2015 HOLA Awards recipient Idalmis García, shown at right, is starring in the one-act play 50 Love Letters. Written by Mercilee Jenkins and directed by Mónica Palmieri, the play is being presented in September as part of Fall One-Act Play Competition 2015 by and at the Manhattan Repertory Company, located in the theater district of midtown Manhattan.
Ángelo Mercado, Jr., shown at right, booked a commercials for a weight loss product and the "I Love NY" campaign.
Billy Martin Mejía and his theater company Otro Teatro NY were selected by El Comisionado Dominicano de Cultura en los Estados Unidos as the winning group to mount a production of Haffe Serulle's play La danza de Mingó. Based on the life of Dominican activist Florinda Muñoz Soriano (also known as Mamá Tingó), the play will be directed by Mejía (with assistant direction from Arturo López) and premiere in September (with a later run in November) at El Comisionado Dominicano de Cultura en EEUU, located in Manhattan's Washington Heights neighborhood. The production will star Angie Regina, Francis Mateo and Maité Bonilla.
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