Past Events!/ Music: Ben Rosen & Luis Vargas., Actresses: Patricia Aranibar, ana noriega, Chabuca Granda, Delia Vargas, La Dama de Cao, Magda Portal, María Parado de Bellido, Maria Reiche, Mercedes Cabello de Carbonera, Micaela Bastidas, Milagros Albretch, Millery Beltrán, Mujeres Valerosas del Perú, multidisciplinary performance, Rosa Bustamante, Rosa Marcus, Teresa Castro, Women of Courage from Peru
- Location:Julia de Burgos Latino Cultural Center 1680 Lexington Ave (corner 106th st.) NYC, 10029.
- Date:September 26, 2015. Doors Open 7:00pm
- Info:Abya Yala Arte y Cultura proudly presents: "Women of Courage from Peru" as we expand on our mission to contribute and spread awareness of our cultural traditions and history. “Women of Courage from Peru” is a multidisciplinary performance based on the play “Mujeres Valerosas del Peru” written by well-known Peruvian playwright Walter Ventosilla based on an original concept by Teresa Castro, one of Abya Yala’s original founding members. Integrating dramatic text, vocals, choreography and live music, community actors will bring to the limelight women’s historical resistance - seven trailblazing women whose lives & work trajectories have contributed in transforming Peruvian society. Women of Courage plays homage to the following women: La Dama de Cao, Micaela Bastidas, María Parado de Bellido, Mercedes Cabello de Carbonera, Magda Portal, Chabuca Granda, Maria Reiche Actresses: Patricia Aranibar, Rosa Marcus, Millery Beltrán, Milagros Albretch, Delia Vargas, Teresa Castro, Rosa Bustamante, Ana Noriega. Music: Ben Rosen & Luis Vargas.