SummerStage

  • SummerStage
  • Free
Las Cafeteras / M.A.K.U. SoundSystem / iBomba (DJs Ushka and Beto)
in association with La Isla Bonita Summer Festival

Saturday, July 21, 2018

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

SummerStage, Corporal Thompson Park

Broadway between Markham Rd. and Wayne St., Staten Island, 10310

Los Angeles’s Las Cafeteras began out of an attempt to remix Afro-Mexican music. The group has since evolved into a six-piece group, where its members imbue social consciousness within their twist on traditional roots songs. After sharing stages with the likes of Café Tacvba, they’ll be joined by the Colombian luminaries M.A.K.U. SoundSystem and the wide-ranging stylings of the DJ duo iBomba.

Featuring pre show Voices of A People’s History Workshop with Lemon Andersen and The Big Good Wolf performance from the CityParks PuppetMobile, 4pm.

Anderson is a native New Yorker from Brooklyn, a playwright, television writer, brand creative, and Tony Award-winning poet. Performing a selection of work by: Yuri Kochiyama, “Then Came the War” (1991), Gustavo Madrigal-Piña, “Undocumented and Unafraid” (2011), Howard Zinn, “The Problem Is Civil Obedience” (1970)

 

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