FREE • Ticketless Event

Sunday, July 28, 2019

with LA CASITA of Lincoln Center Out of Doors

FREE at Pregones on Walton Avenue, The Bronx
Women playing guitar at La Casita

Our annual FREE Summer Block Party, presented in collaboration with Lincoln Center Out of Doors, brings you memorable artists and a one-of-a-kind afternoon!

WHEN: Sunday, July 28, 2019 from 2:30pm to 7:30pm

WHERE: 575 Walton Avenue (between 149 & 150 Streets)

WHO: Poetry — Dakota Camacho, Rashidah Ismaili, Enriqueta Lunez, Haki R. Madhubuti, Willie Perdomo, Julian Randall, Peggy Robles-Alvarado, Sonia Sanchez, Matthew Shenoda, and Yolanda Wisher. Music — Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet, Kelsey Pyro, Lone Piñon, Nina Dilet & The Mysphitz, and Raye Zaragoza. MC — Baba Israel.

WHAT: Through poetry, music, and stories, a powerful community of artist-activists give voice to the everyday heroes working to uphold and extend LGBTQ, women’s, civil, immigrant, and human rights. An afternoon of arts, culture, and community for the entire family! Also featuring a selection of local artisans, wellness and service providers, and news of upcoming events at Pregones/Puerto Rican Traveling Theater.

PLEASE NOTE: This FREE event will take place RAIN OR SHINE!

Photos by Marisol Díaz-Gordon.

Directions to Pregones in THE BRONX – Click to Open

PREGONES THEATER
575 Walton Avenue
(b/w 149 & 150 Streets)
The Bronx, NY 10451

Subway #2, 4, 5 to 149 Street & Grand Concourse
We’re just one short block away from the station!

For more information call us at 718-585-1202.

LA CASITA is curated by Melody Capote, Caribbean Cultural Center; Lillian Cho, consultant; C. Daniel Dawson, arts and media consultant; LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, writer, vocalist, sound artist, and curator; Cady Gierke, Smithsonian Museum of the American Indian; Claudia Norman, Claudia Norman Management; and Rich Villar.

This FREE arts program is made possible, in part, by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council. Southwest Airlines is the official airline of Pregones/PRTT. For full list of our funders, visit www.pregonesprtt.org.

Logos of funding agencies.

FREE • Ticketless Event

  • Sunday, July 28 @ 2:30 PM

Event Details

  • Location

    Pregones in The Bronx

  • Presented by

    Lincoln Center Out of Doors
    Pregones/PRTT

  • Featuring

    Poetry:
    Dakota Camacho
    Rashidah Ismaili
    Enriqueta Lunez
    Haki R. Madhubuti
    Willie Perdomo
    Julian Randall
    Peggy Robles-Alvarado
    Sonia Sanchez
    Matthew Shenoda
    Yolanda Wisher

    Music:
    Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet
    Kelsey Pyro
    Lone Piñon
    Nina Dilet & The Mysphitz
    Raye Zaragoza

    MC:
    Baba Israel

Our annual Summer Block Party, presented in collaboration with Lincoln Center Out of Doors, brings you memorable artists and a one-of-a-kind afternoon!

WHEN: Sunday, July 28, 2019 from 2:30pm to 7:30pm

WHERE: 575 Walton Avenue (between 149 & 150 Streets)

WHO: Poetry — Dakota Camacho, Rashidah Ismaili, Enriqueta Lunez, Haki R. Madhubuti, Willie Perdomo, Julian Randall, Peggy Robles-Alvarado, Sonia Sanchez, Matthew Shenoda, and Yolanda Wisher. Music — Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet, Kelsey Pyro, Lone Piñon, Nina Dilet & The Mysphitz, and Raye Zaragoza. MC — Baba Israel.

WHAT: Through poetry, music, and stories, a powerful community of artist-activists give voice to the everyday heroes working to uphold and extend LGBTQ, women’s, civil, immigrant, and human rights. An afternoon of arts, culture, and community for the entire family! Also featuring a selection of local artisans, wellness and service providers, and news of upcoming events at Pregones/Puerto Rican Traveling Theater.

PLEASE NOTE: This FREE event will take place RAIN OR SHINE!

Photos by Marisol Díaz-Gordon.