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La Fiesta del Baile

Artist: Anna Menendez

Type: Performances / Assemblies

Description

Anna engages students in her masterful performance of Spanish dance and Flamenco, while exposing them to the concept of how rhythm expresses emotions. Students will learn basic Spanish vocabulary, use map skills to locate and identify various Spanish-speaking countries, and gain an appreciation of Spanish culture and traditional dance.  A wooden floor is required for this dance performance.

Sample Common Core Connection
College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Speaking and Listening 2
Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.

Information

Audience Limit: 250 students

Program Length: 45 minutes

Appropriate for Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade

Price

Assembly Price: $495

Assembly Back-to-Back Price: $590

Workshop Cost per Day: NA

Workshop Materials Fee: NA

Travel Fee: Mileage fee may apply

Technical Requirements

- A curtained backstage area for quick costume changes
- A hand-held microphone
- A blackboard
- Due to the nature of this performance, a wood performance area is required

Themes

National Arts and Humanities Month
National Arts in Education Week

Curriculum Connections

Common Core-aligned
Dance and Movement
European History
Latin American History