In 1991, the
Institute for Studies in the Arts at Arizona State University
and its dance department performed A Song for the Forest
People, a dance/opera written by Zarco in which over 30 of
his masks were featured. In 1993 he was awarded Arizona’s
Governor’s Arts Award for his artistic contributions
to the community, and in 1994 he was the recipient of the
Scottsdale Arts Council’s Chairman’s Artist Award.
On Tuesday October 9, 2012 at 6:30 pm,
guests will meet the Renowned Sculptor/Mask Maker, Mr. Zarco
Guerrero at the Mexican Mutual Society; He will receive
recognition from Lorain Mayor Chase Ritenauer and the
Mexican Mutual Scholarship Board. His signature theater play
titled, FACE-TO-FACE IN A FRENZY, will be shown on the big
screen. The one-man mask play focuses on the social justice
topics; prevention of drug and alcohol abuse, smoking, bullying,
crime, and the importance of staying in school. (http://www.zarkmask.com/Static/Face_to_Face_in_a_Frenzy.html)
On Wednesday October 10TH,
the Sculptor/Mask Maker will perform his play “FACE TO FACE
IN A FRENZY” for Lorain High School, General Johnny Wilson
Middle School, and Steven Dohanos Elementary School in Lorain.
He will also perform for the Boys & Girls Club and El Centro.
At 6:30 pm, Los Unidos shares the Sculptor/Mask Maker
with Sacred Heart Chapel in Lorain for an evening performance of
Thursday October 11TH,
Guerrero takes his Mask Presentation for a morning visit
with the Cleveland Public Schools. At 11:30 am
the community is invited to come to Lorain County Community
College. The Los Unidos student organization will be presenting
“WHAT IT MEANS TO BE LATINO.” The event features The Museum of
Hispanic/Latino Cultures; the Museum will be displaying 18
Exhibits from Latin America & Spain.
the Sculptor/Mask Maker will perform “FACE TO FACE IN A FRENZY”
for 200 LCCC Early College students & the LCCC campus in the
college mall. In the Early Evening at 6:30PM, Los Unidos and
Guerrero will visit with the Lorain Arts Council for a
presentation in downtown Lorain.
On Friday October 12,
Los Unidos will take Mr. Guerrero to the Lorain County Juvenile
Detention Center for an afternoon presentation.
The Events and Presentations are sponsored by:
Los Unidos, The Hispanic Fund, LCCC and the Office of Student
Life, The Museum of Hispanic/Latino Cultures, Mexican Mutual
Society, Lorain County Boys & Girls Club, The Lorain City
Schools, Lorain School Employees Credit Union, El Centro, and