Otro Teatro’s production of Frágil (written by César Brié) won three awards, including Best Production at the Third Annual Theater Festival of the Comisionado Dominicano en los Estados Unidos. The production also won for Best Director (Billy Martín Mejía, shown above left; also see below) and Best Actress (Sandy Hernández, shown above right). The production also stars Angie Regina and Miguel Maldonado. Also at the festival, the production of El deseo de Sofía (conceived and helmed by Ernesto De Villa Bejjani, shown at left) won second place production honors.
Éric Dominique Pérez, shown at right, was highlighted in the off-off-Broadway section of BroadwayWorld for his self-penned solo show El Gringuito (directed by A.B. Lugo and assistant directed by Billy Martín Mejía, see above), which will be presented in March at the Downtown Urban Theater Festival (DUTF). To read the article, click here.
Abraham Makany acted in a late-night version of the popular Shakespeare play Romeo and Juliet. Dubbed The Shakes: Romeo and Juliet, it was directed by Kel Haney and Liz Carlson and presented in January and February by The Bats at the Flea Theater, located in Manhattan’s Tribeca neighborhood. For more information, click here.
Félix Hiciano is performing in a workshop presentation of his self-penned solo show This is Me Stripped. The show will take place in February at the Manhattan Repertory Theater, located in the theater district of midtown Manhattan. For more information, click here.
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