FW: Pool Report #2

From: Olivier Knox [mailto:xxx@email.com]
Sent: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 3:19 PM
To: Allen, Jessica L. EOP/WHO
Subject: Pool Report #2

Some details about the performances this afternoon.

On background from a WH Official:

The Ballet Hispanico is a leading Latino dance organization based in New York City. Since its establishment 45 years ago, Ballet Hispanico explores, preserves and celebrates Latino cultures through dance. The Company's performances explore the diversity of Latino culture through a fusion of classical, Latin, and contemporary dance powered by theatricality, athleticism, and passion.

DJ Leydis was born and raised in Cuba and has been involved in the Cuban hip hop movement since its inception. In 2005, she co-founded Omegas Kilay, a Hip-Hop Theater Collective in Havana Cuba focused on presenting the poetry, music, experiences and perspectives of artists. Along with her partner DJ Yari, DJ Leydis created the first all-female DJ Mixtape in Cuba. DJ Leydis continues to be a keynote speaker on the subject of Cuban Hip-Hop Culture.

Geoffrey Royce Rojas, known by his stage name Prince Royce, is a singer and songwriter from The Bronx. In 5 years, Prince Royce has released four albums and won various songwriting awards. Prince Royce has performed at Música Latina: In Performance at the White House in 2013.

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