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Formell y Los Van Van

Lehman Center
Cuba's greatest dance orchestra
SAT, AUG 8 Tickets 10% off

Tito Rojas 40th

Lehman Center
Puerto Rican Salsa with Luisito Ayala, Puerto Rican Power, & Yan Collazo
SAT, AUG 15 Tickets 10% off

Misty Copeland On the Town

Lyric Theatre
AUG 25 - SEP 6 America's favorite ballerina (ABT Principal) joins cast
FRI, AUG 28 Tickets 31% off

Doris Salcedo Retrospective

Guggenheim Museum
A thought-provoking retrospective of visual poetry inspired by personal loss with universal relevance
Fri-Wed through Oct 12 FRI, SEP 11 Curator's Eye Tour Tickets 20% off

Latin Music News

Lincoln Center Out of Doors

Music, dance, spoken word festival
July 22 – August 9
FRI, JUL 31 Chargaux & AFROPUNK: Vintage Trouble, Lion Babe, The Skins, & The Triptych film

Danny Rojo Habana Nights

Subrosa NYC
High-energy Cuban Son for Dancing
SAT, Aug 1 11:30pm Tickets

Pedrito Martínez Group

Subrosa NYC
World-class Cuban Jazz
August, 6-7, 12-13, 19-20, & 27 Tickets

Latin Dance News

Ballet Festival

Joyce Theater
August 4-16
Small company ballet festival
TUE, AUG 4-5 Joshua Beamish/MOVE: the company

Battery Dance Festival

Robert F. Wagner, Jr. Park
& Pace U. Schimmel Center
August 15-21
Free public dance festival
SAT, AUG 15 Erasing Borders Festival of Indian Dance

Misty Copeland On the Town

Lyric Theatre
AUG 25 - SEP 6 America's favorite ballerina (ABT Principal) joins the cast

Latin Theatre News


Richard Rogers Theatre
People of color rapping a great American story is the hottest ticket on Broadway
Now in Previews. Tickets on sale for Nov 24, 2015 - Mar 27, 2016

Chicago the Musical

Ambassador Theatre
The iconic American Broadway show shines with guest stars:
Brandy Norwood thru 8/2
Ivan Hernandez thru 8/23
NaTasha Yvette Williams thru 9/27
Tue-Sun in July

Broadway Week

2-for-1 tickets to Broadway shows
Sep 7-20. Tickets on sale Aug 19.

Latin Art News

Leighton's Flaming June

Frick Collection
Iconic Victorian art from Puerto Rico's Museo de Arte de Ponce
Tue-Sun through Sep 6

Frida Kahlo Mirror Mirror...

Throckmorton Fine Art
Fine Art photographs & some personal work from a great artist, woman, Native, European, Mexican, Jewish, American
Tue-Sat through Sep 12

Latin Fashion News

J. Sisters

Celebrity & socialite beauty salon & spa. Look hot for Summer!

Latin Food News

NYC Restaurant Week

3-courses: Lunch $25, Dinner $38
July 20 - August 14

Latin Soccer News

New York City Football Club (NYCFC)

Yankee Stadium
New York City's soccer team
March 6 – October 25
SAT, AUG 1 NYCFC vs Montreal Impact

New York Red Bulls

Metro New York's soccer team
March 6 – October 25
SAT, AUG 1 Philadelphia Union vs NY Red Bulls

Trophée des Champions

French Super Cup between Ligue 1 & Coupe de France champions
SAT, AUG 1 PSG vs Olympique Lyonnais

International Champions Cup

European & American exhibitions
July 11 - August 5
SUN, AUG 2 Fiorentina (ITA) vs Barcelona (SPA)

Copa Libertadores

South American club soccer championship
WED, AUG 5 Final River Plate (Arg) Tigres UANL (Mex)


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The New York Latin Culture Awards

New York Latin Culture Awards
New York Latin Culture announced the 1st Annual New York Latin Culture Award honorees at a simple ceremony January 24, 2013 at Tous, the Spanish jewelry boutique in SoHo. The Awards recognize New York government, education and culture leaders for their contributions to Latin culture in New York City in the previous year.

The New York Latin Culture Award honorees are selected by the New York Latin Culture editors.

“New York City is a special place in the world because it gives everyone a chance to prove themselves. It does not matter whether you are big or small. What matters is what you have to give.” said Ximena Ojeda, New York Latin Culture Director. “The New York Latin Culture Award honorees and nominees give more than most. That is why we honor them today.”

