Music / Dance
October 23, 7:00pm
POLLY FERMAN’S GLAMOURTANGO
GlamourTango is a unique all-female international multimedia music and dance show with live projections and animations exclusively designed to pay homage to women in Tango. The ultimate homage to Women's empowerment.
(Le) Poisson Rouge
158 Bleecker Street, Manhattan
Admission: Advance $20 Seated, $15 Standing | Day of The Show $25 Seated, $20 Standing
Seated tickets have a two item minimum
Tickets
www.glamourtango.com

October 26, 7:30pm
PASION LATINA
Bolero-Opera-Tango with Plácido Domingo Jr. together with Italo-Uruguayan soprano Luz del Alba Rubio and Uruguayan Tango singer Fernando Pirez Lenzuén take us on a dream-filled journey through Latin America. First presented at the Punta Classic Festival Uruguay (2014) to acclaimed audiences in NYC and Beijing.
Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Appel Room
10 Columbus Cir, Manhattan
Admission: $25 - $ 75
www.nycopera.com

November 3, 6:30pm
LACW 16 PRE-OPENING EVENT
EDDY MARCANO'S CD RELEASE CONCERT:¡VIVA ALDEMARO ROMERO! ¨ONDA NUEVA¨/TARDE TINTA
¡Viva Aldemaro! is a journey using the violin with a compendium of the best from the beautiful, refreshing instrumental and vocal music of maestro Aldemaro Romero led by Eddy Marcano (violin) with José Layo Puente (double bass), Daniel Prim (percussion) and Baden Goyo (piano) SPECIAL GUESTS: Carmela Ramírez (vocals) Jorge Polanco (cuatro)
NYPL - Inwood Branch,
4790 Broadway, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.nypl.org

November 5, 7:00pm - 2:00am
LACW-OPENING EVENT-GALA CONCERT/MILONGA/MIDNIGHT SHOW
Quinteto Leopoldo Federico + 2 Dancers (Ivan Ovalle & Gina Medina)
7:00pm- 8:00pm (directly from Colombia)
Tango Class by Karina Romero:
8:30pm - 9:00pm
Eddy Marcano Acoustic Quartet:
10:30pm (directly from Venezuela)
Gabriel Misse & Carla Espinoza Tango Dancers:
12:00am (directly from Argentina)
Flamboyán Theater, Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center
107 Suffolk St. (Lower Level), Manhattan
Admission: Advance $30, Day of the Show $40 (cash only)
Purchase Tickets

November 5, 2:00pm
BELLEZAS DE LAS AMÉRICAS
Mezzo soprano Anna Tonna and Colombian guitarist Francisco Roldán present “Belleza de las Américas,” a recital for guitar and voice that showcases composers of the Caribbean, South America and Central America as well as both historical and contemporary music from the United States.
NYPL - Washington Heights Branch,
1000 St. Nicholas Ave, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.annatonna.com
www.franciscoroldan.com
www.nypl.org

November 6, 2:00pm
AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF TANGO WITH BASSISTS PABLO ASLAN & EMILIO SOLLA
Grammy nominated Argentine bassist and Tango scholar Pablo Aslan presents a program of tangos from all eras, illustrating the 100+ years of evolution of this sensual music, song and dance form. Accompanied by Grammy nominated pianist and composer Emilio Solla, they will cover the origins of Tango, its evolution into a sophisticated dance genre, composers and styles, including the great Astor Piazzolla, and weave in stories and history to illuminate the musical richness of Tango's history.
NYPL - Inwood Branch
4790 Broadway, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.nypl.org

November 6, 3:00pm
DE SUR A NORTE!
A musical review of vocal and instrumental music from Tierra del Fuego to Spain! Recipient of a Certificate of Congressional Recognition (US Congress) and four consecutive commendations from City of Houston administrations for his artistic contribution, Panamanian baritone Raul Orlando Edwards presents a program of Latin American and Spanish songs - A musical celebration of the regions' beautiful and diverse music, and the many influences they contain. Also featured in the program, Trio Acústico directed by Eddy Marcano (violin), José Layo Puente (double bass), Baden Goyo (piano)..
Flamboyán Theater, Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center
Suffolk St. (Lower Level), Manhattan
Free Admission
www.flamart.org

November 6, 5:30pm
A WAYUU MYTH
A Multidisciplinary performance conceived by artists Etnoe3 (Music/Visuals), Daniel Djuro-Goiricelaya (Storytelling/Design) and actress Laura Petit based on a modern interpretation of Wayuu myths from the indigenous people of Venezuelan/Colombia.
El Talle Latinoamericano
215 E. 99th St, Manhattan
Admission $12
www.etnoe3.com
www.ddgart.com

