East Austin Stories – Spring 2014


Coffee with Irene
Produced by Kyle Wall, Tim Solow, and Olivia Love
If you blink, you might miss it. On the corner Tillery and Pardo, we visit Coffee with Irene. We talk with Don, the owner and sole employee of this small coffee truck, about coffee, true callings, and the namesake of his business.

Travis State School
Produced by Davis Blackmon, Achilles Morales, and Jesse Salazar
Travis State School is the story about a mental institution that was once the home to men and women, residents and staff alike. Through the years, the school became a community where relationships grew and residents thrived even in the eyes of institutional degression.

Danza Guerreros Azteca
Produced by Wendy Gonzalez, Hassan Parvaiz, and Olivia Love
The traditional dance group who make their own costumes and carry on a tradition that dates back hundreds of years, in order to save their own culture.

Hargrave Arcade
Produced by Jesse Salazar III
Operated by East Austinite Trey Baker since opening in 2000, the arcade helps causes such as Locks of Love; Food Aid for the Philippines; and Casa Amiga Rape Crisis Center in Juarez.


Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 8:15pm