Latino Scene Showcase

October 10, 2018
El Portal Theatre
Los Angeles, CA


The Latino Scene Showcase is a private event for entertainment industry executives, talent representatives, and casting directors to watch the performance of original scripts written, directed and performed by graduates of the National Hispanic Media Coalition’s Latino TV Writers Program and Latino talent recruited by the Los Angeles Theatre Center.

The showcase presented jointly by NHMC and LATC at El Portal Theatre in Los Angeles, presents a program of short scenes, directed, written and performed by Latinos, to introduce their talent to Hollywood directors, writers, talent representatives and casting directors. More than 200 entertainment industry insiders attend to network with participating Latino creatives after the showcase.

2017 Latino Scene Showcase


To view pictures of the 2017 Latino Scene Showcase click here. Watch the individual scenes from the 2017 Latino Scene Showcase using the playlist below.

Evolution Fitness by Rafael Garcia
Directed by Fidel Gomez
Performed by:
Matthew Jordan
Marissa Ringer
Jay Phoenix

Pearly Gates by Jesenia Ruiz
Directed by Fidel Gomez
Performed by:
Alfredo Trueba
Melissa Rivera
Bob Rodriguez

The Mailroom by Joseph Ferrante
Directed by Sal Lopez
Performed by:
Peter Pasco
Brian Molina
Eddie Ruiz

M.I.A. by Renier Murillo
Directed by Sylvia Blush
Performed by:
Julian Ortega
Abigail Arnold-Ochs
Carla Olivas
Nisalda Gonzalez

Mari and Damian by Janine Salinas Schoenberg
Directed by Sal Lopez
Performed by:
Yvonne Angulo
James Cavlo

Call Me Daddy by Brian Otaño
Directed by Sylvia Blush
Performed by:
Myrna Velasco
Frankie Rodriguez
Ray Lopez
Michelle Castillo

Bits and Pieces by Carlos Cisco
Directed by Fidel Gomez
Performed by:
Roland Ruiz
Huge Carbajal

View past galas on flickr & Youtube