Teatro Prometeo Announces Exciting New Production

Casting Call on Feb. 15, a unique opportunity to share the stage with Adriana Barraza 

Miami, Feb. 7, 2018Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Teatro Prometeo, in collaboration with Adriana Barraza Acting Studio, will present Caricias y Ausencias, a deeply moving play about family, love and the memories that keep us together. The piece was written and directed by Neher Jacqueline Briceño, former Prometeo faculty member and current professor at AB Acting Studio, and stars internationally-renowned, award-winning actress, acting teacher and producer Adriana Barraza.

Teatro Prometeo is offering a tremendous opportunity to share the stage with Barraza. A casting call will be held on Thursday, Feb. 15, from 7-10 p.m. for the two co-starring roles – a female approximately 40-42 years old and a male approximately 25-28 years old. Interested actors should send a resume and headshot to prometeo@mdc.edu before Feb. 10 to secure a specific time slot. Walk-ins will not be accepted.

Teatro Prometeo’s production of Caricias y Ausencias comes to the Koubek Center Theater on June 8, 9, 10, 15, 16 & 17. The play will be in Spanish with English supertitles.

Barraza is one of the most recognized Hispanic actresses worldwide, admired for her 45+ years in film, theater and television. The Mexican actress has received numerous international accolades and has been nominated for the most prestigious awards including the Oscars, Golden Globes, and Sag Awards, among others.

About Teatro Prometeo
MDC’s Teatro Prometeo celebrates Spanish language and Hispanic culture through offering high quality theater productions and instruction with a social purpose, while supporting new, cutting edge work. With over 40 years as a cultural treasure in Miami, Teatro Prometeo enters an exciting new phase with a fresh focus on producing relevant, thought-provoking theater experiences that reflect its dynamic community.

The programs of Teatro Prometeo are made possible with the generous support of: Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs; the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.