• October 22, 2020

Tags : lucha libre

El Paso’s Own Cassandro to walk Red Carpet at Alamo

El Paso’s own Cassandro is Lucha Libre’s most eccentric star. That’s saying a lot in the gaudy, flamboyant world of high-flying Mexican professional wrestling. Cassandro has been the subject of pieces in The New Yorker magazine and other national and international publications, and now, “The Liberace of Lucha Libre” is having his story told on […]Read More

New Era Wrestling Brings Lucha Libre to Coliseum Pavilion

A packed crowd enjoyed a cool evening and took in exciting Lucha Libre-style wrestling with El Paso’s own Lucha Frontera last Friday at the El Paso County Coliseum Pavilion. And the excitement continues this week. The weekly outdoor wrestling showcase will feature exclusive competitors doing battle, starting at 8 p.m. Friday, July 28, and every […]Read More

El Barrio del Diablo: A Look Back at Life in

We had been living in the projects for just a couple years, right on the corner of Paisano and Webber Way. It was 1963 and I was nine when my brother Vince and sister Gloria took me to Tuesday night wrestling matches at the Coliseum – only two blocks away. Kids admission was 50¢ and […]Read More