Charo Oquet wants you to know there is more to Dominican music than the beeper dance, no matter how much fun the rump-shaking rhythm of merengue might be. For five years now, Oquet has organized the annual Dominican Youth Arts Festival to make Miamians aware of the cultural wealth of the land indigenous people once called Quisqueya. “The Dominican community in Miami is a very small one and a very silent one,” she says, “and we felt there nee... More >>>