June - December 2022

 PRIAA presents  SUMMER BOMBAZO, with the works of las Bombita, Amanda and Kelly.   Students of the Apprendiceship program 2022. (February - June).



 The apprentices will be performance with Members of Yoruba 2, International Artist guests, and Bomberos leadership  around New England.

Friday, June 26, 2022 @ 3:00pm

The Heart Tree Summer Bash @ Veteran's Memorial Park

416 Hunt St,, Central Falls, RI

Project: Bombita Carnaval (Bomba) Performance

Sponsored by PRIAA

July 1 @ 6:30pm-7:30pm

Newport Museum (The Garden room)

member Arriving:  5:30pm

with Lydia's Apprentices 2022, (Amanda Da Grace, and Kelli Garatt)  acompanied by  Yoruba 2

Sponsored by Newport Museum

July 7, @ 1:00pm- 3:00pm

Providence with PHA

Get Connected Partnership

with Providence Housing Authority

Sponsored by PRIAA and Dexter Foundation

July 21, 2022, @12:00pm - 1:00pm

City of East Providence

Puerto Rican Flag raising event

Sponsored by City of East Providence

August 14, 2022, @6:00pm

Casino Roger William Backyard stage

Yoruba 2 and Bomba family group from Boston and Springfield 

Invited from Puerto Rico William Cepeda

Sponsored by FirstWorks

September 7, 2022

ValleBoom Project,Intro

Centro de la Herencia Cultural,Pawtucket

6:00 - 8:00pm

September 10, 2022 11:00am – 3:00pm

Showcase: with las Bombitas , Masks and performance in Main St.

with Invited artists: Vallenato group directly from Colombia

Sponsored by Pawtucket Foundation         

September 11, 2022

Showcase of Santos de Puerto Rico with Master Carlos Santiago and apprentices 2021

Sponsored by Pawtucket Festival,

City of Pawtucket

12:00 noon

Live Wood Carver performance

Carlos Santiago, Wood Carver Artisan, Master Carving

22 de septiembre de 2022: Escuela Delsesto Middle School, Providence, RI, 

Celebration of the Hispanic Heritage Month @4:30pm

11 de Octubre de 2022 "Celebrate the Hispanic Heritage Month.

Casa estatal, RI  @5:00pm

October 28, 2022

Celebration of 29th years of PRIAA and

1st year of the Cultural Heritage Center-2022


November  Wood Carving Apprenticeship with Carlos Santiago in the CHC

and Live demonstration in Providence


December: ValleBoom!! Project Residencies with Invited Guests from Colombia

Contact us, and show us you abilities to bring your work and share with others. We are here to  exchange arts and culture.

El Centro

contact us: priaayoruba@gmail.com