November 6, 6:00pm
WASHINGTON HEIGHTS INWOOD MUSIC PROJECT
Performance by students of Washington Heights and Inwood (WHIN) Music Project, whose mission is to strengthen the WHIN communities by providing music instruction as a vehicle for personal and social development for children and their families by providing holistic music education through classes and performance opportunities for individuals and ensembles.
Flamboyán Theater, Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center
107 Suffolk St. (Lower Level), Manhattan
Suggested Donation
www.whinmusicproject.org

November 6, 6:00pm - 1:00am
THE ASTORIA TANGO CLUB 5TH ANNIVERSARY
Travel back in time to the very core of Tango's Golden Age with live music by Orquesta de Victoria, a 12 piece traditional ensemble from Argentina.
Astoria Tango Club @ Centro Español
41-01 Broadway, Astoria Queens
Admission $25 pre-sale - $35 at the door
www.astoriatangoclub.com

November 7, 7:00pm
QUINTET OF THE AMERICAS
A celebration of the 40th anniversary of the founding of Quintet of the Americas in Bogotá (Colombia) and the 100th anniversary of the Colombian composer, Jorge Olaya Muñoz, the founder of SAYCO (Sociedad de Autores y Compositores de Colombia).
Salvation Army Queens Temple
86-07 35th Avenue, Jackson Heights, Queens
Free Admission
www.quintet.org

November 8, 7:30pm
HOMAGE TO GINASTERA/NEW CHAMBER MUSIC WITH GUITAR AND STRINGS
Argentinian guitarist Federico Díaz presents an evening with music by Alberto Ginastera as well as premieres of chamber music works by Miguel Bareilles and Bruno Cavallaro, up-in-coming Argentinian composers.
The Graduate Center-Elebash Recital Hall
365 Fifth Ave, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.federicodiazguitar.com

November 9, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
OPENING OF BRAZILIAN CULTURAL WEEK
Remarks by Dr. Domicio Coutinho, Founder of the Brazilian Endowment for the Arts (BEA) on Brazilian culture and its union of Latin American countries. Presentation of Capoeira and Forró followed by a reception.
Venue - TBA
Address TBA
Free Admission
www.brazilianendowmentforthearts.org

November 10, 7:00pm
SIX PERSPECTIVES ON LATIN AMERICA
Alturas Duo (guitar and charango) and Chilean Javier Farias will perform music from Farias' oeuvre including the world premiere of two pieces written as a homage to the Peruvian writer Mario Vargas Llosa. This program is funded in part by New Music USA.
NYPL - Inwood Branch
4790 Broadway, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.seismiradasporlatinoamerica.com
www.alturasduo.com
www.nypl.org

November 10, 8:00pm
TRES EN TANGO
Musical group dedicated to classic and avant-garde works of Argentine Tango with a special focus on works by Eduardo Rovira and Astor Piazzolla. Federico Díaz, Guitar; Pablo Lanouguere, Double Bass and Rodolfo Zanetti, Bandoneón.
St Peter’s Church
619 Lexington Avenue at 54th Street, Manhattan
Admission $15
www.saintpeters.org

November 11, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
CLOSING OF THE BRAZILIAN CULTURE WEEK
6-6:30pm Alex Minkin, Director of Ticun Brazil, lecture "Gypsy Trance Rituals in Brazilian Umbanda Religion" 6:35pm-7:30pm Dr. Yanna Elsa Brugal and Liza Papi, lecture "Afro-Cuban Rituals and Brazilian Popular Arts" 7:30pm-8pm Arizona University Prof. Mark Curran, lecture "Brazilian Northeastern Cordel" 8-8:15pm Dancers Felipe Galganni and Friends, lecture on "Integration of Brazilian Music with American Tap Dance" 8:15-8:40pm Dance presentation on Forró and Frevo, 8:40pm-9pm Closing Cocktail
Brazilian Endowment for the Arts
240 E 52nd St, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.brazilianendowmentforthearts.org

November 12, 2:00pm
BANDONEORAMA
Unique ensemble with four-bandoneón players led by Music Director/ Maestro Daniel Binelli with Rodolfo Zanetti, Javier Sánchez, Julien Labro. Repertoire includes J. S Bach, Igor Stravinsky, Astor Piazzolla, Daniel Binelli as well as other Tango arrangements.
NYPL - Fort Washington - Branch
535 West 179th Street, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.danielbinelli.com
www.nypl.org

November 13, 3:00pm
LATIN MUSIC CELEBRATION
Canta Libre is proud to return Latin American Cultural Week to present a varied and exciting music of Ginastera, Piazzolla, Villa-Lobos and more played by master musicians of harp, flute and string repertoire.
Christ and St. Stephen's Church
120 West 69th St btw Columbus Ave & Broadway, Manhattan
Admission $15
www.cantalibre.org

