(Bio as of July 2010)
Aguijón Theater Company of Chicago most recently collaborated with the Goodman on the 2010 Latino Theater Festival. It was founded in 1989 by actress/director Rosario Vargas to promote diversity by challenging and inspiring audiences to surmount idiomatic barriers and cross-cultural boundaries. Through artistic collaborations, literary adaptations and original works, Aguijón exposes Latino and non-Latino audiences to high-quality Spanish-language theater. Aguijón has received local and international recognition and has participated in international theater festivals in Peru, Colombia and Argentina, among other countries.