Friday, October 28, 2016

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.

Aileene Pérez, Iván L. Argudo, and Mayté Hernández were featured in the Entreactos y Telones column of the weekly New York newspaper La Voz Hispana, where their participation in the upcoming Teatro Vanguardia USA production of Sinfonía en Do mayor (y La menor) was highlighted. The play was written by 2016 HOLA Awards recipient Yoshvani Medina, directed by Argudo, and will star Pérez, Hernández, Edward Azcorra and 2016 HOLA Awards recipient Laura Spalding in the cast. The production is scheduled for a November run in the Producers' Club Theaters, located in the theater district of midtown Manhattan. To read the article, which is in Spanish, click on the article at right.

Enmanuel García Villavicencio is directing the Matías Montes Huidobro play Gas en los poros. The E3Outlaws Productions play will be presented in November as part of the En Un Acto Theater and Film Festival, presented in November by TEBA at the Broadway Blackbox Theater in Manhattan's Washington Heights neighborhood.

Manuel A. Morán, shown at left, co-directed (with Kristian Otero) the multi-part documentary Títeres en el Caribe hispano, two parts of which will be screened as part of the Borimix Festival. One part, devoted to Cuba, will screen on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at Teatro SEA in The Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural and Educational Center (home to HOLA), located in Manhattan's Loísaida neighborhood. The other part, devoted to the Dominican Republic, will screen on Friday, November 18, 2016 at El Comisionado Dominicano de Cultura en EEUU, located in Manhattan's Washington Heights neighborhood. For more information, click here or here.

Lucio Fernández starred in, co-wrote, and directed Vampire in Union City. The film will have a special screening on Friday, october 28, 2016 just in time for Halloween at the Union City Museum/William V. Musto Cultural Center in the West Hoboken area of Union City, New Jersey. For more information, 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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