Founding Member Featured In Prevolu

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Congratulations to our sister and founding member Susan Alvarez for being selected as one of prevolu.com December featured artist.

This powerful piece and titled “Puerto Rico Se Levanta”.

 

ABOUT PREVOLU

PREVOLU IS AN INDEPENDENT MEDIA COMPANY AND PLATFORM DEDICATED TO THE BÓRICUA AND DIASPORIC IDENTITY AND EXPERIENCE. WE ARE MADE UP OF PUERTO RICAN CONTRIBUTORS AND ARTISTS REPRESENTING LA CULTURA DESDE THE LA ISLA HASTA LA LUNA.

Whether she's hosting a spoken word event, music festival, or playing the role of a santera or vixen, Deborah Magdalena makes every emotion super real. This performance artist has acquired impressive TV & Film credits for the past twenty years including Sesame Street (CTW), Apollo Comedy Hour (Tribune Entertainment), Safe Harbor (Warner Brothers), Striptease (Castle Rock), Holyman (Caravan), and For Love or Country (HBO). As a published spoken word artist Deborah has released three CDs, a chapbook, and the spoken word musical FUNKdalena. As an artist-activist she’s the founder of Spoken Soul Festival, a twelve year old, three-day festival that helps women artists go from novice to professionals. As an educator Deborah for the past eight years has led in-school presentations in numerous high schools for the National YoungArts Foundation, is the co-founder of Piano Slam, and led various workshops for local art organizations like Miami Light Project and Institute of Contemporary Art Miami. Most recently and for the seventh year in a row, she was invited by the Arsht Center and Ailey Arts & Education Foundation to serve as the Creative Communication instructor for Ailey Camp Miami.

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