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Paseo Artistico: Somos Esenciales / We Are Essential

Date and Time
Saturday, October 14, 2023 6:00 PM (PT)

KQED and Acción Latina present a bilingual, multimedia performance by local theatermaker Paul S. Flores and local researcher Adriana Camarena that celebrates Latino labor and self-determination by sharing stories of Latinx essential workers through poetic monologues, conversation with City health workers and policy makers, dance and music performed by local artists.

Featured Panelists

  • Dr. Lisa Fortuna, Chief of Psychiatry at Zuckerberg SF General Hospital
  • Joshua Arce, Director of Workforce Development for the Office of Economic and Workforce Development (OEWD)
  • Roberto Hernandez, Director of CANA and MISSION FOOD HUB
  • Adriana Camarena, Researcher & Writer

Featured Performers

  • Andreina Maldonado, Dancer & Performer
  • David Calderon, Spoken Word Artist
  • Claudia Portillo, Cellist
  • Pedro Gomez, Percussionist
  • Jessica Recinos, Dancer & Designer
  • Manolo Davila, Musician
  • Danza Azteca Mixcoatl