is a Mexican Christmas story from the shepherd’s perspective. Although the plot of the story revolves around religion, the story is filled…

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Announcing the Austin Latino New Play Festival 2016

    Teatro Vivo Announces Austin Latino New Play Festival 2016 Call for Entries Teatro Vivo is pleased to announce a call for applicants for their annual Austin Latino New Play Festival (ALNPF) presented in collaboration with ScriptWorks to run…

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An Encore Performance of El Nogalar – Written by Tanya Saracho. Directed by Rudy Ramirez

An adaptation of Anton Chekov’s The Cherry Orchard “What would you risk for the land you love?” Directed by Rudy Ramirez. Performed by Yesenia Yadira Herrington, Krysta Gonzales, Olivia Jimenez, Gricelda Silva, Jesus Valles Eight Performances! Two Weeks! Performances are:…

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Verano en Vivo August 20 – 30 – 2015

Verano en Vivo August 20 – 30 – 2015 Los Tequileros Aug. 20-23 First Weekend Two Souls and a Promise and Crossing the Rio Aug 27-30 Second Weekend All performances are Thurs – Sat 8 pm Sunday 2 pm Teatro…

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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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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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Teatro Vivo and ZACH present , Cenicienta – Cinderella, a new bilingual theatre for youth production.

 

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The Panza Monologues

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…

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Teatro Vivo presents Aye, No! By Liz Coronado Castillo

  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…

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Austin Latino New Play Festival Spotlight: Dramaturge Brianna Figueroa

  Brianna Figueroa was the dramaturge for Luchadora, which debuted on May 9, 2014, at the Mexican American Cultural Center in downtown Austin. After the show, I caught up with Brianna to ask her some questions about theatre, her job…

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