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Latin America - DANCE [clear filter]
Saturday, May 26
 

12:00pm PDT

Grupo Folklorico Citlali
Youth Mexican Dance Group

Performers
GF

Grupo Folklorico Citlali

We are youth Mexican dance group from Burien, Wa. Our group started in 2012 by Lauren Robles. Our goal is to share our love of the Mexican culture through dance & music. All is welcome to our group!


Saturday May 26, 2018 12:00pm - 12:45pm PDT
Open-Air Dance Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

1:00pm PDT

Folklore Mexicano Tonantzin
Folklore Youth Dance Group

Performers
FM

Folklore Mexicano Tonantzin

FOLKLORE MEXICANO TONANTZINFolklore Mexicano Tonantzin, a nonprofit youth dance group: Our dancers work on teamwork, leadership skills, public speaking, community exposure/awareness, while enjoying dancing! We strive to inspire healthy, happy, purposeful children and teens. We are... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 1:00pm - 1:45pm PDT
Open-Air Dance Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

2:05pm PDT

Trio Guadalevin
Mexico Meets the Mediterranean

Performers
TG

Trio Guadalevin

Trío Guadalevín explores the deep roots that bind the Americas with Southern Europe, the Maghreb, the Middle East and West Africa – roots that stretch across the ocean and intermingle Indigenous, African, Arabic and European cultural expressions. Featuring voice (Spanish, Zapotec... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 2:05pm - 2:40pm PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

3:00pm PDT

Fun with Argentine Tango!
Ilana Rubin and Tony Fan

Performers
FW

Fun with Argentine Tango!

Tony Fan and Ilana Rubin have been dancing the Argentine tango together for more than 20 years. The beauty of their movement comes from their maturity in the dance, strong connection and deep respect for the music. Don’t let the allure of the tango steer you away from learning this... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 3:00pm - 3:20pm PDT
Armory Court Stage 305 Harrison

4:05pm PDT

Tango Dance Demos
Tango History and Passion

Performers
TD

Tango Dance Demos

Featuring: Greg Rolnick & Blair Kaufer, Patty Leverett & partner, Tony Fan & Ilana Rubin, Travis Booth & Gwen Richard, Koa Hons & Morgana Buell, Michelle Badion & Richard, Pablo Tapia & partner, Garbriela Condrea & David Huh, Jennifer Bruner & George Rajesh, Valimire & partner, Greg... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 4:05pm - 4:20pm PDT
Armory Court Stage 305 Harrison

5:05pm PDT

Tango Dance Demos
Tango History and Passion

Performers
TD

Tango Dance Demos

Featuring: Greg Rolnick & Blair Kaufer, Patty Leverett & partner, Tony Fan & Ilana Rubin, Travis Booth & Gwen Richard, Koa Hons & Morgana Buell, Michelle Badion & Richard, Pablo Tapia & partner, Garbriela Condrea & David Huh, Jennifer Bruner & George Rajesh, Valimire & partner, Greg... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 5:05pm - 5:20pm PDT
Armory Court Stage 305 Harrison

5:15pm PDT

Ballet Folklorico Mexico Lindo Idaho
Tradition. Culture. Heritage. Pride.

Performers
BF

Ballet Folklorico Mexico Lindo Idaho

Ballet Folklorico Mexico Lindo is a dance group from Nampa, Idaho who have danced in California, Oregon, Washington, Utah and Idaho. Past performances include authors Reyna Grande and Sandra Cisneros, for Idaho Governor "Butch" Otter, the Mexican Consulate of Boise, Four Rivers Cultural... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 5:15pm - 5:45pm PDT
Exhibition Hall Sponsored by Seattle Globalist 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109
 
Sunday, May 27
 

2:00pm PDT

Tango Argentino
Tango History and Passion

Performers
TA

Tango Argentino

Tony Fan and Ilana Rubin have been dancing the Argentine tango together for more than 20 years. The beauty of their movement comes from their maturity in the dance, strong connection and deep respect for the music. Don’t let the allure of the tango steer you away from learning this... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 2:00pm - 2:45pm PDT
Open-Air Dance Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

2:00pm PDT

BALORICO & E.Mayimbe present Cumbia, Tibiri, Bachata & Vals. Instruction by Vanessa and Eduardo
B A L O R I C O., LLC

Performers
BA

BALORICO & E.Mayimbe present Cumbia, Tibiri, Bachata & Vals. Instruction by Vanessa and Eduardo

Balorico is an arts & entertainment company providing wedding dance lessons and choreographic services in Salsa, Ballroom Dance & AfroLatin Jazz. Vanessa Villalobos is a trained Ballroom Cabaret performer, actress and dancer versed in classical dance, contemporary, jazz, capoeira... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 2:00pm - 2:45pm PDT
Armory Court Stage 305 Harrison

