Campo Santo

About Campo Santo

Since 1996 Campo Santo has developed, created and premiered more than 60 new performance pieces with some of our greatest writers- playwrights, poets, novelists, screenwriters, musicians, choreographers- including: Sharif Abu-Hamdeh, Luis Alfaro, Jimmy Santiago Baca, Erika Chong Shuch, Jorge Cortiñas, Migdalia Cruz, Junot Diaz, Dave Eggers, Embodiment Project, Felonious, Star Finch, Jessica Hagedorn, Chinaka Hodge, 18 Mighty Mountain Warriors, Philip Kan Gotanda, Naomi Iizuka, Denis Johnson, Dennis Kim, Donald Lacy, Adam Mansbach, Richard Montoya, Cherrie Moraga, Tanya Orellana, Jose Rivera, Luis Saguar, Greg Sarris, Ntozake Shange, Sam Shepard, Octavio Solis, John Steppling, Vendela Vida

In addition to H.O.M.E. (Hookers on Mars Eventually) by Star Finch in the Summer, 2016, our 20th year of creating new work by and for people of color, representing our neighborhoods, our cities and our ghosts, includes:

Babylon Is Burning inspired by Jeff Chang’s seminal book Can’t Stop Won’t Stop created with Juan Wonway Posibul Amador, Candice Antique Davis, Felonious, Star Finch, Britney Frazier, Joan Osato, Rashad Soul Nubian Pridgen, Tommy Shepherd, Turf Feinz, Tassiana Willis, Dan Wolf- January 2016 Z Space, SF

Nogales: Storytellers in Cartel Country

Created by Richard Montoya, Joan Osato, Sean San José

September 2016- Borderlands Theatre, Tucson Arizona

October 2016- Opening the Magic Theatre Season, SF

November 2016- Mesa Arts, Mesa Arizona

March, 2017- Maui Arts, Maui, Hawai’i


And Beyond, we are developing new works, including:

The Diplomat Didn’t Close with Luis Alfaro & Sean San José

Angel Island with Naomi Iizuka

Global Street Dance with Rashad Soul Nubian Pridgen

Casa de Spirits with Roger Guenveur Smith

9th and Row with Chinaka Hodge

Candlestick with Ben Fisher

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