KOOZA: Cirque du Soleil Tent Raising No Easy Feat, In Denver July 5 – Aug 13, 2023

It litterally takes a small army to raise the enormous circus tent for the upcoming Kooza Cirque du Soleil production coming to the Ball Arena. More than 100 men and women huffed and puffed lifting the many sections of big top to it’s final position. Most of the workers are hired locally.

‘Charity’ A Mexican Trilogy Comes Of Age; Latin Life Denver Review

There is an envelope that rests on the living room table. Emiliano’s parents can’t bring themselves to open it. It contains the value of their son’s life as determined by him. They don’t want to know, so it just rests there day after day. Family portraits grace the living room mantle. Emilianos photo stands out with him in his military uniform proudly standing at attention. In in one of the picture frames there are flashes of the Twin Towers on fire in New York City after the 9/11 attack. Pope John Paul II has just died and the family watches on TV as the world mourns.

Beyond Expectations! Riverdance charms Denver Audiences: Latin Life Denver Review

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.

Crisis! Latinos Face the Largest Executive Leadership Gap of Any Demographic Group and It’s Growing!

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.

Steve Lopez, A Destiny Followed, Winner of Denver Press Club’s Damon Runyon Award

Writing about societal issues may have not been what Steve Lopez envisioned for his life’s work early on in his career but it is where life’s path took him and he was wise enough to follow that destiny.