/pe-LO-tah/ - YBCA

Apr 21, 2023

About /pe-LO-tah/

/pe-LO-tah/, an extraordinary performance presented by La Historia Society at YBCA, offers a captivating and thought-provoking experience that intertwines art, culture, and storytelling. This immersive journey takes you on a unique adventure where movement, language, and music come together to create a powerful and unforgettable performance.

Unveiling the Meaning Behind /pe-LO-tah/

/pe-LO-tah/ is a word in the indigenous Zapotec language, which translates to "to heal." The performance explores the concept of healing through various narratives, evoking emotions and inspiring reflection on personal and collective journeys. It delves into themes such as identity, resilience, and the complex history of indigenous communities.

Immerse Yourself in a Multidisciplinary Performance

Prepare to be mesmerized by the multidisciplinary nature of /pe-LO-tah/. The performance seamlessly combines spoken word poetry, breathtaking dance movements, and soul-stirring music. The collaboration of talented artists brings together diverse artistic expressions, creating a rich and immersive experience for the audience.

Discover the Power of Storytelling

At the core of /pe-LO-tah/ lies the power of storytelling. The performance weaves together narratives that explore the human experience, history, and traditions. Through compelling storytelling techniques, the artists take you on a journey of introspection, challenging existing beliefs, and igniting conversations about social issues that affect our communities.

Experience Art and Culture at YBCA

/pe-LO-tah/ is presented at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) – a renowned cultural institution dedicated to showcasing contemporary art and promoting social change. Located in the heart of San Francisco, YBCA provides a vibrant and inclusive space where artists and audiences can come together to explore, engage, and connect.

Join Us for an Unforgettable Evening

La Historia Society invites you to join us for an unforgettable evening of art, culture, and storytelling. Experience the transformative power of /pe-LO-tah/ as it leaves a lasting impact on your heart and mind. Immerse yourself in the beauty of diverse artistic expressions and take part in a collective journey of healing, understanding, and connection.

Book Your Tickets

Don't miss out on this incredible performance! Visit our website to secure your tickets for /pe-LO-tah/ at YBCA. Prepare to be enchanted by the talent, passion, and artistry of the performers as they transport you into a world of wonder and self-reflection.

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/pe-LO-tah/ at YBCA presented by La Historia Society is a one-of-a-kind performance that transcends boundaries and invites you to delve deeper into the power of art, culture, and storytelling. Embark on a transformative journey where movement, language, and music converge to heal, inspire, and ignite conversations. Book your tickets now and join us for an evening of immersive storytelling that will leave a lasting impression.

Bruce Dennis
Impressive storytelling!
Nov 8, 2023