Back By Popular Demand, LATINOLOGUES(TM) Returns to Miami

Back By Popular Demand, LATINOLOGUES(TM) Returns to Miami

Rick Najera’s Award Winning Comedy Returns to Actor’s Playhouse With Special Guest Star Eugenio Derbez


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Miami, FL–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–September 20, 2004–Due to overwhelming response from the Miami market, Rick Najera’s critically acclaimed, award-winning comedy, LATINOLOGUES(TM) will return to The Actor’s Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre again for one night only on Saturday, September 25, for a special performance at 8:00 p.m. The show first came to Miami on August 21 and received a standing ovation to a sold out house, and is now back for a second performance due to popular demand and will feature Latin America’s internationally recognized comedian, Eugenio Derbez. The LATINOLOGUES(TM) performance in Miami is produced by Juan Carlos Zapata, who is currently producing the upcoming National Lampoon’s movie “Pledge This” starring Paris Hilton.

“I love LATINOLOGUES(TM) and I’m honored to be producing the show here in Miami,” comments Juan Carlos Zapata. “After seeing this show for the first time, I cast Rick Najera in my movie. I’m inviting my entire cast to come to this special show to also see Eugenio Derbez perform. It’s going to be a night where Hollywood meets Latino Hollywood.”

Along with Derbez (Derbez en Cuando, Derecho al Derbez, Shrek 2 en Español), Rene Lavan (Christmas with the Kranks, Dirty Dancing 2 Havana Nights, Bitter Sugar), Geoffrey Arend (Garden State, Bubble Boy, Super Troopers), Lina Acosta (Real Women Have Curves, Strong Medicine), and Rick Najera (MAD TV, In Living Color) will perform in the show. LATINOLOGUES(TM) is written, directed and created by Rick Najera, co-produced by Rene Lavan and Rick Najera with staging by Allen Walls.

LATINOLOGUES(TM) is a collection of live comedic and poignant monologues about the Latino experience in America that has toured the nation to sold-out crowds and received standing ovations. The show is a service and a showcase for the Latino community and has been a favorite across the nation with a rotating cast performing monologues that keep the show fresh. More than 70 actors have participated in the show from Cristina, Cynthia Klitbo, Edward James Olmos, Maria Conchita Alonso and Cristian De La Fuente. The show has received outstanding reviews such as ‘Top Pick’, ‘Recommended’ and ‘Critics Choice’ from top theater critics around the country and most notably won a 2004 Image Award for “Best Live Theatrical Performance”. LATINOLOGUES(TM) just returned from a successful Las Vegas show, headlining at The Stardust’s Legendary Wayne Newton Theater, where the mayor proclaimed September 16 as “LATINOLOGUES(TM) Day”. LATINOLOGUES(TM) will be available on DVD in early 2005.

LATINOLOGUES(TM) will be performed one night only, Saturday September 25 at 8:00 p.m. at the Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre (280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables). Tickets are $25.00 and available now via Ticketmaster, at the Miracle Theatre box office or by calling 305-444-9293. For more information on LATINOLOGUES(TM) visit

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Back By Popular Demand, LATINOLOGUES(TM) Returns to Miami