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Where to celebrate Diez y Seis in Austin

10:15 am Sep. 8, 2016

Enjoy an Austin-style Mexican Independence Day at events throughout the city. On Sept. 17, bring your lawn chair to Fiesta Gardens Park West and enjoy the free Hispanic Heritage Celebration. Ballet folklorico, mariachi and Tejano

Oaxacan tradition comes to Austin

11:55 am Jul. 12, 2016

The first time I traveled to Oaxaca City about 10 years ago, I ended up folk dancing on a festival stage after the performers invited me and other audience members to join them. It was

Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance musical opens Dec. 5

10:17 am Dec. 3, 2015

Don’t miss another uniquely Austin theater tradition — the Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance’s annual Sembrando Herencia production. “Mi Tierra Boricua,” written by the group’s executive and artistic director Ana María Tekina-eirú Maynard with help from

Teatro Vivo, Aztlan Dance Company offer top weekend events

10:26 am Jun. 5, 2015

Among the Latino cultural art happenings this weekend are two unique theater and dance offerings. Both Teatro Vivo’s latest production “El Nogalar” and the Aztlan Dance Company’s “Itzpapalotl: Obsidian Butterfly” were among American-Statesman’s art critic