Hosted by La Bruja
A musical, theatrical, spoken word celebration and interpretation of Lorca’s writings and favorite Flamenco, Sevillana and Tango songs performed by some of American’s leading spoken word artists, including La Bruja (poetry, vocals, piano), Simply Rob (poetry and vocals), and Los Gitanos Juveniles (The Juvenile Gypsies).
Musical accompaniments by Anthony Carrillo (Lead Percussion), Raphael Cuascut (Percussion), Angel Rodriguez, Sr. (Palmas/Percussion), Julio Rodriguez (Spanish Background Guitar), Mario Rodriguez, (Spanish Lead Guitar), and Alex La Salle (Percussion/Background Vocals)
Produced by Bowery Arts+Science and Fundación Federico García Lorca, with the support of AC/E and ”la Caixa” Foundation
This event is presented as part of LORCA IN NEW YORK: A CELEBRATION, the largest-ever festival in North America celebrating the work of acclaimed Spanish poet and playwright Federico García Lorca and taking place in New York City, April 5-July 21, 2013. For a complete schedule of events: lorcanyc.com/