By ARNALDO J. LÓPEZ – The first thing to catch your eye in our Bronx theater lobby this month is a selection of oversize photographs of fishermen as they go about their daily business. It’s an unexpected view, briefly disorienting, and an effective reminder that in New York City we’re never far from the ocean.…
March 7-April 21 in MANHATTAN – Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Spanglish! A show about family, music and cultural identity. A celebration of diversity and a bold commentary of Spanglish culture. Written and performed by Elizardi Castro. Directed by Cándido Tirado.
January 9-13, 2019 at THE PUBLIC THEATER – Encore performances of Flaco Navaja’s first full-length play presented as part of Under the Radar Festival. The acclaimed show pays homage to many great musical icons and the wild mix that gives life to a rhyme, a people, and a culture. A must-see!
January 9, 2019 in THE BRONX – Free monthly screening of new, little-seen, and standout films! Featuring the documentary LATINOS BEYOND REEL. Co-presented with Prime Latino Media and in conjunction with 21 Islands International Film Festival coming in February 2019!
February 7-11, 2019 in THE BRONX – The 3rd edition of our international short film festival featuring the work of artists from 21 islands around the world! Produced by Pregones/PRTT and curated by filmmaker and media producer Melisa Ramos, in partnership with Louis E. Perego (Tío Louie) of Prime Latino Media.
March 2-30, 2019 in THE BRONX – Rhythm & Jam! Local, national, and international artists take the stage for ten great live concerts: Latin Jam, Classical, New Music, Latin Jazz, Afro-Cuban, Modern Jazz, Global Fusion, Inspirational, Queer Post-Pop, Mariachi Femenino.
March 2, 2019 in THE BRONX – Nelson González, Puerto Rican virtuoso of the nine-stringed Cuban tres guitar, leads an All-Stars lineup on a hip-shaking and jam-filled tribute to the great Eddie Palmieri.
March 3, 2019 in THE BRONX – FREE Bronx Piano Sundays! Sara Davis Buechner is one of the most original and technically exact concert pianists of our time. Music of Gottschalk, Nin-Culmell, Buechner, and Morel Campos. Limited Seating, Free Concert, RESERVE TODAY!
March 6, 2019 in THE BRONX – FREE Carnegie Hall Citywide! Passionately devoted to music by living composers, Mantra is “forward thinking” (Time Out NY) and “a fresh source of energy” (New York Times). Limited Seating, Free Concert, RESERVE TODAY!
March 10, 2019 in THE BRONX – FREE Bronx Piano Sundays! Touring star Edsel Gómez fuses jazz, Latin, and Brazilian music with unique personality and musical voice. Limited Seating, Free Concert, RESERVE TODAY!