IMPORTANT! Due to the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) events on this site may be postponed or canceled. Please CLICK HERE for the latest information about cancellations.

2019 Austin Latino New Play Festival

Please note, this event has expired.

Presented by Teatro Vivo and ScriptWorks at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin TX

Apr 18 - 20 2019
2019 Austin Latino New Play Festival

The 2019 Austin Latino New Play Festival features four new plays and invites the audience to participate in a conversation with the playwrights about their work.

The ALNPF unites playwrights and audience members in conversation surrounding four new works of Latino theatre by playwrights from throughout the United States. After each performance, the playwright participates in a talkback session with the audience. This year, the ALNPF features stories about generations lost to a problematic prison system, confronting heartbreak that is both recent and old, the challenges of trying to become independent, and the realization that self-care never comes

View more


General Admission is “Pay What You Wish”

Reserved Seating $20

Contact: 512-956-8486


    Official Website


Additional time info:

There will be a festival kickoff reception on April 18 at 7 pm. Following each performance, playwrights will join in conversation with the audience about the work.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Christin Eve Cato


Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center.

600 River Street, Austin, TX 78701

Google Map of 600 River Street, Austin, TX 78701

See what's near this venue


Free Parking is available to guests attending the center’s programs, galleries and special events. A temporary parking pass is available in the main office. There is also metered street parking available.


    • Wheelchair Access





The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Bainbridge Island WA | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex County NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Niagara County NY | Oklahoma City OK | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Ottawa IL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Richardson TX | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA