Posted: 12/02/10

‘Las Posadas’ at TAMIU Dec. 3-4



Returning to Texas A&M International University (TAMIU) is a local favorite, the 14th annual TAMIU Ballet Folklórico’s Las Posadas Concert. The two-night event is scheduled Friday, Dec. 3 and Saturday, Dec. 4 from 7 – 10 p.m. in the Center for the Fine and Performing Arts (CFPA) Theatre.

General admission is $5 and free for children ages 10 and younger.

Las Posadas features the TAMIU Ballet Folklórico and the TAMIU Ballet Folklórico Juvenil performing dances from different regions in México.

TAMIU Ballet Folklórico began Las Posadas as a way to preserve the traditional Mexican posada and regional Mexican dances.

For more information, please contact the College of Arts and Sciences’ department of fine and performing arts at 326.2654.

Click on www.tamiu.edu/coas/fpa/coe for a list of upcoming arts events or call 326.ARTS (2787).

University office hours are 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday.

Additional information is also available @txamiu on Facebook and Twitter.

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Relations, Marketing and Information Services at prmis@tamiu.edu