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Plantando Banderas (Planting Flags) is a high-energy theatrical & musical event that honors 4 prominent Latinos from Westchester, NY.
Plantando Banderas (Planting Flags) is a high-energy theatrical & musical event that honors 4 prominent Latinos from Westchester, NY.
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PLANTING FLAGS (Plantando Banderas) is a high-energy theatrical and musical presentation that celebrates the accomplishments of four prominent Latinos.  The show features a talented group of Mambo dancers and renowned spoken word artists, Peggy Robles and Orlando Ferrand. 

This musical celebration is the brainchild of world class salsa instructor Addie Diaz, owner of Addie-tude Productions, Inc. who was so inspired by the accomplishments of four successful Westchester based Latinos that she felt the need to acknowledge their contributions in a big way. The musical presentation will take place on: 

November 12th, 3pm and 8pm and November 13th, 8pm.  

Through dance, poetry and narration, we will learn about how childhood dreams and the struggles to pursue those dreams resulted in big success for the four honorees who are: 

Your generous donations will help us with:

  • Venue rental
  • Rehearsals
  • Sound Equipment and tech
  • Light tech
  • Props
  • Payment for Performers (dancers, poets, narrator)
  • Publicity, Marketing, Promotions
  • Stage Manager
  • Graphic Designer
  • Flyer, tickets, programs and postcard printing
  • Set Design
  • Set Construction
  • Consulting services
  • Videographer
  • Photographer
  • Accountant
  • Usher Coordinator
  • Webmaster
  • Costume Assistant
  • Costumes


KEY CREATIVE STAFF:

  • Addie Diaz - Producer, Writer, Director, Choreographer
  • Linda Nieves-Powell - Script and Creative Consultant
  • Maria Rivera - Sales and Promotions
  • Toni Mendoza - Gala Fundraiser Coordinator
  • Lauren Muniz - Grant and Fundraising Director
  • Evelyn Correa - Administrative Assistant 
  • Inez Vega - Administrative Assistant
  • Frank Scacchetti - Accountant
  • Tom English - Stage Manager, Sound and Lighting Technician
  • Jay Romero - Production Assistant


Thank you so much for considering donating to our project.   I hope our efforts to honor successful leaders and important role models in our community, inspires you the way it inspires all of us!

Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=142794432482960

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    We will place your logo on our program for the full run of the show and all of the above.

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    We will offer you and a guest an 8-week Cycle of group Salsa lessons (You Pick the Dates!) with Addie Diaz at the Addie-tude Dance Studio and all of the above.

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