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Alt Title(s): Voz de FOMMA, Voice of FOMMA
Location: Performed at Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 9, 2007, as part of the Sixth Annual Hemispheric Institute Seminar entitled Corpolíticas en las Ámericas / Body Politics in the Americas : formations of race, class and gender.
Synopsis: Video documentation of FOMMAs performance La Voz de FOMMA (The Voice of FOMMA), presented as a part of the 6th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, celebrated in June of 2007 in Buenos Aires, Argentina under the title CORPOLÍTICAS en las Américas: Formaciones de Raza, Clase y Género / Body Politics in the Americas: Formations of Race, Class and Gender. The performan...
Alt Title(s): Jesusa Rodriguez: 'Primero Sueño' de Sor Juana en FOMMA, Sor Juana's 'First Dream' at FOMMA, 'Primero Sueño' de Sor Juana en FOMMA
Collection Title(s): Hemispheric Institute archive
Location: Performed at Centro Hemisférico at FOMMA in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in July 2009.
Synopsis: Video documentation of Jesusa Rodríguez’ interpretation of Sor Juana Inés de al Cruz’ poem ‘Primero sueño,’ performed at Centro Hemisférico at FOMMA, in the city of San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas. Rodríguez performs excerpts of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz’ 17th century poem, ‘Primero Sueño,’ which the poet confesses was the only poem she ever wrote for pleasure and for herself. As the performe...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Casa FOMMA, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in June 1997.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Casa FOMMA, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in Oct. 1999.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theatre as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Casa FOMMA, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in Aug. 2001.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Casa FOMMA, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in 1998.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Casa FOMMA, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in 1999.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, on June 30, 1993.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Alt Title(s): Looking for new paths
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Centro Hemisférico at FOMMA in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in August 2010.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. Based in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, they are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, heal...
Alt Title(s): Owner of the butterflies
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at the Centro Hemisférico/FOMMA in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in June 2009.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. Based in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, they are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, heal...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at the Minor Latham Playhouse, Barnard College, New York City, in Oct. 1996.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Alt Title(s): Échame una mano y te pagaré
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Casa Na Balom, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in Apr. 2000; Interviews took place on Apr. 26, 2000.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Casa FOMMA, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in 2001.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Alt Title(s): Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya (FOMMA): Soledad and Esperanza, Soledad and Esperanza, Soledad y Esperanza
Location: Performed at Teatro Francisco Nunes on Mar. 14, 2005, as part of the Hemispheric Institute's 5th Encuentro in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, entitled Performing Heritage: Contemporary Indigenous and Community-Based Practices.
Synopsis: Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya (FOMMA) is run by Petrona de la Cruz Cruz and Isabel Juárez Espinosa in Chiapas, Mexico. Their programs educate indigenous women and children in Tzeltal, Tzotzil and Spanish as well as offering an extensive array of vocational skills and theater workshops. FOMMA also provides services like childcare, women's rights education and healthcare. Partly based on Isabel's life...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Casa FOMMA in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in June 1997.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed at Casa Na Balom, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, in 1997.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. They are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, health, and education in the Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenou...
Collection Title(s): FOMMA video collection
Location: Performed in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, on Aug. 31, 2006.
Synopsis: FOMMA - Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya - is a collective of Mayan women who use theater as a tool for education and community building. Based in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, they are performers, playwrights, and teachers who tour their work in their communities and internationally, performing plays that focus on women's and indigenous rights, literacy, cultural survival, ecology, heal...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya (FOMMA)
Location: Interviewed as part of the Spectacles of Religiosities Seminar, Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, New York University, July 5-12, 2003.
Synopsis: Interview with Petrona de la Cruz and Isabel Juárez Espinosa of FOMMA (Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya) conducted by Diana Taylor during the 4th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, celebrated in July of 2003 in New York, United States under the title Spectacles of Religiosities. Petrona de la Cruz and Isabel Juárez Espinosa are Mayan Indian playwrights and actresses fro...
Alt Title(s): Demon's nun
Location: Performed in New York City on July 7, 2003, as part of the Spectacles of Religiosities Seminar, Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, New York University, July 5-12, 2003.
Synopsis: Video documentation of ‘La Bruja Monja’ (‘The Demon’s Nun’), followed by Q&A, performed during the 4th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, celebrated in July of 2003 in New York, United States, under the title ‘Spectacles of Religiosities.’ ‘The Demon’s Nun’ is a piece by two Mayan playwrights, Petrona de la Cruz and Isabel Juárez Espinoza, who are also founder and...
Alt Title(s): Petrona de la Cruz Cruz
Location: Recorded in San José, Costa Rica, on May 29, 2011.
Synopsis: In this interview, conducted by Diana Taylor, founding director of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, Petrona de la Cruz Cruz talks about her beginnings in the fields of acting and writing, as well as her understanding of the role of performing art both in her life and in society. She highlights the adverse circumstances that she had to deal with, because of the fact of being ...