[3/18-3/19] Preview: Mexican American Experience at the MACC

Wednesday and Thursday, Mar. 18 and 19, music fans are invited to something different from the usual South by Southwest fare at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican-American Cultural Center. The annual Mexican American Experience, presented by Crossroads Events, is a family-friendly event that will feature performances from Grammy Award-winning legendary, veteran, and up-and-coming artists. Wednesday […]

Alta Teatro presents ‘Burundanga’ at the MACC beginning May 22

Beginning May 22 at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexcian American Cultural Center, the Austin Latino Theater Alliance (ALTA) will present Burundanga. Directed by renowned director Alejandro Pedemonte, Burudanga is the successful comedy by the Spanish playwright Jordi Galceran.

Austin Latino Theatre Aliance presents ‘A Glimpse of the Texas-Mexico Border’

A new installment in the series by the Austin Latino Theatre Aliance (ALTA) HABLA Teatro, “A Glimpse of the Texas-Mexico Border,” will be hosted on Mar. 29 at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center through Teatro Chicano de Laredo. ALTA was founded in 1998 and is an organization working to unite and support […]

[3/12 – 3/13] Preview: Mexican American Experience at the MACC

Wednesday and Thursday, Mar. 12 and 13, music fans are invited to something different from the usual South by Southwest fare at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican-American Cultural Center. The third annual Mexican American Experience, presented by Crossroads Events, is a family-friendly event that will feature performances from Grammy Award-winning legendary, veteran, and up-and-coming artists. […]

Cine Las Americas presents screening of ‘A Migrant’s Masterpiece: The Life and Legacy of Patrick Flores’

Tonight at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (ESB-MACC) local-nonprofit Cine Las Americas will present the free screening of nationally recognized documentarian Hector Galán’s film, A Migrant’s Masterpiece the Life and Legacy of Patrick Flores.  Tonight’s screening is part of a new Cine Las Americas series titled Las Movies: Mexican American Cinema. The series will continue through […]

(8/27) Preview: Mexican American Cultural Center Screens ‘Pepe El Toro’

The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center presents its Cine De Oro film series the last Tuesday of each month. On August 27, join the Cultural Center for the premiere of Pepe El Toro (Pepe the Bull).

[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, […]

[4/6-4/7] Preview: Wobeon Fest at The MACC

Austin finally has a large scale World Music Festival, Wobeon Fest. The two day event happens both Saturday and Sunday at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (ESB-MACC). The lineup includes popular Latin Alternative acts as well as a couple of Austin-based favorites. Afropop superstar Angelique Kidjo (from Benin, Africa) headlines on Saturday […]

[3/15-3/16] Preview: Pan Americana Festival 2013

This weekend the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (ESB-MACC) and Bellas Artes Alliance will present the third annual Panamericana Fest. The free, two-day event will feature some of the world’s best Latin alternative along with local and regional acts for all to see during South by Southwest. With a stacked lineup from top […]

[3/13 – 3/14] Preview: The Mexican American Experience 2013

On Wednesday, March 13 and Thursday, March 14, the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican-American Cultural Center (MACC) will host two evenings of free family-friendly events featuring Tejano, Conjunto, and Mariachi artists. Presented by Cross Roads Events, the lineup includes new groups, as well as Grammy Award-winning virtuosos. Wednesday, March 13 Mariachi Los Toros, Big Band Tejano, […]