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September 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$15 - $30
Saturday, September 23 at 8pm
COQUITRUCOS or El Salvador meets Borinquen brings together four elders of the DC Latinx arts community in a multimedia performance. Puerto Rican bassist Pepe Gonzalez, Puerto Rican poet Sami Miranda, El Salvadorian percussionist Ivan Navas and El Salvadorian poet Quique Aviles present an evening of music and poetry inspired by their lives in the heart of DC’s Latinx community.
All four artists have lived, studied, worked, played, fed and been fed by the thriving Mt. Pleasant neighborhood. The evening will be an artistic dialogue emanating from Mt. Pleasant’s growth and culture, taking the 1991 riots as a point of departure.
Header photo courtesy of the artist.
$25 Admission (Dance Place Members, Seniors and Artists)
$15 College Students and Children (17 & Under)
Advanced Sales – ends one week prior to performance weekend
$25 Advanced Sales Admission
$20 Advanced Sales Admission (Dance Place Members, Seniors and Artists)