What is folklorico dance?
Folklorico, like its equivalent English term “folk dance,” means dances of the people. It is dance that reflects the traditions, customs, legends, beliefs and lifestyles of people in particular countries and regions. Folkloric dance expresses the life and spirit of a people through its movement and music, and with a vitality and immediacy that instantly transport the viewer to the heart of that culture. It is both historical and current, preserving tradition yet shifting with the present times.