Mexican Folklorico Dance Classes

Now registering new students of all ages for our 2021-2022 season.

All classes meet on-line or in-person.

Join us the week of May 10-16, 2021 with the Webb County Heritage Foundation as we celebrate the founding of Laredo. Footage of our dancers performing before a different historical landmark will air everyday that week at the Facebook page of the Webb County Heritage Foundation. Please see the promotional trailer below.


Folklórico Class Information: Classes are offered for ages four years to adult in all skill levels. All dancers learn the footwork technique, skirt movements, and history of the traditional dances of Mexico. Classes meet weekly with performance opportunities as part of one of our dance groups: Ballet Folklorico Infantil, Ballet Folklorico Juvenile, Teen/Adult Beginner, and the Adult Company.

We offer dance classes for ages 4 years and up.

Ballet Folklorico Infantil— Performing group with children ages 4 to 7 in mind. In this group, even our littlest dancers learn the history of Mexico.

Gabriela Mendoza-Garcia Ballet Folklorico Infantil
Ballet Folklorico Infantil

Ballet Folklorico Juvenil–Performing group designed for children ages 8 to 14 years of age. All dancerss learn the traditional dances of Mexico.

Gabriela Mendoza-Garcia Ballet Folklorico Juvenil

Teen/Adult Beginner–This performing group consists of teenagers and adults of all ages who have always wanted to dance folklorico.

Teen/Adult Beginners

Adult Company–Members of the adult company have years of training in Mexican Folklorico Dance. To be a part of this group, you must either audition or be invited by the Director.

Gabriela Mendoza-Garcia Ballet Folklorico Company

Phone/E-mail: (956)725-1832, gabymendozagarcia@yahoo.com

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Dance Studio Location: 4201 McPherson Road, Suite #103, Laredo, Texas, 78041

Photos courtesy of David Martinez and Sanjuanita Martinez-Hunter.