LEHMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS presents
A Lehman Center Holiday Tradition!
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts will present for the first time, JOSÉ NOGUERAS, direct from Puerto Rico celebrating 30 years of “PARRANDA” for its popular, special holiday event, PARRANDA NAVIDEÑA, a Christmas celebration highlighting the unique music of Puerto Rico on Saturday, December 12th, 2015 at 8pm. By definition a Christmas “PARRANDA” Puerto Rican style is a group of friends or family visiting a home carrying Christmas music and party atmosphere. A night of pure Puerto Rican music that captures the true essence of Navidad Boricua, the concert will also feature EL TRIO BORINQUEN, who embody the romance of traditional music. Produced by Lehman Center and Grace Marie Herger.
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts is on the campus of Lehman College/CUNY at 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West, Bronx, NY 10468. Tickets for PARRANDA NAVIDEÑA with JOSÉ NOGUERAS, on Saturday, December 12th, at 8pm are $50, $45, and $25, with a special $10 ticket price for children 12 and under, and can be purchased by calling the Lehman Center box office at 718-960-8833 (Monday through Friday, 10am–5pm, and beginning at 12 noon on the day of the concert), or through online access at www.LehmanCenter.org. Lehman Center is accessible by #4 or D train to Bedford Park Blvd. and is off the Saw Mill River Parkway and the Major Deegan Expressway. Low cost on-site parking available for $5.
EL TRIO BORINQUEN, is a guitar trio that embodies the romance of traditional Puerto Rican music. Lead by the exceptional vocalist, guitarist and San Sebatian del Pepino, Puerto Rico native Papo Valle, El Trio Borinquen have become an icon of the popular music of Puerto Rico.
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. is supported, in part, with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the New York City Council. The 2015-2016 season is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and through corporations, foundations and private donations.