November 13, 3:00pm
MARIANO AGUIRRE & DUO CANTABILE
A concert of voice and guitar with songs and solos from Latin America. Works by Ponce (Mexico), Gardel (Argentina), Barrios (Paraguay), Lauro (Venezuela), Cordero (Puerto Rico), Villa Lobos (Brazil) and others.
Brooklyn Music School
126 St Felix St, Brooklyn
Free Admission
www.marianoaguirreguitar.com

November 14, 7:30pm
THE 9TH ANNUAL LATIN AMERICAN PIANO & SONG FESTIVAL
Founding Director, pianist and musicologist César Reyes presents a musical celebration of the 100th anniversary of Argentinian composer Alberto Ginastera, American ethnomusicologist Henrietta Yurchenco and Mexican composers Carlos Jiménez Mabarak and Consuelo Velázquez.
Greenwich House Music School
46 Barrow St, Manhattan
Admission $15
www.facebook.com/MexicanPianist

November 14, 8:00pm
LATIN LANDSCAPES/PAISAJES LATINOS
North/South Consonance presents clarinetist Javier Vinasco and Q-Arte String Quartet – Colombia’s finest musicians -- performing works by Miguel del Aguila, Blas Emilio Atehortúa, Celso Garrido-Lecca and Max Lifchitz.
Christ and St. Stephen's Church
120 West 69th St btw Columbus Ave & Broadway, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.northsouthmusic.org

November 15, 6:00pm
"PIANEROS"- Tribute to Argentine Tango and Folklore Pianists
Claudio Mendez will interpret and arrange works by composers Adolfo Abalos, Horacio Salgán, Ariel Ramirez, Hector Stamponi and others.
Consulate General of Argentina
12 West 56th St, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.claudiomendez.com

November 28, 8:00pm
AMAZONAS 2016 AT CARNEGIE HALL
Nilko Andreas will be performing with The Baja California Musical Initiative celebrating the Amazonas Concert series
Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall
57th St at 7th Ave, Manhatta
Admission $20
www.carnegiehall.org
www.nilkoandreas.com

Film
November 9, 11:00am
EL TANGO EN BROADWAY
Screening of 1934 comedy of errors featuring Carlos Gardel, icon of Tango. (84 minutes, in Spanish with English subtitles) Introduction by Polly Ferman, part of Tango for You 2.
Isabella Geriatric Center/Larson Library
2515 Audubon Ave, Manhattan
Free Admission

November 10, 6:00pm-9:00pm
BRAZILIAN CONTEMPORARY FILM,THE FEMININE PERSPECTIVE
6-6:45pm Dr. Eduardo Subiráts, Latin and Caribbean Studies at NYU 7-9pm Film Director Peter Azen, presentation on Brazilian film.
Brazilian Endowment for the Arts
240 East 52nd St, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.brazilianendowmentforthearts.org

Visual Arts
September 28 - December 15
Opening reception - September 28 - 5:30-7:30pm
LA RAZA: EMBRACING DIVERSITY
Latinos also have unique cultures, yet they share common values rooted on family traditions and religious beliefs exquisite gastronomy and friendly spirit. This rich cultural diversity has become the shared identity of the Hispanic/Latino community as represented in this exhibit by the artists: Patricia Cazorla, Daisy Ferrer, Raul Manzano and Gabriel Rivera
Empire State College
177 Livingston St., 6 Floor, Brooklyn
Free Admission
www.esc.edu
Through December 19
NoMAA (Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance) exhibit "PORTRAITS OF COMMUNITY:
People, Places" with Elizabeth Currier, Alexis Duque, Leslie Jimenez and Tony Serio. Curated by Gabriel de Guzman.
Allen Hospital
5141 Broadway, Manhattan
Free Admission
www.nomaanyc.org

Workshops
November 9, 6:00-8:00pm
CCCD CULTURAL EXPERIENCE TO URUGUAY
Learn about Uruguay’s culture, geography, history, gastronomy and much more.
Centro Cívico Cultural Dominicano
177 Livingston St., 6 Floor, Brooklyn
Free Admission
centrocivico.culturaldominicano

Milongas
November 19, 9:30pm - 2:00am
LA ROMERIA MILONGA
Milonga (social dance) with a special performance by Masters Gabriel Misse & Carla Espinoza. Hosted by Master instructor Karina Romero.
Dardo Galletto Studios
151 West 46 St., 11 Floor, Manhattan
Admission: $20 online or $25 at the door
Tickets

