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Selena For Sanctuary

Selena For Sanctuary

Selena for sanctuary is part of a series of projects by Artist Doris Muñoz. The Solidarity for Sanctuary project brings Latinos together to speak and make changers in trouble times for Latinos. This event focuses on the Queen of Tejano music. who’s crossover to american pop culture turn stereotype and brough recognition to american music culture.

City Parks Foundation SummerStage in New York’s Central Park on August 18th is the site for this grand celebration. Headlining is Colombia-American artist Kali Uchis.

Chicano Heartthrob Cuco will romance central park with tracks from his Debut album “Para Mi”

And Synth Craze Helado Negro

Ambar Lucid Dominican and Mexican-American via New Jersey,IV Jay, the Dominican-Puerto Rican-Colombian,The Bay Area’s La Doña. Principe Q will be DJing accompanying by Santuario House Band under the direction of the Austin,Texas legend Adrian Quesada (Black Pumas, Brownout) will round out the day at the park.

Selena for Sanctuary is free and will be benefiting Make The Road NY- a 23,000-member organization that builds the power of immigrant and working class communities to achieve dignity and justice. The organization recently co-led campaigns that won driver’s licenses for all New Yorkers regardless of immigration status and the NYS Dream Act, which gives undocumented students access to state tuition aid.
 

Selena for Sanctuary and City Parks Foundation SummerStage are thrilled to create such a necessary space one that is safe, joyful, and supportive.

About CityParks Foundation

At City Parks Foundation, we are dedicated to invigorating and transforming parks into dynamic, vibrant centers of urban life through sports, arts, community building and education programs for all New Yorkers. Celebrating our 30th anniversary this year, we program in more than 400 parks, recreation centers and public schools across New York City and reach 300,000 people each year. Our ethos is simple: thriving parks mean thriving communities.

About SummerStage

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage is New York’s largest free outdoor performing arts festival. SummerStage annually presents approximately 100 performances in 15-18 parks throughout the five boroughs. With performances ranging from American pop, Latin, world music, dance and theater, SummerStage fills a vital niche in New York City’s summer arts festival landscape. Since its inception 34 years ago, more than six million people from New York City and around the world have enjoyed SummerStage. Capital One is the Title Sponsor of SummerStage. For more information, visit www.SummerStage.org

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