Dance Allsorts: Grupo America (Performance & Workshop)
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
181 Roundhouse Mews
Vancouver, British Columbia
Performance: 2pm, followed by a Q&A with the artists.Free Workshop: 3:15pm, open to all ages and ability levels.(Workshop capacity limited to 30 people. To secure your spot register in advance, email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Advance tickets for guaranteed seating available online.
Pay what you can at the door: $15 Suggested donation, $5 for children under 12
From the Pre-Columbian era to modern day, Latin American dance traditions are a diverse cross-section of culture, history, music, and art in dance form. Dances from Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Mexico, Peru, Brazil, El Salvador, USA, Dominican Republic, Argentina and more will be featured in this exhilarating performance.
Vancouver-based Grupo America has dazzled international audiences with spectacular performances, featuring top dancers and choreographers from leading folkloric ballet companies across Latin America. Pushing stylistic boundaries in a diverse spectrum of dance from every corner of the Americas, they combine “sizzling” modern routines with beautiful traditional numbers. Their numerous and striking costumes sets them apart, in a visual explosion of colour and glamour. Grupo America is one of Canada’s most extraordinary dance ensembles, with their irrepressible passion, energy, and “sabor”.
‘Dance Allsorts’ is Vancouver’s most eclectic and inspiring performance and workshop series, entering its 17th Season, ‘Dance Allsorts’ introduces all sorts of dance to all sorts of people.
The November edition of Dance Allsorts is The November edition of Dance Allsorts is a co-production of New Works, the Roundhouse Arts & Recreation Centre and Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation
Grupo America, Photo: Bar Perry.