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La Bomba es Vida: Workshops and Community Events
7/10/2016 - 7/17/2016

Taller Bombalele, through the generous grants by NALAC, City of Oakland Artist Grant, and Akonadi is happy to have Jesus Cepeda affectionately known as "El Tambor Mayor" as a summer resident artist this year, in addition to Jesus, who is the elder of the family, considered a cultural treasure for the Puerto Rican community, members of La Familia Cepeda are also joining for the last 10 days of his residency to be able to offer the local Bomba community specialized workshops.



To purchase individual workshops visit:


www.bombaislife-workshops.eventbrite.com



Workshops:



7/14 - Thursday


Dance Workshop w/ Tata Cepeda
7:30-9pm




African American Art & Culture Complex Dance Studio (Studio A)


762 Fulton, San Francisco, CA 94102


$25

7/16 - Saturday


Dance Workshop (advanced) w/ Tata Cepeda
11:30-1pm 


Dance Workshop (women and men) w/ Cary Martinez and Rafael Cepeda Rivera
1:30-3pm


Trilliant Dance Studio Oakland, 130 Linden Street, Oakland 94607
$25 each workshop

7/17- Sunday


Song Class w/ Mario and Jesus Cepeda
1-2:30pm


Studio Grand Oakland, 3234 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610


$25



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Community Events:



BOMBALELE BOMBAZO w/ Familia Cepeda
Lake Merritt Amphitheater, Oakland
5:30pm-8pm
FREE 
BOMBALELE BOMBAZO w/ Familia Cepeda




Lake Merritt Amphitheater, Oakland

5:30pm-8pm

FREE 

7/17- Sunday


Community Panel Discussion and Farewell BOMBAZO



5-8pm


Studio Grand Oakland


3234 Grand Ave, Oakland




Theater Performance July 15 | 8PM:


Also join La Familia Cepeda for a one night only performance, "De Santurce a la Bahia, La Bomba es Vida" on July 15 beginning at 8PM at Brava Theater Center. Tickets: $20 advance and $25 at the door.


https://bombaislife.eventbrite.com 


Learn more about the Cepeda's cultural legacy here