3:00pm PDT

TusuyPeru
Traditional Peruvian Folk Dances

Performers
T

TusuyPeru

TusuyPeru is a dance group from Ellensburg, Washington. We perform dances from all Peruvian regions, Coast, Mountains, and Jungle. Since the formation of our dance group in 2010, we have studied and performed Peruvian cultural dances under the guidance of our knowledgeable instructor... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:00pm - 3:45pm PDT
Open-Air Dance Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

3:00pm PDT

Bailadores de Bronce
Mexican Folk Dance

Performers
BD

Bailadores de Bronce

In 1972, a group of students at the University of Washington, united in a common goal to demonstrate their pride in their Mexican heritage through music and dance. All dancers and instructors volunteer their time, energy and efforts to ensure that Bailadores de Bronce continues to... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
McCaw Hall 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

3:00pm PDT

Ballet Folklorico Mexico Lindo Idaho
Tradition. Culture. Heritage. Pride.

Performers
BF

Ballet Folklorico Mexico Lindo Idaho

Ballet Folklorico Mexico Lindo is a dance group from Nampa, Idaho who have danced in California, Oregon, Washington, Utah and Idaho. Past performances include authors Reyna Grande and Sandra Cisneros, for Idaho Governor "Butch" Otter, the Mexican Consulate of Boise, Four Rivers Cultural... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
McCaw Hall 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

3:00pm PDT

Folklore Mexicano Tonantzin
Folklore Youth Dance Group

Performers
FM

Folklore Mexicano Tonantzin

FOLKLORE MEXICANO TONANTZINFolklore Mexicano Tonantzin, a nonprofit youth dance group: Our dancers work on teamwork, leadership skills, public speaking, community exposure/awareness, while enjoying dancing! We strive to inspire healthy, happy, purposeful children and teens. We are... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
McCaw Hall 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

3:00pm PDT

Grupo Folklorico Citlali
Youth Mexican Dance Group

Performers
GF

Grupo Folklorico Citlali

We are youth Mexican dance group from Burien, Wa. Our group started in 2012 by Lauren Robles. Our goal is to share our love of the Mexican culture through dance & music. All is welcome to our group!


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
McCaw Hall 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

3:00pm PDT

Grupo Folklorico Nuestras Raices
Mexico a Flor-de-Piel

Performers
GF

Grupo Folklorico Nuestras Raices

We are a young group that we have deep roots and we like to make an extension and dissemination of our Mexican Culture with each one of the dances.


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
McCaw Hall 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

3:00pm PDT

Herencias Mexicanas
Vibrant Mexican Dance

Performers
HM

Herencias Mexicanas

We started our presentations in 2009, with a small group of children and parents of Mexican roots; motivated by the interest of keeping our children busy in recreational-cultural activities and through these, a little more knowledge of the customs of our land. We are a group of volunteers... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
McCaw Hall 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

3:00pm PDT

Joyas Mestizas
Joyas Mestizas Folkloric Group

Performers
JM

Joyas Mestizas

Our group has over 25 years of performing experience. Joyas Mestizas is excited and eager to once again share their talents with the community.The is known for its outreach to local schools and community groups as a way to make connections and to provide a unique cultural experience... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
McCaw Hall 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

5:00pm PDT

Fun with Argentine Tango!
Ilana Rubin and Tony Fan

Performers
FW

Fun with Argentine Tango!

Tony Fan and Ilana Rubin have been dancing the Argentine tango together for more than 20 years. The beauty of their movement comes from their maturity in the dance, strong connection and deep respect for the music. Don’t let the allure of the tango steer you away from learning this... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 5:00pm - 5:50pm PDT
Armory Loft 3- Dance Workshops 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109
 
Monday, May 28
 

12:35pm PDT

Los Salseros of the University of Washington
Let's Salsa!

Performers
LS

Los Salseros of the University of Washington

Los Salseros of the University of Washington are very excited and nervous for this adventure. Yet certain values we’d like to encourage on our perfromance journey is inclusion, community, diversity and culture. Our mission is to share our work and appreciation for the Salsa culture... Read More →


Monday May 28, 2018 12:35pm - 1:10pm PDT
Exhibition Hall Sponsored by Seattle Globalist 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

5:50pm PDT

Panama Folklore
Beautiful Dresses. Vibrant Dances

Performers
PF

Panama Folklore

Panama Folklore is a non-profit organization that's mission is to promote, celebrate and cultivate Panamanian traditions and customs in the Pacific Northwest.


Monday May 28, 2018 5:50pm - 6:20pm PDT
Exhibition Hall Sponsored by Seattle Globalist 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

6:20pm PDT

El General Emcee & DJ
Salsa DJ & Emcee

Performers
EG

El General Emcee & DJ

Salsa DJ & Emcee


Monday May 28, 2018 6:20pm - 7:10pm PDT
Armory Court Stage 305 Harrison

8:15pm PDT

El General Emcee & DJ
Salsa DJ & Emcee

Performers
EG

El General Emcee & DJ

Salsa DJ & Emcee


Monday May 28, 2018 8:15pm - 9:00pm PDT
Armory Court Stage 305 Harrison
 


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