Kentucky meets Mexico

I've been having a blast learning new steps and creating fusion dance with my new niece, Paulina Vazquez. (My nephew has excellent taste!) We have been collaborating as part of the Cornbread & Tortillas project.

Master Artist Fellowship

I'm happy to announce that my apprentice, Susan Howell, and I have received a Folk & Traditional Arts Fellowship from the Kentucky Arts Council, where I'll be sharing some flatfoot dance traditions from the mountains with her over the course…

What My Mom Taught Me About Making A CD

So, my mother didn't know anything about making albums per se, but something she DID teach me helped me get through a recent challenge we encountered while making the latest Zoe Speaks CD. See, we found out a few weeks…

New CD Coming Soon!

I'm so excited to be putting the finishing touches on the NEW album with my band, Zoe Speaks! We have been hard at work in the studio and are very much looking forward to sharing our music with the world…

Whirlwind!

Do you ever have so much going on that you don't know whether you're coming or going? That's what the last few months have been like for me, but I have loved it all because I have seen firsthand that…

Dreams Come True!

Mark your calendars for August 12, when we will be joining together with other artists, community groups, and the Americana World Community Center to create the 2nd-ever Cornbread & Tortillas Cultural Festival! Thanks to your generous support and matching contributions…

Help us grow our festival!

We are SO HONORED to have been selected to participate in the Louisville Fund For The Arts ArtsMatch grant program. From now until February 28 they will match DOLLAR FOR DOLLAR your totally tax-deductible donation to our project, which will…

Cornbread & Tortillas wins a smARTY award!

I want to thank and congratulate all the wonderful artists who came together, including the amazing Casa de la cultura hispana and Appalatin, to help create the first Cornbread & Tortillas event, for which we recently received this award from…

Ongoing Work with "Cornbread & Tortillas"

Cornbread & Tortillas, an artistic and cultural collaboration between songwriter/dancer Carla Gover, fusion band Appalatin, and other theater artists and dancers continues after a successful inaugural event in Lexington, KY this past August, presented in conjunction with Casa de la…
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