OUR HISTORY

2017

2017
2017 was a busy year for R.Evolución Latina as we celebrated our 10th anniversary. Our theme Together Possibilities are Endless was put into action in Puerto Rico as we partnered with organizations and artists to empower communities that were devastated by the impact of Hurricane Maria.  Making a difference through the arts, our mission at work.   Events and Collaborations…

2016

2016
Bountiful was the theme adopted to lead us through 2016. Throughout the year this theme was used as a thread to link our various programs.  “It is important for me to believe in myself and to never give up on my dreams because I am Bountiful.” —Nia Rainer—D2GB camper   Beyond Workshop Series This year’s BWS was focused on Dance.…

2015

Best of 2015
Tell your Story was the focus and drive of RL’s programs, events, interviews and more in 2015. We believe that each of us has a different story, that if shared will inspire and connect our community. Beyond Workshop Series. 8 years providing training to over 700 artists in NYC and Latin America. A community of Artists…

2014

2014
Note from director/founder Luis Salgado: Each year we strive for a revolution of evolution that inspires and empowers through the Arts. In the last two years our Dance-A-Thon has provided us with new economic strategies that support our growth and outreach. After seven years of committed work we continue to expand beyond NYC through engaging collaborations…

2013

2013
A year devoted to Cultural Exchange in order to celebrate who we are and be empowered by our heritage, to understand one another better and share our stories through music, dance, food, and literature. We believe that having more cultural knowledge brings an awareness and openness to a different way of thinking. Through cultural exchange RL’s…

2012

2012
Our Beyond Workshop Series provided professional art development to 60 local artists, developing leaders that are helping us expand our mission. We also offered our first international scholarship to a young artist from La Paz, Mexico. RL continues to expand its global community, reaching beyond NYC. The D2GB School Arts Program collaborated with existing and new…

2011

2011
We empowered 50 dancers and celebrated the Peruvian community. Honoring D1 Dance, we provided a venue for community building, and with the collaboration and partnership of Deutsche Bank, we accomplished a cultural exchange with Peruvian artists. As we saw our artists grow and expand their careers, opportunities for Peruvian artists to come back to NYC after showcasing their talent were created.…

2010

2010
Our affiliation with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has allowed us to quickly expand and take action in ways few other organizations can. We developed an album of inspiration titled Dare to Go Beyond to access and inspire our children as well as the Latino and Artistic community. As Billy Joel said, “I think music in itself…

2009

2009
Social media outlets such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, and blogs became a direct way of communicating, empowering and informing our audience. We were able to increase attention through participation in many empowering events produced and developed by important organizations such as Broadway Cares, The Society of the Educational Arts, Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors, TeatroStageFest…

2008

2008
Our primary focus in 2008 was developing our mission. With partners like Nike and Antonio Banderas, we reached out to the children, communities and centers who needed support, such as The Mercy Center and The Point; we quickly learned the impact of connecting professional Broadway artists with the Latino Community. Gracias Mujeres -The Ultimate Latina Festival Open…