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Alexandra Meda

Alexandra Meda is a teatrista and the Executive Artistic Director for Teatro Luna and is on the Steering Committee of the Latina/o Theatre Commons. Currently she is creating,  directing, and producing new and original work with America’s only Pan Latina / All Women of Color Company, with ensembles in both Chicago and Los Angeles that tour the globe with performances and education programs. She has directed in over twenty five cities in the US and three countries. Most recently she co-developed, and directed the World Premiere of Generation Sex at the Los Angeles Theatre Center. She is a TCG Young Leader of Color alumni, a recent Mellon Artistic Leadership Fellow at the LATC, and a 2015 National Association of Latino Arts and Culture Leadership Institute graduate. She believes in radical collaboration, the power of theatre to be both beautiful and an act of rebellion, and that telling your story is a catalyst for social change and healing.

A Snapshot of Latina/o Theatre in Chicago
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A Snapshot of Latina/o Theatre in Chicago

22 July 2015

Kristiana Colón, Henry Godinez, Isaac Gomez, Ricardo Gutierrez, Sandra Marquez, and Alexandra Meda reflect on the Latina/o theatre scene in Chicago.