This year’s Festival created an over-the-top Latin performance art, music, and culinary experience that celebrated Puerto Rican and Latino culture and history, as well as its present and future in downtown Manhattan. Avenue C from 6th to 12th street reclaimed its role as a hub of Latino creativity and culture in the city and the nation, as this year’s festival featured offerings and acts from the neighborhood and from all over the United States, from East L.A. to Puerto Rico.
Anchored at La Plaza Cultural Community Garden, the Loisaida Festival Theater Lab presents a wide variety of theatrical presentations ranging from well-established veteran companies, up-and-coming theater troupes to local youth productions in a green family-friendly outdoor environment.
Theatre workshop for community members: Pa’ la calle!! – 16 +, open to public in general 5 hours, English and/or Spanish, maximum capacity: 10-15 people – site specific work – street theatre techniques – object manipulation – corporal mime training techniques This is an introductory workshop and it’s open for people without any experience. Artists… View Article