Coming Up This Sunday, December 8, 2013 on Urban Update
Urban Update Airs at 11:30am on Channel 7 -WHDH
This week on Urban Update, Host Alberto Vasallo will discuss The Affordable Care Act known as Obamacare, which is set to overhaul our health insurance system. Alberto will talk about how it will affect Massachusetts residents and what we need to know about coverage and enrollment. To explain the ins and outs of new the law and how it impacts folks in Massachusetts, Alberto will be joined by Patricia Ortiz, Community Relations Manager for Network Health, a nonprofit health plan and Tufts Health Plan subsidiary.
Then, Host Alberto Vasallo will talk about the brand new hit stage show adapted from the most beloved program in television history, “I LOVE LUCY.” It is currently playing in Boston at the Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre. America’s favorite and iconic foursome – Lucy, Ricky, Fred and Ethel – are live on stage and in color for the very first time through December 22nd. To explain more about the show, it’s two leading actors Sirena Irwin and Bill Mendieta, who play Lucy and Ricky Ricardo, will join Alberto in the studio.
Closing out the week, Host Alberto Vasallo discuss the urban contemporary twist on a classic holiday tale, "A Christmas Carol “ called “What the Dickens!” This is a 21st-century dance program inspired by Charles Dickens’ classic holiday tale, which interweaves dance styles such as hip-hop, poppin’, ballet, tap, and modern dance. This program was put together by The Cambridge Youth Dance Program and proceeds from the show benefit scholarship programs and allows the company to perform throughout the year. Alberto will be joined by Billy and Bobby McClain, and the Director and visionary of this production, Deborah Mason, the founder of the Cambridge Youth Dance Program.