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Ep.1 – Voces de nuestra Comunidad
Now Listening to: B12 Live!
The Baktun12 podcast features original theater, poetry and music for all!
Rap de TV
A hip-hop acto about our local, rebel leader/outlaw inspiration for Zorro
Fotonovela for the Monterey County Census
In partnership with the Monterey County Census project, Cristal González Avila wrote and directed a fotonovela as part of a collaborative effort to maximize efforts to insure full on community participation in the 2020 Census!
I Am NAMI / Yo Soy NAMI
A bilingual PSA created by Baktun12 for the National Alliance on Mental Illness promoting services for residents of the Salinas Valley and the Monterey Bay.
Cortina's Promotional Video
Cristal González Avila’s La Cortina de la Lechuga depicts the all too common of farmworker families struggling to find affordable housing in one of the most expensive markets in the country.
Opening Night of La Cortina de la Lechuga
Community members share their thoughts on the opening night of La Cortina de la Lechuga at Alisal High School's Mullins Theatre.
Bring It Live (pilot)
Baktun12’s first ever venture into television production with this variety show featuring the hip-hop acto, Themallcrazy, musical guests, Qiensave and an on-location report of our first ever fundraising event at Alisal High School
La Casa Sanborn
Check out Alfredo Avila facilitating a civic action teatro presentation unpacking the barriers that prevent families of the Acosta Plaza community from accessing resources that many of us already take for granted.
Why Should I Vote
From 2016, we follow a homeboy from the East side who’s choice for this nation’s presidency fall between ridiculous and unimaginable
IYA The Esselen Remember
Written by xago and directed by Kinan Valdez, this staged reading was presented at MACLA in San Jose, in partnership with Louise J. Miranda Ramirez and the Esselen Nation of Monterey County telling a story inspired by Louise and the tribe’s struggle to uphold their culture and identity after two hundred and thirty years of colonization.
Mi Abuelito Fue Bracero
A theatrical depiction of a farm worker who leaves his hometown of Los Altos, Michoacán, Mexico for the Salinas Valley to labor under a program that was only supposed to last till the end of WWII but continued till long after.
A XMAS Carol ¡Y Qué!
An East Salinas take on the Charles Dickens Classic that follows a young homie pipelined into a life of violence and criminalization.