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Clases de Baile folclórico Mexicano (Mexican Folk Dance)
April 22nd @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join Penobscot Bay Language School and celebrated dance instructor, Leticia Galván Cordova, for Clases de Baile folclórico Mexicano (Mexican Folk Dance) this spring and summer!
Come check it out one time with a “drop in” (suggested donation $10), or sign up as a regular! This cultural program is for everyone!
Classes meet twice weekly (Thursdays & Saturdays). Families with children, adults looking for a great workout, and anyone interested in the history and diverse cultures of Mexico will enjoy this class!
History, culture, regional identity, folktales and global influences are all aspects of Mexican dance culture that will be explored along with the movements and rhythmic patterns found in this beautiful art form.
Participants will learn about the numerous traditional dances that come from the various diverse cultural regions of the 31 states of Mexico. Furthermore, discussion about pre-colonial “danza”, the impact and legacy of colonialism, and post colonial influences will help give a 360 degree understanding of the diverse cultural influences that make Mexico such a unique and beautiful place!
Register as a “drop-in” or a “regular” today!