1303 Louis Niñé Boulevard
Bronx, NY 10459
Take the 2 or 5 trains to Freeman Street, or the BX 19 bus
Bronx Rising! Music, Film & Spoken Word of the Borough
The Bronx Rising! Music, Film & Spoken Word of the Borough series is curated by City Lore award-winning folklorist Elena Martínez and Grammy-nominated Bronx musician Bobby Sanabria. Bronx Rising programming includes Latin music & jazz, comedy, poetry and book readings, and film screenings with Q&As. Bronx Rising! is co-sponsored by City Lore.
- Thursday, December 19, 8:00pm | Music: Puerto Rican parranda led by Matthew Gonzalez and Jorge Vázquez
- Friday, December 20, 8:00pm | Film: Latinos Beyond Reel: Challenging Media Stereotypes and a Q&A with producer Edwin Pagán
- Saturday, December 21, 7:30pm | Palabras/Words: Presentation and reading from The Fires: How a Computer Formula, Big Ideas, and the Best of Intentions Burned Down New York City--and Determined the Future of Cities by author Joe Flood
Read the full list of Upcoming Bronx Rising! Programming.
Read about past Bronx Rising! programming.
Learn about the Fall/Winter 2012 Season.
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. BMHC programming is made possible with support from The Kresge Foundation, Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, and The Rockefeller Foundation Cultural Innovation Fund.