Press and Publicity
Friday, October 03, 2014
The King & I published Oct. 2, Hunter College Centro Journal
By Aurora Flores
I was on my way to interview Tito Puente, the King of Latin Music, and my first major assignment as a writer. I was excited, elated to have been picked for this project, and nervous, very nervous. Absentmindedly, I bit the last of what remained of my right thumbnail thinking of the many questions I had researched over the past few days as the #1 train pulled into my station. It was hard to see the stop from inside the bubble-art, graffiti-covered car, “Taki 183” tagged all over the windows. I already knew to get off three local stops after Seventy-Second Street. Climbing the stairs at the Fiftieth Street exit, I pulled the yellow piece of paper from my pocket: RMM Management, 1650 Broadway and Fifty-First.
Click on the link above to read the entire article here: bit.ly/1xGnRr1
Saturday, February 01, 2014
ZDB performs @ the inauguration of the Hon. Melissa Mark Viverito
East Harlem's own councilwoman made history as the first Puerto Rican / Latina to become the Speaker of the NYC Council, the second most powerful position in NYC. The honorable Melissa Mark Viverito was joined by Mayor Bill de Blasio on stage with the entire ceremony hosted by "In the Heights" playwright Lin Manuel Miranda. We were most honored to close out the ceremonies and make everyone on stage & in the aisles dance.
Monday, January 27, 2014
Celia Cruz the Queen doc w/ Aurora & Melody over WNBC TV Weekend Today VISIONES
Wednesday, September 04, 2013
WNET Latino American Series
"But this new combination of young Latinos playing with the iconic Yomo Toro was different. It spoon-fed us abuelita's words of wisdom while filling us with the joy of simple pleasures that some of us in New York only heard through the twang of Yomo Toro's cuatro singing through Hector's words. Yomo made them famous."
Monday, August 05, 2013
In the NY Times
Mi Bandera me lleva, Mi bandera me trae, Mi Bandera me lleva a la tierra del Le Lo Lei... New York Times: My flag takes me, my flag brings me back, my flag takes me to the land of happiness...
Saturday, January 05, 2013
In the Daily News
Click on this link to read... A Tribute Fit for a King... Yomo Toro
Friday, September 21, 2012
Aurora Flores: Latinas in Music
Monday, September 17, 2012
Article from Telerama in France
Sunday, May 27, 2012
My article in Latino Magazine on the Jose Limon Dance company
Sunday, May 06, 2012
DAY ONE: The Commercial for Prudential. Take a Look.