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Global Based presents Perreo 101

Event Details
Saturday, June 1, 2024
5 p.m. – 7 p.m. PDT
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The Armory: Ellyn Bye Studio

*Event tickets include access to Holocene dance party 

*Arts for All pricing is available through the Box Office at 503-445-3700.

Join us for a special presentation of Perreo 101, hosted by Katelina ‘La Gata’ Eccleston, the first bilingual (English and Spanish) podcast platform and premiere storytelling platform sharing the "Raw Femme Herstory" and analysis of Reggaeton history and ethnomusicology.

The Perreo 101 Audio/Visual experience is an artistic and historical display of Reggaeton by the leading Historian in the latin music industry, Katelina ‘La Gata’ Eccleston.

The event will feature an audio/ visual presentation, and be followed by a Q&A with the audience. 

Brought to you in partnership with Global Based and Portland Center Stage.


Presentation: One Hour

Q&A: 20-30 minutes

About Global Based
About Global Based

Global Based is a dance and event community-based in Portland, Oregon. A fixture in PDX and a NW staple since 2014. Featuring parties that include DISCOTEKKA, QUIERO CUMBIA, and DAY PARI, plus streaming radio shows like GB: REWIND broadcast every last Sunday at 7:00 PM on @samewaveradio.

About Gata
About Gata

Katelina ‘La Gata’ Eccleston is a First-Generation American Of Panamanian-Jamaican Descent, Katelina “La Gata" Eccleston Is A Panamanian-Jamaican-American Executive Producer, Multimedia Artist, On-Camera Host, Reggaeton Historian, And Music Critic. Her Work Has Shifted The Paradigm Of Race In Reggaeton High-Profile Projects Such As Netflix: NEON 2023, ABC: Soul Of A Nation 2023, Perreo 101 At Tribeca 2023, ABC: Soul Of A Nation 2023, Aramount: De La Calle 2023, LOUD: The History Of Reggaeton 2021, And Many Others.

In 2017, Reggaeton Con La Gata Was Founded In A Dorm Room At Marymount Manhattan College. Democratizing Access To An Intersectional And Femme Perspective Of Reggaeton On Twitter One Tweet At A Time, Katelina ‘Gata’ Eccleston, Huffington Post Culture Shifter, A #Twittervoice, The Woman Decolonizing The History Of Reggaeton Created This Platform To Bridge Academia, The Entertainment Industry And The Public In A Niche Way Unforeseen.

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