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Press Releases from Vicarious Productions (47 total)

Estrada Interviews Editor of New LGBT Magazine in San Antonio

February 15, 2009 – San Antonio, TX – Comedian and host Jade Esteban Estrada interviewed editor of the new LGBT publication ignite-SA Magazine at Open Mic Thursdays First Anniversay Show on Thursday, January 22, 2009 at Sam’s Spot in San Antonio, Texas. For more information visit www.youtube.com/openmicthursdays or www.myspace.com/openmicthursdays. “Having Robert Vargas III at OMT’s First Anniversary Show was an absolute pleasure,” states Anissa Lloyd, Executive Producer of Open Mic

First Fridays in Southtown the Focus of New Comedic Documentary

October 21, 2008 – Seguin, TX – The 4th Annual Seguin Film and Arts Festival has chosen the new comedic documentary “Ennis Does Southtown” as an official selection to screen at 9:00 a.m. Saturday, October 25, 2008 at the Palace Theatre located at 314 South Austin in Seguin, Texas. The film stars comedian Jade Esteban Estrada. Admission is $3 for the general public and $2 for students and seniors. For

Comedian to Host Get Fierce 2008 in San Antonio

August 13, 2008 – San Antonio, TX – Comedian Jade Esteban Estrada will host Get Fierce 2008: The Official Launch Party for Ferocity Cosmetics. The event will take place at 8:00 p.m. Saturday, August 16, 2008 at The Falls located at 226 West Bitters Road in San Antonio, Texas. Admission is free and open to the public. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Cocktail mixer will begin at 7:00 p.m. The

Comedian to Judge Miss South Texas American Coed Pageant

August 9, 2008 – San Antonio, TX – Comedian and singer Jade Esteban Estrada, who Genre Magazine has called the “Prince of Pageantry,” will judge the 2008 Miss South Texas American Coed Pageant at noon on Saturday, August 9, 2008 at La Quinta Inn Suites and Convention Center located at 303 Blum in San Antonio, Texas. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information visit www.txcoed.com.

Comedian Performs History of HIV/AIDS in Musical Comedy

June 26, 2008 – Pensacola, FL – Holy Cross Metropolitan Community Church, in partnership with the Red Ribbon Foundation and Vicarious Productions are proud to announce the Florida premiere of “A Lullaby for Ryan: The History of HIV/AIDS in America,” a solo musical comedy written and performed by nationally-acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) at 7:00 p.m. Friday, June 27, 2008. The performance

Comedian’s Support Brings Attention to Democratic Campaign

June 9, 2008 – Tallahassee, FL – Alma Gonzalez, a democratic candidate for Leon County Commissioner-at-Large in Tallahassee, Florida received the support of nationally-recognized singer/comedian Jade Esteban Estrada when he performed at a fundraiser in her honor on Sunday, June 8, 2008 at the Ray’s Steel City Saloon in Tallahassee, Florida. “His show stopping performance at my fundraiser made the evening! I cannot thank him enough for lending his talents

Estrada Takes His Act to The Comedy Zone

June 8, 2008 – Tallahassee, FL – Jade Esteban Estrada, the host of the 19th Annual South Florida GLAAD Media Awards on the Bravo Network, will deliver his award-winning solo musical comedy “ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 3” at 8:00 p.m. Monday, June 9, 2008 to The Comedy Zone located at 401 East Tennessee Street in Tallahassee, Florida. Tickets are $10 at the door. The

Rome Talent Presents Workshop by Multimedia Entertainer

June 5, 2008 – San Antonio, TX – Rome Talent Agency presented a workshop entitled “Acting in Action” by multimedia entertainer Jade Esteban Estrada on Monday, June 2, 2008 at the John Igo Public Library in San Antonio, Texas. Estrada, who is the host of the 19th Annual South Florida GLAAD Media Awards set to air June 27 on Bravo, took time out of his tour schedule to give an

Documentary Brings Tejano Culture to Festival Circuit

June 2, 2008 – San Antonio, TX – The 30th Annual CineFestival en San Antonio, the oldest running international film festival in the country presented the world premiere screening of the documentary “Tortilla Heaven: Behind the Masa” on Sunday, April 13, 2008 at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center in San Antonio, Texas. For more visit www.getjaded.com or www.cinefestivalsa.org. “Tortilla Heaven: Behind the Masa” is a 38-minute documentary film about the

'Pico de Gallo' Performance Earns Standing Ovation in Yakima

May 28, 2008 – Yakima, WA – Television personality Jade Esteban Estrada earned a standing ovation for his performance of “Pico de Gallo” on Thursday, May 15, 2008 at Seasons Music Hall in Yakima, Washington. The show was presented by Yakima Valley Community College as part of their annual Diversity Series: Challenging Our Thinking. The bilingual performance was followed by a audience discussion with the artist. “I loved Jade Esteban Estrada’s

For Touring Comedian, Returning to Nightingale is a Tradition

May 5, 2008 – Tulsa, OK – Vicarious Productions is proud to announce the Tulsa premiere of “ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 3,” a solo musical comedy performance written and performed by nationally-acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 8, 2008. The performance will be held at the Nightingale Theatre located at 1416 East

Gay Latin Performer Returns to Oklahoma City

May 1, 2008 – Oklahoma City – Vicarious Productions is proud to announce the Oklahoma premiere of “ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 3,” a solo musical comedy performance written and performed by nationally-acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 8, 2008. The performance will be held at IAO Performance Gallery located at 811 N.

Estrada's 'Lullaby' Inspires Montana Audiences

April 25, 2008 – Billings, MT – Solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) earned a standing ovation for his original solo musical comedy “A Lullaby for Ryan: The History of HIV/AIDS in America” on Friday, March 7, 2008 at the Venture Theatre in Billings, Montana. The northwest premiere of the show was produced by the Yellowstone AIDS Project (YAP) and New York-based Vicarious Productions.

Comedian Brings 'Latin American Folk Tales' to Life

April 24, 2008 – Wilmington, DE – The Delaware Institute for Arts and Education (DIAE) and Vicarious Productions are proud to announce the world premiere of “Juan Bobo and Friends: Latin American Folk Tales,” a solo theatre performance adapted and performed by nationally-acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) at 1:45 p.m. Friday, April 25, 2008. The performance will be held at Heritage Elementary

Latin Pop Star to Make Appearance at 15th Annual GLBT Expo

March 26, 2008 – New York, N.Y. – Vicarious Productions and Out and About TV are proud to announce the appearance of Latin pop music star Jade Esteban Estrada at the 15th Annual GLBT Expo at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, April 6, 2008 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center located at 11th Avenue and 38th Street in New York, New York. The acclaimed singer will unveil his new music video “Bella Morena”

Triangle Community Works Welcomes 'First Gay Latin Star' to Raleigh

March 23, 2008 – Raleigh, N.C. – Vicarious Productions and Triangle Community Works are very proud to present the Raleigh premiere of the solo musical comedy “ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 1” by television, film and music star Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, 2006 at the Long View Center located at 118 South Person

Comedian to Address HIV/AIDS Awareness on 'Today in Montana'

February 29, 2008 – Billings, MT – Singer and comedian Jade Esteban Estrada will discuss HIV/AIDS awareness on the local KULR-8 television program “Today in Montana” at 6:00 a.m. Friday, March 7, 2008. The award-winning entertainer will also perform segments of his one-man musical “A Lullaby for Ryan: The History of HIV/AIDS in America” which will make its Montana premiere at 8:00 p.m. Friday, March 7, 2008 at the Venture

Comedian Earns Standing Ovation at Metropolitan Community Church of the Palm Bea …

February 25, 2008 – Palm Beach Gardens, FL – Award-winning comedian Jade Esteban Estrada earned a standing ovation on Sunday, February 3, 2008 for his performance of “ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 2” at Metropolitan Community Church of the Palm Beaches in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The solo musical was written and performed by Estrada and directed by David Miguel Estrada. This was his second

Critics Praise Estrada's Comedic Tribute to Anton Chekhov

February 19, 2008 – Minneapolis, MN – Comedy Central star Jade Esteban Estrada received a standing ovation on opening night of his tenth solo theatre show, “Chek it, Baby: A Fabulous Explanation of Anton Chekhov’s Fiercest Plays” at the Bryant Lake Bowl in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The show was a featured production for the 2008 Twin Cities Chekhov Festival. “It was genuinely funny,” raves Steve Marsh of Minneapolis-St. Paul Magazine. “The

Comedy Central Star to Play Crazy Times Comedy Club February 21-23

February 16, 2008 – Corpus Christi, TX. – Comedy Central star Jade Esteban Estrada will bring his hilarious comedy style Thursday-Saturday, February 21-23, 2008 to Crazy Times Comedy Club located at 5858 SPID located in the lower level of Sunrise Mall in Corpus Christi, Texas. Show times are 8:30 p.m. on Thursday and 8:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $10 at the door. There

'History' Comedian Returns to St. Petersburg for Encore Performance

January 27, 2008 - New York, N.Y. - Vicarious Productions is proud to announce the encore performance of ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 2, a solo musical written and performed by internationally acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) at 8:00 p.m. Saturday, February 2, 2008. The performance will be held at Lakewood United Church of Christ located at

New Performance Venue Opens in San Antonio

January 21, 2008 – San Antonio, TX – Comedian Jade Esteban Estrada will host Open Mic Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 24, 2008 at Sam’s Spot located at 5440 Babcock Road in Northgate Plaza in northwest San Antonio, Texas. Sign-up begins at 7:00 p.m. The new performance venue will be open to singers, poets and comedians every fourth Thursday of the month until April. The featured act for

Estrada Stars in New Film "The Blue Note"

January 17, 2008 – San Antonio, TX – Comedian and actor Jade Esteban Estrada will play the role of Sal, the maintenance man in the new short film “The Blue Note’ directed Adam Rendon. The world premiere will be held at 8:00 p.m. Saturday, January 19, 2008 at Bijou Cinema in Crossroads Mall located at 4522 Fredericksburg Road in San Antonio, Texas. Tickets are $5 at the door. For more

Southwest Actors Guide Premiere Issue Features ‘Texas Jewel’

October 26, 2007– Austin, TX. – SWAG, The Southwest Actors Guide unveiled its premiere issue with actor/comedian/singer Jade Esteban Estrada on the front cover in Austin, Texas on Wednesday, October 25, 2007. The new industry journal will cover all aspects of the entertainment industry from Los Angeles to San Antonio. For more information visit www.swagmag.net or www.getjaded.com. “Jade is a Texas jewel. He lives and works in the Southwest

Latin Comedian Leaves Mark on Long Island

October 23, 2007 - New York, N.Y. – Award-winning comedian and singer Jade Esteban Estrada earned a standing ovation for his performance of his self-penned solo musical comedy ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 1 on Saturday, October 20, 2007 at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Huntington in Huntington, New York. The Comedy Central star was the headlining entertainment for the Gay and Lesbian Switchboard of

IAD Radio 'Celebrates Diversity' with Gay Latin Comedian

October 17, 2007, 2007 – New York, N.Y. – International Artist Debut Radio welcomes comedian/actor/Latin pop singer Jade Esteban Estrada as Artist of the Month on their weekly internet radio show. The program theme for October is “Celebrate Diversity.” The Comedy Central star talks about Hispanic Heritage Month, immigration, gay marriage and other topics from downtown Chicago with hosts Eugene Ebner and James Armstrong. The interview can

MTV Networks Taps Jade Esteban Estrada For Hispanic Heritage Month

September 9, 2007 – New York, N.Y. – MTV Networks has tapped comedian/actor/Latin pop singer Jade Esteban Estrada to speak in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month from noon to 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 17, 2007 at MTV Networks’ headquarters in New York City. The annual event is entitled “Latino History Month Panel Discussion at MTV Networks.” The event will be composed of employees from Spike TV, Comedy Central, MTV, VH-1,

Jersey City Museum Welcomes Back Jade Esteban Estrada

September 16, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - One Man. Two Languages. Three Generations. Jersey City Lesbian and Gay Outreach and Vicarious Productions are proud to announce the Jersey City debut performance of the award-winning solo comedy TORTILLA HEAVEN, written by Celeste Angela Estrada and performed by nationally acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 16, 2007. The bilingual

White Concert Hall Welcomes Comedy Central's 'Super-Estrella'

August 21, 2007 - New York, N.Y. – Jade Esteban Estrada, the man OutLook Weekly calls “one of the finest solo theatre artists of the 21st century,” will return to Washburn University to perform his new solo play “PICO DE GALLO” written by Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) and Celeste Angela Estrada at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 6, 2007 at White Concert Hall located at 17th

'Diva Of Latin Pop' Returns To New Orleans To Headline 2nd Annual DecaFest

August 22, 2007- New York, N.Y.- What do Alexander, Christina, Susan, Billie Jean, Harvey and Mark all have in common? They\'re all coming to New Orleans - at the same time! Vicarious Productions is proud to announce the performance of the award-winning solo comedy ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 2, written and performed by nationally acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist

Comedian Stars In Short Film 'Dating Danielle'

August 14, 2007 – San Antonio, TX – Jade Esteban Estrada, the man the Richmond Times-Dispatch calls “the master entertainer,” plays the role of a clumsy dating service worker in the new short film “Dating Danielle” directed by Chadd Green and produced by PrimaDonna Productions. The world premiere was held at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at the Alamo Drafthouse Westlakes Cinema in San Antonio, Texas. The film was

Jade Esteban Estrada Stars In New Film 'Doldrums'

August 7, 2007 – San Antonio, TX – Comedian and actor Jade Esteban Estrada will play the role of the psychologist in the new short film “Doldrums’ directed by John Strong and Antonio Rodriguez. The world premiere will be held at 7:00 p.m. Friday, August 17, 2007 at SAY Si! Located at 1518 South Alamo in San Antonio, Texas. There will also be a screening at 8:30 p.m. Admission is

After Thirteen Years, 'First Gay Latin Star' Returns To Fire Island

July 25, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - What do Sappho, Michelangelo, Oscar, Gertrude, Sylvia and Ellen all have in common? They\'re all coming to Cherry Grove - at the same time! Vicarious Productions is proud to announce the Fire Island debut performance of ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 1, a solo musical written and performed by nationally-acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005

Estrada To Play Villain In New Video Game

July 16, 2007 – Austin, TX – Comedian and actor Jade Esteban Estrada will play the villainous role of Odus the Skunk in the new video game “Bruiser and Scratch” on the Steel Penny Games label. Estrada has experienced a successful career in music, television, film and will for the first time add video games to the list. The animated game will also feature Heath Allyn as Bruiser the Dog and

Jade Esteban Estrada May Direct New Musical In South Korea

July 8, 2007 - New York, N.Y. – Director/choreographer Jade Esteban Estrada may direct and choreograph the upcoming musical “Queen of Shopping” this fall in Seoul, South Korea. The Comedy Central star is currently in negotiations with Music Itself, the South Korean production company who will bring the new musical to Seoul in November 2007. Known to the world primarily as an actor, comedian and singer, Estrada is also a

Jade Esteban Estrada Named Comic Of The Week

July 7, 2007 - New York, N.Y. – The Canadian-based comedy website The Comedy Green Room has named stage, music and television star Jade Esteban Estrada the ‘Comic of the Week.’ For more information visit thecomedygreenroom.com or getjaded.com. Estrada has been featured on “The Graham Norton Effect” on Comedy Central and most recently has been cast in the new video game “Bruiser and Scratch” for Steel Penny Games. His

South East Film Association Features Jade Esteban Estrada

South East Film Association Features Jade Esteban Estrada ”America’s Prince of Pride” turns attention to filmmakers June 27, 2007 - New York, N.Y. – The South East Film Association has named music, stage and television star Jade Esteban Estrada as its featured member. Estrada's television credits include appearances on the Emmy-nominated "In the Life TV" on PBS, "Friday Night Lights" on NBC and "The Graham Norton Effect" on Comedy Central. His

Delaware Institute For The Arts In Education Presents Solo Actor Jade Esteban Es …

June 7, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - One Man. Two Languages. Three Generations. The Delaware Institute for the Arts in Education and Vicarious Productions are proud to announce the encore performance of the award-winning solo comedy TORTILLA HEAVEN, written by Celeste Angela Estrada and performed by nationally acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) at 3:00 p.m. Thursday, June 14, 2007. The bilingual

