La Rosa Blanca performed by David Gonzalez

January 3

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Thu, Jan 3rd, 2019 at 7:30 pm

Through his award-winning storytelling, music, and poetry David Gonzalez guides a fascinating and compelling journey into his Latino-a culture. Drawing on Cuban/Puerto Rican roots he traverses the terrain of contemporary social and cultural issues, while celebrating to the value of multi-culturalism in American society. La Rosa Blanca features original music for Spanish guitar, myths from the Hispanic world, and poetry from Gonzalez’s perceptive imagination.

La Rosa Blanca – Jose Marti
Cultivo la Rosa blanca
En junio como en enero
Para el amigo sincero
Que me da su mano franca
I grow the white rose
In Summer and in Winter
for true friends
who offer me their honest hand.
(excerpt translated by D. Gonzalez)

“With stories, poetry, music and, above all, inspired imagination, Mr. Gonzalez has the gift of creating magical worlds and drawing his audience into them.” - New York Times

“David Gonzalez speaks with courageous humanity and brilliant creativity - his poetry and stories uplift the spirit and inspire wonder.” Deepak Chopra

Thursday, January 3, 2019 • 7:30 P.M.

Tickets $30

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Arlington Heights, IL 60005

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