“Armitage Arts at Rosa’s Lounge” was a community arts event that included:
* Presentation by Amber Mohammad-Castañeda about the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center
* Presentation by Ra Joy from the Arts Alliance IL, including an invitation for community members to participate in Accelerate Culture
* Live Painting by Joe Vajarsky
* Music with Poetry -- Charlie Newman (poetry), Wayne Allen Jones (poetry), Adam Zanolini (saxophone, flute, mbira, kalimba), Dan Godston (cornet, pixiphone, kalimba) and Lou Ciccotelli (drums)
* Performance by Mozart Park Drum Class and Friends, led by John Yost
“Armitage Arts at Rosa’s Lounge” was brought to you by a consortium of organizations and businesses that comprises a community-building initiative along W. Armitage Ave. This Armitage Arts series has included the 2015 Armitage Arts Festival, an Armitage Arts event at the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center. Upcoming Armitage Arts events include "Armitage Arts: Summer Edition” at Mozart Park, and the 2015 Armitage Arts Festival.
released April 16, 2015