Check back later for more info on new events for Spring 2014!
Proposed projects include:
Bronx Moves is an on-going outdoor performance project that focuses on artists as catalysts who can draw attention to the residents, history and approaching changes happening to the Hunts Point section of the South Bronx and its environs.
Spring 2013 featured Hunts Point Homes
Spring 2014 features S.P.E.D the BX with Larissa Velez Jackson and dancers touring local arts centers in a car with mobile sound system to perform at outdoor locations to help heighten awareness of the arts and cultural work in the neighborhood, and create additional bridges between residents and venues. Performance date: Friday May 2, 2014
In La Consulta, Caridad De La Luz/La Bruja offers a spiritual consultation that frames poetry and music in a contemporary revival that joins popular contemporary music, original songs and Latin Caribbean classics, Brujalicious Style. Collaborators: master percussionist Anthony Carrillo and choreographer Nilsa De La Luz.
Acclaimed teaching artists: Rokafella (Dance), LA BRUJA (Spoken Word), TooFly (Visual Art) and Chi Salaam (Music) provide workshops culminating in a performance opportunity for teens at BronxWorks. This project also includes an Entrepreneurship Seminar led by Business Advisor, Prince Thomas, from the Small Business Development Office at Lehman College. (read more)
A documentary film project that focuses on creative process with artists: Sita Frederick, Rokafella, and Marion Ramirez. Editor: Naeema Jamilah. (read more)