‘Simplemente Lara’ Bows Saturday at TAMIU

Agustín Lara’s Music Celebrated with
One-Man Show at TAMIU Saturday

You don't want to miss a very special performance Simplemente Lara, a one-man show starring José Rubén De León at the Texas A&M International University Center for the Fine and Performing Arts Recital Hall Saturday, Sept. 29 at 7 p.m.

Admission is $5 for students, faculty and staff and $15 for adults.

Simplemente Lara illustrates the life and music of one of México's most renowned and prolific songwriters and composers, Agustín Lara.

Lara wrote unforgettable songs such as: “Solamente Una Vez,” “María Bonita” and “Noche de Ronda.”

De León an actor, playwright and vocalist, is an accomplished baritone vocalist, plays piano and writes music. This is the Laredo native's third time at TAMIU. He also appeared in a one-man show portraying the life of writer Federico García Lorca.

His training includes a B.A. in theater arts from the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, American Music Theatre and The Young American Summer Theatre Workshop in Petoskey, Mich., and voice training with Courtney Slaughter Proffitt and Kathy Proffitt.

For more information, please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement at 326.2175 or visit offices in the Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library, room 261.

University office hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.


Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Relations, Marketing and Information Services at prmis@tamiu.edu

Summer Camps Banner
Register with DustyALRT
The TAMIU Trailblazers program
Visit the watson gallery
Powered By TAMIU
Generation Texas
Reading the Globe
Visit the LBV Planetarium
2012 military frendly schools
faculty and course info
online programs
Veteran's Page
download our app

Picture of Globe Translate this site

Click here for more information on Google Translate

5201 University Boulevard, Laredo, TX 78041-1900 Work956.326.2100