Thursday, March 13, 2008

'SPIC UP! SPEAK OUT!'

Community Calendar

Latino Spoken Word Open Mic

On Saturday, March 15, Bronx based poet, MARIPOSA (with her resident DJ, the very mellow, Mellow G) curates, performs and hosts an evening of spoken word female artists in celebration of Women’s History Month. Mariposa’s fine line up of talented and powerful women include:

Alba Hernandez
mellesSOL
Sheila Maldonado
and
Special Appearance by
Sandra Garcia Rivera who will sweeten the night with her beautiful voice.

**Recognizing the influence and power of Latino poets on New York City’s spoken word culture, El Museo del Barrio provides established and emerging Latino/a spoken word artists with a platform for expression, a welcoming venue and an open mic. After the performances, the audience is encouraged to pick up the mic and speak up!

El Museo del Barrio is located at 1230 Fifth Avenue @ 104th Street, NYC's El Barrio

This event is part of Public Programs Spring 2008
El Museo del Barrio
3rd Saturdays March to May
7 p.m.-9 p.m.
Admission: Free
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