IN PERSON – June 1-18, 2023 in MANHATTAN – Pregones/PRTT’s musical theater play based on real stories of the fabled Bronx fires of the 1970s set to the rhythms of Salsa, Disco-Funk, and Hip-Hop. Book & Lyrics by Rosalba Rolón. Music by Desmar Guevara. Dramaturgy by Christin E. Cato, Omar Pérez. Directed by Rosalba Rolón.
IN PERSON – April 20-May 7, 2023 in MANHATTAN – A fast-talking hip-hop musical about the ins and outs of new parenting, mixed heritage, and what makes or breaks your child’s Latine identity. Book by Gabriel Diego Hernández. Music and Lyrics by Rachel Elmer and Gabriel Diego Hernández. Directed by Jorge B. Merced.
IN PERSON – April 12-23, 2023 in THE BRONX – A World Premiere from People’s Theatre Project, The Diamond follows a group of detained immigrants who conspire against a dystopian government. Written by Christin Eve Cato (“Sancocho”) and directed by Chuk Obasi (“The Weaver (part II): Paradigm”).
FREE ONLINE – 9:30pm on November 2, 2022 – Bronx Film Wednesdays celebrates Puerto Rican Heritage Month in November with a collection of little-seen and popular short films. Featuring winners of the 21 Islands International Short Film Fest. – TUNE IN!
IN PERSON – November 8, 2022 in THE BRONX – A one-night performance by Bombazo Dance Co. lifting intersections between LGBTQ+ bodies and gender identities and traditional Afro Puerto Rican Bomba.
Please join us as Bronx Boro President Vanessa L. Gibson, in partnership with Avondale Care Group, celebrates Puerto Rican Heritage with Pregones/PRTT this Tuesday, November 15th, from 6 PM – 7 PM @ Con Sofrito – 1315 Commerce Avenue. RSVP at Eventbrite is required. For additional information, please get in touch with Sonia Malave at [email protected].
FREE ONLINE + PUBLIC ACCESS TV – 9:30pm on December 7, 2022 – This December, Bronx Film Wednesdays (BxFW) collects standout international short films by women directors for an evening of memorable tales. – TUNE IN!
FREE ONLINE – February 1-12, 2023 – 7th Edition featuring over 50 multigenre short films from around the world bundled into 5 fun-packed festival screening Groups. Finalists compete for multiple Festival Jury Prizes and Audience Choice Awards. Streaming for a two-week period starting Wednesday, February 1st. — WATCH & VOTE!
FREE – Apply by January 30, 2023 – Pregones/PRTT and R.Evolución Latina are proud to announce the 2023 Raúl Juliá Training Unit + Beyond Workshop Series imparted by seasoned Broadway and Off-Broadway performing artists. – DARE TO GO BEYOND!
BY ROSALBA ROLÓN Happy 2023! The New Year has landed, with its knowns and unknowns, like any other year. In our arts sector, the knowns are generally tied to previously programmed events, those pillars of our mission and reflective of our values. The unknowns, though, are tied to unexpected events, including social and political shakeups,…