Cultural activist extraordinaire, Joann Jimenez, has arrived full circle. After doing her thing as a multifaceted event producer, coordinator, designer, and underground party promoter in downtown New York City for over a decade, she’s decided to bring the energy back to her old stomping groundsWashington Heights, Manhattan. Joann, accompanied by the sounds of her partner in crime, Antonio Ocasio, is headed Uptown! Check her out as she announces her ¡WEPA! NYC’s brandnew residency over at APT 78 starting this coming Tuesday, September 13th and every second Tuesday thereafter. AfroLatin rhythm and roots at it’s finest as República presents :60 Seconds With Joann Jimenez:
Welcome to our first installment of “:60 Seconds With…” produced by Editor In Chief, Rainey Cruz and lensed by [ r2:studios ].
Professional actor and peer, Elvis Nolasco, recently flew in from Los Angeles, California on assignment and took some time out of his busy film and theater schedule to talk about his latest endeavorsa oneman stage rendition of Junot Diaz’s Pulitzerwinning “Brief Wondrous World Of Oscar Wao” and a feature film in the SXSW Film Festival, to name a few! Tune in as República presents :60 Seconds With Elvis Nolasco:
AllStar weekend was in full swing here in New York City this past weekend. As part of the festivities there was a stickball tournament in Harlem where Willie Mays was the honoree! We witnessed Josh Hamilton’s fireworks display during the Homerun Derby and finally, last night, we experienced our first and last AllStar game at the old Yankee Stadium, “The House That Ruth Built.” Thanks to R2 Studios for the flix! Without further ado, here are our highlights!