Archive | December, 2010

Broke Wide Open- Unplugged Tour

By Bernice Sosa-Izquierdo Many of us have had the pleasure of witnessing the magic of a one-person show: John Leguizamo, Caridad (La Bruja) de la Luz, Helena D. Lewis, to name a few, have all been outstanding in this genre. But how many of us can say we have actually taken part in the development of such […]

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A Babble in the Bronx Delivers to Mi Gente

By Bernice Sosa-Izquierdo A Babble in the Bronx showcase hits the Mi Gente lounge in Castle Hill: a charming, cozy establishment with three booths across the width of a bar trimmed with three flat-screen TV’s. Each filled with about five or six individuals; bar hosted about a dozen or so onlookers eager for a great show […]

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Growing Up Spanglish

By Efrain Nieves The other day I was reminiscing on my young years when I did not have the slightest idea on how to speak English. I was born in the States, how could that have happened? Because my parents had never spoken a word of English en la casa (well, maybe a one or two). Back then, I was never rediculed for not knowing […]

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