Douglas Park Cultural Center
1401 S. Sacramento
PRAA proudly presents it’s traveling exhibition as it takes a road trip that is FREE and open to the public… PRAA “Loiza in Chicago” goes to Douglas Park and opens this Friday, March 30, 2012!
Loíza in Chicago is a travelling exhibition that explores the West African and Spanish history of the Vejigante tradition of Puerto Rico. This colorful exhibition features the art making of Caribbean costumes and masks, accompanied by the sounds & rhythms of Afro-Caribbean drums and dances that are central to the annual carnival celebration in the coastal town of Loíza, Puerto Rico.
Program Partner AfriCaribe and other renowned cultural experts will conduct future scheduled music and dance workshops. Please call 773-342-8865 or log on to www.praachicago.org for invited workshop guests, activity schedules and other project updates.