TRIBUTE TO LA GUARACHERA DE CUBA:
THE QUEEN CELIA CRUZ
Presented by the Apollo Theater in partnership with the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
In collaboration with Omer Pardillo
The Spirit of the Queen of Salsa lives on. One of the most popular artists of the 20th Century, six-time Grammy winner Celia Cruz garnered an astonishing twenty-three gold albums. This extraordinary event, featuring leading singers paying tribute to La Reina, marks the 50th Anniversary of Cruz’s debut performance at the Apollo Theater in May 1964. Signature songs will be performed by a new generation of Afro Latina vocalists, musicians and international stars.
WHEN: Saturday, March 22, 2014 | 8pm
WHERE: Apollo Theater | 253 W 125th St, New York, NY 10027
ADMISSION: $55, $45, $35 | Online: Ticketmaster.com; Box office: 212.531.5305