MON. | 08 07 06 | 7PM | FROM MAMBO TO HIP HOP DIRECTED BY HENRY CHALFANT
Central Park Summer Stage in collaboration with City Lore presents…
A special preview screening of the PBS documentary that delves into the rich
cultural history of the South Bronx, birthplace of hip-hop and hotbed of
Mambo. Come early for sets by DJ Charlie Chase and Orlando Marín (of The
Last Mambo King) plus performances by veteran Hip Hop, Salsa and Mambo
dancers. Q & A to follow the film with the movie’s director Henry Chalfant;
producer and consultant Elena Martínez; percussionist Benny Bonilla;
legendary mambo dancer, Tony "Peanuts" Aubert; and hip hop dancer and
historian PopMaster Fabel.
Location: Central Park SummerStage
Time: Doors at 6:00pm.
Disclaimer: Door times are subject to change without notice.