Through poetry, music, and stories, a remarkable group of artist activists give voice to the movements working to uphold and extend LGBTQ, women’s, civil, immigrant, and human rights.
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Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 12:00 pm Hearst Plaza
Poetry: Safia Elhillo, Denice Frohman, Patricia Spears Jones, Quraysh Ali Lansana, Venessa Marco, Tracie Morris, Urayoán Noel, Gabriel Ramirez, Paul Tran, and Crystal Valentine
Music: Haleh Liza, James Lovell, Melvis Santa & Ellas-Son, Orquesta Criolla Nacional de Puerto Rico, Mapeyé, and Be Steadwell
MC: Baba Israel
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.
La Casita mural set design is created by Manny Vega and commissioned by Lincoln Center for Lincoln Center Out of Doors and Lincoln Center Education.
American Sign Language interpretation provided