Here is information related to an exhibition and opening reception celebrating a Latina performer loved by many. The opening reception will be held in celebration of Celia Cruz’s birthday on October 20th, 2011. The exhibition will run through November 22nd.
For Celia Cruz fans or anyone interested in learning more about the Latina singing sensation, please read on. Please note this is a free event.
October 20, 2011 - November 22, 2011
October 20th at 6:00 PM
Opening Reception Preceded by Panel Discussion led by Elena Martinez of City Lore
Panelists include: Licia Fiol-Matta, scholar from Lehman College
Leon Gast, filmmaker
Ruth Sánchez, Celia's hairdresser
This evening's event is presented in collaboration with Whedco, Bronx Music Heritage Center and City Lore with special thanks to Friends of Woodlawn Cemetery and Celia Cruz High School of Music.
Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education
928 Simpson St., Bronx, NY 10459
This event is FREE, but please RSVP by email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 718-589-2230 x.6191.