Upcoming Events

 

En Su Casa

Family Film Festival & Competition

July 30 - August 5, 2020

En Su Casa is a virtual short film festival showcasing Latinx films for young audiences from all over the world in English and Spanish. Viewers can enjoy films on their time and in the comfort and safety of their home .

 

A Festival Bundle includes a set of short films that have a running theme. Choose from 4 different sets of short films: At-Home Films, Animate Your Imagination, Social Dramas, and From Puerto Rico.

An All Access Pass includes access to all the short films in the festival, PLUS exclusive access to special events like Q&As with filmmakers and film making workshops.

Past Events

 

Balcony Scene In Quarantine

June 2020

A five-episode web series that culminates in a live-streamed performance of a bilingual adaptation of Shakespeare‘s famous “Balcony Scene” from Romeo and Juliet. The web series will document our search for theatricality through virtual platforms, the challenges facing Houston theatre artists, and the universal themes of love and agony brought upon our community by the isolation that exists in our lives today.

See the full series and postshow Q&A sessions on YouTube.

Photo by Hung Truong

TEATRX at Sin Muros

 February 2020

Dos Caras Del Patroncito by Teatro Campesino; a one act play that brought theatre and activism together during the labor movement. 

Festival
La Vida Es Cortos / Life Is Shorts

November 2019

The second annual short play and short film festival that showcases the Latinx community, its artists, and its stories.  For more information click here.

Photos by Melissa Taylor

REFLEXIÓN
A  New Works Project

June 28-30, 2019

A unique play development process that invites the Houston community to participate in the development of new works that reflect our stories, our artists, and our communities. Join us for the  presentation of these new plays. 

REFLEXIÓN - A New Works Project was funded in part by the City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance.

University of Houston - Downtown 

O'Kane Theatre

Workshop Production

The Stories Of Us by Jelisa Jay Robinson 

Staged Readings

The Soldier's Cross by Cinthya Hernandez

Felon Known by Marissa Castillo

Photos by Melissa Taylor

Festival
La Vida Es Cortos/ Life Is Shorts

November 2018

Over three nights in November 2018 at Midtown Arts & Theatre Center we produced the first ever short play and short film festival. We brought together four Latinx theatre groups to show the range of Latinx performing artists in Houston and showed short films from around the world.

Photos by Pin Lim