The Department for Creative and Cultural Development and the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center present Poet Laureate Carmen Tafolla’s San Antonio, Mi Pueblo – the culminating event in Tafolla’s poet laureate signature series events.
Featuring Poets: Peter Lawrence Jackson, Amanda Flores, Laurie Ann Guerrero, Andrea Greimel, Eduardo C Garza, Kevin Tobar Pesantez, Frances Santos, Cyra Dumitru, Andrea Vocab Sanderson, Jacinto Jesus Cardona, Gloria Armmer and Carmen Tafolla.
Vocalist: Luz Zamora
Original Musical Score by George Cisneros
San Antonio, Mi Pueblo is a play based on a medley of poetry focusing on the themes and tastes of San Antonio and will feature 12 local beloved poets, the beautiful voice of Luz Zamora and original music score by George Cisneros.
This medley is a profound and moving glimpse at everyday people, landmarks, and experiences that typify what it means to be part of the “Pueblo” of San Antonio, performed through poetry, music, photography and song. An exciting evening, free and open to the public.