Theatre

AMAL: A Spoken Word Theater Performance about Hope // San Jose

MACLA Presents AMALA Spoken Word Theater Performance About Hope. Apr 12-14, 2019 Tickets at MACLA.eventbrite.com Stick around after the performances for talkbacks with the cast and crew of AMAL. Doors and Box Office open at 7pm on Friday and Saturday; 1pm on Sunday.   AMAL delves into the impact of war and shares experiences of […]

World Premiere ADIÓS MAMÁ CARLOTA // San Jose

World Premiere In partnership with El Teatro Campesino ADIÓS MAMÁ CARLOTA By Luis Valdez Directed by Kinan Valdez April 3 – 28, 2019 Wednesdays & Thursdays @ 7:30pm Fridays & Saturdays @ 8pm Sundays @ 2pm Tickets ($32 – $72): https://www.thestage.org/season/adios-mama-carlota About: Luis Valdez (ZOOT SUIT, LA BAMBA) returns to San Jose Stage after premiering […]

[theatre] Why Would I Mispronounce My Own Name? // Berkeley

When Irma Herrera gives her name its correct Spanish pronunciation, some people assume she’s a foreigner. She’s not. The proud Chicana claims her identities as Mexican and American, and she speaks both of her native languages: Spanish and English. Born and raised in South Texas, Irma worked three decades as a San Francisco civil rights […]

[theatre] Overlooked Latinas 2019 // San Francisco

Brava presents Tina D’Elia in Overlooked Latinas The best, queer, telenovela of our time! Directed by Mary Guzmán February 16 – March 3, 2019 Saturdays at 8pm; Sundays at 3pm From the unbridled imagination of Tina D’Elia comes her solo show Overlooked Latinas. Butch dyke Angel Torres thinks she’s having the best day of her […]

[theatre] Why Would I Mispronounce My Own Name? // Berkeley

When Irma Herrera gives her name its correct Spanish pronunciation, some people assume she’s a foreigner. She’s not. The proud Chicana claims her identities as Mexican and American, and she speaks both of her native languages: Spanish and English. Born and raised in South Texas, Irma worked three decades as a San Francisco civil rights […]

Intensive Bilingual Teatro Class for youth ages 12-18 // San Jose

January 12-31, 2019 Thursdays, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Saturdays, 10:30 am – 2:30 pm Enero 12 al 31, 2019 Jueves, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Sábado, 10:30 am – 2:30 pm Where: School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza, 1700 Alum Rock Ave., San Jose. Video:     Fee / Cuota: […]

“Entre Villancicos y Onomastíkos” // San Jose

Solo un día para el tan esperado estreno. No te lo puedes perder! 4 Dates · Dec 20 – Dec 23 Diciembre 20-21-22 8:00pm Diciembre 23 2:00pm School of Arts & Culture @MHP 1700 Alum Rock Ave, San Jose, California 95116. Video: About: Es tiempo de celebrar y estar juntos, dejemos que la risa una […]

[theatre] Teatro Visión’s Departera: World Premiere // San Jose

World Premiere DEPARTERA by Evelina Fernández with Teatro Visión original music by Russell Rodríguez directed by Elisa Marina Alvarado. Inspired by real stories gathered from our community, Departera is a witty, modern take on Día de los Muertos. Inspiring music, touching stories, and diverse characters make this a world premiere you wont want to miss. […]

[theatre] How the Garcia Girls Lost their Accents // Santa Rosa

8 Dates · Oct 5 – Oct 14. SRJC Theatre Arts Department 1501 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa, California 95401 Recommended for age 14 and above. Contains strong language and adult content. Buy tickets $12 – $18 here!   About: Tracing the journey of the Garcia family’s flight from a dictatorship in the Dominican Republic to […]

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS with Ballet Folklorico Mexico Danza // San Leandro

Life is Just a Game…La Vida Es Solo Un Juego! Please join us SATURDAY, 9/29 & SUNDAY, 9/30 for a family-friendly spectacle celebrating Dia De Los Muertos as only Ballet Folklorico Mexico Danza can showcase. Our show celebrates Dia de Los Muertos and life itself – it’s joy, humor, passion and despair – but above […]

[theatre] World Premiere of Paul S. Flores’ “Pilgrim Street” // SF

September 13th – 16th Z Space 450 Florida St, San Francisco, California 94110 Written by renown playwright, Paul S. Flores, and presented by Youth Speaks, Pilgrim Street will premiere in San Francisco on Thursday, September 13th at Z Space. Pilgrim Street follows the struggle to reunite families in Stockton, California who have been separated by […]

[theatre] “Native Gardens” by Karen Zacarías // Mountain View

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents Native Gardens, a cutting-edge suburban comedy from America’s hottest new playwright and National Latino Playwriting Award winner, Karen Zacarías. When an up-and-coming Latino couple purchases a home in a sought-after neighborhood beside the prize-winning garden of a prominent Washington D.C. family, conflicts over fences and flora spiral into an uproarious clash […]