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Teatro Campesino (Organization)

Overview
Works: 132 works in 265 publications in 3 languages and 3,764 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Music  Drama  Folklore  Animated films  Legends  Religious films  Nonfiction films  History  Poetry 
Roles: Performer, Producer
Classifications: PS3572.A387,
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Most widely held works about Teatro Campesino (Organization)
 
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Most widely held works by Teatro Campesino (Organization)
Luis Valdez--early works : Actos, Bernabé, and Pensamiento serpentino by Luis Valdez( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of plays and a narrative poem by Luis Valdez
Rolas de Aztlán songs of the Chicano movement( Recording )

5 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popol vuh( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the creation myth of the Quiché Maya of ancient Guatemala. Gives life to the mystic history and art of the Maya, using animated drawings taken directly from classic Maya pottery
Actos by Luis Valdez( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in Spanish and English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popol vuh sacred book of the Quiché Maya( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the creation myth of the Quiché Maya of ancient Guatemala. Gives life to the mystic history and art of the Maya, using animated drawings taken directly from classic Maya pottery
La Pastorela The shepherds' tale( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in and around San Juan Bautista Mission, La Pastorela is a musical retelling of the shepherds' journey to Bethlehem to see the Christ Child. We see the play through the eyes of a young Chicana. In her surrealistic dream, she repeats the journey, but through her own contemporary references
I am Joaquin( Visual )

22 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the Chicano poem by Corky Gonzales about the Mexican-American experience from Cortes to the current farm workers' struggle, emphasizing the problems of oppressed Mexicans
Los vendidos( Visual )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction about the Teatro Campesino (Farm Workers Theater of the United States) and its purpose is followed by a play dramatizing stereotypes and feelings of Mexican Americans in the United States
Actos y el Teatro Campesino by Luis Valdez( Book )

2 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in Spanish and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I am Joaquin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the Chicano poem of the same title by Corky Gonzales about the Mexican-American experience from Cortes to the current farm workers' struggle, emphasizing the problems of suppressed Mexicans
El Corrido( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the play, La gran carpa de la familia Rascuachi by Luis Valdez. As a young man travels by truck to get work in the U.S., an older man sings him the tale of El Corrido
Teatro Campesino : 25 anniversary( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Teatro notes : the quarterly newsletter of El Teatro Campesino( )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corridos! Tales of passion and revolution( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the influence of Corridos, Mexican and Mexican American ballads, which celebrate popular heroes and folk tales and provide a sense of history and standards of public morality. Includes performances of Corridos in a program originally produced for stage, with historical and critical commentary between performances
Los vendidos( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short theater piece about a shop which markets made-to-order Mexicans for American consumption
I am Joaquín based on a poem by Rodolfo Corky Gonzales( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a film version of an epic poem which illustrates the cultural heritage of Mexicans and Mexican Americans
La Virgen del Tepeyac by Teatro Campesino (Organization)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El teatro : el Teatro Campesino newsletter( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radical Theatre Festival [Participants]: Bread and Puppet Theatre, Teatro Campesino, San Francisco Mime Troupe by San Francisco State College, 1968 Radical Theatre Festival( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Teatro Campesino by Teatro Campesino (Organization)( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Teatro Campesino (The Farmworkers Theater) was founded by Luis Valdez in 1965 and has since gone on to create a theater that reflects the greater Chicano experience. Website includes the history of the theater company, an event calendar, a virtual tour of the playhouse, a media showcase and much more
 
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Luis Valdez--early works : Actos, Bernabé, and Pensamiento serpentino
Languages
English (130)

Spanish (27)

German (2)

Covers
Taking it to the streets : the social protest theater of Luis Valdez and Amiri BarakaVisiones Latino art and culture