01/12 La Dame Blanche (Cuba via Paris) w/ Avantist + The Vintage Kids


La Dame Blanche is a pan-Caribbean powerhouse.” – The New York Times With her explosive mix of #hiphop, #cumbia, #dancehall and #reggae, the#Cubansinger, #flautist and #percussionist Yaite Ramos Rodriguez, aka#LaDameBlanche delivers a powerful and compelling sound which summons the spirits. Before unfurling her costume Yaite has travelled a long and sometimes hard road. Everything starts…

07/20 | Colombian Independence day w/ Charles King


Celebrate Colombian Independence Day with one of the most celebrated artists within the Afro-Colombian genre of dance music known as Champeta Criolla. Charles King is one of the pioneers of this high-energy music which blends African styles like Soukous and highlife with Colombian Chalupa. Over the last 25 years, Charles has been a key figure…

11/20 Orisha Dance Chicago (Afro-Cuban dance and music)


Orisha Dance Chicago at Global Dance Party at Old Town School of Folk Music An exhilarating night of Afro-Cuban dance and music! Founded in 2010, by Victor Alexander Director of a Ruth Page School of Dance and Daniel Lopez, Orisha Dance Chicago is committed to promoting Cuban dance and music throughout the Greater Chicago community….