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Dancing Through Latin America

Apr 15 , 2017 · McGLOHON THEATER at Spirit Square

$10 - $15

Presented by: The Carolinas Latin Dance Company

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Dancing Through Latin America

Apr 15 , 2017 · McGLOHON THEATER at Spirit Square

$10 - $15

Presented by: The Carolinas Latin Dance Company

The Carolinas Latin Dance Company (CLDC) is glad to present its 15th annual fund-raising event: “DANCING THROUGHT LATIN AMERICA", featuring dances from Latin America including the Caribbean, Central & South America and also Spain. Our expanded repertoire will be presented in a creative and unique performance, sure to enchant  the entire family. This year we will have the audience travel through time to find the different dances. The vibrancy of the music, the educational historical facts and the beauty of the costumes will keep your attention till the end of the show. The performance is composed of 2 acts of 45 minutes each and a 15 minute intermission.

This year’s performance will showcase African and Spanish influence in Latin American music and dance, the show  will represent  dances from over 10 different Latin American Countries including Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Bolivia, Chile, Peru, El Salvador, Costa Rica and also, dances from Spain.

These dances will transport the audience through time in history, scenery, color, pageantry into many of the identities and places that make-up these diverse and fascinating cultures.

CLDC is a non-profit organization. Our mission is to promote cultural awareness and acceptance of diversity through dance. CLDC is made up of local young people (6-30 years old), who are passionate about integration of all cultures and are dancing Towards Cultural Unity.

Come and enjoy a wonderful cultural experience of Folkloric Latin dance and music! Come prepared to learn something new! We promise an unforgettable night!!

CLDC invites the entire community to this great fund-raising cultural event.

 

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Parking and Directions

A special preferred parking rate of only $5* is available for our patrons in our designated garage.

7th Street Station Parking Garage
Enter on 6th or 7th Streets between N. College and N. Brevard Streets.

*The $5 rate is applicable when parked in the garage after 5pm on weekdays, Mon – Fri. If parked in the garage before 5pm, the $5 rate is void. There is no time restriction for the weekend, Sat & Sun.

Getting and Using Your Parking Pass When You Arrive

  1. Pull the garage entry ticket when you arrive at the designated garage. You will need this to exit!
  2. Purchase a $5 Blumenthal exit pass at the theater or click here to purchase in advance online. If you would rather purchase by phone, please call 704.335.1010*

When You Exit

  1. Insert your garage entry ticket into the yellow slot. Amount due will display on the screen.
  2. Insert your Blumenthal exit pass in the same yellow slot, with arrow pointing at slot.
  3. Gate arm will rise and screen will display “drive safely.”

*Pre-paid parking is not available day of show.

CLICK HERE to Purchase your Parking Exit Pass in Advance

CLICK HERE for parking information for Blumenthal Performing Arts Center events. (Belk Theater, Booth Playhouse, Stage Door Theater)

CLICK HERE for parking information for Knight Theater events.

Accessibility

Advance reservations for Patron Assistance are encouraged to ensure the best possible experience.

  • Infrared listening system for people with hearing impairments
  • Wheelchair accessibility
  • Wheelchair seating

Wheelchair access
All of our theaters and classrooms are accessible to patrons who use wheelchairs. Most restrooms and water fountains in all facilities are wheelchair accessible, and restrooms are equipped with strobe-light as well as audio alarm systems.

Entry and exit assistance
For performances at Spirit Square’s McGlohon Theatre or Duke Power Theatre, an usher can meet patrons who need assistance at the Tryon Street entrance or in the 7th Street drop-off area.

SERVICES FOR THE VISUALLY-IMPAIRED

Audio Description
Certain performances will be audio described for the blind or visually impaired. The Box Office will provide a schedule of these performances upon request. Audio description provides an on-going oral description of the action, sets and costumes during the performance. Each participant wears a headset, and no other patrons are able to hear the descriptions.

Large Print Programs
Large print programs are available for patrons at many performances. At Spirit Square’s McGlohon Theatre or Duke Power Theatre, simply ask any usher for assistance.

Service Animals
If you or someone in your party plans to attend an event with a service animal, please inform the Box Office when purchasing your tickets so that we may arrange for an aisle seat.

SERVICES FOR THE DEAF AND HARD-OF-HEARING

Interpreting
Certain performances at Spirit Square will be interpreted for the hearing impaired. The Box Office will provide a schedule of these performances as requested.

Assistive Learning Devices
Infrared hearing amplification is available free of charge for all performances at Spirit Square. In McGlohon Theatre or Duke Power Theatre, patrons may ask an usher for assistance.