Teatro Latino | Rhode Island

A forum for Latinos to develop and present new bilingual plays


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Teatro Latino | Rhode Island is a partnership between RILA and Trinity Repertory Company and it aims to offer a forum for Latinos to develop and present new bilingual plays. Our mission is to provide opportunities for artists, producers and audiences to discuss and advance bilingual Latinx theater in Rhode Island and nationwide.

Teatro Latino | Rhode Island Script Reading & Pláticas

We will be hosting weekly play readings moderated by Orlando Hernández, Performing Arts Coordinator at Rhode Island Latino Arts at La Galería del Pueblo @RILA. Read below for the plays and playwrights we will be reading and plan to join us. These readings are open to all — come once, come often.

Fefa y Su Bodega: A Newcomer's Story

In production: A monologue created by Marcel Mascaró, starring Magnolia Pérez featuring a one-woman monologue based on RILA's Nuestras Raíces: Latino Histories of Rhode Island.
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Magnolia as "Doña Fefa" (2018)
Fefa y su Bodega: A Newcomer's Story is a one-woman monologue created by Marcel Mascaró and starring Magnolia Pérez. It is based on RILA's Nuestras Raíces: Latino Histories of Rhode Island.

A children's version of this monologue will debut at the
Providence Children's Museum on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 6:30pm. Click here for more details.
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Josefina "Doña Fefa" Rosario in the 1960s.
UPDATE: Check out the video below for a scene from our presentation of Fefa's Bodega at the museum.
The premier presentation of La Bodega de Fefa is schedule for Saturday, February 16, 2019. Click here for more details