Childsplay and Chato’s Kitchen

In Sounds of Cultura, Chato’s Kitchen is Childsplay’s newest production. The play is based on the book by Gary Soto, a celebration of culture in the barrio and aims to bring Soto’s humor and charactersitcs to life on stage. Childsplay actor and ensemble member Ricky Araiza joins Jose Cardenas to talk about the production.

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