Performers, Shows

Assimilation Performer Spotlight: Ben G. Bazán

Ben G Bazán (he/him/el) is a 6th generation Tejano and proud descendant of the Lipán Apache Band of Texas. Hijo de Gonzalo y Diana Bazán. Hermano de Andrew Lee y Kristina Dee. El es papá de Mister Beauregard the Great y Señor Duncan la Espuela. During the daytime you can find him at Acton Academy where he serves as the Middle School Guide, Athletics Director, and Head Basketball Coach. He co-founded Starr Community Theatre with his dad and is focused on becoming the Michael Jordan of Latino/a Theatre for Young Audiences. ¡Ándale, Échale Ganas! 

Tickets are $5. This show will be hosted virtually on Zoom- you’ll get an email with instructions on how to join once you purchase your ticket: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/testify-presents-assimilation-tickets-158670075467?aff=WebJuneAssimilation

Performers, Shows

Assimilation Performer Spotlight: Ladi Loera

Ladi is an artist, improviser, award-winning storyteller, and animal lover. He has taken part in storytelling events for Testify, I’m from Driftwood, Drinking with the Saints, and the Moth, where he won with a story about sympathetic nausea and what it teaches us about love and connection. Ladi is also an award-winning public speaker with Toastmasters International. He is a native Texan who currently resides in Austin with his partner and two elderly cats who hate each other.

Tickets are $5. This show will be hosted virtually on Zoom- you’ll get an email with instructions on how to join once you purchase your ticket: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/testify-presents-assimilation-tickets-158670075467?aff=WebJuneAssimilation

Performers, Shows

Assimilation Performer Spotlight: Shana Roy

Shana is a wife, mother, and non-native Austinite. Of course. She believes in whiskey, bad decision-making, and the power of story telling to catalyze change. If you enjoy her story tonight and desire more of Shana’s stories, she has a couple of memoirs (and a variety of fiction) available for the Amazon Kindle under her pen name Shana Hammaker.

Tickets are $5. This show will be hosted virtually on Zoom- you’ll get an email with instructions on how to join once you purchase your ticket: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/testify-presents-assimilation-tickets-158670075467?aff=WebJuneAssimilation