About Productions celebrates 25 years

Friday, May 2nd, 2014
aboutpdAbout...Productions is celebrating 25 years of creating original interdisciplinary theaterworks and educational programs that provoke new perspectives on history, humanity, and culture. They are holding unique fundraising events to celebrate their history and support the programs future.   About...Productions… Read More

Xicana Crowdsourcing Project

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

AdeRisa Productions turns to AIM/Hatchfund for their film "Bruising for Besos"

  adelinaActress, Playwright and Director Adelina Anthony and her team have launched a fundraising campaign for the film "Bruising for Besos" through the artist driven non-profit organization, AIM/Hatchfund.… Read More

Dialogue/Diálogos at Kidworks

Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Dialogue/Diálogos the two-year bilingual theatre project to gather and tell the stories of the Santa Ana Latino community will be at Kidworks 1902 W. Chestnut in Santa Ana at 6:30 pm on April 30, 2014.   Hosted alongside with the South Coast Repertory, and its community partner, Latino Health Access (LHA), the series of workshops and story circles in the community are turning… Read More

Dialogue/Diálogos readings in April

Friday, March 28th, 2014
Staged reading with Dialogue/Diálogos teaching artistsMembers of the Santa Ana community—and others—are invited to attend one or more staged readings of a new community-inspired play by José Cruz González. The play-in-development is part of Dialogue/Diálogos, a creative partnership between Read More

Richard Montoya’s ‘Water & Power’ Film

Monday, March 10th, 2014
richardmontoya_wpActor & playwright Richard Montoya, founding member of the Chicano comedy-theater troupe Culture Clash began adapting his neo-noir stage drama "Water & Power" for the screen in 2007. As a Sundance… Read More

The Talented Linda Nieves-Powell

Friday, August 9th, 2013
lindanievespowellWriter, Director and Producer Linda Nieves-Powell contacted me through the Twitterverse to inform me about her latest project which is a 2013 Sundance Screenwriter’s Lab Finalist.   Nieves-Powell's YO SOY LATINA! is now a screenplay entitled SIX OF ME.  It is a funny and very moving… Read More

Zoot Suit Riots 70 years later

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013
The Zoot Suit Riots happened 70 years ago this week, In reminding relatives and friends they said "Yeah that was a long time ago. Why should we remember that?" and I must admit that was stunning. For me the reasons are clear… Read More

Octavio Solis Playwright & Director

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
Author of over 20 plays, Octavio Solis is considered by many to be one of the most prominent Latino playwrights in America. With works that both draw on and transcend the Mexican-American experience, he is a writer and director whose style defies formula, examining the darkness, magic and humor of humanity with brutal honesty and… Read More

Rene Millan: The Academic & The Artist

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
In a recent podcast of "The Academic & The Artist" actor Rene Millan describes landing the lead role in Culture Clash's 'American Night: The Ballad of Juan José'.

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Theater: Dialogue / Diálogos

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013
HELP WRITE A PLAY BY SHARING YOUR STORIES! South Coast Repertory in partnership with Latino Health Access is working with Dialogue / Diálogos’ Story Circle project. They are requesting the experiences and help of the people in Santa Ana to create a… Read More