Rising Latin Music Star Returns to Clarke for Performance, Nov. 10

posted on October 31, 2006

Frankie Alvarado knows more now about being a star than ever before. The former Clarke College student was a finalist last year in “La Academia USA,” a Latin American television singing competition.

Alvarado will return to Clarke College on Friday, Nov. 10, for a performance at 8 p.m. in Jansen Music Hall on the Clarke campus. The tickets, which are free for Clarke College students, are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Reservations can be made by calling Cammie Dean, Clarke’s director of student life, at (563)588-6508. Tickets are limited.

Since competing on La Academia USA, Alvarado has toured across the country with the cast of the show and is working hard to continue his new-found fame. According to his Web site, in addition to his touring, he has recorded for a Mexican movie soundtrack to be internationally released.

For more information, contact the Clarke College Public Relations Office at (563)588-6318.


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