After seemingly appearing in every great comedy on TV, Aparna Nancherla has announced a new tour, “It’s Me Again: An Aparna Nancherla Tour.” Nancherla just finished the first season Comedy Central’s freshly cynical comedy, Corporate, on which she plays a human resources manager.
Behind the curtains, backstage all of the magic happens for the UTEP (University of Texas at El Paso) Department of Theatre and Dance. The department has grown tremendously over the years as the department has put on memorable shows and it is because of the dedication of the faculty like Clinical Professor and Director of Audience Development, Adriana Dominguez, and Assistant Professor, Rebecca Rivas.
At the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) Marty Martin lectures in a theatrical way, with accents and gesticulations. He is the thespian turned professor that speaks about Tennessee Williams and then spontaneously exclaims “David-fucking-Mamet” with an arm up in mid-monologue.
We sat at the border of the Recital Hall stage with Mariana Sandoval. The lights of the theatre illuminated her like many times before. She is not only a former music student from UTEP, but also a mezzo-soprano performer and office manager of the El Paso Opera. Continue reading “Mariana Sandoval”