To celebrate Puerto Rican Culture Week, NY PopsUp festival will be having its annual celebration at 52 Amphitheater in The Bronx. The free event will be held on June 6th with live music at 2:30 and 4:30 pm. This is after last year’s Puerto Rican Culture Week celebration was held online.
The music talent will include GRAMMY nominated Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band who will be saluting Puerto Rican composers like Tito Puente, Eddie Palmieri, Rafael Hernández, and more at 2:30 pm. Then at 4:30 pm, they play the complete score from the Grammy-nominated, Jazz Journalists Association Record of the Year, “West Side Story Reimagined”
NY PopsUp is an expansive festival consisting of hundreds of pop-up performances that regularly permeate the daily lives of New Yorkers. It is intended to revitalize the spirit and emotional well-being of New York citizens through the energy of live performance. The programming for NY PopsUp will be led by the interdisciplinary artist Zack Winokur, in partnership with a hand-selected council of artistic advisors who represent the diversity of New York’s dynamic performing arts scenes and artistic communities.
You can attend this event at 52 Amphitheater 681 Kelly St. Bronx, NY. COVID-19 Protocols will be followed so bring a mask.