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Latino Theater Alliance/LA Encuentro 2013

Latino Theater Alliance/Los Angeles

Saturday, July 13, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM (PDT)

Monterey Park, CA

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The Latino Theater Alliance/Los Angeles is group comprised of Latino theater artists and professionals based in the Greater Los Angeles area, whose individual and collective voices contribute to the diversity of theater in the United States. The Latino Theater Alliance is committed to nurturing and sharing our rich and varied heritage by empowering our local theatrical community and engaging new audiences in Latino performing arts.

The Encuentro will be an in depth discussion about the State of Latino Theater in the Greater Los Angeles Area led by local arts leaders who have attended Latino Theater offerings across the LA/OC area in the Spring 2013 Season. We invite you to partake in this conversation, which will include a:


10:00am


Welcome and Opening Remarks

Armando Huipe


with performance by

Marisol L. Torres & Felicia Montes

of In La Kech


11:00am

Scholar's Panel:

The Current State of Latino Theater in its Historical Context

Jorge A. Huerta Ph.D., Tiffany Ana López Ph.D., Chantal Rodriguez Ph.D.

 

12:00pm

Keynote Address by 

Diane Rodriguez 

Associate Producer/Director of New Play Production, Center Theatre Group 

Board President, Theatre Communications Group


1:00pm

Artistic Snapshot:

A Snapshot of the Artistry of Latino Theater

Sylvia Blush, Cynthia DeCure M.F.A., Adam Jacobo, Raquel Sanchez


2:15pm

Administrative and Production Review:

A Deeper Look into Structures and Processes that Support Productions

Elvia Rubalcava Taylor, Sara Guerrero, Armando Huipe

 

3:30pm

Artistic Director's Roundtable:

Thoughts from Local Arts Leaders

Led by Jesus A. Reyes, East LA Rep

Jose Luis Valenzuela, Latino Theater Company at the LATC

Juan Parada, Off the Tracks Theater Company

Edward Padilla, Casa 0101

Ruben Amavizca, Grupo de Teatro Sinergia, Teatro Frida Kahlo

Denise Blasor, Bilingual Foundation of the Arts



4:45pm

Closing Remarks

Dr. Jorge Huerta

followed by a perfomance of

"Suenos, Frosted Flakes"

by Juan E. Carrillo
directed by Alejandra Cisneros

 

NOTE: Space is limited, reserve now!

 

Location:
Lecture Hall (room 112)
S1- Vincent Price Art Museum
East Los Angeles College
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754-6099

 

Parking:
Lot #4 at corner of Collegian and Floral (across from McDonald’s)
Top Level of the Structure

 

A link for campus map:
http://www.elac.edu/collegeservices/campusmaps/generalmaps.htm

 

A link for directions to college campus:
http://www.elac.edu/collegeservices/campusmaps/drivingdirections.htm

 


The Encuentro will be followed by a NO HOST dinner at:

 

yxta cocina mexicana

601 S Central Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90021


Please make your reservation directly with yxta at 213-596-5579


Questions or Comments? E-Mail us at latinoalliancenow@gmail.com

Have questions about Latino Theater Alliance/LA Encuentro 2013? Contact Latino Theater Alliance/Los Angeles

When & Where


The Vincent Price Art Museum at East L.A. College
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754

Saturday, July 13, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM (PDT)


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Latino Theater Alliance/Los Angeles

The Latino Theater Alliance/Los Angeles is an ad hoc committee comprised of Latino theater artists and professionals based in the Greater Los Angeles area, whose individual and collective voices contribute to the diversity of theater in the United States. The Latino Theater Alliance is committed to nurturing and sharing our rich and varied heritage by empowering our local theatrical community and engaging new audiences in Latino performing arts.

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