This Friday, BrujaLyfe presents: SUDADA, featuring Afro-Peruvian music mixed with jazz and cumbia by Proyecto Lando, and on tour from Oaxaca, Mexico we are honored to have Mare Advertencia Lirika who brings her powerful Zapotec hip hop. Enjoy the video! ...
La Peña Cultural Center is honored to be chosen as one of five centers that will be showcasing this theater production in the Bay Area! Free and open to the public, no reservations necessary! First come, first seated!
This Stage Coach theater production layers Afro-Latino rhythms with visual storytelling to bring this vivid story to life. As they tour communities of the Bay Area, A.C.T.’s M.F.A. Program actors create a classic love story with a Carnival heartbeat.
Set in a mythical barrio during Carnival, Black Orpheus: Una Historia de Amor is inspired by the play Orfeo de la Concepcion by Brazilian poet and playwright, Vinicius de Moraes.
Synopsis: After his beloved Eurydice is stolen by Death, guitar-toting poet Orpheus ventures into the underworld in an attempt to retrieve her.
Monday, May 9 at 7 p.m. at La Peña Cultural Center, Berkeley
RSVP not required, but if you can please RSVP on Eventbrite, it helps our center be able to show how many people we serve in the community, which helps us when we apply for grants! Thank you!! :) bit.ly/21y3c4o