How to be a Latin Lover stars Eugenio Derbez, Salma Hayek, & Raquel Welch

Ken Marino’s 2017 comedy about the importance of family opens citywide Fri, Apr 28, 2017

Unforgettable is a fun erotic thriller starring Rosario Dawson

Dawson plays the new fiancé with a dark past. Katherine Heigl is the “psycho-Barbie” ex in this update of the 90s thriller formula. Now playing Apr 28, 2017

Nacho Vigalondo’s Colossal is a monster of a romantic comedy

The Spanish director makes a fun romantic comedy with a riveting Kaiju monster twist. Stars Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis. Now playing, Fri, Apr 28 2017

Tribeca Film Festival 2017 celebrates the power of storytelling

N.O.W. Showcase just announced! Argentine, Brazilian, Colombian, Cuban, Dominican, French, Italian, Mexican, Spanish, and Venezuelan stories, Wed-Sun, Apr 19-30, 2017

Truman is a comedy about life

The Spanish comedy-drama, a critical favorite, is now playing at Angelika Film Center in Greenwich Village, Fri, Apr 28, 2017

National Puerto Rican Day Parade is America’s biggest celebration of PR culture

Applications to participate in the parade are due Apr 24. The annual Golf Outing is at Pelham Bay Golf Course, Mon, May 15. The parade is Sun, Jun 11, 2017.

Iván Argote is nonchalant about power, politics, and history

The Paris-based Colombian artist’s show La Venganza del Amor (The Vengeance of Love) is the opening exhibition at Galerie Perrotin New York in the Lower East Side Apr 27 – Jun 11, 2017

Fritz Henle was “Mr. Rollei”

A retrospective of the international photographer’s 60-year career is at Throckmorton Fine Art in Midtown East, Apr 27 – Jun 24, 2017

Alessandra Sanguinetti looks at the policeman on the hill

Le Gendarme Sur La Colline opens at the Aperture Foundation in Chelsea with a reception Wed, Apr 26 at 7pm. Through Jun 29, 2017.

Carol Rama made Ugly Beautiful

Antibodies, the first New York museum survey of the Italian artist’s work and the largest presentation of her work in the U.S., is at the New Museum in the Lower East Side, Apr 26 – Sep 10, 2017

Cristina Camacho is an incisive artist who makes abstract canvases come alive

The Colombia-born New York artist’s “Tracing the Out of Sight” is at Praxis Gallery in Chelsea, Apr 6 – May 27, 2017

William Cordova breaks and reconnects timelines of history

The Peruvian-American artist shows an installation, “Smoke Signals: Sculpting in Time,” at Sikkema Jenkins & Co in Chelsea, Apr 7 – May 13, 2017

Crown of the Andes from Popayán, Colombia is at the Met

One of the most important surviving examples of colonial Spanish American goldwork, a piece used for centuries in Holy Week ceremonies, is on display in Gallery 357 at the Met Fifth Avenue

Sebastião Salgado makes striking photographs of our changing planet

Kuwait is at Sundaram Tagore Gallery Chelsea, Mar 30-Apr 29. Genesis is at the dealer’s Madison Avenue gallery, Apr 1-29, 2017.

Lygia Pape “A Multitude of Forms” is Jeitinho art [Review]

The first U.S. museum retrospective of one of the most important Brazilian artists of the 20th century is at the Met Breuer Mar 21 – Jul 23, 2017.

Teresita Fernández creates landscapes of illusion

The Cuban-American plays with the way we see landscapes in Fire (America) at Lehmann Maupin Chrystie Street Fri, Mar 17 – May 20, 2017

Whitney Biennial 2017 trend-setting contemporary American art

See what’s now, including work by Mexican-American and Puerto Rican artists, at the Whitney Museum of American Art in the Meatpacking District, Mar 17 – Jun 11, 2017

Beatriz Santiago Muñoz explores Post-colonial ironies

The Puerto Rican film & video installation artist is in exhibitions at El Museo del Barrio Jan 11-Apr 30, 2017 and the Whitney Biennial Mar 17-Jun 11, 2017

Ximena Ojeda, art consultant

New York Latin Culture co-founder, art and social media consultant

Wild Noise / Ruido Salvaje

Cuban art from the 1970s to the present is at the Bronx Museum Feb 17 to Jul 3, 2017

Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim

Examines the modern permanent collection through the eyes of key patrons who created the museum, Feb 10 – Sep 6, 2017

Cerámica de los Ancestros: Central America’s Past Revealed

This exhibition of 150 objects from Central America at the National Museum of the American Indian has been extended through December 2017

Maurizio Cattelan: “America”

The Italian artist’s installation at the Guggenheim teases our infatuation with the 1%, implies our common humanity, and questions what is art.

