MONDAY, May 14th, 7:00-9p!! –
For our May Tintero Projects Monthly Reading Series FEATURE, we bring you – Les presentamos a Zachary Caballero!!
Now to celebrate and echo the work of the Latino/a Theatre New Playwright’s Festival: Sin Muros at Stages Repertory Theatre, Tintero Projects and Stages have teamed up to help bring more Latino/a audiences to the theatre!
REMEMBER – This Reading Series happens every 2nd Monday of the month and we are looking for the fire with all the bold readings and inspirations!
Zachary Caballero is a Mexican-American poet from Texas. He graduated from the University of Texas-Austin with a B.A. in English and History. He was a member of the 2010 Austin Youth National Poetry Slam Team, They Speak Youth Poetry Slam and a two-time member of the Austin Poetry Slam’s National Team in 2013 and 2014.
He co-founded the University of Texas’ only poetry organization, Spitshine Poetry in 2011. Caballero co-coached Spitshine’s 2014 National Slam Team, who took first place at the College Union Poetry Slam Invitational. In 2014, Caballero worked as a member of FutureCorps, a team of poets, teachers and activists who helped organize and run the 2014 International Youth Poetry Festival, Brave New Voices, hosted by Youth Speaks. He has toured nationally and taught writing and performance workshops throughout Texas. Currently, he works for Writers In The Schools (WITS), recently graduated from law school, writes & performs poems, and watches the rain in Houston, Texas. He currently practices contract law in the HOU and has one heart, and it is a homemade tortilla.