HOLA ACTOR SPOTLIGHT | Ulysses S. de Orduna

Ulysses S. de Orduna was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico where he studied acting at the University of the Sacred Heart (BA in Theatre). He made his professional acting debut at the University of Puerto Rico Repertory Theatre Company where he played lead roles in the company’s 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 seasons, first starring as […]


Greta Quispe is a SAG/AFTRA actress of Peruvian descent who was raised in Brooklyn, NY. Ms. Quispe has studied at The Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute as well as auditioned for and personally selected to study with T. Schreiber at his advanced technique for actors classes at T.  Schreiber’s Studio and Theatre in New York City.  She has had […]

San Juan Noir Anthology

San Juan Noir is an unprecedented volume of contemporary Puerto Rican fiction edited by renowned author and creator of Puerto Rico’s Festival de la Palabra, Mayra Santos-Febres.

PRIDA ARTIST OF THE MONTH | Marta Medina-Feliciano

Marta was first one to go to art school. She holds a Masters in Fine Arts and Bachelors in Art from Lehman College with a concentration in painting, and minors in computer graphics, education and photography. She currently works as an Art Teacher for the New York Department of Education.


Open Call 2016 project partners Pepatian and BAAD! will provide free rehearsal space and paid performance opportunities at BAAD!/Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance for three emerging dance artists of color and/or emerging Bronx-based dance artists chosen by a selection committee. Artists must be NYC-based.

100 Hispanic Women Present “Aplauso” on LRDB | Chita Rivera

An accomplished and versatile actress/singer/dancer, Chita Rivera has won two Tony Awards as Best Leading Actress in a Musical and received eight additional Tony nominations for an exceptional 10 Tony nominations. On Friday, November 6, 2015, PBS will aired the Great Performances special Chita Rivera: A Lot of Livin’ To Do, a retrospective on her […]