On Saturday, October 2nd, Grupo Cultural Latinos En Rochester, INC (GCLER) will host Carnaval SHOW, an event dedicated to showcasing the dance, and traditions of various Latin American countries during the celebratory event universally known as Carnaval. The event will include folkloric dance performances, live music, with intricate dresses from Brazil, Panama, Colombia, Mexico, and more. Each component will incorporate lessons about the history of carnivals and the Latino culture and folklore.
WHO: Grupo Cultural Latinos En Rochester, Inc. – along with the help of various visiting Latin artists from the Rochester area and Latin America. Anyone interested in Latin American culture is encouraged to attend.
WHAT:Carnaval SHOW- a celebration of culture and traditions.
WHEN: Saturday, October 2nd, 2021 from 6:30pm-8:30pm door open at 6:00
WHERE: Kodak Center – 200 Ridge Rd, Rochester, NY
WHY: To provide educational value for the community and will help to instill a sense of pride for those interested in Latino heritage. This project intends to promote ongoing exchange and collaboration with emerging artists that support traditional art as well as having dance as the core, reflect a permanent search of expression through different languages and tradition
COST: $20.00. https://projectcarnaval.eventbrite.com
MASK IS REQUIRED FOR ALL THE ATENDANTS OVER 2 YEAR OLD.
Questions regarding the event should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org, (585)-329-9671
Grupo Cultural Latinos en Rochester is a non‐profit organization celebrating its eight anniversary. The group’s mission is to promote Latin American folklore in Western New York through educational events, community workshops, and meaningful live performances. The vision is to elevate Latin American cultural heritage by inspiring generations. For more information, please visit www.gcler.org.
This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of New York State Council of the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts”.
This project is made possible with funds from Rochester Area Community Foundation engages philanthropists and community partners to improve our eight-county region by promoting philanthropy that helps to create an equitable community and strengthen our region’s vitality.