Tango Classes
November 2 & 11, 11:00am-noon
TANGO FOR YOU 2
Join us on a special "musical embrace". Learn basic Tango steps and you 2 will be dancing Tango! Workshop led by Karina Romero. No partner necessary.
Isabella Geriatric Center/Larson Library
515 Audubon Ave, Manhattan
Free and open to the public. Must rsvp by calling (212) 304 1064

November 11 - 21
TANGO SEMINAR WITH THE MASTERS GABRIEL MISSE & CARLA ESPINOZA
Fri, Nov 11, 7 - 10pm - Seminar #1 (3 hrs)
Sat, Nov 12, 4:30- 7:30pm - Seminar #2 (3 hrs)
Sun, Nov 13, 5pm - 8pm - Seminar #3 (3 hrs)
Fri, Nov 18, 7pm - 10pm - Seminar #4 (3hrs)
Sat, Nov 19, 4:30 - 7:30pm - Seminar #5 (3 hrs)
Sun, Nov 20, 5 - 8pm - Seminar #6 (3 hrs)
This Seminar is designed to improve technique, build sequences and develop Argentine Tango culture and music appreciation. Based on Misse’ own training, vast knowledge and expertise, it was created for dancers of all levels so they can become the best Tango dancers they can be.
Dardo Galletto Studios
151 West 46 St., 11 Floor, Manhattan
Individual class: $100 in advance per person or $115 at the door if paid by 11/8
FULL SEMINAR (18 hours): $460 in advance per person by 11/8 or $500 at the door
HALF SEMINAR (9 hours): $240 in advance per person by 11/8 or $255 at the door
Any combination allowed. Open level. No partner necessary. Walk-ins welcome. Each seminar includes a 15 minute break. No Refunds, Exchanges or Transfers
Register Online

Theater
November 2-6 & 9-13
Thurs-Sat, 8pm. Sun, 5pm
MERCIFUL FATHER
A full length play by Atar Hadari. Synopsis: A brothel owner tries to go straight in order to win his daughter a respectable husband."
Tabernacle Theatre
551 Ft. Washington Ave, Manhattan
Admission: $20
www.UPtheater.org

November 4 -5, 8:00pm
MUNDO CRUEL
Directly from Puerto Rico! Collaboratively adapted from Luis Negrón's eponymous short story collection and winner of a 2014 Lambda Literary Award. MUNDO CRUEL jolts the audience with the verve, sass, and authentic voice of working class characters getting by and getting on in Santurce, the most densely populated barrio in San Juan, PR. In Spanish with English supertitles.
Pregones Theater
575 Walton Avenue, The Bronx
Tickets start at $15
www.pregonesprtt.org

November 5, 3:00pm
CRÓNICA DE UNA MUERTE ANUNCIADA
Play based on the late Nobel Prize winner Gabriel García Marquez' novel with the same name.
Repertorio Español
138 East 27th Street, Manhattan
Admission: $15 - $68
Tickets
www.repertorio.nyc

November 5, 8:00pm
BURUNDANGA
A fun yet dark comedy that will have you laughing until the curtain closes.
Repertorio Español
138 East 27th Street, Manhattan
Admission: $15 - $70
Tickets
www.repertorio.nyc

November 6, 2:30pm & November 12, 8:00pm
LA CANCIÓN
Narrates the story of Rafa, a young man​ from The Bronx, with a passion for urban music.
Repertorio Español
138 East 27th Street, Manhattan
Admission: $15 - $70
Tickets
www.repertorio.nyc

November 10 & 12
7:30pm Artist Talk, 8pm Concert
THE SEVENTH SEAL-OPERA
The International Brazilian Opera Company presents “The Seventh Seal-Opera,” inspired by the Ingmar Bergman film of the same name
Scandinavia House
58 Park Ave, Manhattan
Admission: $20
brazilianopera.com

November 11, 8:00pm
EL AMOR EN LOS TIEMPOS DEL CÓLERA
Play based on the late Nobel winner Gabriel García Márquez’ epic tale of a secret love that must stand the test of time.
Repertorio Español
138 East 27th St, Manhattan
Admission: $15 - $65
Tickets
www.repertorio.nyc

November 12, 3:00pm
LA CASA DE BERNARDA ALBA
Federico García Lorca’s tragedy that unfolds in a cloistered world of women in 1930s Spain.
Repertorio Español
138 East 27th St, Manhattan
Admission: $15 - $65
Tickets
www.repertorio.nyc

November 13, 2:30pm
LA TÍA JULIA Y EL ESCRIBIDOR
Play based on Nobel winner Mario Vargas Llosa's novel with the same name.
Repertorio Español
138 East 27th St, Manhattan
Admission: $35 - $70
Tickets
www.repertorio.nyc

Literature
MORE INFO COMING SOON!!!