For Immediate Release: Cultural Traditions of México Are Coming to the California Center for the Arts, Escondido!


Escondido, California — :

Mexican folkloric ballet ensemble, Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández dances their way to the California Center for the Arts, Escondido on Thursday, October 18, 2018 starting at 7:30pm.

In 2018, Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández will return to the United States for an extended multi-city tour featuring renewed performances of the company’s classic choreography.

Founded in 1952 by dancer and choreographer Amalia Hernández, Ballet Folklórico brings together the music, dance and costume of Mexican folklore from pre-Colombian civilizations through the modern era.

With its permanent home at the Palacio de Bellas Artes, one of Mexico City’s most historic venues, the company has developed choreography for 40 ballets, composed of 76 folk dancers who have performed extensively across Mexico and abroad.

In addition to the show, the Center is offering a special dining experience, inspired by Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández.  The “A Latin Flair” dining experience, which takes place at 6pm at our Lyric Court, is available for purchase for just $35.  Included in the meal is stacked nacho station, Cesar salad, Buñuelos, and a complimentary Sangria, (for those ages 21 and older).

Tickets are on sale online at artcenter.org or at the Center ticket office at 340 N. Escondido Blvd., Escondido, Ca 92025, or by calling 800.988.4253. The ticket office is open Tue. – Sat. 12–6 PM, and Sun. 12–5 PM.

Get more information about the show here: http://artcenter.org/event/ballet-folklorico-de-mexico-de-amalia-hernandez/

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About the California Center for the Arts, Escondido 

A 501(c)3 charitable organization, the Center’s creation was sparked by a civic vision—one that recognized the vital role that the arts play in strengthening and uniting the community. Our commitment to enriching lives and improving access to the arts, especially for low-income individuals and families, is exemplified through our extensive educational programming and robust series of free community events. The Center is guided by an enthusiastic Board of Trustees and passionate staff who are dedicated to furthering arts education and access, and to creating programs that provide cultural enrichment for residents of North County and beyond.

You can join this inspiring mission by becoming a donor.  Visit artcenter.org/support or email philanthropy@artcenter.org to start a conversation about how you or your company can make a difference right here and right now in your arts community.

 

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