“gossip”. In this sense, we use it to mention 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.
Modesto Lacén, shown at right, was the subject of a profile in Puerto Rico
newspaper El Vocero regarding the role is taking in an upcoming musical about the Brazilian poet,
essayist, playwright and lyricist Vinícius de Moraes (O Poetinha). To read the
article, which is in Spanish, click here.
Alejandro Fumero Gil is set to start shooting the NYFA short film Remembering (written and directed by Jan Luna).
Milteri Tucker and Bombazo Dance Company are performing in their
new dance concert Leró. Choreographed
and directed by Tucker, the concert will also feature the poetry of María
Aponte, Caridad de la Luz (La Bruja) and Julia de Burgos and will take place on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at
Pregones Theater in the Mott Haven neighborhood of the South Bronx. For more
information, click here or here.
Eduardo Leáñez and Patrick E. Horrigan are presenting a monthly variety
show. Called Actors with Accents, it is hosted by Inma Heredia and has a rotating list of performers. The show
takes place at Teatro Soy, located in Manhattan’s Washington Heights
Mônica Steuer and director Bruno Irizarry were interviewed on
the Univision program “Acá entre nos” for the feature film 200 cartas, set to
hit movie theaters this weekend. The film stars Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mayra Matos
Pérez, Jaime Camil, Dayanara Torres and Iris Chacón. To find out more about
the film, click here. To see the interview (which is in Spanish), click here
or click on the video below.
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