Nominated for a two Latin Grammy awards and now for a Grammy for their album “Nuestra” in the category of Best Latin Pop, Rock or Urban Album, the members of La Vida Bohème from Caracas, Venezuela showed up for our LAMC ’11 interview in their iconic paint-dribbled clothes and bodies.

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The edges of this cake become slightly crunchy while the inside stays moist from the cherry filling. The frosting becomes a filling to emulate the gooey insides of a chocolate covered cherry. And just a little layer of chocolate on top rounds out the mouthfeel. How can you resist trying to make this?

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Mariposa_FRONT1 Thursday, October 23 Mariposa Nocturna Free Street Theater, Chicago
hauntedpaseoboricua_6401 Friday, October 31 Haunted Paseo 2014 ,
redmoon-boneshaker Friday, October 31 Redmoon’s 5th Annual Boneshaker Redmoon Theatre, Chicago
Screen Shot 2014-10-19 at 7.26.12 PM Friday, October 31 Gozamos Día de los Muertos Party 2014! Chicago Urban Art Society, Chicago
10665169_1461333137460855_833786314515240798_n Saturday, November 1 Art for Change 2014 Masada Restaurant, Chicago
DOD2014Magali 031 Saturday, November 1 Community Night: Day of the Dead National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago
10393739_10152579871861271_4036961584143116216_n Saturday, November 1 35th Annual Muertos de la Risa with the Soulful Nutricuates Elevarte Community Studio, Chicago
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10557303_591749207615250_3925997612824691951_n Sunday, November 2 Loteria Brunch and Free Speech with Las Artelitas Yoly's Mattress Shop,
Miram-photo-small Tuesday, November 4 Guatemalan Indigenous Rights and “La Puya” Activist ,
1557642_10152875527120625_3986731176097814953_n Tuesday, November 4 Midwest Premiere of “Julia De Burgos: Child of Water” The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, Chicago
nocheflamenca Wednesday, November 5 Noche Flamenca con La Fita y el Palometas Old Town School Of Folk Music, Chicago
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imagehires-4-tt-width-600-height-400-crop-1 Friday, November 7 Bebel Gilberto Thalia Hall, Chicago
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la-santa-cecilia Saturday, November 8 La Santa Cecilia Encore Presentation! Mayne Stage, Chicago
coya-paz Monday, November 10 Chicago Latino Writers Workshop: Storytelling with Coya Paz Cultura in Pilsen, Chicago
xochitl Tuesday, November 11 Xochitl Bada Book Presentation National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago
chicago-fair-traide-global-fest Friday, November 14 Chicago Fair Trade’s Globalfest Latin America 2014 National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago
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