Marisa Quinn

Our Rising Star

Marisa Quinn, the McAllen born rising star, describes herself on her website as an actor, singer, model and visual artist. Marisa is a graduate of Brown University where she had the privilege of training at both the National Th...
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Young Film Entrepreneurs

Michael Hartley, Maritza Hamill and Emmanuel Marquez teamed up this past weekend to participate in the 24 Hour Film Dash organized by CineSol Film Festival. Maritza is not only a good looking woman, she loves to write, and is a...
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Video of the 1966 Civil Rights “La Marcha” in Starr County, Texas

This story was also featured in Beyond Arts Magazine’s September issue. Timing could not have been better for the Texas Historical Commission to launch its newest Texas Time Travel mobile tour application. Hispanic Texas:...
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Hector Guzman: The Guitar Man

Last Sunday, my husband and I had a great time interviewing the staff and owner of the newly opened Scampi’s Restaurant & Bar in South Padre Island. My story with all the details and menus will be featured in the August i...
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Young and Talented in A Dash

CineSol Film Festival organizers were busy this past weekend hosting the popular 24 Hour Film Dash. Fifteen teams registered and fifteen teams submitted their 5 minute short film; an uncommon but very positive circumstance.  T...
by Nydia O