Lincoln Center Education presents Los Pleneros de la 21
1:00–2:00 pm Puerto Rican Bomba and Plena Drumming and Dance Workshop
The teaching artist ensemble of Los pleneros de la 21 will guide workshop participants through the poly-rhythmic dynamics of Puerto Rican plena percussion (handheld drums and minor percussion elements). Participants will also learn fundamental techniques pertaining to Bomba dance. This highly interactive fun workshop is recommended for all ages.
2:00–3:00 pm Performance
Los Pleneros de la 21 (LP21) fuses the “down home” Afro-Puerto Rican traditions with contemporary and urban sounds to showcase the versatility and complexities of the Latino experience in the United States.
All events are free and open to the public. Boro-Linc events are recommended for all ages and their family members. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Families must arrive at least ten minutes in advance of the program to secure their seats. All reserved seats will become available to the wait list ten minutes before each performance on a first-come, first-served basis.
Major support for Boro-Linc is made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Generous support facilitated by The Honorable City Council Members Rafael Salamanca, Jr., James Van Bramer, and I. Daneek Miller
Lead Corporate Support is provided by Time Warner
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Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden
1000 Richmond Terrace
Music Hall (Buildings T on Snug Harbor Map)
Staten Island, NY 10301