Wednesday, May 11, 2016

HOLA Member Bochinche

Bochinche refers to "gossip". In this sense, we use it to highlight 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.

Héctor Luis Rivera, shown at rightand Teatro Experimental Blue Amigos (TEBA) are presenting 3 veces De Grandy. An evening of three short plays written by award-winning playwright and actress Julie De Grandy, the plays will be directed by Rivera and presented in June at the Broadway Blackbox Theater, located in Manhattan's Washington Heights neighborhood. The show will star Yvette Quintero, Kathy Tejada, Fernando Vieira, Alejandro Martínez, and Leonel Carrasco. [Shown above, from left to right: Quintero, Tejada.]

Venuz Delmar is presenting a workshop presentation of her musical Exit as part of an evening of work being presented by Sarah Lawrence alumni and graduate students. Written and directed by Delmar (and conceived in collaboration with 
Ioana Preda-Buburuzan), the presentation will take place on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at Dixon Place (in Manhattan's Loísaida neighborhood) and feature Delmar, Angie Regina, Paola Alba, Jean Carlos, Savion Smith and Kamaria Williams in the cast

Lucio Fernández, shown at left, was honored by the Comité Del Desfile de la Hispanidad at a ceremony in May for his work as an artist and for his support and advocacy of the arts in the Tri-State Area (New York-New Jersey-Connecticut).

Asier Kintana will be performing in his self-penned solo show Chaplin: Behind the Character. "Supervised" by Susan Batson, the show will be presented in May and June by and at the Susan Batson Studio Theatre (where he also developed the show) in the theater district of midtown Manhattan. For more information, click here.

Joe Ortiz co-stars in the feature film The Restaurant (written and directed by Eric Ford-Holevinski and produced by Hayride Films). The trailer can be seen 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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