Participate in the Latina/o Theatre Commons National Convening in Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Miami & New York City
From October 31-November 2nd, HowlRound, in partnership with the Latina/o Theatre Commons will host the largest formal gathering of Latina/o theatremakers since 1986 at Emerson College. This national gathering will be livestreamed on HowlRound TV at howlround.tv. For the full streaming schedule, review the program here.
In addition to web streaming the convening, the Latina/o Theatre Commons has organized five satellite sites in cities around the country: Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Miami, and New York City. These satellite sites will gather Latina/o theatremakers from their community to videoconference via Skype to watch the Plenary session Saturday morning, and for a special convening session on Saturday, November 2nd from12:45pm-2:00pm EDT. This session will feature reports from each region about the ongoing Latina/o theatre initiatives as well as cross country conversation. If you live in one of these communities, consider participating at the satellite site! Find information below:
Where: The Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60601.
When: Saturday, November 2nd 10am-4pm CDT
To RSVP and for questions, contact: Sindy Castro via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: After the virtual session, participants will continue the local conversation that afternoon. There also may be gatherings planned for Thursday, October 31st and Friday, November 1st at a different location. Visit the Teatro Luna website for updates regarding the events.
Where: Home of Frida Lozano, Dallas, Texas 75231
When: Saturday, November 2nd beginning at 11am CDT.
To RSVP and for questions, contact: Frida Lozano at email@example.com
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
Where: The Los Angeles Theatre Center (LATC), 514 S. Spring St. Los Angeles, CA 90013.
When: Saturday, November 2nd beginning at 9am PDT.
To RSVP and for questions, contact: Armando Huipe at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: There are several well-lit, security patrolled parking facilities are situated within one block of the Los Angeles Theatre Center. Parking generally costs between $5-$10.
Where: Teatro Prometeo, Miami Dade College, 300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33132
When: Friday, November 1st 11:00am-6:30pm EDT and Saturday, November 2nd 9:00am-6:00pm EDT.
To RSVP and for questions, contact: Joann Maria Yarrow at email@example.com.
Note: Translation service will be provided on Saturday, November 2nd.
NEW YORK CITY
Where: Hi-ARTS, 304 E. 100th Street at Second Avenue, New York, NY 10029
When: Saturday, November 2nd beginning at 9am EDT.
To RSVP and for questions, contact: Beto O’Byrne at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special thanks to everyone who has helped organize these satellite sites!