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Trouping Ahead
The Latino Comedy Project keeps creating laughter and its own opportunities
"...The contemporary comedy scene boasts plenty of culturally adept comedians who are..."

Aug. 26, 2005 Arts Feature by Patti Hadad

A Nation Laughs
On the eve of its fifth Latino Comedy Fiesta, Austin's Latino Comedy Project has discovered a national audience for its signature brand of humor lampooning ethnic stereotypes and challenging cultural assumptions.
"...late in the afternoon, the artistic director of the Latino Comedy Project excitedly spoke of Buffy the Vampire Slayer,..."

Aug. 22, 2003 Arts Feature by Belinda Acosta

4th Annual Austin Latino Comedy Fiesta
All the acts taking part in this year's Austin Latino Comedy Fiesta in the Paramount Theatre on Saturday night did a great job of working the crowd, but the audience didn't demand much in the way of innovation from them.
"...Fourth Annual Austin Latino Comedy Fiesta: Funny by Any Other Name..."

Aug. 23, 2002 Arts Review by Rob Curran

The Second Austin Latino Comedy Fiesta: A Long Way
Local Arts Reviews
"...The Second Austin Latino Comedy Fiesta: A Long Way..."

Aug. 18, 2000 Arts Review by Mary Jane Garza

All Over Creation: A Brief History of Laugh Riots in Austin
As April overflows with comedy festivals, an overview of Austin's celebrations of funny
"...all the ongoing hilarity in Austin's large and varied comedy scene – Esther's Follies, Master Pancake, Punch!, No Shame..."

April 13, 2012 Arts Column by Robert Faires

'AlienNation': Making cabrito of immigration scapegoating
In its first new show in two years, Austin's Latino Comedy Project roasts the immigration debate
"...Comedy troupes come and go, but fortunately for Austin, the..."

Aug. 3, 2007 Arts Feature by Barry Pineo

Erin Cone at the Wally Workman Gallery
"The figurative acrylics and oils of Austin's Erin Cone reveal no specific flow of story; neither are they reproduced as visual elements of what the hipper literati like to call graphic novels. Cone's portraits stand alone," writes Wayne Alan Brenner. See Cone's second annual exhibition at the Wally Workman Gallery during August, and be pleased with your decision.
"...Also: The Latino Comedy Fiesta, with Pablo Francisco, Justin Sanders, Jesse Pangelinian,..."

Aug. 16, 2002 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Taking the World Stage
How more theatre made Here is getting Out There and what that means
"...Exhibit B: An Austin comedy troupe's YouTube video is well past 400,000 views and..."

Sept. 21, 2007 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

The Latino Comedy Project Sells Out
In their newest sketch anthology, The LCP Sells Out, the Latino Comedy Project subjects the motivations of Latino artists and celebrities, as well as those of their media exploiters, to a jesterly scrutinizing in a fast-paced, enthusiastic, muy silly parade of skits, videos, and songs.
"...The Latino Comedy Project Sells Out:..."

May 11, 2001 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

PostFest
Organizers of Three Recent Arts Festivals Pass on Lessons Learned
"...Young Playwrights Festival, Harvest Festival of New American Plays, Latino Comedy Festival, New Texas Festival, Big Stinkin' International Improv..."

March 10, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Festival Flood
A brief guide to the 13 – count 'em, 13 – arts fests coming your way in April and May
"...burst. And the variety – theatre, dance, classical music, comedy, literature, and visual art – ensures that everyone will..."

April 3, 2015 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

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