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Telenovelas in the Park

Telenovelas in the Park was created in 2015. This project is a grassroots theater troupe that uses the traditional telenovela model to present key messages about the California drought, water conservation, and the impacts of plastics pollution. It is based on our Agua is Vida/Water is Life Campaign in an effort to educate and inform families about the seriousness of the drought, the importance of water conservation as well as other ways to Heal and Care for La Madre Tierra (Mother Earth).

Through exaggerated acting, family-friendly humor, and performances in Spanglish, Telenovelas showcase a traditional “familia” in Los Angeles working hard to achieve the American dream while striving to care for La Madre Tierra. This multi-generational, culturally relevant, educational tool teaches the community about important issues while encouraging a shift towards a healthier and more wholesome lifestyle.

Because of Covid, Telenovelas in the Park went virtual. We were able to create two telenovelas virtually.

Interested in being a part of the behind-the-scenes crew? Please contact our Brand & Volunteer Coordinator, Briseida Pineda at briseida@mujeresdelatierra.org

 

Watch our clip of our Telenolval that talks about water conservation and the dangers of plastic pollutants. If you want to see the whole play, follow us on social media or subscribe for updates. 

Watch a clip of the Fire Safety and prevention video we did with our wonderfully funny telenovela cast.

Telenovelas in the Park Volunteer

Thanks for registering to our event. This event will soon take place in the spring of 2023. See you there!

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You will inspire the healing of La Madre Tierra. Every contribution, no matter how small, makes a difference. 

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