The University of Iowa

International Crossroads Community hosts Latin dance festival April 16

April 7th, 2010

The University of Iowa International Crossroads Community will hold its annual Latin dance festival from 6 to 11 p.m. Friday, April 16, in the second floor ballroom of the Iowa Memorial Union. This event is free for UI students, $4 for non-UI students and children, and $6 for adults. Refreshments will be served at the event.

There will be salsa lessons from 6 to 7 p.m. and a UI Latin jazz ensemble will perform from 7 to 8 p.m., followed by a contest. From 8:45 to 11 p.m. there will be a performance by Orquesta de Jazz y Salsa Alto Maiz, an 11-piece Latin jazz dance band featuring local musicians.

UI International Programs, the UI Student Government and The Coca-Cola Company sponsor the event.

For more information, contact Nicholas O’Brien at nicholas-obrien@uiowa.edu or 319-335-0345.

 

 

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