Ballet Fiesta Mexicana
Panoramic Mexican Dance
“Thrilling from the get-go...Ranging from folksy to primitive to political to spectacular, each more stunningly costumed than the one before- the dances form a mosaic of Mexican history.” – Backstage, NY
Dressed in traditional costume, Ballet Fiesta Mexicana presents a music and dance extravaganza celebrating Mexico’s folkloric history. Highlighting the regions of Jalisco, Veracruz, Chiapas and Michoacán, the company’s rich repertoire of regional dances, accompanied by live mariachi, provide for a stunning performance. Ballet Fiesta Mexicana was founded by Director/Choreographer Yloy Ybarra in 1999 and celebrates the beauty and diversity of Mexico’s vast culture in motion. Foremost, the company works diligently to preserve and showcase the rich artistic heritage of Mexico’s performing arts.
Ensemble: 6-12 dancers and musicians