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Los Matachines de San Lorenzo

When

Aug 28, 2022
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Where

Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Description

This nationally recognized group from Bernalillo will perform dances that feature Malinche. Malinche is a central figure in the Matachine dances which dramatize the conversion to Christianity. Residents in Bernalillo have danced the Matachine continuously since their return in 1693 to honor the patron saint San Lorenzo.

This performance takes place in the main lobby, seating is limited.

Price

Included with Museum admission
Los Matachines de San Lorenzo

Miguel Gandert, La Malinche Salta, Bernalillo, 2006, inkjet pigment print from scanned negative, lent by the artist

Contact

Elizabeth Becker
505-764-6515