Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Welcome Barrio Writers & Barrio Actors Guild Teens & Role Models! Summer 2010 is here!

Are you ready?
Well, don't worry, we have planned
lots of great things to do!

Barrio Writers & Barrio Actors Guild
provide a safe place for you to write & express yourself freely, find your way to higher education & explore the cultural arts!


Our workshops start June 26, 2010!
Please check out our schedule and locations below:


Barrio Writers & Barrio Actors Guild
Free Workshops scheduled for June 26 - August 25, 2010

*Wednesdays*
Barrio Actors Guild: 12-2pm
Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble
310 W 5th Street (2nd Floor)
Santa Ana, CA 92701
(Corner of 5th & Broadway above El Curtido Restaurant)

Barrio Writers: 3-5pm
Santa Ana Public Library - Teen Center
26 Civic Center Plaza
Santa Ana, California 92701
Phone: 714-647-5264


*Saturdays*
Barrio Writers: 12-2pm
El Centro Cultural de Mexico
310 W 5th Street (2nd Floor)
Santa Ana, CA 92701
(Corner of 5th & Broadway above El Curtido Restaurant)

Barrio Actors Guild: 3:30-5:30pm
El Centro Cultural de Mexico
310 W 5th Street (2nd Floor)
Santa Ana, CA 92701
(Corner of 5th & Broadway above El Curtido Restaurant)


Barrio Writers Live Reading!
Details TBD August 28 or August 29, 2010

Barrio Actors Guild Showcase!
September 3 & 4, 2010

Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble

Friday, June 4, 2010

Barrio Writers on KPFK.org & 1st Barrio Writers Book Signing!!

Hey World (aka Diary)!


We are making it, we never thought this day would come but it has and there is no limit to what we can do! Let's share the good news, our book is out, yes OUR book! Barrio Writers First Edition is being sold at Calacas on Fourth in Santa Ana, Ca!

Plus, our documentary was recorded by Garden Grove Channel 3 and will air at the end of July! Too cool, eh? Well there's more, we were on the radio with The Mexican! Yep, with Gustavo Arellano on KPFK.org, who would've thought another author from OC would be interviewing us! Life is Awesome!

Anyway, gotta go get ready for this weekend, we have our booksigning and Patchwork Art and Craft Festival this weekend. We listed the details below, just to remind us that we are making it, yes Barrio Writers are here to stay - no I mean, Barrio Writers will continue to grow!

Oh yeah I almost forgot! Along with our 10-week Summer 2010 program in Santa Ana, we will also be having 1-week intensive programs at the Newhope Library, LA, Costa Mesa & East Oakland!! Yep world, it has been good, we can't complain, life as a Barrio Writer is pretty cool. Ok, well gotta go!

Feeling Great!
OC Barrio Writers
barriowriters@gmail.com


Barrio Writers Book Signing & Live Reading!
Date: Saturday, June 5, 2010
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Location: Calacas on 4th - 324 W 4th St #B, Santa Ana, CA 92701 Tel.714.662.2002

Patchwork Indie Arts and Crafts Festival
Date: Sunday, June 6, 2010
Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Location: 2204 NORTH MAIN ST@BUFFALO SANTA ANA CA 92706

KPFK.org Barrio Writers and Gustavo Arellano!
Press on Play Arrow & Turn up volume!