Afro-Peruvian Ensemble (2022) — Cancelled
Please note, this event has been cancelled due to inclement weather.
The Afro-Peruvian Ensemble is an unforgettable live experience that celebrates a unique heritage and will get you up on your feet! This amazing ensemble brings you the joyful sounds of the Peruvian coast with a contemporary treatment rooted in the rich Afro-Peruvian tradition. The ensemble’s repertoire includes uplifting festejos and zamacuecas, dazzling Peruvian waltzes and hypnotic landos, as well as the “contrapunto de Cajones”(box drums counterpoint) and “contrapunto de Zapateo” (tap dancing competition) classics of the Afro-Peruvian folklore rarely seen in the US.
Doors open at 7:30pm. No reservations required. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Free parking is available.
This program is part of the 2022 Summer Amphitheater Series. Learn more about the free series here.