2014–15 Performing Arts Residency

Announcing our 2014-15 Season of Performing Artists-in-Residence!


BLITZ

#ArturoO'Farrill
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#BamBamRodríguez
#AlejandroAvilés
#KaliRodríguez-Peña

#EL MAESTRO



CASITA MARIA 80 YEARS OF INSPIRING THE FUTURE

January 21 – April 8, 2015 Casita's 80th Anniversary Exhibition Celebrates our Alumni. Photos: Casita Alumnus, Tito Puente, as a Boy Scout and as "The King of Latin Music." Images courtesy of Joe Conzo, Sr. 

 

 

DR. DRUM BombaYo

CALL & RESPONSE / LLAMADA Y RESPUESTA

Residency Dates: February 26 - April 13, 2015
Performance: April 13, 2015 / 7 - 8:30 PM

2014–15 Performing Arts Residency

Announcing our 2014-15 Season of Performing Artists-in-Residence!


LINCOLN CENTER BRINGS FREE PERFORMANCES AND PROGRAMS TO CASITA MARIA

Lincoln Center's new program, Boro-Linc, will offer special FREE family programs at Casita Maria. The new initiative will present a wide range of performances, workshops, activities and exhibits on Saturdays at 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. from March 7 to June 13, with approximately 20 free family-friendly programs scheduled. Through Boro-Linc, Lincoln Center brings its resident organizations’ artists, offerings and vast resources off its Manhattan campus and into the community, with events taking place at the Bronx-based Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education. Click HERE for the calendar of events.

BLITZ / BRONX LATIN JAZZ

ARTURO O’FARRILL and CASITA MARIA CENTER FOR ARTS & EDUCATION are proud to present BLITZ, a new Bronx-based Latin Jazz ensemble that will be performing in untraditional venues throughout the South Bronx.

The musicians that form BLITZ are ARTURO O’FARRILL, WILL CALHOUN, BAM BAM RODRÍGUEZ, ALEJANDRO AVILÉS and KALI RODRÍGUEZ-PENA. This cultural initiative and free concerts are made possible by the DORIS DUKE CHARITABLE FOUNDATION and are open to the public and for all ages.

80 REASONS TO LOVE CASITA MARIA

To celebrate our 80th Anniversary we are looking 80 reasons why the members of our community love Casita Maria. Show your appreciation to Casita Maria by sending us your photo with your reason to love Casita, just like the one you see here. We will post your photo on our website and social media. For more information send an email to edelgado@casitamaria.org

 

Were you a Casita Maria Kid?

If Casita Maria has been part of your life, we'd love to hear from you. We are currently compiling a mailing list of Casita Kid Alumni for future newsletters and events.

Please send a message to edelgado@casitamaria.org  and we will be in touch with you very soon!