Mariska Hargitay and Raul Esparza on Law & Order: SVU
Exclusive: Raúl Esparza Talks 'Law & Order: SVU,' Broadway, & Fame
By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 10/23/2013 - 13:12

The theatre-trained Cuban American actor dishes on tonight’s intense Law & Order: SVU episode, “October Surprise.”

Tell us about tonight’s episode.


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Chita Rivera's 80th Birthday Bash to Help Fight AIDS
Chita Rivera's 80th Birthday Bash to Help Fight AIDS
By Cristina Arreola | 09/23/2013 - 15:18

Chita Rivera is throwing a huge 80th birthday bash...and the best part is we’re all invited! 

The Tony Award winning singer, actress, and dancer, who initially wanted to quietly celebrate her birthday, changed her mind and decided to use her talent and fame to give back.


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Salma Hayek and Jessica Biel are 'Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown'
By Mariela Rosario | 10/21/2009 - 10:35

Word has leaked that megawatt stars Salma Hayek and Jessica Biel were recently in NYC to read for parts in a theatrical adaptation of Pedro Almodovar's hit 1988 Spanish comedy, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown.


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Mariah Carey to Star in London Play Next Spring
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 06/18/2009 - 14:05

Sounds like we’re going to have to start accepting singer Mariah Carey as a genuine thespian. The star, who won positive reviews for her role as a social worker in the Sundance favorite Precious (formerly know as Push: Based on the Novel by Sapphire), is headed to London’s West End to perform in a stage play.


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La Dolce Rita
By Angie Romero | 02/18/2009 - 16:00

Rita Moreno never ceases to amaze me. Not only is she one of nine (and the only Latino) to have won the four most prestigious showbiz awards: Oscar, Emmy, Tony, and Grammy, but she still looks fabulous and continues to wow audiences at the age of 77!


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'In the Heights' Recoups Investment While Other Broadway Shows Struggle
By Mariela Rosario | 01/09/2009 - 17:30

The producers of Broadway musical In the Heights recently announced that they have recouped their 10 million dollar investment. This is a huge deal for the show, based around the traditionally Latino neighborhood of Washington Heights in upper Manhattan. While other shows on Broadway have been forced to scale back their productions or close down all together, the continuing success of In the Heights proves that show creator Lin Manuel was able to develop an entertaining (and lucrative) new formula for success on the Great White Way.


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Exclusive Q&A: <i>In the Heights</i> Creator & Star Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks to Latina.Com about his Broadway Debut
By Latina Staff | 02/22/2008 - 16:03

When did you first develop the idea for In the Heights?


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