Speaking Axolotl Presents: Los Delicdados 25th Anniversary Floricanto // Oakland

Experience new solo piece about coming of age as a Salvadoreña in Oakland!

Speaking Axolotl Presents: Los Delicdados 25th Anniversary Floricanto. See show info below.

Thursday November 18 at 6:30pm
111 Fairmount Ave., Oakland.

Featuring Los Delicados with percussionist Enrique Padilla and an amazing Black & Brown lineup of poets and musicians including Milta Ortiz, Aztlan Underground, Mario Hill (Sacramento), Amalia Leticia Ortiz, Jesus Chuy Quintero, Kevin Kobelt (Sacramento) hosted by Josiahluis Alderete

Tix $12 GEN Admission.  Buy tickets here.

 

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Join Los Delicados (Darren de León, Norman Zelaya, Paul S. Flores) as they celebrate 25 years of poetic lo-cura as innovators of Latino Spoken Word.

Featuring special guests Alejandro Murguía, Cathy Arellano, Amalia Ortiz (San Antonio, TX), DJ Agana, Deuce ECLIPSE, Quique Padilla, Jaime Cortez, Movimiento Molcajete – Yaya Porras and Nicole Limón (Sacramento), Milta Ortiz (Tucson, AZ), Adrian Arancibia (Taco Shop Poets San Diego), Pat Payne (Taco Shops Poets, Los Angeles). Hosted by Josiah Luis Alderete.

 

The performers!

 

Founded in San Francisco in 1996, Los Delicados are poet performers Norman Antonio Zelaya, Darren J. DeLeon and Paul S. Flores.

The three return to their birthplace of the Mission District in San Francisco to honor the Floricanto legacy of Chicano-Latino Movement poetry that flourished in the neighborhood in the 1970’s, and highlight the explosion of Latino Spoken Word that occurred in the 1990’s throughout California and the Southwest.

Join Los Delicados as they celebrate 25 years of poetic lo-cura as innovators of Latino Spoken Word.

 


Second show in San Francisco this Friday!

All ticket buyers are invited to attend the pre-performance panel discusion “1990’s Spoken Word” with Los Delicados founders Norman Antonio Zelaya, Darren J. DeLeon and Paul S. Flores.

5-6pm in Brava’s Studio.

Buy tickets here!