Wednesday, October 30, 2013

HOLA Member Bochinche

Bochinche refers to “gossip”. In this sense, we use it to mention HOLA members or Friends of HOLA who are getting acting, performance or similarly artistic gigs and/or recognition in the media. The names of HOLA members and Friends of HOLA are listed below in boldface. To see what other HOLA members are doing currently, click here.

Lorraine Rodríguez, Annie Henk, Anthony Ruiz and Raymond Piniella are starring in the feature film Eli Moran (written and directed by TJ Collins), currently shooting in New York.

2013 HOLA Awards recipient Héctor Luis Rivera is currently shooting the film The Lotto Winner (written and directed by Mariluz Acosta) in New York.

Juan Chaves, shown at right, just wrapped up work on the short film Lobo: An Orisha Horror Tale (written and directed by Lina Sarrello and starring Sarrello, Gloria Zelaya and Paola Poucel). The film is expected to hit the film festival circuit. For more information, click here.
Carlos A. González, shown at left, and Liz Iacuzzi's short comedy film, Modern Zombie, was selected to be on the main page of the comedy site For more information or to see the short film (written by González and Iacuzzi and also starring and directed by John McPhalen), click here.

Marco Antonio Rodríguez's HOLA Award-winning play La Luz de un cigarillo (or in English, Ashes of Light)
has been selected to participate in the 30/30– a U.S. Latina/o theatre/NoPassport reading scheme (curated by Caridad Svich and Dominic D'Andrea) where 30 plays by 30 different Latina/o playwrights will be showcased in readings all over the nation. For more information, click here.

Brian Luna is presenting his self-penned solo show, 7th and Eleventh Dimensions (directed by Letia Clouston), at the United Solo Festival in October and November at the Theater Row Studio Theater at Theater Row in the theater district of midtown Manhattan. For more information, click here or here.

If you are an HOLA member or a Friend of HOLA and want to submit a bochinche item, send us an e-mail. If you live in the New York metropolitan area and want to be an HOLA member, why not join? If you live outside the New York metropolitan area and want to be an HOLA member, you can find out more information on how to do so, by clicking here. If you are not a Friend of HOLA, why not become one?

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