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The Totally Fake Latino News, Episode 5

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Southland Sessions Presents: From high school operas and drive-thru art exhibitions to Chicano comedies and underground DJ sets — we are showcasing the vibrancy of arts and culture across our city today.

The Totally Fake Latino News is a bi-weekly comedy sketch series from performance troupe Culture Clash. Culture Clash offers 10-minute doses of levity, poetics and payasadas (clowning), from their homes and streets of SoCal and beyond as part of La Jolla Playhouse’s acclaimed Without Walls (WOW) program, a series of digitally-delivered productions.


Title: The Totally Fake Latino News, Episode 5
Presented by: Culture Clash
Originally Presented: August 7, 2020
Edited By: Pablo Prietto
Curated By: Ric Salinas
Comissioned By: La Jolla Playhouse WOW

The penultimate EP V as in CINCO has the men of CC returning to their funny pants, though their brand of political satire is never too far away. A loving tribute to their mums, daughters and bad cholo films of the 1980s, EP V will have you in stitches, which is just what their group therapist ordered!

About Culture Clash
Culture Clash is a Chicano/Latino performance troupe composed of the writers/satirists Richard Montoya, Ric Salinas, and Herbert Sigüenza.

About La Jolla Playhouse
"From Tony Award-winning plays and musicals, to imaginative programs for young audiences, to interactive experiences outside our theatre walls, the Playhouse brings people together to inspire discussion and open pathways to new ways of thinking." (more)

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