Lehman Center for the Performing Arts – Events & Schedule – NYC

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts located in the Bronx

Upcoming Events/Performances

Salsa King Bobby Valentin

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 8:00 pm

Cost: $27.50 – $32.50

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts-CUNY (Bronx, NY)

This 50th anniversary salute to Bobby Valentin, “El Rey del Bajo,” celebrates the grand impact he’s had on the entire salsa genre. The Puerto Rican bass guitarist, arranger and bandleader helped compose many of Fania All-Stars’ favorites, worked with legends like Willie Colon, Ismael Miranda, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Willie Rosario and Tito Puente and has created many classics of his own. The Lehman Center in the Bronx will be grooving with Valentin classics like “Libro de amor,” “Cuando te vea,” “Tu rica boca,” “Buen corazon” and many more.

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Festival of Praise Presents “Texture of a Man”

Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 6:00 pm

Cost: $32.50

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts-CUNY (Bronx, NY)

Festival of Praise presents “Texture of a Man”, featuring Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Take 6, James Fortune and Pastor Charles Jenkins at Lehman Center for the Performing Arts-CUNY in the Bronx.

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HIP HOP FEVER

Presented by Sal Abatiello

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 8:00 pm

Tickets: $60, $55, $45

Salsa Star India With Micahel Stuart

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 8:00 pm
(Doors open at 7:00 pm)

Cost: $32.50 – $37.50

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts-CUNY (Bronx, NY)

India, the princess of salsa, is coming back for a grand concert to celebrate the 30 years of her musical career at the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts-CUNY. She is most famous for her chart-topping salsa music albums “Dicen Que Soy”,”Ese Hombre”, “Sobre el Fuego”, “Soy Diferente”, and “Unica”. Previously singing back up for Johnny Rivera and Marc Anthony, Michael Stuart rose to become one of Puerto Rico’s most prominent Salsa artists in the 90’s and 2000’s with hits like “Imaginando Tu Amor,” “Amor a Primera Vista,” “Suenos” and more.

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LA SONORA PONCEÑA

A Long Awaited Return

Saturday, June 2, 2018 – 8:00 pm

Tickets: $100* VIP // $65, $55, $50

La Sonora Poncena, entertaining audiences for over six decades and featuring the piano virtuosity of Papo Lucca, will turn up the heat on Lehman’s stage for an unforgettable night of old school salsa.

Produced by Leo Tizol and Lehman Center

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Lehman Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall is located at 250 Bedford Park Blvd. W. on the campus of Lehman College in the Bronx.

www.lehmancenter.org

About Lehman Center

Tickets can be purchased through 24 hour online access at www.LehmanCenter.org or by calling the Lehman Center box office at 718-960-8833 (Mon. through Fri. 10am-5pm; and beginning at 12 noon on the day of the concert).

Lehman Center is accessible by #4 or D trains to Bedford Park Blvd. stations, and is right off several major highways, including the Henry Hudson Parkway, the Saw Mill River Parkway and Major Deegan Expressway.

FREE On-Site Parking Available

Lehman Center receives support from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, they New York State Council on the Arts, and through corporations, foundations and private donations.

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