Conductor Saul Zaks embraces the ends of the world (Interview)

The Argentine conductor talks about conducting, Tango, the immigrant experience, and the ends of the world before conducting the world premiere of Martín Palmieri’s Tango Credo at David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center, Apr 30, 2017

Elza Soares is Samba Jazz, Rock, Disco, Punk, Hip-Hop, Pop, and Samba

The Red Bull Music Academy Festival brings the Brazilian legend to The Town Hall in Midtown, Fri, May 19, 2017

Assad Brothers are the best guitar duo in existence

The Brazilian-born Classical guitar duo play the 92nd Street Y, Sat, Apr 29, 2017

Viva La Musica de Argentina, two Argentine Masses with over 200 singers at Lincoln Center

World premiere of Martín Palmeri’s Tango Credo conducted by Saul Zaks, paired with the Ariel Ramírez classic Misa Criolla at David Geffen Hall in Lincoln Center, Sun, Apr 30, 2017. SAVE 50%

Fluxo: Funk Proibidão brings underground Hip-Hop from the Rio favelas to NYC

The Red Bull Music Academy Festival brings a Brazilian Rio favela party to Brooklyn, venue TBA, Sat, Apr 29, 2017

Eddie Palmieri is a living Latin Jazz legend

The 80-year old, ten Grammy-winning, NEA Jazz Master releases his latest album Sabiduría (Wisdom) Apr 21 and plays Mondays at Subrosa in the Meatpacking District, Apr 17 – May 29, 2017

Pedro Giraudo is NYC’s busiest Tango Jazz leader

The Argentine bassist and composer’s Tango Quartet plays Terraza 7 in Woodside/Jackson Heights, Queens Thu, Apr 13; and Barbès in Park Slope Brooklyn, Thu, Apr 20, 2017

Alex Sensation is New York City’s top Hispanic DJ

Listen to Alex on 97.9 FM Mon-Fri 11am-3pm and Sat nights 6-10pm

Forro in the Dark is a Brazil Party

Brazilian dance band plays Brazilian night at Nublu Wed, Apr 5, 2017. New album Sandcastle out Apr 21

Gerardo Contino y Los Habaneros is one of the best bands in Manhattan

This hot New York-based Cuban Salsa band plays “Habana Nights” at Subrosa in the Meatpacking District Sat, Apr 1, 8, & 15. Contino hosts Subrosa’s “Cuba Caliente Happy Hour” Thu, April 6, 13, 20, & 27.

Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

The multi-Grammy winning Cuban-American bandleader plays his historic weekly Sunday night gig at Birdland, Apr 9, 16, 23, & 30, 2017

Pedrito Martinez is the world’s first-call rumbero

The Grammy-nominated Cuban singer and percussionist plays Subrosa in the Meatpacking District Tuesdays Apr 11, 18, & 25, 2017

Axel Tosca Laugart, Jazz-Timba-Funk

The Cuban pianist plays Zinc Bar in Greenwich Village Thu, Apr 6, 13, & 20, 2017

Isabel Leonard at the Metropolitan Opera

The Grammy-winning Argentine-American mezzo-soprano sings Zerlina in Don Giovanni, Apr 26 & 29, 2017

American Ballet Theatre Spring 2017 Season

Herman Cornejo and Luciana Paris (Argentine), Marcelo Gomes (Brazilian), and Alexandre Hammoudi (French) dance in Don Quixote and other ballets at the Metropolitan Opera House, Mon-Sun, May 15 – Jul 8, 2017

A Bronx Tale

Chazz Palminteri’s Italian-American coming-of-age gangster story at the Longacre Theatre has choreography by Tony-nominated Colombian dancer Sergio Trujillo.

On Your Feet! is an inspiring musical (Review)

Emilio and Gloria Estefan’s Cuban-American success story, with Colombian choreographer Sergio Trujillo, plays the Marquis Theatre in Times Square through Jan 14, 2018

Hamilton is the most influential Broadway show of our generation

The show, written by Puerto Rican New Yorker Lin-Manuel Miranda, is at Richard Rodgers Theatre in Times Square

Repertorio Español, Off-Broadway in Spanish

Brazilian, Colombian, Dominican, Puerto Rican, Spanish, and Peruvian comedies and tragedies most Tuesdays – Sundays in April, 2017

Conductor Saul Zaks embraces the ends of the world (Interview)

The Argentine conductor talks about conducting, Tango, the immigrant experience, and the ends of the world before conducting the world premiere of Martín Palmieri’s Tango Credo at David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center, Apr 30, 2017

Viva La Musica de Argentina, two Argentine Masses with over 200 singers at Lincoln Center

World premiere of Martín Palmeri’s Tango Credo conducted by Saul Zaks, paired with the Ariel Ramírez classic Misa Criolla at David Geffen Hall in Lincoln Center, Sun, Apr 30, 2017. SAVE 50%

New York Yankees play more than a game

13-7 in 2nd place, 1 game behind. Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium, Fri-Sun, Apr 28-30, 2017

New York Mets gotta believe

8-13 in 5th place, 7.5 games behind. Miami Marlins at Citi Field in Queens, Fri-Sun, May 5-7

FC Barcelona is playing for La Liga and Copa del Rey silver

Watch Barcelona vs Osasuna with the Penya FC Barcelona supporters club at Smithfield Hall in Chelsea, Wed, Apr 26, 2017

New York Red Bulls are always top finishers

4-1-3 in 3rd place, 2 points behind. Chicago Fire at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, NJ, Sat, Apr 29

Real Madrid is after La Liga & UEFA Champions League silver

23-6-3 tied for 1st place, behind on goal difference, but with a game in hand. Watch Deportivo La Coruña vs Real with the Peña Madridista NYC supporters club at the Playwright Irish Pub 35th in Chelsea, Wed, Apr 26, 2017

NYCFC ( New York City Football Club )

NYCFC is 3-1-3 in 6th place, 5 points behind. At Columbus Crew, Sat, Apr 29