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ZOOT SUIT (2001)Chicano playwright Luis Valdez masterfully uses the Sleepy Lagoon murder case to examine the Chicano Zoot Suit Culture of the 40’s. Passionate and provocative, Zoot Suit pulses with the beat of big band music and traditional Latin songs. Music...
DEL REY COMMUNITY BRINGS 1968 TEATRO CAMPESINO MURAL, HISTORY ALIVE
Exterior of El Teatro Campesino's headquarters in Del Rey, Ca in 1968, then called, "El Centro Campesino Cultural." Photo from the ETC Archives. The Teatro Campesino mural created by Antonio Bernal in 1968 features La Adelita, Pancho Villa, Emiliano Zapata, César E....
Theatre of the Sphere-New Book Release
Theatre of the Sphere The Vibrant Being By Luis ValdezEdited by Michael Chemers Book Description from Routledge Theatre of the Sphere is Luis Valdez’s exploration of the principles that underlie his innovations as a playwright, teacher, and theatrical innovator. He...
EL TEATRO CAMPESINO ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR “LA VIRGEN DEL TEPEYAC” 2020
As we all continue adapting our daily lives around the current pandemic, the health and safety of El Teatro Campesino’s staff, artists, and audiences are of the utmost importance to us. We also know that arts and cultura are integral in carrying us through these...
EL TEATRO CAMPESINO’S HOLIDAY PRODUCTION WILL MOVE OUT OF MISSION SAN JUAN BAUTISTA THIS WINTER
It is with mixed emotions that we at El Teatro Campesino announce that the annual theatrical presentations of La Virgen del Tepeyac and La Pastorela at Old Mission San Juan Bautista have come to an abrupt end. After near a half century, the awesome and inspiring...
La Virgen Del Tepeyac at Old Mission San Juan Bautista. November 23rd-December 16th. Click the PDf below to download this years progam.
La Virgen Program 2018 PDF
REHEARSALS HAVE BEGUN FOR CENTER THEATRE GROUP’S PRODUCTION OF “VALLEY OF THE HEART” BY LUIS VALDEZ