Date(s) - 10/04/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gold Lion Arts
- Hip Hop
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- 7PM Doors
- 7:30PM Show
Fundraiser for Ma Series Arts. Thank you Liza Garza, Eli Lakes, and Andrea Yaya Porras from Movimiento Molcajete for your support!
Emmy Award-nominated Liza Garza is a poet, vocalist and songwriter. Infusing the cultural soul of Mexican folk tunes in modern ballads with the intricacy of Hip Hop rhyme schemes, she bridges the ancestral with the modern. With perfomances that include The Lincoln Center, The Apollo, the National Association of Latino Arts & Culture, HBO Def Poetry Jam and numerous stages world wide, diverse people are finding a home in her voice.
Eli Lakes Is a musician, producer, and art activist. Raised and rooted in culture and purpose he has pursued his passion from an early age. Eli began experimenting with his voice and several instruments and due to his self driven work ethic got on the road as his mother’s: Liza Garzas’, official guitarist and backup vocalist at the age of 15. He has joined her at The Happy Feelings Concert at the Flint Institute of Arts, The Clear Creek Festival (Berea KY), Taking it the Streets Festival (Chicago) and numerous Universities. His experience and inherent wisdom radiates far and wide.
Rooted in a passion for Oneness and tradition, singer-songwriter, mother-son duo, Eli Lakes and Liza Garza appearing as GROW, present an array of original music that carries on in the tradition of their family. Honoring their ancestors, they hold sacred the power of song and storytelling and its ability to unveil bridges between the hearts. The joy they share on the stage they also take into their work as facilitators. Offering workshops that explore Love and Healing they championing the vulnerable with every creative exchange, celebrating their mutual passion for each other and their divine purpose.
Sliding scale for elders and children or a way to volunteer please contact Yaya at [email protected]