Thursday, February 9, 2012

HOLA Member Bochinche

Bochinche refers to "gossip." In this sense, we use it to mention HOLA members who are getting acting and performance gigs. The names of HOLA members are in boldface.

Manuel Herrera, shown at left, along with Janny Landaverde, are hosting a radio program called "Acceso Directo." The entertainment news program will air Saturdays at noon Eastern time (9am Pacific time) at the internet radio station Radio Nación Latina. To tune in, go to their website here.

Luis Salgado is one of the investors of Peter and the Starcatcher. The acclaimed new American play is written by Tony Award nominee Rick Elice and will be directed by Tony Award winner Roger Rees and Drama Desk Award winner and Tony Award nominee Alex Timbers. Preview performances on Broadway at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre begin Wednesday, March 28, 2012, with an official opening night slated for Sunday, April 15, 2012. For more information, click here or here. In the video below, get a behind-the-scenes look into the workshop of wood artisan John Long as he handcrafts the logo art for the show. For more information about the production, click here.

Emmanuelle Bordas will be singing in the musical revue Jukebox Part Deux: the 70’s. Produced by Jazz Vox, directed by Cilla Owens and accompanied by a five-piece band, the revue will take place Friday, February 10, 2012 at 9pm at the famed cabaret Don’t Tell Mama, located on Restaurant Row in the theater district of midtown Manhattan. For more information, click here.

"María Montez" is appearing live in the aptly named show María Montez LIVE. The show will feature an interview the former Queen of Technicolor by Walter Bárbaro and appearances by her sisters Teresita Montez and Ada Consuelo Montez, her publicist Chic Hazzard and others. Some of the people slated to appear include Dalia Davi, A.B. Lugo, Douglas Santiago, Robmariel Olea, Inés García and Arisleyda Lombert (some of whom may or may not appear). María Montez LIVE is produced by Mafer Rodríguez and IShowNYC Productions and will have a February run at the Teatro Bar Times Square in the Roy Arias Studios in the theater district of midtown Manhattan. For more information, click here.

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