Back to All Events

With a Cuban song in the heart at Boston University

  • Boston University Photonics Center - Colloquium Room 8 Saint Mary's Street Boston, MA, 02215 United States (map)

Boston University’s Department of Romance Studies VOCES HISPÁNICAS | HISPANIC VOICES Welcomes Cuban-American Playwright Iván Acosta.

Author Reading and Book Signing | Live Cuban Jazz with a stellar ensemble directed by Greg Hopkins featuring pianist Anibal Cruz with special guest David Oquendo, vocals and guitar.

Iván Acosta, celebrated playwright and author of WITH A CUBAN SONG IN THE HEART | CON UNA CANCIÓN CUBANA EN EL CORAZÓN (Un-Gyve Press | Un-Gyve Records) will be honored this year by Bandera Cubana Boston for "El Grito de Yara” at Boston City Hall on Sunday, October 7, and we’ll be kicking off the weekend festivities during this Hispanic Heritage Month with a celebration of his latest release and of Cuban culture and song.

The Colloquium Room | BU Photonics Center | 8 St. Mary’s Street, 9th Floor

 Machito and his Afro-Cubans

Machito and his Afro-Cubans