• Tertulias Literarias: El Laberinto de los Espiritus

    • Wednesday November 7, 2018
    • From 7 PM to 8:30 PM
    • La Salita (2nd floor)

    In coordination with the Public Library of San Francisco, MCCLA presents a book club for the community.

    Book of the month: El Laberinto de los Espiritus by Carlos Ruiz Zafon. (Reading in Spanish)

    For more information please contact Ramon Hernandez at Ramon.Hernandez@sfpl.org or call 415-355-2800.

    Please note Tertulias will be switching to first Thursdays starting in…

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    Tertulias Literarias
  • Day of the Dead Ritual Procession

    • Friday, November 2, 2018
    • Procession and Dance at 7 PM
    • 22nd St & Bryant St
    • Free Event

    The Colectivo del Rescate Cultural / Rescue Culture Collective invites you to the 36th annual San Francisco Day Of The Dead Ritual Procession.

    Starting at 7 pm at the corner of 22nd and Bryant St. Proceeds on Bryant to 24th St, then down 24th to Mission St, then moves along Mission to 22nd St, then goes along 22nd to Bryant St, for the closing ritual.

    Dance performance by Angelitos de MCCLA at 6:30 pm at the 24th st BART Station.

    This is a drug and alcohol free, family friendly event. Please respect our…

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    Day of the Dead Ritual Procession
  • Cine Con Cultura Presents: Local Artists

    • Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    • From 7 to 9 pm
    • Theatre (1st floor)
    • $7 Admission
    • Ages 18 and up

    Cine Con Cultura presents a series of short films by local artists!

    The work will be selected and taken to vote; the winner will get a certificate of recognition from MCCLA as well as the opportunity to be the curator of a film series!

    A night for visual…

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    Cine Con Cultura
  • Recuérdanos: VIP Reception Fundraising

    • Friday, October 19, 2018
    • From 6 PM to 9 PM
    • Main Gallery (2nd Floor)
    • $30 Admission, or 2 for $50

    Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts cordially invites you to our Day of the Dead VIP Reception: "Remember Us • Recuérdanos."

    "Flight of our Ancestors" Altar Installations Tour from 6 to 6:30 pm!

    Special performance by Cascada de Flores at 7 pm!

    Appetizers, drinks, desserts & Ponche de Muerto.

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    For the last 41 years, ​MCCLA has promoted, developed and celebrated the Latino arts & culture ​ in San Francisco's Mission District. MCCLA offers ​over 35 art, performing and visual art classes, the MAS (Multicultural Arts) summer program, ongoing gallery exhibits, and numerous artistic…

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    Recuerdanos Remember Us Day of the Dead vip reception fundraising
  • Paseo Artístico: Women and Indigenous Resilience

    • Saturday, October 13, 2018
    • From 2 to 5 pm
    • Theatre (1st floor) & Mission Gráfica (4th floor)
    • Free Admission

    Tribute to Women and Indigenous Resilience.

    Live music by Troublemakers Union from 4:30 pm to 5 pm in the theatre!

    Interactive tour of Mission Grâfica from 2 pm to 4…

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    24th St Paseo Artistico: Women and Indigenous Resilience
  • Tertulias Literarias: El Laberinto de los Espiritus

    • Wednesday, October 3, 2018
    • From 7 pm to 8:30 pm
    • La Salita (2nd floor)
    • Free Admission

    In coordination with the Public Library of San Francisco, MCCLA presents a book club for the community.

    Book of the month: El Laberinto de los Espiritus by Carlos Ruiz Zafon. (Reading in Spanish)

    For more information please contact Ramon Hernandez at Ramon.Hernandez@sfpl.org or call…

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    Tertulias Literarias
  • Drumming For Carlos

    • Saturday, September 22, 2018
    • From 1:30 to 3 pm
    • Studio B (3rd floor)
    • Free Admission

    At his passing in 2006, Carlos Aceituno was a beloved Omulu Capoeira master, teacher and the founder of the award-winning Fogo Na Roupa Carnaval group. Scores of elementary, high school students, and adults learned capoeira and Brazilian culture through his exemplary teaching style.

    Carlos was the recipient of the prestigious Cesar Chavez “Si se puede” award on March 31, 2007. The City of San Francisco declared May 18th “Carlos Aceituno…

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    Drumming For Carlos
  • The Prida Project

    • September 20, 21, 22, 27, 28 & 29, 2018 at 7 pm
    • September 30, 2018 at 2pm
    • Theatre (1st Floor)
    • $20 Ticket
    • $14 for Students & Seniors with ID
    • $14 early bird until Sep 16

    The Prida Project is a glorious collage of the music, dance, theatre and poetry of groundbreaking Cuban American playwright Dolores Prida. This world premiere takes you on a unique journey as it explores pressing themes including immigration, gentrification and cultural identity. These challenges are approached with strength, humor, and humanity.

    The piece consists of adaptations of two of her plays interwoven with her poetry and essays. Music and dance and interspersed throughout.

    An Actor's Equity approved project.

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    The Prida Project
  • Redobles de Cultura Presents: Bomba & Plena Workshop

    • Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    • From 3:30 to 5 pm
    • Studio B (3rd Floor)
    • $20 Admission

    NYC group Redobles de Cultura is coming to the Bay Area to lead a Master Dance Workshop on Afro-Puerto Rican Bomba at the MCCLA! Their goal is to preserve the rich music of Puerto Rico through education, collaboration, and performances in schools and throughout the community.

    Join us for this one day special workshop!

    Come ready to dance and learn about Puerto Rico’s rich musical traditions.

    Please bring comfortable clothes and shoes, no heels, no boots.

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    Redobles De Cultura presents Bomba and Plena Dance Master Workshop