El Backstage - Interview with Y No Habia Luz

Season 2, Episode 5,  Jul 12, 2018, 04:24 AM

El Backstage - SRBCC with La Verdad Podcast is joined by Puerto Rican based theatre company, Y No Habia Luz. As part of the SRBCC Borinken Me Llama series, the theatre company is welcomed to the city of Chicago where they will be participating in a number of events, workshops and exhibits. We sit down with group members and artists, Yari Helfeld and Carlos Gandul Torres to discuss their current exhibit and upcoming events. We also chat about the their involvement in post Hurricane Maria efforts in Puerto Rico, the thought process behind each one of their shows and the amazing on-going repertoire they have created.

Video Link: https://youtu.be/nGZn8gNdi68

Check out their upcoming shows and exhibits:

July 11 @7pm

An Evening with Y No Habia Luz and Cerqua Rivera Dance Theater

Location: Segundo Ruiz Pelvis Cultural Center

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/490477361409806/

July 13 @5pm

Circus of Absence, An exhibit by Y No Habia Luz

Location: National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2072475836351654/

July 14-15

Barrio Arts Fest 2018

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/635962980080538/

Website: http://ynohabialuz.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ynohabialuz/

Instagram: @y.no.habia.luz