The Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture (at Hostos Community College) is hosting BomPlenazo 2014, which begins tonight (October 10-12). Tomorrow, Saturday, October 11, 2014, at 7:30pm, the BomPlenazo Artists Collective presents performances at the Hostos Center’s Main Theater. Hostos Community College is located at 450 Grand Concourse, Bronx, New York.
BomPlenazo Artists Collective: A Nuyorican artists’ collaborative, led by Musical Director Juan Gutíerrez, featuring original and standard works of the bomba and plena traditions. Performing artists include: Alexander LaSalle, Ángel ‘Papo’ Vázquez, Bienvenido ‘Benny’ Ayala, Camilo Molina, Carlos ‘Tato’ Torres, Desmar Guevara, Donald Nicks, Héctor ‘Tito’ Matos, Iván Renta, Jorge Vázquez, Juan Manuel Usera, Julia Loíza Gutíerrez Rivera, Míriam Félix, Nelson Cabassa, Nelson Matthew González, Norka Hernández-Nadal, Obanilú Iré Allende Solana, Primtivo ‘Tivo’ Ayala and Ricardo Pons with additional artists to be added.
[Many thanks to Sophie Maríñez for bringing this item to our attention.]
You may buy tickets online or call (718) 518-4455.
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