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Start Spreading The News! New York, New York Opens With New Music From Lin Manuel Miranda

It’s a story about aspiring immigrant musicians struggling to make a life and a name for themselves in New York City shortly after world war II. This new production, loosely based on the 1977 Martin Scorsese film of the same name staring Robert De Niro and Liza Minnelli. It features some new songs lyrics or additional lyrics by a famous Broadway talent: Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of “In the Heights” and “Hamilton.

Luis Valdez Receives 2023 Lifetime Achievement Award at 2nd Annual Mexican-American Film & Television Festival 

Not many iconic American playwrights, screenwriters, film directors, and actors can say their work motivated the birth of an impenetrable power — the Chicano Movement! Playwright/director Luis Valdez can. Through his work with El Teatro Campesino and his films (La Bamba, Zoot Suit), he has left an indelible mark on the annals of Chicano theater and cinema.

Latin Life Denver & Cedric Pride Entertainment Present A Hot Summer Night Aug 5th

A Hot Summer Night featuring: Lakeside, Tierra Legacy, Latin Sol, The Hot Lunch Band, The Deleons with DJ dizzy D Jammin 101.5 & Celebrity DJ Fadorah. @ Tivoli Quad at Auraria Campus. Sat Aug 5th. Early Bird $40 at the door $60.

Peruvian, Trap Music Artist Renata Flores Dazzles Denver at Biennial of the Americas

Her lyrics are messages of freedom and female empowerment. Her stage presence is imposing, full of colors and traditional Andean garments adapted to her modern style. Her sound mixes panpipes, violin, and trap bases.

Denver! Get Immersed In A Free Cultural Playground Of Art, Music, Food & Fashion, April 24-30 At Biennial of the Americas & Cities Summit of the Americas

The Cities Summit, where community and
city leaders of the Western Hemisphere such as the U.S. The Secretary of State Department, 250 national
and international mayors, and 3,000 registered attendees, will for the first time convene in Denver at the
Colorado Convention Center to address a range of priorities the local communities in the Americas share
throughout the week of April 24th, with official events starting on April 26th.

April 14th Proclaimed Steve Lopez Day By Denver Mayor Michael Hancock, Lopez Will Be The first Hispanic to win the Damon Runyon Award

Lopez will be the first Hispanic American to win the award. He’s a four-time nominee for the Pulitzer Prize and the author of “The Soloist,” a New York Times bestseller that inspired a film of the same name starring Robert Downey Jr. as Lopez. In 2020, the Pulitzer Prize Board lauded his “purposeful columns about rising homelessness in Los Angeles, which amplified calls for government action to deal with a long- visible public crisis.”

Tradition, Community, Faith, Love & Change: Fiddler on the Roof Thru March 19th

Many traditions survive the test of time, others evolve, fade or are broken altogether. Through song, dance and superb acting that is what Fiddler on the Roof is all about. Trying to hold on to tradition as times and attitudes change in an ever unpredictable and evolving world.