Sunday, March 18th, 2012

Culture Clash’s “American Night: The Ballad of Juan José”

By Carlos San Miguel “American Night: The Ballad of Juan José” is a fantastic play that premiered at the 2010 Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Written by Richard Montoya and developed by Culture Clash (Montoya, Herbert Siguenza and Ric Salinas) in collaboration with director Jo Bonney, this LA tour (a co-production with the recent run at the La

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

In NYC, Pop-Up Playgrounds Get Kids Physically Active

The prevalence of obesity in United States children has reached epidemic proportions. The most recent national estimates suggest that the prevalence of at-risk-for-overweight continues to remain alarmingly high, with no signs of decreasing. Currently, 31.0% of children 6 to...

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

“Nuestra Pastorela” At The Latino Cultural Center Dallas

By Andres A. Aguilar Cara Mia Theatre has done it again. The hosts of The TNA Show (Andres, Turo, and John Anthony) spent an evening at the Latino Cultural Center in Dallas to catch their latest production,...

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

“Dos Pocitos” Is A Play About Identity, Pride And More

By Chelsea McCullough It’s 2026 in a border town in Texas called Texaco. What was once South Texas has degenerated into an “ungoverned, lawless territory” where the only remaining residents include drug runners, fugitives, military and a...

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

¡Ask a Mexican! The Play To Hit New York

The infamous column by Gustavo Arellano of the OC Weeekly, ¡Ask a Mexican!, will be a play in New York, according to a post by Arellano himself this week. The play’s first reading will be next week in...