Tag Archives: Jennifer Cendaña Armas

My Writing Process- Blog Tour

My Writing Process – Blog Tour My sister in the struggle and the joys and glasses of red wine and thunder and lightening storm dance parties Piper Anderson invited me to this blog tour last week. Exciting! The opportunity to create is a gift, but I have been in a writing…funk/whirlwind/desert as of late. Ah! […]

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and then there was the chat I had with aamer rahman

  Here’s the interview I did with the dope comic Aamer Rahman, originally posted on Friends We Love. Comics We Love:: Aamer Rahman Aamer’s ¨Reverse Racism¨ clip had gone viral. It was really tight and I looked for other material. He’s a person of colour and his delivery and politics sound exactly like conversations I […]

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El Otro at COTE/ Looking Glass Theatre

This coming Wed. and Thurs. (4 & 5 April), there will be a workshop of Miguel de Unamuno’s play, El Otro. I play the role of Ama and it’s been great to be in rehearsals. Directed by Robert A.K Gonyo, produced by Co-Op Theatre East, and presented at Looking Glass Theatre (422 W. 57th St.). […]

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BAM’s Poetry 2012, Fri., Mar. 9

For the past 5 or 6 years, Brooklyn Academy of Music has put together spring poetry performances for high school youth. I had the pleasure to perform with We Got Issues! fam in 2009 in addition to being one of the BAM teaching artists that preps the youth for what they see onstage. Woot woot! […]

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Musicians We Love- Xoel López

This interview originally appeared in Dec. on Friends We Love, for which I guest write. And only now posting it. One of my favourite interviews I’ve done so far…Check it out **************************************************************************************************************************** Great music. Good people. Work to inspire. This comes to mind when describing Galician musician and songwriter Xoel López. He has been composing since his […]

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Reading at New York Foundation of the Arts

Whoa. It’s been a while since I’ve posted. Happy 2012! A mix of lots of events and work happening and need to rest and step away from the computer. Starting things off…I’ll be reading as part of the New York Foundation of the Arts Bootstrap Festival. If you’re in the area, come on through and […]

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Youth Programs We Love: Save Sessions LA

My homeboy, DJ Phatrick, sent out a call a few weeks ago: a program he works with, Sessions LA, lost funding and they were raising the money to keep it going.  A click of a button and I learned that ¨Sessions LA is a DJ, music production, and recording Workshop for youth and young adults […]

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Ten for Ten on 9/11

Phakiso Collins and I will be performing a new dance/theatre piece this coming Sunday, the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. Right now the piece is titled, ¨Roll Call¨, with choreography by Phakiso and text by yours truly. Be well, everyone.  

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throwback thursday

haiku for the blackout family children speak the word let your feet sing us rhythms of futures to come jca (an oldie but goodie, felt like posting)

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City & Dope- Barcelona Poetry Festival

A whirlwind weekend over to Barcelona, Spain. Woot. If you’re around or have people in the area… 13 de mayo de 2011, 21:30 / Barcelona Poesia City & Dope: NYC-BCN con Jennifer Cendaña Armas, Core Rhythm, Víctor LaGounda y Mónica Caldeiro Asociación Cultural Freedonia C/ Llibertat, 6 Metro: Paral·lel, Sant Antoni ¡Nos vemos!

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