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Stories from Home Presented as Part of New Mexico Tech Performing Arts Series

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Photo by Estefanía Mitre

Performance by Ruby Morales, Esteban Rosales, Lauren Jimenez,

& Zarina Mendoza Orduño

Stories From Home is a series of dances embodying the oral traditions of Nuevomexicano, Chicano, and Mexican American communities in the American Southwest. Choreographer Yvonne Montoya and an all-Mexican American cast of dancers draw upon personal histories as well as ancestral knowledge, including stories from Montoya’s great-grandmother, grandmother, great-aunts, and father. With palpable theatricality, moving spoken word, a movement aesthetic informed by vibrant ancestral and contemporary sources, and universal themes of love, family, and home.

Date

Friday, March 1, 2024. 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

 

Location 

​Macey Center Theater

801 Leroy Pl, Socorro, NM 87801

Tickets

$20 Adult | $15 Senior | $8 Youth | FREE NMT Student

Stories from Home Presented by Border Arts Corridor in Douglas, Arizona

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Photos by Estefanía Mitre

Performance by Ruby Morales, Esteban Rosales, Lauren Jimenez, Zarina Mendoza Orduño, David Bernal-Fuentes, Salvador Martínez-Montoya, Yvonne Montoya

Calling all art enthusiasts in Douglas, Arizona! Safos Dance Theatre is thrilled to announce our upcoming matinee performance as part of our Southwest tour. Join us for an afternoon of contemporary dance, where we'll be showcasing the untold stories of Nuevomexicano, Chicano, and Mexican American communities in the Southwest. Through mesmerizing choreography and captivating performances, we'll be embodying the vibrant cultures and traditions of our heritage. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to witness the fusion of tradition and innovation on stage. Mark your calendars and secure your tickets for an unforgettable experience that will leave you inspired and moved. See you there!

Date

Sunday, March 3rd, 2024 at 2:00pm

Location 

​The James A. Brenden Douglas High School Auditorium 
1550 E. 15 St Douglas, AZ 85607

Tickets

Free to the community

Stories from Home Podcast Edition

Are you interested in learning more about the dancers and artists behind Stories from Home? 

Join us on Spotify for an exclusive preview of the new Process in Place special edition podcast series featuring interviews with the Stories from Home artistic team. Listen as Delia Ibañez interviews Stories from Home dancers and designers asking them thought provoking questions about their own meanings of home and ancestry. 

This podcast is a collaboration with Process in Place by Delia Ibañez. Follow Process in Place and Safos Dance on Instagram for announcements on future podcast guests. 

Listen to the Podcast today!

 

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Stories from Home
2024 Sizzle Reel!

Ruby Morales in Stories from Home

Premiere footage of Stories from Home 

October 28th, 2023

GALA Hispanic Theatre

Washington D.C.

Stories from Home
2023 Sizzle Reel!

Ruby Morales in Stories from Home

Soft premiere footage of Stories from Home 

February 8th, 2023

Community Performance & Art Center

Green Valley, AZ

Yvonne Montoya and dancers featured in KQED's If Cities Could Dance | Season 5.

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