Collaboraction and Teatro Vista are proud to present The YO SOLO Festival of Latino Solo Shows. Featuring six solo shows running in repertory, Yo Solo brings together Collaboraction and Teatro Vista’s communities, once again, to explore and celebrate our common interests in empowering artists and audiences.
written and performed by Lisandra Tena
In the interactive solo, Guera, the audience is treated as dinner guests in a restaurant, choosing “meals” from the menu. Each item on the menu is a 4-6 minute piece drawn from Ms. Tena’s experiences with her father, mother, alter ego, and her identity
La Risa de Dios
written and performed by Febronio Zatarain
Directed by Ignacio Guevara
La Risa de Dios captures the voices and stories of the Latino immigrant community of Chicago and how they see our city. Through monologue and song, Mr. Zatarain captures the joy, the heartache, and the challenges of living in the big city and the dreams that bring us here.