February 24, 2011
Flora was requested to sing the national anthem at the 2011 Bronx State of Borough Address, hosted by the Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz, Jr., on Thursday, February 24th.
January 20, 2011
Flora is now freelancing with Sheplin-Winik Artists, LCC for television, film, theatre and commercials.
November 8, 2010
Flora was commissioned by the Office of the Mayor of New York City to sing a tribute in honor of the victims of Flight AA 587 at the 9th anniversary service of the crash. The outdoor venue was at the memorial site, located on Beach 116th St. and the Boardwalk, in Far Rockaway, Queens, on November 12, 2010 at 9 am. Mayor Bloomberg remarked, “Gracias, Flora, for that beautiful performance. Your words and your voice remind us that love and loss are the most powerful of human emotions – and they are inextricably linked, so thank you very much”.
October 11, 2010
July 17, 2010
October 22, 2009
On October 21, Flora performed the role of Erica in a staged reading of American (tele)Visions, a new play by Victor Cazares. Selected into The Dark Night Reading Series by The Red Fern Theatre Company for its social consciousness, the performance, under the direction of Michael Walkup, marked the play’s New York City debut at the Marjorie S. Deane Theater on 4 W.64th St.
For more information, please refer to http://www.redferntheatre.org/
June 1, 2009
Flora was selected to participate in the EmergeNYC (Hemispheric Emerging New York Performers Program), sponsored by the Hemispheric Institute of Performance & Politics. Conducted at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, she concluded her study of embodied political performance art with a final collaborative presentation on June 19, 2009.
To learn more about this Artivist Performance Series, please refer to http://hemi.nyu.edu/emergenyc/.