All SRBCC programs receive partial funding from The Illinois Arts Council, Driehaus – MacArthur Funds for Arts and Culture, Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation, and Field Foundation of Illinois.
Friday, October 18, 2019 | 7:30 PM
Adults: $7 donation |$10 at the door
Children: $2.50 donation |$5 at the door
4048 W. Armitage Ave.
To celebrate its 20th Anniversary, Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre is knitting together a groundbreaking three-year exploration of immigration into an epic evening-length performance. MORE
WORDS, POEMS AND MUSIC OF RESILIENCE
Friday, October 25 2019
7:00 PM | $10 donation | 4048 W. Armitage Ave.
Participate in a Night of Performance and Open Mic with Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center and the Muslim American Leadership Alliance. MORE.
Halloween Night | Thursday, October 31 2019
7:00 PM | $10 donation in advance
$15 at the door| 4048 W. Armitage Ave.
A haunted house showcasing the horros of colonialism in Puerto Rico with a reggaeton-resistance get down against oppression. MORE
BOMBA DANCE WORKSHOP
WITH PLENA LIBRE AND IVELISSE DIAZ
Friday, NOVEMBER 6, 2019
7:30 PM | Free | International Assembly Hall|
1414 E. 59th St., Chicago, IL | 60637
Plena Libre, invited artists of the Don Michael Randel Ensemble-in-Residence provide the music for a fun-filled workshop in the Puerto Rican bomba dance style, led by local instructor Ivelisse Diaz.
This workshop is free and open to dancers of all abilities and experience levels. RSVP here!
LA BOCA DEL RIO
Papo Santiago y su Orquesta under the direction of Edwin Sánchez
Opening act by the Ruiz Belvis Collective
Thursday, November 21, 2019 | 8:00 PM |$8 donation
Free salsa class before the show with SRBCC resident artist María Torres
In his new single “La Boca del Río”, Papo Santiago offers his most personal work yet. MORE
ONGOING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS
After a successful run at the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture, El Circo de la Ausencia, an exhibit by Y No Habia Luz, now has three pieces displayed at Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center.
Read the interactive story by WBEZ’s Bill Healy on the opening of the exhibit here.
Hear SRBCC’s Executive Director Omar Torres-Kortright’s interview with Worldview’s Jerome McDonnell from WBEZ here.