UIC Capstone Scholars Project: From Stigma to Mad Pride

For the Spring 2020 term, under the guidance of UIC Professor Roooshey Hasnain and CIRCA- Pintig’s Artistic Director, Ginger Leopoldo, a trio of UIC students – Miriam Mercado, Noah Ohashi, and Rick Wild – who are Seniors in the Disability and Human Development undergraduate program, are exploring the possibilities of serving the disability community to […]

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected so many people around the world. There are people who are sick and dying or newly unemployed or stressed and anxious due to lockdowns on travel and work. Here in Chicago there is a lockdown on non-essential work. Despite that, we at CIRCA-Pintig want to continue to help the community […]

For those affected by Taal

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Chicago, IL – Following the eruption of Taal volcano, we, from CIRCA-Pintig, are making an appeal to once again to open our hearts to the victims of this tragedy. We are raising funds to support the “Serve the People Corps – Southern Tagalog” who is working tirelessly to provide support to the victims […]

Silencing Stigma, Reclaiming Life

November 15 – 17 and 22 – 248pm (Fri and Sat)4pm (Sat and Sun) Klausner Auditorium (within Nazareth Family Center)1127 N. OakleyChicago, IL 60622 Produced with support from the Chicago Community Foundation, Asian Giving Circle, and Resist CIRCA-Pintig, the Filipino American community-based theater company opens its theater season with Silencing Stigma, Reclaiming Life, a collection […]