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Alt Title(s): Helios Fernández
Location: Interview held at home of Helios Fernández, Bogota, Colombia, on Aug. 24, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with renowned Spanish-born Colombian actor Helios Fernández, conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. In this interview, Fernández talks about his experiences as an actor for theater and TV. A former member of Colombian theater ensemble Teatro Experimental de Cali (TEC) for 25 years, Helios discusses the trajectory of the group, the evolution of its dramaturgy, the developmen...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Lisímaco Núñez (Teatro Experimental de Cali), Lisímaco Núñez
Location: Interviewed in Cali, Colombia, on Aug. 12, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with Colombian actor and member of the theater ensemble Teatro Experimental de Cali (TEC) Lisímaco Núñez, conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. In this interview, Núñez talks about his artistic trajectory and his experiences working as a member of TEC. The actor discusses the aesthetic idiosyncrasies of the group, their acting techniques, the choices of dramatic texts, the...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Patricia Ariza (Teatro La Candelaria), Patricia Ariza
Location: Interviewed in Bogota, Colombia, on Aug. 7, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with Patricia Ariza, theater director, playwright and founder of renowned Colombian theater ensemble Teatro La Candelaria (www.teatrolacandelaria.org.co), conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. 'Creación colectiva' (collective creation), political theater, feminism, and current Colombian sociopolitical and cultural issues are some of the topics covered by Ariza. The artist ...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Luz Ángela Londoño (Festival al Aire Puro), Luz Ángela Londoño
Location: Interviewed in Bogota, Colombia, on Aug. 7, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with Luz Ángela Londoño, assistant director of the Festival al Aire Puro ('Open Air Festival'), conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. Londoño discusses her trajectory in theater administration and production, which includes backstage work with renowned theater groups such as Teatro Taller de Colombia and Teatro Libre de Bogotá; this discussion is framed in the broader cont...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Jorge Vargas (Teatro Taller de Colombia), Jorge Vargas
Location: Interviewed in Bogota, Colombia, on Aug. 19, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with theater director and founder of street theater ensemble Teatro Taller de Colombia, Jorge Vargas, conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. In this interview, Vargas comments on his life in theater, his collaboration with theater director Mario Matallana, and their founding of Teatro Taller (www.teatrotallerdecolombia.com) in Bogota, Colombia. An ensemble rooted in popular...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Beatrice Camargo (Teatro Itinerante del Sol), Beatrice Camargo
Location: Interviewed in Villa de Leyva, Colombia, on Aug. 28, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with Colombian actress, director, playwright and founder of Teatro Itinerante del Sol, Beatrice Camargo, conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. A former member of the Grupo de Teatro La Candelaria (Bogota, Colombia, directed by Santiago García), Camargo founded her theater ensemble in 1982; originally based in Bogota, the Teatro Itinerante del Sol later moved to the rural v...
Alt Title(s): Vicky Hernández
Location: Interviewed in Bogota, Colombia, on Aug. 21, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with Colombian actress Vicky Hernández, conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. In this interview, Hernández narrates her experiences as a theater actress with renowned theater ensembles such as La Candelaria, Teatro Experimental de Cali (TEC), Teatro Popular de Bogotá (TPB), and the Teatro Nacional, as well as her trajectory as an actress for TV and film. In the light of th...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Lucy Bolaños (Teatro La Máscara), Lucy Bolaños
Location: Interviewed in Cali, Colombia, on Aug. 17, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with Lucy Bolaños, theater director and founder of Colombian all-women's theater ensemble La Máscara, conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. In this interview, Bolaños talks about her life in theater, her participation as a member of the Teatro Experimental de Cali (TEC), and her foundation of La Máscara in 1972 as an ensemble committed to the exploration and denunciation o...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Enrique Buenaventura (Teatro Experimental de Cali), Enrique Buenaventura
Location: Interviewed in Cali, Colombia, on Aug. 11 (part 1) and Aug. 17 (parts 2 and 3), 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with renowned Colombian theater director, theorist and playwright Enrique Buenaventura, founder of the Teatro Experimental de Cali (TEC), conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. In this extensive interview, Buenaventura discusses key topics germane to his artistic work, narrating his first experiences in theater and literature, the influences and lessons of his many travels ...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Jacqueline Vidal (Teatro Experimental de Cali), Jacqueline Vidal
Location: Interviewed in Cali, Colombia, on Aug. 14, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with theater practitioner Jacqueline Vidal, director of renowned theater ensemble Teatro Experimental de Cali (TEC), conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. In this interview, Jaqueline talks about her passage from her native France to Colombia with her husband (TEC's founder Enrique Buenaventura), her life as a theater artist, her collaborative process with Buenaventura, an...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Santiago García (Teatro La Candelaria), Santiago García
Location: Interviewed in Bogota, Colombia, on Aug. 9, 10, and 19, 1999.
Synopsis: Three-session interview with Santiago García, theater director, theorist, playwright, and founder of renowned Colombian theater ensemble Teatro La Candelaria (www.teatrolacandelaria.org.co), conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. In this extensive interview, García discusses key topics germane to his artistic work, narrating his first experiences in theater, the artistic trajectory o...
Alt Title(s): Interview with Mario Matallana (Teatro Taller de Colombia), Mario Matallana
Location: Interviewed in Bogota, Colombia, on Aug. 24, 1999.
Synopsis: Interview with theater director and founder of street theater ensemble Teatro Taller de Colombia, Mario Matallana, conducted by Chicano theater scholar Alma Martinez. In this interview, Matallana talks about the strong experiential, aesthetic and political ties between his theater work and Chicano theater, especially in relation to the work of Luis Valdez and El Teatro Campesino. Issues of Latino...
Collection Title(s): El Teatro Campesino collection
Location: Performed at El Teatro Campesino Playhouse, San Juan Bautista, California, in Apr. 2002.
Synopsis: This video documents El Teatro Campesino's performance Mummified Deer. The play was inspired by a 1984 newspaper article describing an 86-year-old woman in Juarez, Mexico who was found to be carrying a 60-year-old mummified fetus in her womb. Fifteen years later, playwright, director and founder of ETC Luis Valdez returned to the article while simultaneously embarking on a highly personal investi...
Alt Title(s): Tales of passion and revolution
Collection Title(s): El Teatro Campesino collection
Location: Recorded at KQED studios, San Francisco, CA, on Apr. 1, 1987.
Synopsis: Corridos: Tales of Passion and Revolution, nationally broadcast on PBS and the winner of the George Peabody for excellence in Television in 1987, was the final result of the El Teatro Campesino's stage production of the same name. The piece began as a five week workshop in ETC's San Juan Bautista playhouse in the summer of 1982, exploring the stories and narrative lyrics of Mexican popular ballad...