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Wood hosts first mariachi showcase


DATE: Oct. 23
TIME: 6 pm
LOCATION: Wood ms, 14800 Judson rd

Wood Middle School will host a Mariachi Concert on Oct. 23 at 6 p.m. featuring NEISD's first student mariachi group, Mariachi Juvenil Los Charros.

Special guests will include SAISD's Irving Academy Middle School student mariachi group, Mariachi Juvenil. Additionally, San Antonio's premier all-female group, Mariachi Las Altenas will also perform.

Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for students. Children 10 and younger are free. The entire community is invited to attend. This will be their first school concert.

Mariachi Juvenil Los Charros is an 18-member mariachi group made up of Wood Middle School students. They have previously performed at the Arneson Theatre for the 16 de Septiembre celebration. This is the first year, the students are able to take Mariachi as an elective class during the instructional day. For the past two years, it was an after-school program.

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For more information, contact Angela campos at 650-1300 ext. 280.

Posted on October 16, 2012