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Cultural Traditions of México are Coming to the California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Escondido CA— 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/