A benefit concert and art auction for the people of Puerto Rico who are suffering from the profound devastation of Hurricane Maria and the resulting humanitarian crisis. With over 1 million Puerto Ricans living in New York City, Brooklyn rises for Puerto Rico to help all who are in need. All proceeds will go to the Hispanic Federation and Hurricane Maria Relief Fund.
Brooklyn Rises with the ORIGINAL BROADWAY of LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA’s In the Heights, the Original Broadway cast of ON YOUR FEET!, Angélica Negrón, and Ani Cordero. Art auction artists include award-winning NY Times, Time Magazine, Rolling Stone, New Yorker and Brooklyn Daily Eagle illustrators: Alba Acevedo, David G. Klein, and Peter Kuper among others.