The fantastic lineup we had on April 11 at Loyola Park...
Chicago's top rollerskating crew from The Rink on 87th, The Glideators combine dance and performances with roller skates and swag.
Often called the princess of percussion, Taylor Moore is an award-winning motivational speaker, drummer/percussionist, singer, songwriter, and producer. She plays and produces a number of genres from jazz to gospel, blues to r&b and has garnered many accolades and awards.
Latasha Melton is the founder of the Annual Compassion Parade that calls out around the world to stop the violence in the city of Chicago & throughout the nation. She took to action after her cousin Maurice Fletcher fell victim to gun violence in 2012.
Juan is a Writer, Actor, and Teaching Artist. He's an ensemble member of SALSATION (Chicago’s first Latino Sketch/Improv Group), InViolet Theater Company in NYC, and Teatro Vista in Chicago. An incredibly gifted actor, he's been seen in respected playhouses across Chicago. His play Empanada for a Dream has been produced across the country and his new play Don Chipotle will grace the Chicago stage this fall.
GQ (of the Q brothers)
GQ is a multi-talented writer, actor, rapper, and teacher. Along with his brother JQ, he is the other half of the Q Brothers. The Q Brothers create orignial shows that bring the hip hop to Shakespeare that have been seen from Chicago to New York, London to Edinburgh to Australia. In addition they lead a hip hop for beginners workshops on the kid stages of such fesitvals as Lollopalooza & Austin City Limits where kids to lay down their very own hip hop track in a matter of minutes.