Dance – BlakTina Dance Festival
BlakTina Dance Festival seeks to create opportunities for Black and Latinx dance professionals and it will premier work by nine Arizona choreographers and two visiting choreographers from Los Angeles. The festival has been running in L.A. for the last four years and this year it’s coming to La Phoenikera under the co-production of Liliana Gomez.
The choreographers include: Ashley Baker, Angel Castro, Elisa Cavallero, Malikah Fernandez, Jenny Gerena, Sydney Jackson, Tahimy Miranda, Reyna Montoya, Alexander Patrick, and Joan Hernandez Rodriguez. L.A. based choreographers are Primera Generación, a collective comprised of Alfonso Cervera, Rosa Rodriguez-Frazier, Irvin Gonzalez, Patty Huerta and Michelle Funderburk, of Funderburk Dance Artist.
WHEN: Saturday, July 22 at 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Helen K Mason Performing Arts Center, home of the Black Theatre Troupe, 1333 E Washington, Phoenix
HOW MUCH: $15.00 (buy tickets here)