Puerto Rican Identity: Movement on Mitchell Street – Salsa
September 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Gathering Art, Stories and Place partners with Milwaukee Repertory Theater to bring you not one, but two introductory dance workshops!
These workshops, inspired by Milwaukee Repertory’s rendition of West Side Story, will guide participants through the basic elements of the dances that inspired the musical.
The first session on Tuesday, September 3 will focus on Salsa and the second on Monday, September 9 will focus on Hip-Hop. Move your body to the beats of West Side Story with some of the top dance professionals in the area!
Registration required! Call 414.286.3011 or visit mpl.org/gasp. All participants will be be given a discount code for tickets to West Side Story running September 17- October 27, 2019.
This program is a part of Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s Puerto Rican Identity: A Conversation Series. This series, inspired by the musical West Side Story, takes place in community spaces and explores, examines, and celebrates the Puerto Rican diaspora with a focus on the city of Milwaukee. The Rep will offer conversations on different aspects of identity including the arts, migration, and a sense of belonging.