McAllen Performing Arts Center | McAllen, Texas
Prepare for a wonderful cultural experience in McAllen, Texas, as the famous Ballet Folklorico: Tradiciones comes to the McAllen Performing Arts Center on Friday 1st April 2022! Led by Director and Choreographer Alexis Guadalupe Jimon Garcia, the Ballet Folklorico: Tradiciones is composed of young, highly-skilled dancers ages five to 30 years old. This presentation of various types of dances is a rich demonstration of culture, art, and tradition. Ballet Folklorico, meaning “folk dances,” is a highly choreographed movement from different Mexico and Central America regions. Get your tickets now to experience this fantastic cultural show at McAllen Performing Arts Center!
Ballet Folklorico: Tradiciones was founded in 2016 by director and choreographer Alexis Guadalupe Jimon Garcia, along with other teachers Lucia Anaid Aldret Lara and Brian Nikolae Jimon Garcia. The founders were also supported by public relations person Monica Alegria Reyes Jimenez. The group started the school to offer the people living in Puerto Vallarta and Bahia de Banderas the chance to learn dances and culture rooted deep into the country’s tradition.
The ballet school comprises children (age 5 to 17) and young adults (age 18 to 30) from Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico. They had the privilege to represent Mexico in two international festivals held in Shanghai, China, in 2017 and 2018.
The school’s main objective is to represent the beautiful and traditional customs of different states in Mexico. Apart from showcasing traditional dances, the school also aims to provide dancers with the necessary tools for professional and personal growth.
Ballet Folklorico: Tradiciones has a mission to become a competitive dance school recognized by national and international organizations. The school aims to be the best in the region and showcase the dancers’ talents through various media. Being the first art school in Puerto Vallarta, Ballet Folklorico wants to integrate young dancers into continuing the valued tradition.
Get your tickets now and see this fantastic dance show rich with culture, tradition, and incredible costumes! This is your chance to see the Ballet Folklorico: Tradiciones live at McAllen Performing Arts Center!