Exploring Pre-Columbian Dancing w/ Eloy Guerrero and Bertha Jimenez

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm

618 Building, 4th Floor 618 S. Michigan, Chicago, IL, 60605

Guerrero and Jimenez will present a lecture on a performance of Mexican pre-Columbian dance traditions on their focus on the "danza del conchero". These traditions are embedded within Mexican ancient history plus sample traditional Mexican cuisine that has pre-Columbian roots.

 

Eloy Guerrero and Bertha Jimenez are Chicago dancers. Both have performed with local dance groups like “Ocelotl-Cihuacoatl Calpulli” and "Grupo Maravilla" at Chicago venues like “Calles y Suenos”, Chicago Park District’s Harrison Park, Columbia College Chicago, and Millennial Center. Guest Performers courtesy of Jesus Macarena-Avila's course: "LATIN AMERICAN ART, LITERATURE AND MUSIC". Sponsored by Latino Cultural Affairs and the Office of International Affairs.

 

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