NUESTRAS VOCES: RETELLING OUR STORIES
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 8 PM.
On October 13, the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center will be showcasing “Nuestras Voces: Retelling our Stories” which sets out to take back the narrative and unveil the hidden stories of our Mexican American Leaders.
Fusing traditional Folklorico dance with contemporary themes and movement, Nuestras Voces rediscovers historical leaders in the Mexican
American community whose contributions and leadership paved the way for change.
Nuestras Voces is highlighting: Jovita Idar, Emma Tenayuca, Lydia Mendoza, Willie Velasquez and Americo Paredes.
Nuestras Voces takes audiences on a journey of enlightenment and empowerment through original choreography collectively created by members of the Guadalupe Dance Company and performed by Mariachi Azteca de America.
This will be original choreography created by members of the Guadalupe Dance Company and performed by Mariachi Azteca de America.
Photo credit: Edward Benavides.