Thursday, May 5, 2016

HOLA Member Bochinche

Bochinche refers to "gossip". In this sense, we use it to highlight 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.

Caridad del Valle, shown at right, was featured in the Héctor Luis Sin Censura blog (edited by Héctor Luis Rivera, also see below) for her starring in the solo show Yo no soy Lupita. Written by Pablo García Gámez (also see below), directed by Leyma López and produced by Álex Vásquez Escaño for Teátrica, the play will take place in May at the Broadway Blackbox Theater, located in Manhattan's Washington Heights neighborhood. To read the blog, which is in Spanish, click here. She was also profiled in El Blog de Pablo for the same production. To read that blog, which is also in Spanish, click here.

Susan Rybinshown at left, wrote and directed the short play El Abuelo. It was presented in May for the Latino Center on Aging at the Silberman School of Social Work in Manhattan's El Barrio neighborhood. The play featured the talents of Nicolás Salgado, Sophia Angelica, Fanny Rybin and Carlos Navedo.

Mônica Steuershown at right, was featured in El Blog de Pablo (edited by Pablo García Gámezalso see above) for her starring role in the Boundless Theatre Company production of Prospect. Written by Octavio Solís and directed by Elena Araoz, the play is having its New York premiere and will run in May and June at Teatro Círculo in Manhattan's East Village. To read the blog, click here.

Manuel A. Moránshown at left, is featured in the Héctor Luis Sin Censura blog (edited by Héctor Luis Rivera, also see above) on account of his directing, producing and starring in A 3 Voces. The award-winning musical revue, which highlights the many musical trios of Latin America), features vocal and musical direction by Iván Alexander Bautista and will be produced in May at Teatro SEA, located in the Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural and Educational Center (home to HOLA) in Manhattan's Loísaida neighborhood. In addition to Morán and Bautista, the company of singers and musicians will include Ana Campos, Edwin Vázquez, Román Rojas, George Sáenz, Sebastián Cruz, Juan Gerena and Sinuhé Padilla Isunza. To read the blog, which is in Spanish, click 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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