Free Online! [theater] Raíces: El libro de los caminos / Roots: The Book of Journeys // San Jose

Starting August 1st! The vibrant and mesmerizing production of Raíces: el libro de los caminos with La Quinta Teatro is available to stream on demand through August 31.

Video: First, let’s hear what people are saying after seeing this theater in person!

About theater show!

Raíces: el libro de los caminos is a one-of-a-kind performance with México City theater company La Quinta Teatro. See amazing theater photos below!

The show has been in the works for over three years and across more than two thousand miles.

Teatro Visión partnered with La Quinta Teatro in 2019, and together worked with hundreds of community members in San José, CA; Hidalgo, Tlaxcala, Oaxaca, and México City.

Their stories, experiences, and memories of migration inspired the choreography and puppetry you’ll see in Raíces: el libro de los caminos.

Watch this show online!

Oonline and on CreaTV
August 1 – 31, 2022

Reserve your viewing link here!


“Raíces: el libro de los caminos” will take audiences of all ages, languages, and cultures on a magical journey like no other.

A story told through movement, costume, props, and music, Raíces: el libro de los caminos will take audiences of all ages, languages, and cultures on a magical journey like no other.

A world premiere created with community in California and México by La Quinta Teatro and Teatro Visión, music by Guillermo Galindo.

Raíces: el libro de los caminos is a brand new spectacle inspired in the tradition of street theater!  It’s created with input from hundreds of community members, that explores migration as a boundless journey!


Amazing theater photos:

Past theater in person shows:

In the outdoor plaza
July 10 & 17, 2022 @ 6pm

Mexican Heritage Plaza
1700 Alum Rock Ave., San José, CA 95116

In the indoor theater:
July 7, 8, 9, 14, 15 & 16, 2022 @ 8pm.


Please email us at teatro@teatrovision.org or call us at (408) 294-6621.

Covid safety:

*Attendees must wear a mask in all indoor spaces.*
*Proof of vaccination AND booster, with matching photo ID, is required for all audience members at indoor performances.*
*Read our full COVID-19 safety policy at www.teatrovision.org/covid.*

About Teatro Vision:

Teatro Visión’s operations are supported, in part, by the County of Santa Clara; WESTAF (the Western States Arts Federation); National Endowment for the Arts; a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San José; SV Creates; Castellano Family Foundation; El Observador; Silicon Valley Community Foundation; Fleishhacker Foundation; Leo M. Shortino Family Foundation; Heritage Bank of Commerce; and the School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza.

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