Breath of Fire Latina Theater is Back With Reading in Memory of Co-Founding Member
Santa Ana's Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble once revolutionized the stage with its daring productions. From its signature work The Mexican OC to providing a home in OC for iconic artists like Cherrie Moraga, the company nurtured the creative spark of Latinas. Breath of Fire unfortunately closed the doors to its space in 2011 and has largely gone dark since then. But rejoice! There's good news. After a ten week summer playwriting series hosted by the group, Breath of Fire is breathing the breath of life with a weekend reading event to cap things off. Unfortunately, there's also sad news, too. Founding member Gina Davidson died suddenly on Monday. The reading will go on in her memory.
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