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Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández

February 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$30

Celebrating its 70th anniversary, one of the most famous companies in the world brings the culture, music, dance, and costumes of Mexico to Chicago. The Auditorium Theatre’s Visiting Resident Company journeys from the ancient Aztec era to modern day through dances inspired by rituals, revolutions, and festivals. Featuring the renowned choreography of company founder Amalia Hernández and live music provided by the Ballet Folklórico de México ensemble.

“We are honored to once again bring Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández back to Chicago,” said Auditorium Theatre CEO Rich Regan. “Not only are these performances cherished by the city’s Mexican community, they are also a must-see for any dance fan.”

With “whirling, kaleidoscopic splendor” (Boston Globe), the company journeys from the ancient Aztec era to modern day through dances inspired by rituals, revolutions, and festivals. Featuring the renowned choreography of company founder Amalia Hernández, who “brought a brilliant visual and theatrical sense to her dances” (The New York Times) and live music provided by the Ballet Folklórico de México ensemble.

Tickets for both performances  start at $30 and are available at AuditoriumTheatre.org, by calling 312.341.2300, or at the Box Office at 50 E Ida B Wells Drive in Chicago, IL.

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Details

Date:
February 12
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$30

Venue

Auditorium Theatre
50 E Ida B Wells Dr.
Chicago, IL United States
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