2021 WINNER for Best Variety Show
“The success of the HA Festival: The Art of Comedy is prima facie evidence that there is deep demand for Latinx-influenced entertainment.”
Cynthia Littleton, Variety
“HA Festival:The Art of Comedy, being as brisk as it is, never runs a risk of crashing into boredom, certainly, or even losing its way.”
John Anderson, The Wall Street Journal
2021 HA Festival
September 17-19, 2021
The Biggest Latinx Comedy Festival Returns to San Antonio, Texas
3 days, 6+ Venues in the San Antonio Riverwalk Area and 20+ Shows where all forms of New Mainstream Art of Comedy will be on display; stand up, sketch, variety and film. Witness the funniest Latinx comics from across the country, as well as exclusive behind-the-curtain events, culminating in the live taping of a star-studded HBO Max comedy special.
The HA Comedy Festival: The Art of Comedy is a non-stereotypical event with a predominantly Latinx cast and crew made for all audiences. We strongly believe in the power of Latinx talent and are proud to finally bring a show that belongs to our community and brings everyone together to celebrate the New Mainstream.
To learn more about the New Cadence Productions and the New Mainstream click the link below.
2020 HA FESTIVAL
On February of 2020, for 3 days, over five iconic venues were taken over by 20+ live comedy shows. A new mainstream comedy festival was born, featuring an incredible lineup of Latinx talent, concluding with the taping of a critically acclaimed standup special streaming now on HBO Max!
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