About Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture
The Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture has re-opened! We look forward to welcoming you in person.

Every year our programming features over 20 performances - from Hip Hop, Latin Jazz, Salsa, Chamber Music, Theater, to Dance and more.

As a dynamic force dedicated to the cultural and artistic life of the Bronx and New York City, Hostos plays a central role in providing accessible programs that reflect and celebrate the artistic richness and diversity of our communities.

Named the “the powerful locus of Latino Art” by The New York Times, Hostos Center is recognized nationally as a leader in Latino/a/x and African-based programming.

We look forward to greeting you!

Hostos Center events are sponsored by the Hostos Community College Foundation with funds from the: National Endowment for the Arts, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, the Coalition of Theaters of Color, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathleen Hochul and the New York State Legislature, the Howard Gilman Foundation, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, the Office of New York State Assemblyman José Rivera, and the Office of New York City Councilmember Rafael Salamanca, Jr.

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The views and opinions expressed by any performers and/or speakers are their
own and do not reflect or represent those of Hostos Community College.

Upcoming Events

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Hermes Croatto, heir to his father Tony Croatto's legacy, revitalizes Puerto Rican folk music with a modern twist. Collaborating with artists like Eduardo Cabra and Rec808, he enchants audiences with his captivating voice and lyrics. Experience his blend of tradition and innovation in an evening of new and classic songs.
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Celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month with the Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company! Their 36th anniversary features new commissions exploring Asian traditions, alongside beloved works. See the world premiere of "Reincarnation," inspired by Chinese mountain rituals, and the revival of "Carousel Divertimento," a vibrant exploration of Chinese brushstrokes. Performances for all ages!
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Bronx-born hip-hop legend TweetBoogie takes you on a journey! The TweetBoogie Experience dives into Black music, dance, and history with incredible dancers. Witness TweetBoogie's connection to hip-hop culture, from the Bronx streets to global stages.
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