Thursday, January 23, 2014

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.

Pep Muñoz, shown at right, and Kelly Haran will act in Mar Gómez Glez's play 39 Defaults. Directed by Julián Mesri, the two-hander will be presented by Fifth Wall in January and February at The Club at LaMama E.T.C. in Manhattan's East Village. For more information on this production, click here.

José Roldán, Jr. will be performing his self-penned solo show Father Forgive Me For I Have Sinned (directed by Dante Albertie) at The Network One-Act Festival on Wednesday and Thursday, January 29 and January 30, 2014 at The Network (located in the Fashion District of midtown Manhattan). For more information on this HOLA award-winning show, click here or here.

TEBA (celebrating its 25th season of producing theater) and Compañía Hispana de Actores Sobresalientes (CHAS) are presenting Elektra XXXI, an adaptation of Electra, the classic Greek drama by Euripides. Presented in Spanish and adapted and directed by Emir Cruz, the production will be presented in March at the Broadway Blackbox Theatre (in Manhattan's Washington Heights neighborhood) and star Piedad Castaño, Kevin Pérez, Héctor Luis Rivera, Kathy Tejada, Raúl Rivera, A.B. Lugo, Agar García, among others. For more information about the production, click here (text is in Spanish).

Marco Antonio Rodríguez booked a commercial for Tropicana Casino, which can be seen below.

Martín Untrojb is the voice in Spanish for Starbucks. To listen to his mellifluous voice in a few commercials click on the videos below.

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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