Check out the HOLA Awards tonight, co-hosted by yours truly and Monica Steuer, honoring Benicio del Toro, Selenis Leyva, Dasha Polanco, Andy Garcia, Andrea Navedo, Liza Colon-Zayas, and others. Thank you, Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors (HOLA), for your remarkable work year-round for Latino actors across the country! http://elblogdehola.blogspot.com/2015/10/meet-masters-of-ceremonies-of-2015-hola.html
…for a fantastic run of David Mamet’s “Speed-the-Plow” (Jala-la-Pala) in San Juan! It was a remarkable experience. Click here to check out the full gallery of photos published by BroadwayWorld (A few photo samples are below). Thank you Luis Salgado (our awesome Director!), Josean Ortíz at Corralón de San José, fellow actors Éric-Dominique Pérez and Emmanuelle Bordas, and everyone who worked on this project. And gracias to the amazing audiences, and the proud production partners!
I’ve started rehearsals for the new Spanish-language production of David Mamet’s “Speed-the-Plow” (Jala-la-Pala), directed by Luis Salgado. Click here to check out the BroadwayWorld article.
Today, June 18th, 2015, from 5:30 to 7:00pm, I will appear as a panelist in “Writing Work: Social Media, Marketing, Public Relations, Fundraising, Etc.”, a panel discussion focused on how actors can use their writing skills for create rewarding work, and extra income, plus how does writing and work in communications, can fit an actor’s overall career plans. The event will take place at AFM Local 802. Free admission and no RSVP necessary. Just show up! Also appearing are Matthew Wexler and Lorraine Goodman. Presented by the Actors Fund Work Program. For more information about the event, click here!
This Monday, April 27th, I will be singing one song at the Broadway Artists Connection’s (BAC) Open Mic & Mingle Celebration at the Metropolitan Room. Join me, and a group of other emerging and established Broadway artists, for a fun night hosted by Peter Gregus (“Jersey Boys”). Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 6:30. Tickets are $15, plus 2 drink minimum. For information and reservations, click here.
I’ll be co-starring with Éric Dominique-Pérez and Emmanuelle Bordas in an all-new Spanish-language production of David Mamet’s “Speed-the-Plow”, directed by Luis Salgado (In The Heights, Rocky, Women on the Verge, Song of Solomon, Zuccotti Park, Amigo Duende The Musical). The show opens August 13th at Corralón de San José in Old San Juan. Rehearsals begin July 7th in NYC. Presented by High Pitch, Inc. and Dead Jíbaros Productions, in partnership with Amigos del Corralón (Josean Ortiz, Artistic Director), Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, and Tony L. D’Anzica. Super excited! “May God Speed-the-Plough!!”
My new film/TV, stage and hosting/newscasting reels have been released! To check them out click here! My commercial on camera and VO reels are now in the works. I will keep you informed.
I am happy to welcome you to my new website! In the next few weeks I will continue to upload photos, videos, curiosidades, links, opinions, work updates, and other interesting information. It was hard to detach from my Flash-technology driven website, but one shall not stand in the way of progress!