UPPER EAST SIDE, Tue-Sun, Jan 23 to Apr 14, 2019 ~ The minimalist abstract artist mixed painting, sculpture and architecture in ways that foretold performance art.
# argentine italian modern art exhibition opening
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HARLEM, Fri-Sat, Jan 17-18, 2020 (unconfirmed) ~ Harlem is Wakanda this weekend. Buy, sell, learn, watch or show your stuff at this family festival.
# african comic book festival cosplay
HARLEM, Mon-Sat ~ Grew out of the Harlem Renaissance and the literary collection of Afro-Puerto Rican Arturo Alfonso Schomburg.
# african puerto rican library
November 11, 1928
Carlos Fuentes Macías was born in Panama City, Panama
Mexico’s most celebrated novelist is known for “The Death of Artemio Cruz” (1962), “Terra Nostra” (1975), “The Old Gringo” (1985)
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JAN 21 – FEB 10, 2019 ~ 2-for-1 tickets to popular Broadway shows are on sale now.
# broadway #theatre #sale
TIMES SQUARE, Open-ended run. Dark Mon ~ The Broadway hit of our generation was written by Lin-Manuel Miranda (“In the Heights”), a Puerto Rican New Yorker.
# puerto rican broadway musical
MAJESTIC THEATRE, TIMES SQUARE THEATER DISTRICT, Dark Sundays, Ongoing ~ The Paris Opera House is haunted
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KIPS BAY, Sat, Jan 26; Fri, Feb 1 ~ Jorge Alí Triana’s adaptation of the classic Gabriel García Márquez story about how history repeats itself
# colombian off-broadway play in spanish
REPERTORIO ESPAÑOL, KIPS BAY, Fri-Sun, January 4-6, 2019 ~ Colombian comic opens his new stand-up comedy show in Spanish. Saulo has a clever understanding of how Anglos and Latinos react to each other. He’s really funny. It’s good to laugh at ourselves.
#COLOMBIAN #OFFBROADWAY #STANDUP #COMEDY #INSPANISH
REPERTORIO ESPAÑOL, KIPS BAY, Friday, February 1, 2019 ~ Puerto Rican playwright Cándido Tirado’s musical about a Bronx kid who wakes up with a song in his head. Original music by Reggaeton legend VICO C.
#PUERTORICAN #OFFBROADWAY #HIPHOP #MUSICAL #INSPANISH
More Latin celebration
JANUARY 27, 1945 (Sat in 2019) ~ When Soviet soldiers opened the gates of the Nazi concentration camps at Auschwitz and Birkenau, nobody in their right mind could again deny what happened. Never forget or it will happen again.
# jewish romani lgbt human rights commemoration
FEBRUARY 14 (2019, Thu) A Christian feast that honors a Roman saint who got associated with romantic love in the Middle Ages
THIRD MONDAY IN FEBRUARY, Fri-Mon, February 15 – 18, 2019 ~ National holiday commemorates the birthdays of presidents Washington and Lincoln
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LINCOLN CENTER, Thu, Jan 24; Sat, Jan 26 & Fri, Feb 1; Sat, Feb 2, 2019 ~ Balanchine’s neoclassical ballet masterpieces “Apollo,” “Orpheus” and “Agon” set to Stravinsky.
# french ballet dance
RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL, MIDTOWN, Daily, November 8, 2019 – January 5, 2020 (unconfirmed dates) ~ A New York holiday classic
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CHELSEA, Thursdays ~ The Argentine center of NYC’s Tango community is also the most traditional milonga
# argentine tango dancing
NOMAD, Sat, Jan 26, 2019 ~ One of America’s biggest Tango parties has great guest teachers and performers.
# argentine tango dancing
April – mid-November
Long Island City, Queens
(Ferry from Manhattan or Brooklyn)
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UPPER EAST SIDE ~ Dress like a first lady at Carolina Herrera and CH Carolina Herrera.
#VENEZUELAN #FASHION #MADISONAVENUE
EAST HARLEM, Wed-Sun, Nov 14-18, 2018 ~ The iconic Spanish jewelry designer of La Movida Madrileña hosts a pop-up exhibition.
# spanish jewelry exhibition
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Jan 21 – Feb 8, 2019 ~ 2-course lunches for $26 and 3-course dinners for $42.
# african brazilian cuban french italian mexican latin & spanish food
World Chocolate Day
National Chocolate Day (USA)
Cocoa, from which chocolate is made, is native to the upper Amazon of Colombia and Venezuela. Domesticated in Guatemala and Mexico, Spanish friars took it to Europe where the addition of sugar made it popular.
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FACEBOOK LIVE, Sun, Jan 27, 2019; GREENWICH VILLAGE through Thu, Jan 31, 2019 ~ This unprecedented screening of the award-winning documentary at 350 venues in 55 countries and Facebook Live marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Not Jewish? It’s even more important to watch.
# jewish documentary movie
CITYWIDE, November 16, 2018 ~ When people who might seem different, actually live and work together, we discover our common humanity.
OSCAR NOMINATIONS Best Picture, Lead Actor, Supporting Actor, Original Screenplay, Film Editing
GOLDEN GLOBES Best Picture Musical or Comedy, Supporting Actor, Screenplay
# italian african movies
CITYWIDE opened Oct 5, 2018 ~ Lady Gaga follows Barbra Streisand and Judy Garland in one of the great love stories.
OSCAR NOMINATIONS Best Picture, Actor, Actress, Supporting Actor, Adapted Screenplay, Cinematography, Sound Mixing & Original Song
GOLDEN GLOBE Best Original Song
AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE Movie of the Year
# italian american movie
More Latin live music.
GREENWICH VILLAGE, Jan 15-20, 2019, Tue-Sun ~ Palmieri celebrates his new album “Mi Luz Mayor” at the Blue Note.
# puerto rican live music jazz
CITY WINERY, THE LOFT, HUDSON SQUARE, Mon, January 7, 2019 ~ A tribute to 60 years of bossa nova by a powerful blues and jazz singer with a band of great guest artists
#BRAZILIAN #BOSSA NOVA #LIVE MUSIC
METROPOLITAN OPERA HOUSE, LINCOLN CENTER, Closes Sat, Jan 5 ~ This shortened family version of Mozart’s fairy tale in English has become a New York holiday tradition
#OPERA #CHRISTMASSHOW #FAMILY #CLOSING
More From sports
KOREATOWN, Sat, Apr 27, 2019 ~ Watch the giants of Italian soccer battle their rivals in Milan in the Derby of Italy.
RED BULL ARENA, HARRISON, NEW JERSEY, around January 3, 2019 ~ 2019 season announcement. Supporters clubs are the Viking Army (Official), Empire Supporters Club and Garden State Ultras.
YANKEE STADIUM, CONCOURSE, THE BRONX, Around January 3, 2019 ~ 2019 season announcement ~
Argentine, Costa Rican, Paraguayan, Peruvian, Spanish and Venezuelan players