Bringing Hispanic Culture to Life!
Latino culture is filled with a rich variety of indigenous, European, and African influences that result in performing-arts experiences that are imaginative, exciting, and engaging. Latino Arts takes pride in featuring Hispanic artists from throughout the world and has brought internationally renowned professional Hispanic dance troupes and legendary musical artists to Milwaukee, including, José Feliciano, Celia Cruz, and Tito Puente.
Pedrito Martinez Group
Friday, Mar 29 at 7:31 PM
The Pedrito Martinez Group, formed in 2005, won a Grammy nomination for its self-titled 2013 debut album. The group highlights Afro-Cuban folklore tradition, including rituals of Santeria and the black diaspora.
Friday, May 17 at 7:30 PM
Making Movies blends pulsing Afro-Latino rhythms, psychedelic jams and rock ’n’ roll swagger into powerful live performances, full of theatrics and cathartic climaxes.
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.