Hostos Events

Performing Arts

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Guy Davis Trio

Fri | Feb 27 | 7:30 p.m.
Repertory Theater

Celebrating Black History Month, Bluesman and Bronx resident Guy Davis, the son of the late civil rights activists and acclaimed actors Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee, is a contemporary interpreter of the country blues tradition.

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In honor of Women’s History Month, Momma’s Hip-Hop Kitchen and the Hostos Center join forces again for this important and popular annual event.

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In this staged reading, celebrating Women’s History Month, internationally acclaimed author and playwright Eve Ensler (The Vagina Monologues) offers fictional monologues and stories inspired by girls around the globe.

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Widely considered as one of the most groundbreaking and influential saxophonists / composers of his generation, multiple Grammy Nominee and Guggenheim and MacArthur Fellow Miguel Zenón leads this epic work.

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An Evening with
Nicholasa Mohr

Wed | Mar 25 | 7:00 p.m.
Repertory Theater

With the 40th Anniversary of El Bronx Remembered, the celebrated writer, the first Latina to be published by a major publishing house, makes a very rare public appearance to read a selection of her works.

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Plena Libre

Thu | Apr 23 | 7:30 p.m.
Main Theater

By popular demand, the four-time Grammy nominated 12-piece ensemble from Puerto Rico returns to Hostos Center to perform their own unique, high-energy blend of bomba, plena and Caribbean grooves.

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Two of Puerto Rico’s most beloved folk singers and the voices of a generation perform a special concert commemorating the 50th anniversary of the passing of the revered political leader and champion of the Puerto Rican independence movement.

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Full Circle
Outside the Bachx

Fri | May 1 | 7:30 p.m.
Repertory Theater

Hailed by the New York Times for their "choreographically sophisticated [and] daringly acrobatic" performances, Full Circle, led by Rokafella and Kwikstep, gives the New York premiere of “Outside the Bachx.”

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Open Rehearsal
Bennyroyce Dance

Mon | May 4 | 6:30 p.m.
Repertory Theater

As part of the CUNY Dance Initiative, Bennyroyce Dance, the Brooklyn- based contemporary dance company under the direction of the acclaimed Filipino-American dancer/ choreographer Bennyroyce Royon.

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We Like it Like That
Panel Discussion and Film Preview

Fri | May 8 | 7:30 p.m.
Repertory Theater

In partnership with City Lore, Hostos Center presents an evening devoted to understanding Boogaloo, its origins, rise and fall, including a sneak preview of selected scenes from the forthcoming feature-length documentary.

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Boogaloo Legends
Concert & Dance

Sat | May 9 | 7:30 p.m.
Main Theater

Three New York Boogaloo legends Joe Bataan (“Ordinary Guy”), Johnny Colón (“Boogaloo Blues”) and Pete Rodríquez (“I Like it Like That”), join the Boogaloo Revue Orchestra, under the direction of Richie Gonzalez.

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