ON STAGE // VISITING ARTIST SERIES
Cuentos: Tales from the Latino World
Daniel Kelly, keyboard
Willie Martinez, drums
Wilson “Chembo” Corniel, percussion
Funny and fantastical stories and music from the Latino world—from South America and the Caribbean to the Bronx.
“The gift of creating magical worlds and drawing his audience into them.” The New York Times
A writer and storyteller of sparkling charisma and imagination, Gonzalez makes tales come alive for his listeners—entrancing audiences of all ages in 40 states and 15 countries, from Broadway stages to school gymnasiums. Here he conjures hilarious and fantastical characters and places of the Spanish-speaking world, including the Caribbean, South America and his home base of the Bronx—backed by a live trio including the Grammy-nominated Corniel.
Recommended for ages 8 and older.
American Sign Language Interpreted
A world-traveled writer and storyteller of sparkling charisma and imagination, David Gonzalez makes tales come alive for his listeners—entrancing audiences of all ages in 15 countries and around the US, from Broadway stages to school gymnasiums. On Sunday, October 15, at 3 pm Gonzalez comes to Spaulding Auditorium of the Hopkins Center for the Arts with Cuentos: Tales from the Latino World.
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L & C: Courtesy of the artist; R: By Scott-Suchman