HotHouse and Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center present…
Direct from Cuba

Septeto Nacional de Ignacio Piñeiro


Doors open at 7:00 pm |Free with RSVP

4048 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, IL 60639

Eventbrite - Septeto Nacional de Ignacio Piñeiro

Part of Las Caras Lindas, an SRBCC-curated Afro-Latin music series funded by the Chicago Community Trust, this event is free and open to the public. RSVP is required. Limited spaces available.

In a historic night, SRBCC co-presents with HotHouse Septeto Nacional de Ignacio Piñeiro, one of the most acclaimed proponents of Cuban son. Septeto Nacional will also take part in a workshop and meet & greet with SRBCC’s Afro-Caribbean Jazz and Traditional Puerto Rican Bomba apprentices. An intimate, all-ages concert with Septeto Nacional de Ignacio Piñeiro will follow the workshop. Doors open at 7:00 pm for the show. More

Visit HotHouse to learn more about the May Day concert with Septeto Nacional preceding this event at SRBCC.

Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center presents…
Direct from Puerto Rico

Y No Había Luz Residency

Free mask and puppet-making workshops

Eventbrite - Comparsa de Carnaval! Mask and Puppet-Making with Y no habia luz


05.26.17 – 6.03.17

Multiple dates/times |Free with RSVP

4048 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, IL 60639

Learn the art of mask and puppet-making with Y No Había Luz, one of Puerto Rico’s leading theater companies. All workshops are free and open to tthe public, and lead up to two major musical procession (comparsas) at The 606 Block Party on June 3, 2017 (at 4:00 pm) and at the Puerto Rican People’s Parade on June 17, 2017 (1:00 pm). RSVP Required. Participants must commit to a minimum of 4 workshops and a final comparsa (6/3 or 6/17). Limited Spaces available. More


Visit SRBCC’s Facebook page to see all upcoming 2017 spring and summer events. Night Out In the Parks will also host Las Caras Lindas in the summer. Dates to be released in May.

6.02.17 – 6.04.17 | Cumbanchero II: Rafael Hernández Chicago Tribute Tour | Free with RSVP

6.22.17 | Paito y los Gaiteros de Punta Brava | Free with RSVP

7.06.17 | Orquesta el Macabeo| Free with RSVP

8.05.17 | 50 Years of Verde Luz: Chicago Tribute to El Topo | Free with RSVP



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