La Plaza Episodes

2000, TV Show

Episode Detail: Rumble over West Side Story - La Plaza

The portrayal of Puerto Ricans in “West Side Story” is examined in light of the 1999 protests at Amherst Regional High School, which led to the cancellation of the production.

Episodes: La Plaza (168)

3/27/2007: Young Blood Musica
11/24/2006: Pedro Noguera
11/17/2006: Rolando Hinojosa-Smith
11/10/2006: Gregory Rabassa
11/3/2006: María Hinojosa
10/27/2006: Julián Zugazagoitia
10/20/2006: Héctor Tobar
10/13/2006: Alberto Vourvoulias-Bush
10/6/2006: Camilo José Vergara
9/29/2006: Lila Downs
9/21/2006: Melinda López
9/14/2006: Luis Alberto Urrea
9/8/2006: Julia Alvarez
9/1/2006: America Ferrera
6/13/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Luis Rodríguez
4/11/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Pedro Noguera
4/4/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Rolando Hinojosa-Smith
3/29/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Gregory Rabassa
3/21/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Maria Hinojosa
2/28/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Julian Zugazagoitia
2/21/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Hector Tobar
2/15/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Alberto Vourvoulias-Bush
2/8/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Camilo Jose Vergara
2/1/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Lila Downs
1/24/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Melinda Lopez
1/17/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Luis Alberto Urrea
1/10/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Julia Alvarez
1/3/2006: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: America Ferrera
10/27/2005: Roberto Suro
10/2/2005: Reuben Martinez
9/29/2005: Dagoberto Gilb
9/15/2005: Jimmy Santiago Baca
9/1/2005: Lupe Ontiveros
8/2/2005: Maricel Presilla
7/19/2005: Jimmy Smits
6/28/2005: Jorge Castaneda
6/14/2005: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Willie Perdomo
5/24/2005: David Hayes-Bautista
5/18/2005: Richard Montoya
5/14/2005: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Dina Fernández
5/10/2005: Antonia Hernandez
5/3/2005: Juan Enriquez
4/12/2005: Osvaldo Golijov
3/30/2005: Gustavo Santaolalla
11/17/2004: Blind and on Her Own/A Different Way of Seeing
11/14/2004: Bus to the Burbs
9/18/2004: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Francisco Goldman
9/16/2004: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Rocio Saenz
9/15/2004: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Mario Molina
6/16/2004: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Tino Villanueva
2/11/2004: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Daniel Catan
1/28/2004: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Ruben Martinez
1/14/2004: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Patricia Cardoso
7/1/2003: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Ruben Blades
6/24/2003: Music from the Archives: Olga Roman in Concert
6/17/2003: Judge to Janitor
5/20/2003: Becoming a Diva
5/6/2003: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Soraya
4/22/2003: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Linda Chavez
4/15/2003: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Tish Hinojosa
4/8/2003: Countdown to Graduation
2/26/2003: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Paquito D'Rivera
2/12/2003: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Dina Fernandez
2/5/2003: El Tiante: A Red Sox Story
1/22/2003: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Martin Espada
1/15/2003: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Esmeralda Santiago
1/8/2003: Sweet 15
9/28/2002: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: John Philip Santos
9/22/2002: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Junot Diaz
6/25/2002: Far from Cuba
5/28/2002: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: John Leguizamo
5/21/2002: Last Chance: DNA
5/11/2002: Back on Track
4/30/2002: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Jorge Ramos
4/23/2002: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Michele Serros
4/16/2002: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Richard Rodriguez
4/9/2002: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Miguel Batista
4/3/2002: Diplomas and Dropouts
4/3/2002: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Ron Unz
3/26/2002: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: David Carrasco
10/9/2001: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Irene Vilar
10/2/2001: Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Achy Obejas
9/8/2001: Behind the Blue Diner
7/14/2001: Libertad
6/23/2001: Conversations with Ilan Stavans
5/26/2001: Songs of the Homeland
5/19/2001: 20 Days to 10th Grade
5/12/2001: El Dia Que Me Quieras
5/5/2001: Pancho Villa and Other Stories
5/5/2001: El Largo Viaje de Rustico
4/28/2001: Cyro Baptista and Beat the Donkey
4/14/2001: Poetic License
4/7/2001: Getting to Fenway
7/1/2000: Beisbol for Export!
6/24/2000: Anything for Dance
6/17/2000: Rumble over West Side Story
5/27/2000: Libertad and El Rio
5/20/2000: The Raya/The Line
5/13/2000: Vanessa: The Orange Thrower
4/29/2000: Mango Blue
4/8/2000: Latinos and Science
1/8/2000: Freshman Year on Beacon Hill
10/2/1999: Michael Naranjo: A New Vision
Learning to Exhale
Frida Kahlo: Portrait of a Woman
En Clave
Marjorie Agosin: Poet of the Silent
Education: Beyond the Myth
Of Heart and Soul: Puerto Ricans Aging in the U.S.A.
Inti-Illimani in Concert
Drop-Out: 4 Stories
Miguel Marmol: Central American Legend
Tabacaleros
Who's Cleaning Boston?
Michel Camilo in Concert
Behind the Hoods
Los Munequitos de Matanzas
Natives
Tango Libre
Fernando Bujones: The Classic Pointe
Images of Faith
Casita Culture
Notes from the Mambo Inn: The Story of Mario Bauza
Scraps of Life
Todo y Nada
Couple in a Cage
Champs: The Strength of Survival
Mercedes Sosa in Concert
Columbus Didn't Discover Us
Olga Roman in Concert
Caetano in Bahia
Stories and Songs: Latin America
Spic Out
Maceo: Demon Drummer from East L.A.
Viva Zapata: Tierra y Libertad
Family Stories
Changing Tides
The Making of Don Gato
Sworn to Drum
From Here and There
Family Stories
Guardians of Pride
Cocolos y Rockeros
Danilo Perez in Concert
Wednesday Night
The Rediscovery of America
Bodega
Vaquero: The Forgotten Cowboy
Three Waves of Cuban Immigration
Family Stories
La Plaza in Studio B
La Plaza in Studio B
A Long Way to Love
Mili Bermejo in Concert
Two Worlds
Sol y Canto in Concert
Venezuela Children's Orchestra
The Flying Vazquez
Other Doctors: Spiritual Healing in the Latino Community
Symphonic Journey
Aquiles Baez in Concert
Chucho Valdes in Concert
Reunion
Raul Ruiz: Filmmaker
Citizen Art: Culture Jamming
Tango: Duel and Dance
Milton Nascimento
Bricks

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Premiered: January 08, 2000
Rating: TV-G
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