Celebrate Ballet Folklórico at UCOP on March 17
Join UCOP’s Latino Staff Association (LaSA) for a presentation on ballet folklórico and a prize drawing for a chance to win Giants’ baseball tickets, on Monday, March 17, from 12 to 1 p.m. in Franklin Lobby 1 Conference Room.
Special guest Maciel Jacques will discuss the origins of regional dances and costumes through video and slides as well as her own collection of traditional dresses. Jacques has been active as a professional folklórico dancer and instructor in the Bay Area since 1996.
There will be a raffle at the door, at $1 per entry, for two pair of San Francisco Giants’ baseball tickets for the March 27 7:15 p.m. game at AT&T Park against the Oakland Athletics. You must be present to win the drawing, which will be held following the presentation.
Also on offer will be light refreshments and musical entertainment.