The Stories of Us

by Jelisa Jay Robinson  – Directed by Florinda Bryant with Irving Calderon, Tarik Daniels, Si Mon’ Emmett,  Krysta Gonzales, Stacye Markey, Adam Martinez and Lori Navarrete When: April 21 – May 8, 2016 – Thursday through Saturday 8 pm Sunday 2 pm Where: Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center 600 River Street Austin TX 78701 Parking: free event parking available for audience attending The … Continue reading The Stories of Us

FUSEBOX presents Tejano Music History at Austin Revolutions per Minute Project

Join the Fusebox Festival this Saturday April 9tht at the Texas Music Museum featuring Austin Revolutions per Minute Project on Tejano music stories! Austin Revolutions per Minute is part of the Fusebox Festival 2016 Featured Projects series. This will be a one day event celebrating Austin’s music history through a series of vinyl listening rooms curated by prominent historians, record collectors, authors, artists, and students of Austin’s music … Continue reading FUSEBOX presents Tejano Music History at Austin Revolutions per Minute Project

SELENA Sing-Along at the Alamo Drafthouse

The Alamo Drafthouse remembers Selena on her birthday with a special screening of the 1997 film Selena, directed by Gregory Nava, starring Jennifer Lopez and Edward James Olmos. During the Sing-Along events, Alamo Drafthouse provides novelty props to use during the film, including a lyric sheet to sing-along to all of the songs. Also, during the pre-show, it will be completely dedicated to Selena with … Continue reading SELENA Sing-Along at the Alamo Drafthouse

2016 Fusebox Festival announces diverse artist line up

Fusebox Festival lineup for its 12th annual festival to be held April 6 to April 10. This year the festival will feature over 60 unique performances, installations, talks and events from all over the world in 24 venues across Austin. For the first time in its history, Fusebox Festival will be held over a course of five days instead of the usual 12 days. The festival … Continue reading 2016 Fusebox Festival announces diverse artist line up

‘On the Rocks’ by Aztlan Dance

You are welcome to join ‘On the Rocks’, East Austin’s elite dance performance this coming weekend!  Thursday, April 7th through the 9th at 8:00 pm and on Sunday, April 10th at 2:00 pm.   On the Rocks is a full evening-length performance of AZTLAN’s signature innovative dance that blends and fuses tradition and modernity into evocative stories that narrate Austin’s diverse cultures, histories, and experiences. The … Continue reading ‘On the Rocks’ by Aztlan Dance

Cine las Americas Film Festival 2016

By Liz Lopez – ELinksToday.com The 19th Annual Cine Las Americas International Film Festival is scheduled for May 4 – 8, 2016 and the films will be presented at The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, The Salvage Vanguard Theater, and The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center. The festival offers narrative and documentary feature and short films, videos, as well as experimental, animation, and music … Continue reading Cine las Americas Film Festival 2016