Back to homepage

Arts and Culture

20 Years Later, Selena Rare Example of Hollywood Getting Latinos Right

20 Years Later, Selena Rare Example of Hollywood Getting Latinos Right

20 Years Later, Selena Rare Example of Hollywood Getting Latinos Right By Gabriela Resto-Montero The casting call was announced on Noticiero Univision: Producers for a new film about the life and death of superstar Selena Quintanilla-Pérez would hold open auditions

Read Full Article
Coming of Age Books By and About Latinas

Coming of Age Books By and About Latinas

Coming of Age Books By and About Latinas by Rigoberto González In celebration of Women’s History Month, here are some notable stories about the journey from girlhood to womanhood written by and about Latinas. The most popular and bestselling title

Read Full Article
Miriam Colón, Pioneering Latina Actress, Dies at Age 80

Miriam Colón, Pioneering Latina Actress, Dies at Age 80

by Russell Contreras, Associated Press Miriam Colón, Pioneering Latina Actress, Dies at Age 80 Miriam Colón, a pioneering actress in U.S. Latino New York theater who starred in films alongside Marlon Brando and Al Pacino, died Friday. Her husband, Fred

Read Full Article
Witchcraft Becoming More Popular Among Young Latinos

Witchcraft Becoming More Popular Among Young Latinos

By Maxie Ruan Witchcraft Becoming More Popular Among Young Latinos To say the word “brujo” in some communities is akin to yelling “fire!” in a crowded movie theater. It incites fear and panic. For centuries, brujería, or witchcraft, has been

Read Full Article
Cafe Flamenco en Phoenix

Cafe Flamenco en Phoenix

CAFÉ FLAMENCO has expanded!!! Dress your best and join us either Saturday, January 28th from 8pm-11pm or Sunday, January 29th from 3pm-6pm at the beautiful Paza Las Tradiciones, located on the NE corner of 16th St and Roosevelt, next door

Read Full Article
The Arts ‘Respond and Present Issues’: Local Talent Unites for Reflective Evening

The Arts ‘Respond and Present Issues’: Local Talent Unites for Reflective Evening

By: Carla León Celaya After Orlando: An International Theater Action is made up of 70 short plays that were written in response to the mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in 2015. It has been performed in over 50 theaters and

Read Full Article
Arizona Latino Arts and Cultural Center (ALAC) Hosting Mural Celebration Jan. 14th

Arizona Latino Arts and Cultural Center (ALAC) Hosting Mural Celebration Jan. 14th

By: Samantha Collins If you haven’t yet visited the Arizona Latino Arts & Cultural Center (ALAC), there has never been a better time. A gem in the downtown community, it has hosted continuous events that celebrate so many aspects of

Read Full Article
ASU Gammage Presents ‘The Loud Mouth Comedy Roadshow’ with Paul Rodriguez

ASU Gammage Presents ‘The Loud Mouth Comedy Roadshow’ with Paul Rodriguez

TEMPE, Ariz., (January 6, 2017) –  INGEÑUITY and ASU Gammage present the Loud Mouth Comedy Roadshow hosted by CHEECH MARIN and featuring PAUL RODRIGUEZ. Tickets are on sale now at the ASU Gammage Box Office,asugammage.com or ticketmaster.com for the one-night-only

Read Full Article
ASU Mariachi Ensemble Celebrates Culture, Music of Mexico

ASU Mariachi Ensemble Celebrates Culture, Music of Mexico

During a pre-concert rehearsal of the ASU Mariachi Ensemble, Claudia Sanson’s hair bows contrasts with her black jacket. (Photo by Claire M. Roney/Cronkite News)  By Claire M. Roney | Cronkite News TEMPE – On a Monday evening in September, Michael

Read Full Article
After Orlando: An International Theatre Action Arrives to Phoenix

After Orlando: An International Theatre Action Arrives to Phoenix

(Phoenix, AZ) – After Orlando: An International Theatre Action created by OBIE award winner, Caridad Svich is set for the Phoenix stages in January 2017. After Orlando is an international theater experience inspired by the 2015 summer tragedy at Pulse Nightclub

Read Full Article

Follow Us

Facebook
TWITTER
YOUTUBE
LINKEDIN
INSTAGRAM
GOOGLE