Teatro Chico: Detroit Latinos

Saturday, May 21, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Living Arts will present the next installment of their community performance series Teatro Chico: Detroit Latinos on Saturday, May 21st, 2016. The culminating event of Living Arts’ project Detroit Latinos: How We Got Here, How We Live Here, Then and Now, the program will start at 6:00 p.m. with an exhibition of student photography, with live performances following from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Ford Resource & Engagement Center at the Mexicantown Mercado, 2826 Bagley Avenue in Southwest Detroit. Teatro Chico: Detroit Latinos will feature the photography of 5th grade students from Clippert Academy and performances by Detroit artists Steve Jarosz, Karilú Alarcón Forshee, Mary Luevanos and Living Arts’ Youth Dance Ensembles. A suggested donation of $5.00 per person for admission will help enable Living Arts to continue to produce community programming. The project Detroit Latinos: How We Got Here, How We Live Here, Then and Now is funded by the Michigan Humanities Council Heritage Grant. Teatro Chico is funded in part by the Knight Arts Challenge Detroit, Ford Motor Company Fund and the Ford Resource & Engagement Center.

The Living Arts’ Youth Dance Ensemble performs at Teatro Chico: Homage to Frida. Photo by Sean Carter Photography.

The Living Arts’ Youth Dance Ensemble performs at Teatro Chico: Homage to Frida.

© Photo by Sean Carter Photography.

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Living Arts is excited to announce our 2016 Spark the Imagination Breakfast!

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 – 7:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Spark-Logo-2016_200Join us to celebrate the positive difference Living Arts makes to Detroit youth, schools, and community! The program will feature compelling student performances and the opportunity to learn about and support Living Arts’ work. Also come hungry, we will be serving a delicious full breakfast!

Please RSVP to Development Assistant, Robyn Mazza, by Monday, May 2 at 313-841-4765.

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Suggested route updated 04-28-2016

© All photos by Julianne Lindsey Photography

 

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Living Arts is dedicated to strengthening the neighborhoods of Southwest Detroit by cultivating an environment that sparks the imagination and fosters ingenuity through the arts and community development initiatives.

Living Arts is a community-based nonprofit, tax exempt, 501(c)(3) organization.

 

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