INAUGURAL CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL LATINO THEATER FESTIVAL: DESTINOS
NOW through OCTOBER 29, 2017
Major Latino theater companies from Latin America, the Caribbean and around the city will be showcased at DESTINOS, an ambitious month-long festival of ‘First voice’ plays and panels presented by Chicago Latino Theater Alliance (CLATA), September 29 – October 29, 2017. Sure to add to Chicago’s well-deserved reputation for being the most exciting theater city in the nation, festival-goers will experience works by international companies from Latin America and the Caribbean, in addition to offerings from both coasts: Felix Rojas (New York) and the exciting homecoming of Chicago founded Teatro Luna who has spent the past two years building Teatro Luna West (Los Angeles). Central to the festival’s roster will be works by Chicago’s own Latino theater companies Aguijón Theater, Teatro Vista, Urban Theater Company and Water People Theater, as well as special collaboration with local playwright, Ricardo Gamboa.