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Remembering the Alameda Theater/Recordando El Teatro Alameda

Sunday, January 21 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

The Westside Preservation Alliance, the Esperanza Peace & Justice Center and the Office of Historic Preservation invite you to come share your memories–or your family’s memories–of the Alameda Theater and play a part in its future story. Featuring special guest story tellers: Maria Antonietta Berriozábal, Martha Tijerina and Maria Elena Torralva-Alonso. Moderated by Tomás Ybarra-Frausto. If you can’t attend, please post your story and we’ll be happy to include it in our story-telling.

11:30 am – Welcome and video
12:00 pm – Community Storytelling
2:00 pm – Performance by Jesus Vidales and Rita Vidaurri of Las Tesoros de San Antonio, accompanied by Trio Cantares de Mi Tierra

Muy cordialmente, el Westside Preservation Alliance, el Esperanza Peace & Justice Center y La Ciudad de San Antonio Oficina de Conservación Patrimonio Cultural les invita a convivir y compartir sus memorias, recuerdos e historias del Teatro Alameda con las my estimadas Maria Antonietta Berriozábal, Martha Tijerina and Maria Elena Torralva-Alonso. Moderador: Tomás Ybarra-Frausto.

11:30 am – Bienvenida y video
12:00 pm – Merienda (Pan dulce y café) – Pláticas, historias, y memorias del Teatro Alameda con María Antonietta, Martha, e María Elena y oportunidad de grabar su recuerdos del Teatro Alameda
2:00 pm – Cantantes Jesús Vidales y Rita Vidaurri de Las Tesoros de San Antonio, con Trio Cantares de Mi Tierra

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Photo Credit: Russell Lee Photograph Collection, e_rl_14646_0016, The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin


Sunday, January 21
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Esperanza Peace and Justice Center
Westside Preservation Alliance


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Rita Vidaurri

Rita Vidaurri

Actress, musician and businesswoman, Rita Vidaurri, also known as “La Calandria” was born in 1924 in San Antonio’s Westside and lived in el Callejón de Montezuma. Cantinflas, Mario Moreno, discovered…