Upcoming Events

 Workshop With Leeny Del Seamonds:

Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 10:30am

Southsideside Cultural Center, 393 Broad Street

“Spoken Word Alive! ¡Ay Ay Ay!” – Join Cuban-American Master Story Performer™ Leeny Del Seamonds in this highly participatory workshop for teachers, adults and performers at all levels. The workshop opens with Leeny sharing a Latino story, followed by a series of exercises and improvisations to bring words alive with vocal variety, healthy phonation, movement, gestures, and characterizations. Leeny emphasizes pronunciation of some Spanish words and vowels en español and shares how to “roll the rr’s.” Finally, we’ll expand our cultural circle by acting out one of Leeny’s Latino tales, “Tres Cabras Llamados Garcia,” complete with maracas and dancing. Be prepared to move, challenge yourself, and have FUN. ¡Olé!

 

 Saturday, January 21, 3:00 pm

 MOVE! Dance Workshop with yon Tande

 

 ROOTwork explores the movement principles of West Central Africa and the global African Diaspora. The workshop will begin with a conditioning/warm-up and then move across the floor. The aim of the workshop is to encourage cultural understanding through movement while instigating individual and communal expression, cooperation and embodiment.

 

 Saturday,january 21, 4:00 pm

 

Hip Hop Storytelling Workshop with Oliver

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Florence Gray Center of Newport

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Mix Magic Theatre
Providence Children’s Museum

Rhode Island Latino Arts

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Westerly Library
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Schools Participation - 2017
  • Achievement First Providence Mayoral Academy
    Broad Rock Middle School
    Delsesto Middle School
    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary
    East Bay Community Action Head Start
    Fort Barton Elementary
    Frenchtown Elementary
    Ferri Middle School
    George R. Hanaford Elementary
    Hopkins Hills Elementary
    International Charter School
    James Eldredge Elementary
    John F. Horgan Elementary

    Mary E. Fogarty School
    Meadowbrook Farms Elementary
    Montessori Children House
    Meeting Street School
    Nathaniel Greene Middle School
    Ocean State Montessori School
    Pell Elementary
    Raymond C. LaPerche Elementary
    Robert L. Bailey IV Elementary
    Rochambeau Community Library
    Rockwell Elementary
    The Learning Community
    The Pennfield School
    The Sgt. Cornel Young, Jr. & Charlotte Woods Elementary
    Urban Collaborative Accelerated Program (UCAP)
    Wakefield Hill Elementary
    West Kingston Elementary School

     

    Libraries
    Rochambeau Library
    South Providence Library
    Wanskuck Library