Whittier College News Release

For Immediate Release - October 13, 1998
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Ballet Folklorico del Pacifico

WHAT: Ballet Folklorico del Pacifico

WHEN: 3:00 p.m., Sunday, November 1

WHERE: The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at Whittier College
13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier

COST: $20.00 orchestra, $17.00 center balcony/mezzanine, $13.00 side balcony/mezzanine

ADD: Originally created as an organization to educate a culturally diverse community, Ballet Folklorico del Pacifico brings to the Shannon Center a talented ensemble of dancers trained in both classical ballet and modern folk dancing. The extraordinary choreographies--with their foundations in traditional Mexican Folk Dances--are combined with colorful costumes and authentic music to provide audiences with an exciting and enriching tour of the myths, legends and artistic essence of Mexico. The performance will focus on and coincide with various other campus-wide Dia de Los Muertos activities.

INFORMATION: (562) 907-4203

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