Friday, March 20, 2015

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.

Luis Salgado was profiled in the Puerto Rican newspaper Primera Hora, where he speaks of his career as an actor-singer-dancer-choreographer-director-teacher-arts activist. To take a look at the article, which is in Spanish, click on the photo at right.

Pablo Andrade stars in the short film The Tablecloth (written and directed by Youssef Lahlou). The film is an official selection of the 2015 Short Film Corner at the world famous Cannes Film Festival (scheduled to take place in May in Cannes, France).

A.B. Lugo booked a role in the feature film El Gallo (written by Joel Luna and directed by Ali Abouomar). The film, which stars Monte Bezell, Chris LaPlanta, José Ramón Rosario and Francesca Van Horne, also stars Manny AlfaroDenia Brache, AR García, Abraham Makany, Paul Mauriello, Lara Goldie, José A. Esquea, and Luna, and is currently shooting in New York City.

Jason Torres will be starring in the short film The Runner of Pamplona (written by Erik Wegner and directed by Steve Rahaman), scheduled to go into production shortly. For more information about the film, click here.

Susan Rybin was interviewed by Víctor Solano in the Univision program "Acá entre nos", where she spoke about her role in the Walter Ventosilla play El mandatorio idiota, which is currently running at IATI Theater in Manhattan's East Village, which is directed by Jorge B. Merced and also starring Vivian Deangelo. To see the interview (which is in Spanish and also featured Fabián Zarta of the production), click on the video 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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