Rivera, Estefan, Miranda to star in digital benefit show
NEW YORK Chita Rivera, Gloria Estefan, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Thala will headline a benefit digital concert in October to celebrate Latino culture and achievement in theater. Hear Our Voices will be held online Oct. 1 and will be hosted by Andra Burns. It's going to pay attention to the present and look to the future, said Trujillo, who said the themes will explore Latin representation, inclusion and diversity. Additional attendees include Lucie Arnaz, Melissa Barrera, Jaime Camil, Florencia Cuenca, Ral Esparza, Mandy Gonzalez, Ral Gonzalez, Ivan Hernandez, Ariana DeBose, Mauricio Martinez, Bianca Marroqun, Shereen Pimentel, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Philippa Stefani, Anglica Vale, Robin de Jesus and Ana Villafae. The concert will be broadcast on Playbill.com, Playbills YouTube Channel and on The Broadway Leagues Viva.Broadway website.
Congressional Hispanic Caucus members get taste of 'Vida' in Hollywood
"Vida" cast members Chelsea Rendon, Carlos Miranda, Melissa Barrera, Mishel Prada, and Ser Anzoategui hug onstage after the premiere of the Starz Original Series "Vida" at the Vimeo Theater on March 11, 2018, in Austin, Texas. HOLLYWOOD, Calif. - The cast of Starz dramedy "Vida" knows what life is like for Latinx creatives in Hollywood. So when members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, in town for a two-day visit to Los Angeles, stopped by the set on Thursday, the cast didn't shy away from telling them their truth. A stop by the "Vida" set was one of 15 meetings members of the caucus were set to take during their trip. The goal was to learn more about what Castro sees as one of many crucial issues for the Caucus to tackle.