Teatro del Pueblo | Rhode Island

The Village Theater for Latinx theater makers

Photo above: A scene from Tanta Bulla … ¿Y Pa' Qué? … Much Ado About Nothing | Teatro en El Verano 2019

Some of the programming related to Teatro del Pueblo is currently on hiatus and may return in the near future pending funding to sustain the program and RILA. Please come back to this page to check status.

Teatro del Pueblo @RILA was founded in 2016 as 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.
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TEACHERS: Don Quixote, is now a bilingual lesson plan, along with accompanying videos, starring some of Teatro del Pueblo @RILA cast. Click here to take a look

Teatro del Pueblo for Multi-Lingual Learners

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Virtual Pláticas (Conversations) for Latinx Theater Makers are held monthly. These free gatherings are currently on hiatus and when they return, will be open to anyone interested in becoming part of the Latinx theater movement in Rhode Island.
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The 1st Annual Bilingual Latinx Playwrights Circle@RILA was initiated in 2019 and is open to all Latinx playwrights and actors currently residing in Rhode Island. Click here to learn more

Bilingual Latinx Playwrights Circle

Fefa y Su Bodega: A Newcomer's Story

Available to Tour: A monologue adapted and directed 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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Click on the photo above to watch a short video

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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 debuted at the
Providence Children's Museum on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 6:30pm. Watch the video below!
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Josefina "Doña Fefa" Rosario in the 1960s.

RILA receives support from these local and national sponsors.

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