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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
South American, Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Latinx
Location
Seattle, WA
Sol De Noche is a tango trio based in Seattle, WA, playing tangos reaching back into the early golden era and forth with modern and contemporary tangos.
Community Focus
European, Latinx, Mediterranean, Spanish
Location
Seattle, WA
NEW AGE FLAMENCO is a group of professional musicians who will provide the perfect music for concerts, festivals, weddings, receptions, parties, or corporate events in your area.
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Latinx, Canadian, Mexican
Location
Vancouver, BC
Locarno is the Latin project of JUNO Award winning musician, Tom Landa. Like him, the music is equal parts Mexican and Canadian.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Asian, For All, Asian American
Location
Seattle, WA
Naomi Ishisaka is the Social Justice Columnist for The Seattle Times. She is a journalist and photographer who focuses on racial equity and social justice.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Northwest Artist Lynn Armede DeBeal. Pastels, Sketches, Paintings and Digital Art of the beauty in and around my life.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Asian, Black, Southeast Asian, Queer, Trans, Filipino
Location
Tukwila, WA
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Queer
Location
Seattle, WA
Naa Akua is a queer liberator of sound and word, an actor, performance arts teacher, and a continuous student at being present.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black, Queer, Trans
Location
Seattle, WA
J Mase III is a Black/Trans/queer poet & educator based in Seattle by way of Philly. As an educator, Mase has worked with community members in the US, UK, and Canada on the needs of LGBTQIA+ folks and racial justice in spaces such as K-12 schools, universities, faith communities and restricted care facilities. He is founder of awQward, the first trans and queer people of color talent agency.
Community Focus
South American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Argentine
Location
Seattle, WA
Michelle is one of Seattle’s most experienced dance teachers, having taught full time in Seattle for over twenty years. She was Seattle’s first Salsa teacher and third Argentine Tango Teacher. She was also part of Seattle’s second wave of good WC Swing teachers.
Community Focus
South American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
South American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
Seattle Music From Everywhere
Community Focus
South American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
A multi-ethnic female-led sextet, En Canto is Seattle's only Forró band. Forró music is a combination of multiple Brazilian rhythms including baião, xote and arrasta-pé. The word refers to both the musical genre and the accompanying partner dance party events where it is heard.
Community Focus
South American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
Caixa is a musical group based in Seattle. We strive to preserve the classic Afro-Brazilian samba heritage. Our live shows feature sambas, bossa novas, boleros, tangos, Portuguese fados, as well as other European and middle-eastern styles of music.
Community Focus
Culture, African, East African, Eritrean
Location
Seattle, WA
Selam Band brings contemporary Eritrean music to appreciative audiences of all types.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Asian, Middle Eastern, North African, Arab, West Asian, Egyptian, Iraqi
Location
Seattle, WA
Mirabai is an engaging, soulful entertainer and a gifted belly dance artist who energizes her audiences! Her devotion to the dance, love of her audiences, and exquisite artistry make her a beloved dancer, entertainer, choreographer and teacher.
Community Focus
Culture, African, South European, Middle Eastern, North African, East European, European, Balkan, Egyptian
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
Culture, Asian, Southeast Asian, Filipino
Location
Seattle, WA
I am an independent photo and video journalist available for assignments in Seattle and beyond. I was born in Olongapo City, Philippines, raised in Central New Jersey, and currently based in the Pacific Northwest.
Community Focus
Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Hispanic, Latinx, Mexican
Location
Yakima, WA
Yahritza Y Su Esencia es un Grupo Musical de Musica Mexicana Americana liderado por Yahritza Martine
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), BIPOC, Black, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Sankofa Film Society-a gathering ground for cultural investigation, compassionate conversation on a multitude of subjects, critical, social and celebratory
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), BIPOC, Femme, Gender Non-Conforming, LGBTQ, Queer, Trans, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Showcasing the art of neo-burlesque and cabaret to entertain & educate the general public while providing support for marginalized performing artists.