Calpulli Mexican Dance Company at Queens Botanical Garden
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and Mexican Independence Day with a performance by Calpulli Mexican Dance Company. Join complementing activities: marigold planting to take home from 11am-1pm and a bilingual Garden Tour (English and Spanish) from 1 to 2pm.
Includes admission to a lovely, spacious garden.
See an original outdoor contemporary dance inspired by Asian immigrants’ stories focusing on the Chinese diaspora in Flushing, New York.
The piece combines movements with text, theatre, and an original score to bring the audience a unique performing arts experience within a beautiful setting in Queens Botanical Garden. The audience is encouraged to participate…
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Before the film, come make a…More info
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Different lineup each evening.
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