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Valley Native Omar Naré Is Bringing "Nuevo Mariachi" To Arte Américas

Laura Tsutsui
Valley Public Radio
Omar Naré gave us a preview of "Hecho En Fresno," the upcoming event at Arte Américas featuring modern and traditional Latin American music and dance.";


This Saturday, the Downtown Fresno venue Arte Américas is hosting “Hecho en Fresno,” made in Fresno, presented by Danzas Dé Libertad. The event, celebrating Mexican American identity, will feature musicians Omar Naré and Patrick Contreras alongside dancer Jasmin La Carís. Omar joined us in our studios to preview the event and talk about what’s new with him and his unique style of music. "Hecho en Fresno" takes place Saturday, September 29 at Arte Américas, and tickets can be purchased online.

Laura Tsutsui was a reporter and producer for Valley Public Radio. She joined the station in 2017 as a news intern, and later worked as a production assistant and weekend host. Laura covered local issues ranging from politics to housing, and produced the weekly news program Valley Edition. She left the station in November 2020.
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