Each of our performances represents hundreds of hours of practice and dedication.
We work to master the technique of authentic Mexican folkloric dance while communicating the rich culture and tradition that each dance symbolizes. We'd like to introduce you to the director, dancers, and dedicated families that makes Ballet Papalotl what it is.
Dr Kenya Marquez
Founder and Artistic Director
Dr Kenya Marquez comes from a family of musicians and dancers. In addition to a degree in Psychology, she studied dance at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes in Mexico City and mexican and world folkloric dance in Paris.