New York, NY – Cabaret is back on Thursday nights this spring at Punto SEA, an intimate space within Teatro SEA featuring a range of live performers. The weekly series of Latinx acts includes burlesque, cabaret, music, poetry, stand-up comedy and performance art, and offers a new way for adults to experience Teatro SEA’s newest venue and a diverse range of talent. “Punto SEA is our newest space, designed for an intimate and relaxed live performance experience. We are showcasing smaller diverse acts every week so audience members get to watch Latinx talent up close, with a drink in hand!” said Dr. Manuel Morán, founder, CEO and artistic director of Teatro SEA. “This is a space where we can welcome just grown-ups and introduce an impressive array of talent in our community.”Punto SEA performances happen every Thursday evening from 8-11pm. A full bar and food offerings are available for purchase.
The full schedule and talent lineup are below:
May 12, 2022 – Colectivo Tangente
Colectivo Tangente is a NY-based collective of Latin American composers and arrangers bonded together to create new music that draws from traditions of their motherlands
May 19, 2022 – Edwin Vázquez
May 26, 2022 – Jeannie Sol
The Master Chanteuse with her magic of storytelling thru music . Join her on a night of a thousand feelings. Take yourself on a clefnote ride with her, as she transcends you into her world
June 2, 2022 – Pablo Lanouguere Quintet
Pablo Lanouguere is an Argentine bassist & composer based in NYC since 2013. His compositions contain the richness of the music from Argentina, and presents its elements in these elaborated and powerful arrangements, that are definitely a fresh approach to this music, while at the same time never loses the connection to his roots. The Quintet features: Meg Okura: Violin, Federico Diaz: Guitar, Emilio Teubal: Piano, Franco Pinna: Drums, & Pablo Lanouguere: Bass & Compositions.
June 9, 2022 – Nilko Andreas Guarin “Back to the Roots” Featuring: Blanca Cecilia González
Join a musical journe where you will experience a taste of Colombian, Latin-American and European folk Music. The duo will share their knowledge of how traditional music has been an important influence and source of inspiration throughout the years and how the folkloric element has influenced the development of classical music.
June 16, 2022 – “A night of Jazz and Poetry” o “Una noche de jazz y poesía”
Juan Ruiz Trio with Patricia Ligia on Bass and Juan Chiavasa on Drums.
June 23, 2022 – Trio Los Mil Usos (Sinueh, Lautaro, George)
June 30, 2022 – A Night of Pride by Group of the Arts
A performing arts extravaganza led by LGBTQI+ artists, friends and allies
July 7, 2022 – ¡POR CULPA DE UN TANGO! By Ximena Ibarra
July 14, 2022 – Sebastián Cruz y Alejandro Flórez dúo
Cruz and Flórez will present an evening of original music by Sebastián Cruz in an acoustic, intimate and informal setting. Part of the New Colombian Music movement here in New York, both are world-class guitarists and incorporate elements of jazz and improvisation into their vast knowledge of Latin American guitar traditions. // Sebastián Cruz y Alejandro Flórez son importantes exponentes del movimiento de Nueva Música Colombiana aquí en Nueva York. Ambos son guitarristas de primer nivel e incorporan elementos de jazz e improvisación a su vasto conocimiento de tradiciones guitarrísticas Latinoamericanas. Radicados en Nueva York, han colaborado incontables veces a través de los años. Cruz y Flórez presentarán una velada de música original de Sebastián Cruz de manera acústica, íntima e informal, cubriendo un amplio rango de estilos y emociones.