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Areyto – First Annual Barrio Legend Award

UrbanTheater Company and Mike Oquendo invite you to the first annual Areyto, Barrio Legend Award on Thursday, November 17 to honor Carmen Rivera, playwright of LA GRINGA for her contribution to the arts. The event will be hosted by Mike Oquendo (Mikey O Comedy Show) and Ivan Vega (UTC Executive Director). $30 Ticket includes: Vino, Coquito, Flan y Antojitos […]

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UrbanTheater Company Opens Its 11th Season with The Midwest Premiere of Carmen Rivera’s Obie Award-Winning Comedy, La Gringa

Press contact: Julia Borcherts (773) 878-0722                                        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kaye Publicity September 6, 2016 URBANTHEATER COMPANY OPENS ITS 11th SEASON WITH THE MIDWEST PREMIERE OF CARMEN RIVERA’S OBIE AWARD-WINNING COMEDY, LA GRINGA UrbanTheater […]

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La Gringa is the longest-running Spanish-language play in Off-Broadway history celebrating its 20th anniversary Press Opening November 11 Opening Night November 12 Buy Tickets » In this Obie Award-winning comedy about a young woman’s search for her identity, María Elena Garcia goes to visit her extended family in Puerto Rico during the Christmas holidays, excited to connect with […]

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