Posts in category "theater"

Chicanísima Cultural Calendar: April 2013

Chicanísima Cultural Calendar: April 2013
We’re still waiting for spring to arrive in Chicago, but there are plenty of reasons to get out of the house this month. Here is a selection of events that may interest Chicanísima readers. Chicago Latino Film Festival The film festival in its 29th year began April 11 and continues through April 25. There are... Read more »

Little Village hosts its first Latino theater festival

 Little Village hosts its first Latino theater festival
The first annual “Teatro Nuestro” Latino theater festival is underway in Chicago’s Little Village or La Villita neighborhood. Last weekend, I saw the first play of the series called “Los Carralejas” performed by Colectivo El Pozo. The script by Raul Dorantes tells a compelling story that is playing out far too often in Mexico. The... Read more »