Estrada Brings The Power Of Pride To Tallahassee

”America’s Prince of Pride” Jade Esteban Estrada returns to Pridefest June 1, 2007 - New York, N.Y. – The Family Tree LGBT Community Center and Vicarious Productions are very proud to announce the return engagement of music, stage and television star Jade Esteban Estrada as the 2007 host of the 3rd Annual TALLAHASSEE PRIDEFEST from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, June 9, 2007 at Tom Brown Park in Tallahassee, Florida.

Vancouver Welcomes 'Man Of Many Faces'

May 10, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - What do Sappho, Michelangelo, Oscar, Gertrude, Sylvia and Ellen all have in common? They\'re all coming to Vancouver - at the same time! Vicarious Productions and Metropolitan Community Church of the Gentle Shepard are proud to announce the Vancouver debut performance of ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 1, a solo musical written and performed by nationally-acclaimed solo

RCMCC Presents 'First Gay Latin Star' In Yakima

May 4, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - What do Sappho, Michelangelo, Oscar, Gertrude, Sylvia and Ellen all have in common? They're all coming to Yakima - at the same time! Vicarious Productions and Rainbow Cathedral Metropolitan Community Church are proud to announce the Yakima debut performance of ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 1, a solo musical written and performed by nationally-acclaimed solo theatre artist

YVCC welcomes comedian Jade Esteban Estrada

Award-winning comedian to perform solo show ‘Tortilla Heaven’ at YVCC Comedy Central funny man Jade Esteban Estrada debuts in Yakima May 2, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - One Man. Two Languages. Three Generations. Yakima Valley Community College and Vicarious Productions are proud to announce the Yakima debut performance of the award-winning solo comedy TORTILLA HEAVEN, written by Celeste Angela Estrada and performed by nationally acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban

Ball State University Welcomes Gay Colonel

Ball State University Welcomes 'Legend In Gay History' Spectrum presents gay colonel for Spring Week 2007 April 4, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - What do Sappho, Michelangelo, Oscar, Gertrude, Sylvia and Ellen all have in common? They're all coming to Ball State University - at the same time! Vicarious Productions and Spectrum are proud to announce the BSU debut performance of ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol.

San Antonio Talent Network Presents Workshop For Models

Comedy Central actor Jade Esteban Estrada to give master class April 22 April 5, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - San Antonio Talent Network and Vicarious Productions are proud to announce the presentation of "Pictures That Pop! Posing Like You Mean It," a lecture and workshop with actor/model Jade Esteban Estrada for actors and models from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Sunday, April 22, 2007 in San Antonio, Texas. Note: The workshop location will

Latin TV Actor Returns To Corpus Christi

Comedy Central funny man Jade Esteban Estrada to perform "Tortilla Heaven" March 20, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - One Man. Two Languages. Three Generations. Grace Church and Vicarious Productions are proud to announce the Corpus Christi debut performance of the award-winning solo comedy TORTILLA HEAVEN, written by Celeste Angela Estrada and performed by nationally acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year) at 7:30 p.m.

Latino Star Returns To Cincinnati For Bilingual Encore

Comedy Central funny man Jade Esteban Estrada to perform "Tortilla Heaven" March 18, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - One Man. Two Languages. Three Generations. Price Hill Will Arts Community Action Team and Vicarious Productions are proud to announce the encore performance of the award-winning solo comedy TORTILLA HEAVEN, written by Celeste Angela Estrada and performed by nationally acclaimed solo theatre artist Jade Esteban Estrada (2005 Performance Artist of the Year)

Third Time's A Charm: BGSU Welcomes Back Jade Esteban Estrada

Jade Esteban Estrada to perform award-winning ICONS 3 March 18, 2007 - New York, N.Y. - What do bibical Naomi, King James, Miss Bessie, Greg and Mary all have in common? They're all coming to Bowling Green State University - at the same time! Vision at BGSU is proud to announce the performance of the award-winning solo comedy ICONS: The Lesbian and Gay History of the World, Vol. 3, written and