Folklor for Everyone
Baile folklórico, literally "Folkloric Dance" or “Folk Dance” in Spanish, is a collective term for traditional Latin American dances that emphasize local folk culture with intricate movements, ballet characteristics ,pointed toes and are highly choreographed.
Folklórico is the combination of dance and music representing regions of Mexico and express the history and stories of these amazing cultures.
Classes are great for people of all ages and cultural backgrounds. Anybody who has the true desire and passion for the performing arts can try this expressive dance form , reflective of Mexican culture. Dancers range from the age of 4 years to adults.
Each class begins with a warm-up to stretch , tone , and loosen the body. Then the class moves into footwork (zapateado).
Learn to combine the zapateado with body movements , each distinct for each folklórico dance region , as they start combining all of these into multiple dances.