Performance by Danza Xitlalli
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Circular relief, 300–450. Stone, 49 1/4 x 40 1/2 x 9 7/8 in. (125 x 103 x 25 cm). Museo Nacional de Antropología / INAH, 10-81807. Archivo Digital de las Colecciones del Museo Nacional de Antropología / INAH-CANON
Performance will take place in Diller Court (outside the main entrance of the museum). In case of rain, performance will move to Wilsey Court.
Danza Azteca Xitlalli-Xolotl will present traditional indigenous dances of the Mexica Tradition known as "Danza." Danza Azteca/Mexica is a beautiful tradition with roots deep in Pre-Columbian culture, incorporating dance, music and song as a way of honoring ancestors, nature, and mother earth.
Maestra Macuilxochitl and Maestro Francisco Camplis started Danza Xitlalli more than 20 years ago in San Francisco. Since then the group has dedicated to build a community in the Bay Area around the traditions and ceremonies preserved from pre-columbian times.
Programs and museum admission are free and open to the public. Come onsite the day-of to redeem a free ticket to see Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire from 9:30 am–4:30 pm Admission into the permanent collection is free with no ticket required.
Contact InformationAndrea Martin