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Concert of Mexican Music and Dance

Thursday, June 6, 2013
  8–10 p.m.

Location: University Theatre
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Category: Concert



A Concert of Mexican Music and Dance
UCR Studio for Mexican Music and Dance presents a concert of traditional and popular Mexican musics.

Dance instructor Johnavalos and students present music and dance "Son Jarocho", a blending of Indigenous, African and Spanish expressions from the state of Veracruz - as well as a new creation from the realm of the Chicano or Mexican American experience featuring the fashion and dance of the 1940's. With guest musician from Los Angeles, Ernie Salcedo, this new piece includes live swing music from the Barrio and the Zoot Suit style of the Chicano Youth.

UCR Mexican Folkloric Ensembles (MUS 175): Mariachi Mexicatl. Laura Sobrino, director. Dance of Mexico (MUS 73): Juan Rios (Johnavalos), director/choreographer.

$10 General. $8 Students/Senior citizens. $6 children.
Show your UCR Alumni card to receive the student price.

TICKETS: (951) 827-4331
Advance Tickets: available at the University Theatre Fine Arts Ticket Office, Monday-Friday 10am-3 pm
Walk-Up Tickets: available one hour before each performance.
Ticketmaster: (213) 480-3232, (714) 740-2000,

Events are subject to change without notice.
No Reserve Seating: Seating in some venues is limited, so arrive early for best seats. Events begin promptly at the announced curtain time. Latecomers will be seated at an appropriate pause in the program as designated by the management.
Please order carefully. No exchanges or refunds will be made, except in the event a performance is canceled. Events are subject to change without notice.
Regardless of age, all patrons must have a ticket. Infants on laps are not permitted.

Parking: $5 in Lot 6 (No fee with UC permit)

Open to: General Public
Admission: Entry Charge: $10 General. $8 Students/Senior citizens. $6 children.
Sponsor: Music Department

Contact Information:
Kathy DeAtley
(951) 827-3245