Urban Voices: “Circo Dragon”

Americas Now

It’s called the Dragon Circus, but don’t expect to find any clowns or elephants at this extravaganza.

Instead, Circo Dragon infuses Mexican heritage and art into dazzling performances that combine ancient traditions with contemporary moves. 

Their latest production honors the Day of the Dead, one of Mexico’s most celebrated annual holidays,  with a dramatic performance showcasing the duality of life and death.

Meet Circo Dragon.

Urban Voices: "Circo Dragon"

Urban Voices: "Circo Dragon"

It’s called the Dragon Circus, but don’t expect to find any clowns or elephants at this extravaganza. Instead, Circo Dragon infuses Mexican heritage and art into dazzling performances that combine ancient traditions with contemporary moves. Their latest production honors the Day of the Dead, one of Mexico’s most celebrated annual holidays, with a dramatic performance showcasing the duality of life and death. Meet Circo Dragon.

 

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