• The Living Arts Playback Ensemble Presents: An Evening of Playback Theater

    • Saturday, March 12, 2016
    • 8 to 9:30 pm
    • Theatre (1st Floor)
    • $20 Advance, $25 Door
    • $20 Senior and Students

    You are invited to bring a story to tell or simply watch a story unfold as it is transformed into theatre by the ensemble, using movement, music, ritual and spoken improvisation.

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    Proceeds benefit the Living… Read More

    Living Arts Playback
  • Preview screening of “Frida Kahlo: Entre el Dolor y El Placer”

    • Friday, February 19, 2016 at 7pm
    • Theatre (1st Floor)
    • $10 Admission

    Last chance to see the national premiere of the Documentary “Frida Kahlo: Entre El Dolor y El Placer.” This event is a preview screening and Q&A with director Gabriel Santander, and producer Noemi Cadena. The festival will start Saturday, Feb 20th.

    "My painting carries with it the… Read More

    Frida, Entre El Dolor y El Placer
  • Corazón del Barrio: MCCLA 29th Open House

    • Saturday, February 13, 2016
    • 12 pm to 4:30 pm
    • Free Admission

    MCCLA OPEN HOUSE! Come celebrate with us our annual open house with live music, free classes, art, food, performances and printmaking! This event is free for all and everyone is welcome!


    • Sábado, 13 de Febrero, 2016
    • 12 pm a 4:30pm
    • Admision: Gratis!
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    Corazon Del Barrio 2016
  • Mexicanos al Grito de Guerra: We Didn’t Cross the Borders, The Borders Crossed Us

    • Opening: Saturday, January 16, 2016
    • 2nd Floor Gallery
    • Free Admission
    • Runs through February 13, 2016

    From the 16th of January 2016 until the 13th of February 2016, The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts will open it’s doors to the public with the exhibit entitled “Mexicanos al Grito de Guerra: We didn’t cross the borders, the borders… Read More

    Mexicanos Al Grito De Guerra
  • Mole To Die For 2015: Call to Mole Lovers!

    • Wednesday, November 18, 2015
    • 7 to 10 pm
    • Register by November 16th
    • $7 Registration Fee

    Do you have a Mole recipe that brings everyone to their knees?! If so, WE NEED YOU!

    MCCLA is looking for Mole chefs for the 12th Annual Mole Tasting Contest!

    This is how it works:

    1. Register online or at MCCLA box office… Read More
    Mole Call 2015
  • Carnaval 2015: Rumbágua

    • Grand Parade: Sunday, May 24th
    • Dance classes: Saturdays from 3:15 to 4:30 PM
    • Studio B (3rd Floor)
    • $10 per class ($6 after Registration)
    • $25 Registration Fee + Costume Fee

    Join Mission Cultural Center’s “Rumbagua” 2015 Carnaval Contingent! Choreography by Brenda Perdue & Javier Alvarez.

    • Learn MCCLA’s Carnaval choreography.
    • Dance to an exciting mix of Latin &… Read More
  • Tertulias Literarias

    • Miercoles, Enero 6, 2015
    • 7 a 9 pm
    • La Salita (2o Piso)
    • Gratis

    Con la Biblioteca Pública de San Francisco, MCCLA presenta un club literario para adultos en la comunidad de la Misión para leer y discutir libros en español. El Club tuvo mucho éxito desde su comienzo el 23 de abril del 2012 con más… Read More

    Tertulias Literarias
  • Mole Para Morirse: Concurso 2014

    • Wednesday, November 19, 2014
    • From 6:30 to 10:00 pm
    • 2nd Floor Gallery
    • $7 admission

    La historia del mole se remota a la época pre-Colombina y hay varias versiones sobre el origen del mole como lo conocemos actualmente. Se narra que los aztecas preparaban para los grandes señores un platillo complejo llamado “mulli,” que signifca potaje o mezcla.… Read More

    Mole 2014
  • Carnaval 2014: Copa De Amor Y Ritmo

    • Grand Parade: Sunday, May 25, 2014
    • Dance Classes: Saturdays February 1st to May 24th
    • From 3:15 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Studio B (3rd Floor)
    • $8 Class ($6 with Discount Coupons)

    "Copa de Amor Y Ritmo" reflects the overall theme of the 2014 Carnaval by saluting the World Cup in our "Copa" presentation. The contingent has wonderful uplifting… Read More

    Copa De Amor Y Ritmo