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Latino Theater Company

September 2020

September 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until September 27, 2020

Free

Sleep with the Angels – Reading by Latino Theater Company

A “sneak-peek” reading by the Latino Theater Company of the newest play, Sleep with the Angels by Evelina Fernández, which will receive its world premiere at the Los Angeles Theater Center in 2021. Molly is separated from her husband and in desperate need of a childcare provider. Then she discovers Juana standing at her doorstep. Soon, Molly and her kids are swept up into Juana’s magical and charming ways. But, who is Juana, really? The reading will be preceded by…

September 25
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 1, 2020

Free

Home – Archival Video Presentation of Latino Theater Company

Join in watching an archival video presentation of last season’s Latino Theater Company production of Home. Writer/performer Nancy Ma’s coming-of-age tale about growing up sandwiched between two cultures. Desperately seeking approval from her Chinese Toisan immigrant family, Nancy journeys away from her home in New York City’s Chinatown in search of the American dream — only to learn that you can only find “Home” when you accept where you come from. Join Ma and director Geoffrey Rivas for an online…

September 25
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 4, 2020

Free

Just Like Us – Reading by Latino Theater

A “sneak-peek” reading of Just Like Us, by the Latino Theater Company of Karen Zacarias’s play, is based on Helen Thorpe’s bestselling book of the same name.   This documentary-style piece follows four Latina teenage girls, two of whom are documented and two who are not, through young adulthood. Their close-knit friendships begin to unravel when immigration status dictates the girls’ opportunities — or lack thereof. LTC’s previously announced Los Angeles premiere will now take place at the Los Angeles…

October 2020

October 6
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 15, 2020

Free

A Mexican Trilogy: Faith – Archival Video Presentation of Latino Theater Company

The Latino Theater Company presents an archival video showing of Part 1 – Faith of Evelina Fernández’s acclaimed trilogy. Travel with the Morales family through decades of the Mexican-American experience, beginning with a remote mining town in Arizona during World War II.   A Mexican Trilogy is the winner of the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle’s Ted Schmitt Award and is published by Samuel French. Filled with music, humor, and a pinch of magical realism. A follow-up, online conversation with…

October 13
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 22, 2020

Free

A Mexican Trilogy: Hope – Archival Video Presentation of Latino Theater Company

The Latino Theater Company presents an archival video showing of Part 2  of Evelina Fernández’s acclaimed trilogy. Hope is set in the Phoenix home of the Morales family during the Cuban Missile Crisis.   Filled with music, humor, and a pinch of magical realism, A Mexican Trilogy is the winner of the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle’s Ted Schmitt Award and is published by Samuel French. A follow-up, online conversation with the artists will take place on  October 14.

October 20
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 29, 2020

Free

A Mexican Trilogy: Charity – Archival Video Presentation of Latino Theater Company

The Latino Theater Company presents an archival video showing of Part 3, Charity, of Evelina Fernández’s acclaimed trilogy.   The final chapter in the story of the Morales family takes place in 2005 Los Angeles following the death of Pope John Paul II. Filled with music, humor, and a pinch of magical realism, A Mexican Trilogy is the winner of the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle’s Ted Schmitt Award and is published by Samuel French. A follow-up, online conversation with…

October 27
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until November 5, 2020

Free

Dementia – Archival Video Presentation of Latino Theater Company

An archival video showing of Evelina Fernández’s innovative play tackling topics taboo in the Latino community, including homosexuality, AIDS, teen pregnancy, and euthanasia — all through the Latino Theater Company’s uniquely styled lens.   First produced in 2002, Dementia garnered a GLAAD Award for Outstanding Theater Production and four Ovation nominations and was revived by the LTC in 2010 and again in 2017. A follow-up, online conversation with the artists will take place on  October 28.

December 2020

December 11
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until December 20, 2020

La Virgen de Guadalupe, Dios Inantz – Archival Video of Latino Theater Company

An archival video showing of Latino Theater Company’s signature holiday pageant, La Virgen de Guadalupe, Dios Inantz . Adapted for the stage by Evelina Fernández from the mid-16th century text The Nican Mopohua and performed in Spanish with English subtitles, La Virgen is the City of L.A.’s largest theatrical holiday production with over 100 actors, singers, and indigenous Aztec dancers as well as children and seniors from the community. Join the tens of thousands who have become transfixed by the…

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