The Long Center to present ‘Menopause the Musical’ in September

The Longcenter: Performing Arts is bringing the Austin community the-proud-to-be-a-woman play Menopause the Musical on September 21 and 22.

[8/6] Preview: The Puro Chingon Social Club presents ‘Cheech and Chong Up in Smoke’

The North Door invites movie-goers to their weekly film series Free Film Tuesdays.The Puro Chingon Social Club, is joining forces with BC Smokeshop for the classic film favorite Cheech and Chong’s Up in Smoke screening. Orale!

[7/9] Preview: Puro Chingon Social Club presents a free screening of ‘Frida’ at The North Door

The North Door and The Puro Chingon Social Club will be hosting special interactive screening of ‘Frida’ tonight starring Salma Hayek.

[6/11] Preview: ‘Machete’ screening at The North Door for free

Machete says you better get your ass to North Door on Tuesday night for a free screening of Robert Rodriguez’s ‘Machete’ presented by Puro Chingon Social Club. Machete will not text you a reminder either either because “Machete don’t text.”

[5/8] Preview: Free screening of ‘El Albergue’ at ESB-MACC

The documentary El Albergue is screening at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (ESB-MACC) on May 8. The free screening starts at at 7 p.m. and will include a special Q & A with Alejandro Solalinde, a National Human Rights Award Winner and main subject of the film. The ESB-MACC, Cine Las Americas, […]

[3/26] Preview: The Puro Chingon Social Club presents ‘Selena’ at The North Door

The North Door invites movie-goers to their weekly Free Film Tuesdays event. On March 26, the Puro Chingon Social Club and Free & Queer Cinema are teaming up to screen the film that kick-started JLO’s career- Selena. The Puro Chingon Social Club is a relatively new addition to the North Door’s Free Film Tuesday family. […]

Q&A Interview: Diego Miró of ‘Bless Me, Ultima’

Austin native, Diego Miró has made it to the big screen playing the complex character Florence, in the film Bless Me, Ultima. He will be seen in the upcoming film “Now You See Me,” directed by Louis Leterrier.

Movie Review: Acclaimed novel ‘Bless Me, Ultima’ brought to life on big screen

Writer/director Carl Franklin takes on ‘Bless Me, Ultima’, Rudolfo Anaya’s critically acclaimed 1972 novel that has become one of the all-time bestselling Chicano books. The powerful script and images unraveled a new story that stays true to the novel’s meaning.AC

The Puro Chingon Social Club presents ‘Y Tu Mamá También’ at The North Door

The North Door invites movie-goers to their Free Film Tuesday’s event that includes props, trivia, and prizes. The new hosts that will be presenting Latino-themed films and programs is The Puro Chingon Social Club. On Tuesday, Feb. 12, join them as they present Y Tu Mamá También. The Puro Chingon Social Club is a relatively […]

BookWoman to host reading by author Anel L. Flores

Tejana Anel L. Flores has published a new book about self discovery with food, culture, and gender identity titled Empanada: A Lesbiana Story en Probaditas. BookWoman, a local Austin feminist bookstore, is holding a special book reading by Flores on Thursday, Feb. 7.