Saturday, August 30, 2014

Indeed a loose translation...but

Did Jesus say:
" Let the children come to me, and do not hinder them in shooting weapons, especially an Uzi; for to such belongs the kingdom of God. " ?
Please confirm.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Los Rumberos

31th Anniversary
The historic building was demolished long ago, but the legacy of the Hip Hop youth center prevailed in those kids. Thirty-one years later we gather to celebrate the anniversary of "Radiotron" and to learn the history of Hip Hop culture in L.A.
A Stage Of The Arts, Inc. production, in association with Milagro Film Works, and Advo-Pop Media.

Saturday July 26, 2014. 8 to 9:30 PM Honoring Woman in Hip-Hop
Free to the general public: Levitt Pavilion LA, MacArthur Park, 6th and Park View Streets, L.A. 90057
Mellow Man Ace (also known as Lord Sha'mel Allah; OG Jeckle & Nickles, MCs The (SIS) TEM; Mc Jroz; Mc GermFree; Mc Eyerie and Dj Papalolt; Mc Fawksie One; DJ La La; DJ Jack Monforte; Dj/Mc Nitendae & Gingee Old Shool Poppers; Juice B Girls/ B Boys; and Graffiti Artist Blossm/Pedal/Hex… and more !!!
Chelsea M Cano (Nitendae) will be hosting this 2014 RADIOTRON celebration of woman in Hip Hop.
Stage Of The Arts, Inc. was founded 1982 and presented theater shows at an storefront theater by Bonny Brae Street. The Radiotron Club was born in the neighborhood summer 1983, when performer storyteller Carmelo Alvarez ( came back from New York to his MacArthur Park neighborhood.   Carmelo became a youth cultural advocate, and lead Radiotron to procure their own building: The Radiotron Youth Cultural Center by Park View Street, where the legacy of popping and graffiti art exploded into the breakdancing fever of Hip Hop decades.

Stage Of The Arts, Inc. mission is to promote and develop multiethnic, international arts and cultural awareness in the City of Los Angeles, and to establish programs for research and community development, providing working space and affordable housing for artists, including traditional arts forms as well as communication technology based on computer applications.
  Thank You for promoting Los Angeles contemporary.

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Sunday May 18th, 2014 Presencia Cubana Festival, will be the first Zero Waste event at the newly renovated Echo Park. 
Vendors and staff will not use oil based plastic or Styrofoam, but only biodegradable greenware and organic plastics. Biodegradable utensils may be available at general stores like Smart & Final or from distributors like Catergreen of Echo Park (
For more information and guidance visit , email or call (323) 304-7781.

12:00 noon Master of Ceremonies Omar Godoy will start the program with a special greeting and DJ Saoco will hold court.
1:00 pm The Batá of master Lázaro Galarraga will play to Elegua by the José Martí landmark. A Comparsa featuring Pedro "Muñeco" Aguilar will wind its way from the Marti Monument to the Main Stage choreographed by Kati Hernandez
2:00 3:00 pm Mambo Mass
Danilo Lozano and Cuba/LA will present selections from Cachao's Mambo Mass which was premiered in LA in 2000.
3:15 4:15pm Changui Majadero
Changüí Majadero brings to Los Angeles the authentic Changüí music from Cuba. Led by TRES player Gabriel Garcia, Changüí Majadero captures the essence of Cuban “musica campesina”, inspiring and captivating audiences with its high energy, lyricism, and soulful syncopated swing.
4:30 5:30 pm AC Jazz Project
Led by trumpeter Josiel Perez, the AC JAZZ PROJECT throws down some serious Timba, Cuba’s hottest dance music. The AC Jazz Project is formed by former members of some of Cuba’s best dance bands such as Maraca, Piloto y Klimax, Haila, NG La Banda, and Opus 13
5:45 6:45pm The Arsenio Rodriguez
The Arsenio Rodriguez Project is an All-Star ensemble of today’s top LA musicians, who came together to pay tribute to Arsenio Rodriguez, the Father of Salsa and the master and creator of modern Cuban dance music.

Friday, April 25, 2014

International Day of Art

Green Conejito Presents; International Day of Art with Us in the Recycle. Fantasy Garden May 17,2014 - 1647 Maltman Ave- L.A.CA. 90026 — with Maja Jurado and 4 others.
Photo: Green Conejito Presents;  International Day of Art with Us in the Recycle. Fantasy Garden May 17,2014 - 1647 Maltman Ave- L.A.CA. 90026