October 18-19, 2019.
La Mezcla presents Pachuquismo, an all-female Tap and Son Jarocho performance of Chicanx culture, Pachucas and the Zoot Suit Riots.
Featuring Chicana poly-rhythms, live music, and video, this work explores the role of the Pachuca in the 1940’s and examining systemic racism and the struggles communities of color continue to face today. Choreography and Direction by Vanessa Sanchez.
La Mezcla’s past performances include BRUJA in collaboration with Eastside Arts Alliance, SOMart’s Dia de los Muertos exhibit, Dance Brigade’s SummerFeast in Dos Rios and Brava Theater’s Baile en la Calle.
Performers include Alisa Guardiola, Caroline Chung, Elena de la Troya, Emmeline Gonzalez-Beban, Maria Anaya, Monica Fimbrez, Sandy Vasquez and Vanessa Sanchez.
Adv General- $20
General at the Door- $25
Super Supporter- $40