The First Annual Lloronathon on Saturday, October 29 in Phoenix

 

FROM LA LLORONASPHERE WEBSITE

The 1st Annual Lloronathon • Saturday, October 29 at South Mountain Community College in PHX!

Crystal Water Ghost by Patricia Thornham, SMCC

SMCC is located at 7050 North 24th Street- just north of Baseline Road, Phoenix

Storytellers include: Olga LoyaStella Pope DuarteLiliana De-LeonPatricia Federico, and others.

Scheduled Performances (so far) include:

12:00 Noon

Live Painting on the PAC Patio with Monica –Gisel Crespo, Veronica Verdugo-Lomeli, Lalo Cota and Joe Ray. Painting on a large 15 x 6 foot canvas as stories are told

12:30 – 2:30 pm

Storytelling Training and Video- recording for Arizona Republic’s Arizona Storytellers website in PAC 740 ([email protected] to reserve a spot)

1:00 – 2:30 pm

Medea by Charles Ludlam in Performance Hall,  PAC 708 ($5, free to students with i.d.)

1:00 – 2:15 pm

Storytelling and Spoken Word: Renowned bilingual storyteller and author Olga Loya, Local Speakers, dancers from the SMCC Dance Dept. and Storytellers of the SMCC Storytelling Institute will tell stories of La Llorona from around the world, PAC Patio.

2:15 – 2:30 pm

DJ Jonathan Gonzalez, PAC Amphitheatre Patio

2:30 – 3:45 pm

Storytelling and Spoken Word: Olga Loya, Local Speakers, dancers from the SMCC Dance Dept., and Storytellers of the SMCC Storytelling Institute will tell stories of La Llorona from around the world, PAC Patio.

4:00 – 4:45 pm

Stella Pope Duarte, American Book Award Winner, will read from her works, discuss the significance of Dia de los Muertos, and perform her poem “La Llorona Weeps Tonight” with Liliana De-Leon of Flor and Piedra

5:00 – 6:30 pm

Medea – Twilight Performance in the PAC Patio and Amphitheatre

For details on times please call Liz Warren with Storytelling Institute for more Information:
 

602.243.8026 [email protected]

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