Kendry Briceño and Ivet Garcia. Photos by Jay Gabler.
Late in the afternoon of January 16, a group of unusually well-dressed Latina women—ranging from teenagers with braces to self-assured women in their late 20s—could be seen milling about the second floor lobby of the Burnsville Performing Arts Center. “Ooh, a chocolate fountain!” said one, pointing at a corporate event across the lobby. Eventually, they all made their way downstairs, the younger women teetering on their high heels.MORE »