Ballet has a worldwide appeal. It seems to be the heartbeat of every dance lover. The graceful way of tapping the feet and presenting the art is perhaps the way of life. After being fully recognized in Italy, the art form started exploring the World and soon it became a new cause for adoring the art and culture of the World. The same tale resonates with Mexico. In Mexico, the form of Ballet that is performed is called Ballet Folklorico.
To be more appropriate it called the Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández. This Mexican form of Ballet is performed in Mexico City. The music as well as the dance of this exceptional form mainly inspired by stories from various sections of the Mexican society consisting of various regions as well. The traditional dance steps ensemble the most celebrated mesoamerican culture dating back to the 16th century. The performers chiefly belong to the age group of two years to thirty-five years and that is incredibly a wide age gap.
The best part about the Ballet Folklórico is that not only by Mexicans but also by the Americans practice it as well. There are three types of Ballet Folklorico which are as mentioned below:-
- Bailes Regionales
Mexico and Ballet Folklorico
Mexico has quite a vibrant and eclectic range of art and scintillating culture and the same Ballet Folklorico is a magnificent part of. Ballet Folklorico Puro Mexico that is a part of Mexican culture is also based in Toronto, Ontario, Canadá besides the Ballet Folklórico Mexicano Ollimpaxqui.
For sixty decades the Ballet is presenting dance form in such stupefying costumes that tell some interesting stories from the flabbergasting Mexican culture. Also, people from all over the World can relish the amazing Ballet Folklorico in México City. The city has always been a paragon of art depiction as well as a spearheader of culture.
The dance form chiefly constitutes of highly exaggerated dance steps and intense choreography. One can witness the meticulous dance steps that seem to tap on the very land of the heart. The costumes are what the spice of the dance is. It is not merely a mirror image of the Mexican culture but also an insight into the splendid Mexican art that used to make the definition of art sound great even decades back. Mainly the one that the village dwellers used to perform and which soon hit the stage.
From that time to now there has been an incredible time which has passed. With the passage of time, things have changed considerably as well as the same goes for this Ballet Folklorico.
A number of changes kept on incorporating into the whole system. But besides all that, the essence of this marvelous art never nosedived. Also, today each Mexican seems to hold himself proud of this great piece of art that Mexico has given to the whole world. It has space for history, culture and profound insight into the past. This is what the Mexican Folklorico is all about.