"The work that Teatro does is so vital and engaging."

-Ebony Adams

Educational Programs

El Retorno: A play inspired by el Día de los Muertos

Senior Theatre project at Centro Tyrone Guzman

Teatro del Pueblo is currently collaborating with Centro Tyrone Guzman on a 10-week intergenerational performance project created and developed by a group of elders and women inspired by “El Dia de los Muertos” celebration. The piece touches on the interconnectedness of birth and death in the context of a modern world. The residency will culminate with a production and a panel discussion Oct. 28 at 6:00 pm at the Minneapolis Institute of Art auditorium.

Teatro del Pueblo 2016-2017 Season

Coco’s Latinidad: Latin Flair ‘n the Air

Coco’s Latinidad a Latino Live Radio show intended to provide a glimpse in to the world of Latino immigrants. This month the show is dedicated to the celebration of Dia de Los Muertos.

Date To Be Announced

Meet the Playwright! 

Playwright, Silvia Pontaza is excited to bring  this  radio-novela to the stage!

Playwright, Silvia Pontaza is excited to bring this radionovela to the stage!

Silvia Pontaza has participated in Teatro del Pueblo productions in many ways, both acting and directing.  She is also one of Teatro’s resident teaching artistes working with both children and adults.  She has written several plays for Teatro and we are excited to unveil her current project! This radionovela is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat!

New Encounters Training for Actors

New Encounters Artist Training 

Teatro del Pueblo is proud to announce its New Encounters Artist Training initiative. This new program focuses resources in training community members and professional artists in the crafts of acting and theater production with the goal of expanding the artist of color pool of talents in the Twin. The program will include workshops for scene work, movement and voice work. There will be a community component to nurture new talent and interested community members.

 New Encounters 2016 by Teatro del Pueblo is currently providing training to professional actors as well as new actors in search of opportunities to expand their knowledge in theater making.