Pregones Theater will kick off its 2012-2013 season by presenting three of their production in what they call a "Repertory Remix!" The productions will happen between November 1, 2012 and December 2, 2012 at Pregones' eponymous theater space located in the Mott Haven section of the South Bronx.
• Dancing in My Cockroach Killers is based on the poems and monologues of Magdalena Gómez and is directed by Rosalba Rolón. The cast includes Rosal Colón, Sol Crespo, Shadia Fairuz, Elise Hernández, Jesús E. Martínez and Omar Pérez. Musical direction will be provided by Desmar Guevara with live musicians Anthony Carrillo, Nicky Laboy and Benji Willis. The production is choreographed by Antonio Vargas. For more information, click here.
|From left to right, Omar Pérez and Johary Ramos in|
the production El apagón/The Blackout. Production
photograph by Erika Rojas.
• Baile cangrejero is based on the works of poets Julia de Burgos, Luis Palés Matos, Fortunato Vizcarrondo, Nicolás Guillén, Nicomedes Santa Cruz and Manuel del Cabral. The production is directed by Jorge B. Merced and stars Antonio Vargas and Yaremis Félix with musical direction by Desmar Guevara. For more information, click here.
J.F. Seary will be performing in the presentation In The Cypher. Conceived by Sarita Covington and Gamal J. Palmer and directed by Jordan Mahome, it will be produced in November at the WOW Café Theater, located in Manhattan's East Village.