Events > 2016 > June > The 3rd Annual Afro-Latin Fest

About this event:


Join FLAMART, the Rice University Office of Multicultural Affairs, the Institute of Hispanic Culture, and Strictly Street Salsa at Texas’ premier and largest curriculum of Afro-Latin dances and music: The Afro-Latin Fest!

Voted by Houston Press as ‘Best Art Gallery’ (2014), The Gite Gallery will feature an art exhibit of African and Afro-Cuban artists as part of the festival.

PROMO VIDEO:

FEATURING:

• Over 20 dance workshops – A dance curriculum never seen before in Texas with classes from Africa, Spain, Latin American and the Caribbean
• Over 10 international and regional experts (bios on page)
• Percussion classes
• Afroversity: Salsa, a tale of classism! (public forum)
• Professionals’ Mixer
• Visual arts exhibit
• Over 15 countries represented
• Culturally inspired dance show
• Latin parties
• Live music by Jorge Orta y Tumbaká, Isis ‘The Voice’ and Manolo Mairena
• Open to the general public and for people that love music and dance

SCHEDULE AND FULL DETAILS AT: www.afrolatinfest.org