Performers and directors/designers of Puerto Rican descent who won Asociación de Cronistas de Espectáculos de Nueva York (ACE) Awards this year were highlighted in the Héctor Luis Sin Censura blog. They include HOLA members Xiomara Cintrón, Caridad del Valle, A.B. Lugo, Manuél A. Morán, Héctor Luis Rivera (see below), Raúl Rivera (see below), Jeannie Sol and Kathy Tejada (see below). To read the blog, which is in Spanish, click here. (Top row, left to right: Cintrón, del Valle; second row, left to right: Lugo, Morán; third row, left to right: H.L. Rivera, R. Rivera; bottom row, left to right: Sol, Tejada).
Raúl Rivera (see above and below) is directing the Teatro Experimental Blue Amigos (TEBA) production of José Adolfo Pichardo's La otra cara de Nadís. Starring Enmanuel García Villavicencio (see below), Ramón Hierro and Yvette Quintero (see below), the show will take place in March at the Broadway Blackbox Theater, located in Manhattan's Washington Heights neighborhood. For more information, click here.