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Taller Puertorriqueño opens new cultural center

*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE* Contact: Stéphane J. Marquette Marketing Coordinator & Development Associate (215) 426-3311 | | Twitter: @TallerPR Taller Puertorriqueño opens new cultural center State-of-the-art El Corazón Cultural Center opens December 7 11/17/2016, PHILADELPHIA, PA — Taller Puertorriqueño, Inc. (Taller) will cut the ribbon for the El Corazón […]

2016 Annual Schomburg Symposium Program

 Speakers and Presentations When: Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM *Discounts available for advance registration. Where: Taller Puertorriqueño’s Ed Building, 2557 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19133 For information call: 215-426-3311 Cost/Costo $25.00 in advance/Por adelantado $30.00 at the door/En la puerta ***Special group rates are available […]

The Groundbreaking of New Cultural Center

After 10 years of planning, Taller is in the process of building the new Corazón Cultural Center. Be on the lookout for more details on the Grand Opening in late 2016. Video of Taller Puertorriqueño’s breaking ground on its new facility, El Corazón Cultural Center, on September 18th, 2015.  Groundbreaking […]

Shnit International Shortfilmfestival

October 17 at 3 p.m. At Taller Puertorriqueno’s Roberto Hernandez Theater 2557 N. 5th Street As ambitious as it is unforgettably bold, shnit International Shortfilmfestival unfolds simultaneously in multiple cities on five continents, bringing together more than 30,000 filmmakers and film lovers in ways rarely experienced elsewhere on the festival […]

Gay & Latino Panel

  When: June 20 @ 3PM to 5PM Where: Taller Puertorriqueño, 2721 N. 5th St As part of En Blanco y Negro: Gay & Boricua, an exhibition of the artwork of José Luis Cortés, GALAEI and Taller Puertorriqueño are pleased to present a panel discussion on important issues affecting the […]

The 19th Annual Arturo A. Schomburg Symposium

Afro-Latinos on the Move: Migration, Civil Rights and Politics This year’s Schomburg Symposium examines the migratory challenges of Afro-Latinos in the Americas and how societal differences and geographic locations affect politics and civil rights. Regardless of location, there are common experiences and distinctions in the adaptations and responses that Afro-Latinos […]

Open Call for Art Pages

Requesting submissions of art from all artists and artists at heart for a very special exhibition For its 40-year anniversary, Taller Puertorriqueño is trying something radical. Eschewing the selection and curatorial process, Taller is opening the Lorenzo Homar Gallery for a very special exhibition. Building on the premise that creativity […]

Restaging of “Morir Sonyando: Die Dreaming” in October

The Power Street Theater Company is restaging the powerful play, Morir Sonyando: Die Dreaming by Erlina Ortiz, for Domestic Violence Awareness Month during the end of October. Morir Sonyando, is a play about family and the grace we must choose to bestow on one another every day to keep alive. “The first hit […]