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Danzantes Unidos de California Announce University of California,
Irvine as Site Location for its University Folklorico Summit
Over 50 collegiate Mexican folk dancers are anticipated to attend the third
annual college folklorico conference on February 13-15, 2015.
Irvine, Calif. – December 22, 2014 – Danzantes Unidos de California, a 501(c)(3)
Mexican folk dance network organization announce the University of California, Irvine
(UCI) as the site location of its third annual collegiate Mexican folk dance conference,
University Folklorico Summit (UFS) for 2015. Over 50 collegiate Mexican folk dancers
are expected to attend the three-day summit on February 13-15, 2015.
The 2015 summit will offer interactive leadership and dance workshops lead by
renowned folklorico teachers and local leaders. The participants will have the
opportunity to discuss strategies for their university folklorico groups and network
amongst each other at the summit’s small group sessions and mixers.
UFS is an initiative of Danzantes Unidos de California, a 501(c)(3) Mexican folk dance
cultural network. Danzantes Unidos de California board of directors and staff will work
alongside Ballet Folklorico de UCI, UCI’s Mexican folk dance organization to run the
summit. Registration will begin in early January at www.danzantes.org and will cost $45
per participant. The registration fee includes three-days of workshops, mixers and a tshirt. All university folklorico students and groups are encouraged to attend the summit.
For more information about UFS, visit www.danzantes.org and follow UFS on
Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
ABOUT DANZANTES UNIDOS DE CALIFORNIA: Danzantes Unidos is the cultural
network of Mexican folk dancers and artists. It was incorporated in 1994 to promote and
support the Mexican Folk experience through the performing and visual arts, including,
but not limited to, the annual three-day festival known as the Danzantes Unidos
Festival. For more information on Danzantes Unidos de California, visit
www.danzantes.org or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Maria Luisa Colmenarez