Calle 24 Latino Cultural District Arts Consortium presents Baile en la Calle: The Mural Dances
A Community Celebration in Honor of Ralph Maradiaga
Sunday, May 3, 2015
Tours are at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, & 2pm
The 3rd Annual Baile en la Calle: The Mural Dances – was created in 2013 by Brava’s ED, Anastacia Powers Cuellar and Kim Epifano of Epiphany Productions. Baile en la Calle is a tour, guided by a Precita Eyes docent, of the historic murals along the 24th Street corridor brought to life through performances by local choreographers and dance companies. This year’s program is presented by the Calle 24 Cultural District Arts Consortium and will be collaborative celebration honoring Chicano Artist and Empressario Ralph Maradiaga. The tour will visit murals around Florida and 24th Street and will end at the 24th Street mini-park, where an unveiling of a restored Ralph Maradiaga mural and a re-dedication of the mini-park as Ralph Maradiaga Park will follow at 3pm. Performances by Epiphany Productions, Cuicacalli Dance Company, Cuicacalli Escuela de Danza, Loco Bloco, guest choreographer Rebecca Cervantes & Moving Beyond Productions culminating with a community dance with live music by Familia Pena-Govea.