The Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors (HOLA), the nation’s longest running active arts advocacy organization for Latino actors, will hold its 2018 HOLA Awards Gala and Benefit on Monday, October 22, 2018. Among other honorees, Jorge Alí Triana, a Colombian artist who has been working in the world of theater for more than 40 years will receive the HOLA Excellence in Theater Award.
HOLA will also continue its annual tradition of honoring the best of Latino theater in New York with its HOLA awards in different categories. This year, ID Studio members will receive several HOLA awards:
OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY A MALE ACTOR
Germán Jaramillo, El Coronel No Tiene Quien Le Escriba (Guest actor in a production of Spanish Repertory Theater to commemorate 50 years of the company).
OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY A SUPPORTING FEMALE ACTOR
Juanita Lara, Pedro Infante: Cien Años Pienso En Ti
OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE IN MUSICAL THEATER
Sebastián Beltrán, Pedro Infante: Cien Años Pienso En Ti
OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN PRODUCTION/DESIGN
Pedro Infante: Cien Años Pienso En Ti – Pablo Mayor (Music); Daniel Fetecua (Choreography); Segundo Tenesaca (Scenery) ; Erick Solano (Lighting); Mary Montano (Wardrobe)
OUTSTANDING SOLO PERFORMANCE
Nelson Celis, El Cielo Y El Dolor