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Celebrando 2004
"The Pirates of Puerto Rico"

with special guest Paracumbe'

June 26-27, 2004
State Theater, Austin Texas

Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance celebrates the rich culture of Puerto Rico with an exciting performance of

CELEBRANDO 2004 - "The Pirates of Puerto Rico" - with special guest Paracumbe' direct from Puerto Rico!

Join our performing company of dancers and musicians for this lively performance of traditional dance, music and song, as we debut our original mini-musical on the exciting adventures of Cofresi and the Pirates of Puerto Rico! Come celebrate our Afro-Puerto Rican heritage as PRFDance joins Paracumbe direct from Puerto Rico in a joyful performance of Bomba and Plena from Puerto Rico's southern coast.

Puerto Rican Folkoric Dance invites you to this all-live music and dance performance from Spanish, native Taino, and West African roots -- June 26 (8pm) and 27 (2pm) at the State Theater, 719 Congress Avenue in downtown Austin. Admission, reserved seating $15. Discount at the THEATRE BOX OFFICE for children 12 & under ($10), lap children (2 & under) FREE. Tickets on sale now at the Theatre Box Office, through Star Tickets by calling 512-469-SHOW (1-888-597-STAR), online at www.startickets.com (Keyword "Puerto Rico"), or from any Albertsons across the country. The Saturday, June 26 performance will be audio described for patrons who are blind or visually impaired. To reserve a headset for the description, please call VSA arts of Texas at 512-454-9912.

Don't miss Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance's largest performance of the year brought to you by the City of Austin under the Auspices of the Austin Arts Commission, the Texas Arts Commission on the Arts, the Institute of Puerto Rican Culture, Central Market, IBM, Target, Red Lion Inn, Garcia Communications, Puerto Rican Federal Affairs Administration, and many private and industry sponsors.

For more information call 512-251-8122 or visit our website - http://www.prfdance.org.

For more information:
Dr. Ana Maria Maynard, Director
Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance & Cultural Center

Mailing Address: 15228 Quiet Pond Court, Austin TX 78728
Center Location: 507B Pressler Street, Austin TX 78703
Phone: 512-251-8122
Email: dance@prfdance.org          Website: www.prfdance.org