TeatroStageFest Records

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Collection Overview

Title: TeatroStageFest Records

ID: CHC5337

Creator: TeatroStageFest

Extent: 21.0 Boxes

Languages: English, Spanish;Castilian, Portuguese

Abstract

The TeatroStageFest Records contain the official records and memorabilia of TeatroStageFest, an annual two-week event held in New York City. Put on by the Latino International Theater Festival of New York, Inc., TeatroStageFest was a showcase of groundbreaking Hispanic and Spanish-language theater from New York, Latin America, the Caribbean, and Spain.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The TeatroStageFest Records contain the official records and memorabilia of TeatroStageFest, an annual two-week event held in New York City. Put on by the Latino International Theater Festival of New York, Inc., TeatroStagefest was a showcase of groundbreaking Hispanic and Spanish-language theter from New York, Latin America, the Caribbean, and Spain.

The collection includes official records and correspondence, as well as marketing material, show files, brochures, posters, pictures, and audiovisual materials. The collection also contains materials related to Susana Tubert, executive director of Latino International Theater Festival of New York, Inc. These include records and correspondence, mostly pertaining to TeatroStageFest.

Biographical Note

TeatroStageFest is an annual production of Latino International Theater Festival of New York, Inc., a non-profit organization that actively supported New York Latino theater year-round, and served as a portal to Ibero-American theater companies from around the world. It was co-founded by Susana Tubert and José W. Fernández in 2005. Fernández was a member of mayor Michael Bloomberg's NYC Latin Media & Entertainment Commission. Working to promote New York City as the center of Latin entertainment, they recognized the need to spotlight the Latino Theater on the New York City Theater scene and TeatroStageFest was a result of their efforts to bring it to light.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research. Boxes 19-21 are financial records and are currently restricted and may not be accessed.

Use Restrictions: Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please contact chc@miami.edu for more information.

Physical Access Note: This collection is housed off-campus and must be requested a minimum of seven calendar days in advance for consultation in the Cuban Heritage Collection Reading Room.

Acquisition Method: Gift of Susana Tubert, September 2013.

Related Materials: TeatroStageFest archived website is available via University of Miami Hipanic Theater Organizations Web Collection.

Preferred Citation: TeatroStageFest Records, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

Processing Information:

Collection-level record by Fernando Espino, Oct. 2013.

This collection is currently unprocessed, but box-level inventories may exist.

Finding Aid Revision History: Scope and contents and biographical note revised by Natalie Baur, May 2014.