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[theatre] Oedipus el Rey by Luis Alfaro // SF

After 10 years, this award winning Latino play is back to Bay Area! (see interview below). MAY 29 – JUNE 23rd. Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m., Wednesdays – Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. and Sundasy at 2:30 p.m. Magic Theatre (Fort Mason, 2 Marina Blvd., Building D, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94123. “Oedipus el Reyj” is […]

Sister Norma Pimental (’60 Minutes TV’) visits Bay Area for Border Support

We’re very honored to interview Sister Norma Seni Pimentel at “A Bridge Among Walls: Update from the Border”. Please see video below. The event was at held Sunday, April 28th at Our Lady of Angels (OLA) in Burlingame, CA. Image credit: Sister Norma with ABCTV7 Lily Pena. Here’s why she is special! She appeared in […]

[exhibit] LA FRONTERA: Artists Respond to U.S. Mexico Border // SF

Dates: April – September 2019. Jewish Community Center of San Francisco 3200 California Street | San Francisco, CA 94118 | 415.292.1200 About: LA FRONTERA is a powerful exhibition showcasing the work of established and emerging contemporary artists who explore themes of immigration, migration, detainment and asylum. Their work reflects global turmoil, migration and border issues […]

[exhibit] 50 Years of Cultura y Resistencia from Los Siete to Today // SF

Tuesday-Friday 11am-5pm. Accion Latina 2958 24th St, San Francisco, California 94110 Fifty years ago, Los Siete de la Raza galvanized a movement and helped define a radical politics of self-determination. Cultura y Resistencia gathers the movement aesthetics and cultural resistance of artist Yolanda Lopez, editor Donna Amador, the Basta Ya! newspaper, and the work of […]

[theatre] Remember Los Siete @ Brava // SF

Friday, April 26, 2019, 8:00 PM and Saturday, April 27, 2019 8:00 PM Brava Theater Center 2781 24th Street San Francisco, CA Join Brava! for Women in the Arts when we present Vero Majano’s live cinema production, Remember Los Siete. Utilizing archival film, audio interviews, and personal history, Majano’s Remember Los Siete is an artist’s […]

Chicana Activism 1960: LatinX 2019 Panel Discussion // San Jose

  “Revisiting Chicana & Chicano History” Chicanas from the 1960’s and 1970’s San Jose Area Chicano Movement Era and LatinX Women of 2019 discuss their experiences from the past and their challenges today. Wednesday, April 24, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Chicana Movement Women’s History Panel Discussion Roosevelt Community Center 901 E Santa Clara […]

3rd Annual Luis “El Machete” Valdez Annual Speaker Series // San Jose

  Thu, April 25, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PDT Student Union Theater San Jose State University San José, CA 95192-0155 Thursday, April 25, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM 3rd Annual Luis “El Machete” Valdez Speaker Series. Guest Interview with Dr. Jose Carrasco. San Jose State Diaz Compean Student Union Theater 211 S.” […]

[free] Cesar E. Chavez Holiday Parade & Festival // San Francisco

Join celebration honoring the life and work of labor and civil rights leader Cesar E. Chavez on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Saturday, April 13 at 10 AM 24th Street, between Potrero and Folsom, in Mission District, SF. 25 years ago our beloved leader Cesar Chavez Passed passed on to the spirit world. 50 years ago […]

[free] Festival of Mayan Literature and Culture // SF

Apr 11 at 6 PM – Apr 13 at 9 PM 24th Street, San Francisco, Ca, 94110 Join us for a celebration of Mayan Literature and Culture as Poets and Musicians from the Yucatan and the Bay Area gather for 3 days of festivities along Calle 24. Featured poets to include Feliciano Sanchez Chan and […]

AMAL: A Spoken Word Theater Performance about Hope // San Jose

MACLA Presents AMALA Spoken Word Theater Performance About Hope. Apr 12-14, 2019 Tickets at MACLA.eventbrite.com Stick around after the performances for talkbacks with the cast and crew of AMAL. Doors and Box Office open at 7pm on Friday and Saturday; 1pm on Sunday.   AMAL delves into the impact of war and shares experiences of […]