Friday, September 19, 2014

Green Stage Alliance is Crossing the USA/Mexico Border

This Saturday September 20, 2014 while Anti-Illegal Alien Groups call to Shut Down US Border With Mexico the Green Stage Alliance cross the Border to begin a cultural academic exchange between the City of Los Angeles and the City of Rosarito.

A group of 30 students from the CEIYS University of Tijuana will plant 30 trees at the Plaza Emiliano Zapata in North Rosarito. The trees were donated today by Parque Morelos of Tijuana .This program is lead on site by Paco Pasillas of Corner Bistro.
 This crosscultural operations are lead by Carmelo Alvarez, programs director of Stage Of The Arts, Inc., and Kat Roman, director of Green Artist International collective; founder members of the Green Stage Alliance educational programs, gathering artists, performers and educators to implement hands-on grassroot environmental changes.

All photos by Kat Roman
The Plaza Emiliano Zapata has been hit by economic and social deterioration. Our work in progress is restauration by beautification in an artistic process. Creating open gallery spaces for community development, presenting art installations made with recycled materials, performing arts, academic lectures...  
The location may be renamed Plaza Cultural Zapata. The actual Green Stage Alliance (Alianza Escena Verde) headquarters are located in a house by the Playas de Rosarito for working and living space few feet from the sea in Mexico.

Carmelo Alvarez at CETYS University conducing lecture on cultural transformation of abandoned spaces and Zero Waste.

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.