Main Stage Performances
Fiesta Mexicana: Celebrating the Bicentennial of the Independence of Mexico
Wed., Sep. 15, 2010, 6:00 PM
South Plaza Outdoors
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Cirko de Mente
Mexico City's innovative contemporary circus combines street theater with traditional circus arts, including balancing acts on tightropes or Chinese poles, trapeze, clowning, and juggling. Part of Celebrate Mexico 2010.
Sep. 23 - 25, 2010
Jordi Savall: El Nuevo Mundo: Folías Criollas (From the Old Spain to the New World)
Viol player Jordi Savall is joined by soprano Montserrat Figueras, his vocal ensemble Capella Reial de Catalunya, his instrumental chamber ensemble Hespèrion XXI, and Mexican chamber group Tembembe Ensamble Continuo.
Mon., Sep. 27, 2010, 8:00 PM
Tania Pérez-Salas Compañia De Danza
In celebration of Mexico's 200th Anniversary, Tania Pérez-Salas Compañia de Danza brings "visually arresting" (The Boston Globe) choreography, including 3.Fourteen Sixteen, Waters of Forgetfulness, and EX-STASIS.
Sep. 28 - 29, 2010
Major support for Celebrate Mexico 2010 is provided by The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation and
Celebrate Mexico 2010 is presented in association with the National Council for the Arts and Culture (Conaculta, Mexico), the Embassy of Mexico, the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Mexican Cultural Institute.
Audi of America, Inc. is the Presenting Sponsor of the KC Jazz Club.
International Programming at the Kennedy Center is made possible through the generosity of the Kennedy Center International Committee on the Arts.