Calpulli Mexican Dance Company
For 15 years, Calpulli Mexican Dance Company has proliferated Latin-American culture throughout the country with its touring shows that include live music and performance. The mission of the dance company is not only to entertain, but to provide outreach for underserved Mexican-American communities through cultural enrichment and arts education.

Videos from Calpulli Mexican Dance Company

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Calpulli Mexican Dance Company 05:00 Performing Arts

Calpulli is dedicated to cultural enrichment, providing community programming throughout New York City.

El Alcaraban (Chiapas)

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company 03:25 Performing Arts

A performance of "El Alcaraban" from the suite "Flores Chiapanecas" about Mexican culture and dance.

The Music and Dances of Mexico

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company 02:17 Performing Arts

A montage of traditional Mexican dance and music performances from the theater.

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company 02:03 Performing Arts

Calpulli performs one of the most well known custom dances from Mexico's state of Veracruz.

Dia de los Muertos

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company 01:54 Performing Arts

Calpulli shares a story of life after death, through Mexican dances, rituals and ceremonies of Day of the Dead.

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company 02:02 Performing Arts

A story is told through Mexican songs, dances, and ceremonies about a newly wedded couple being torn apart by an enchantress.

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Want to get involved with Calpulli’s mission? The possibilities are endless! You can use your knowledge and talents to contribute to an organization that celebrates Mexican and Mexican-American heritage. Contact Calpulli to find out how you can make your mark to increase arts education for children.

The Aztec word for “clan,” the tenets of Calpulli are driven by the spirit of community and collective uplift. Their now-signature performance of “Boda Mexicana,” translated as “Mexican Wedding,” combines themes of romantic love, family and culture that is easily interpreted across all experiences as it weaves folk history and traditional rituals. Find out where you can watch a performance near your neighborhood!


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