(Sat), May 3 at 8pm
The Nuyorican Poets Café
Third Millennium Celebration
ALOUD AND ALIVE AT 35
Legends, pioneers and new millennium poets unite for one night only on The Town Hall stage as the Nuyorican Poets Café celebrates its 35th anniversary on May 3, 2008 at 8 pm.
Mistress and Master of Ceremonies: actress/producer, *Rosie Perez *and poet/singer/ comedian, *Flaco Navaja* with some of the leading voices in the spoken word movement, including* Carlos Andrés* *Gómez, Kirk Nugent, Sandra María Esteves, Mariposa, Willie Perdomo, Steve Coleman*, *Nancy Mercado*, California’s first Poet Laureate *Quincy Troupe,* the performance poet and playwright *Jesús Papoleto Meléndez *along with the multifaceted performer, known for her mesmerizing poetry and characterizations, *Caridad De La Luz*, a.k.a. La Bruja. With music by the Boricua Roots Music group, *Yerbabuena*.
Ticket Price: $40 & 35
Producer: The Town Hall “Not Just Jazz” series
Tags: actress /producer, Boricua Roots Music, California, Caridad De La Luz, Carlos Andr, first Poet, including, Kirk Nugent, Nancy Mercado, NUYORiCAN POEtS CafE, performance poet, producer, Quincy Troupe, Rosie Perez, Sandra Marï¿½a Esteves, Steve Coleman, The Town Hall, Town Hall, USD, Willie Perdomo