New York Latin Culture Awards
Photo Vitaliy Sholokhov

Kieron Slattery of Smithfield NYC, Alba Parejo of Consulate General of Spain, Andrea Piccolo & Helio de Sousa of Concept Salon, Ximena Ojeda & Keith Widyolar of New York Latin Culture Media, Jonathan Barbieri of Mezcal Pierde Almas, Alberto Gonzalez of GustOrganics, Dan Mueller of Jazz at Lincoln Center, at Tous the Spanish jewelers in SoHo.

New York Latin Culture Awards 2013

New York Government

The winner is NYC Latin Media & Entertainment Commission for promoting oustanding Latin cultural events in many disciplines throughout the year.

The nominees were:

World Government

The winner is Consulate General of Spain for producing SpainCultureNewYork.org, a leading resource for culture from Spain and all the Spanish-speaking countries.

The nominees were:


The winner is King Juan Carlos Center at New York University for hosting outstanding cultural events of Spain and all Spanish-speaking countries.

The nominees were:

  • City University of New York (CUNY)
  • Columbia University
  • Fashion Institute of Technology
  • Julliard


The winner is Ballet Hispanico for producing outstanding dance theater that draws on the entire Hispanic-Luso world for inspiration.

The nominees were:

  • Annabella Gonzalez Dance Theater (Mexican-American)
  • Flamenco Vivo (Spanish-American)
  • Noche Flamenca (Spanish-American)
  • Limón Dance Company (Mexican-American)


The winner is Carnegie Hall for bringing “Voices of Latin America” to all of New York’s diverse communities.

The nominees were:

  • Jazz at Lincoln Center
  • SOB’s
  • Terraza 7
  • World Music Institute


The winner is Jazz at Lincoln Center for bringing “The Most Amazing Story Ever Sung,” the first original Colombian Broadway musical to the City.

“We are honored to have received this prestigious award,” said Dan Mueller, Assistant Director, Sales & Scheduling for Jazz at Lincoln Center.

The nominees were:

  • Marquis Theatre ~ Evita (Argentine/Puerto Rican)
  • Pregones
  • Repertorio Español
  • Teatro StageFest


The winner is Film Society of Lincoln Center for presenting outstanding Hispanic-Luso film at its Latinbeat, Spanish Cinema Now, and New York Film Festivals, and throughout the year.

The nominees were:

  • Cinema Tropical
  • Corto Circuito Latino Short Film Festival
  • Havana Film Festival New York
  • HBO International Latino Film Festival


The nominees were:

  • Carlos Miele (Brazilian)
  • Carolina Herrera (Venezuelan-American)
  • Custo Barcelona (Spanish)
  • Tous (Spanish)

Health & Beauty

The nominees were:

  • Aire Ancient Baths (Spanish-American)
  • Circular Power (Puerto Rican-American)
  • Concept Salon (Brazilian-American)
  • J Sisters (Brazilian-American)
  • Ricardo Rojas Salon (Argentine-American)


The nominees were:

  • El Museo del Barrio (Puerto-Rican American)
  • Guggenheim Museum
  • Mary-Anne Martin
  • Hispanic Society (Spanish-American)
  • Pinta


The nominees were:

  • Americas Society
  • Instituto Cervantes (Spanish)
  • McNally Jackson Books
  • Queen Sofia Spanish Institute (Spanish-American)
  • Seven Stories Press


The nominees were:

  • Casa Mezcal (Mexican-American)
  • Churrascaria Tribeca (Brazilian-American)
  • Dulce Vida Cafe (Colombian-American)
  • GustOrganics (Argentine-American)
  • Puro Chile (Chilean-American)


The nominees were:

  • City Winery
  • Juan Valdez Cafe (Colombian-American)
  • Mezcal Pierdealmas (Mexican)
  • Puro Wine (Chilean)
  • QW Wine Experts (Argentine-American)


The nominees were:

  • Football Factory at Legends
  • Nevada Smiths
  • New York Mets
  • New York Yankees
  • Smithfield NYC

“New York City is both a magnet and a beacon of outstanding culture. By being open to ideas from everywhere, New York sets an example for our country and the entire world,” added Ms. Ojeda. “These organizations are just a few of the many bright lights of culture that shine across the City, but they are among the brightest. Following their example helps make the world a better place for everyone.”

Thank you to everyone who joined us and especially to Tous, for supporting New York Latin Culture and hosting this event. We look forward to next year.


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