Mar del Plata, Argentina. Sponsored by the City’s Directorate of International Cooperation and Community Affairs of the Secretary of Culture, the festival will take place on Sunday, May 19th at 6pm at the Colon Theater in Mar del Plata where “communities will celebrate their homeland,” organized by the Forum of Collectivities in Mar del Plata and Batán. The goal of the show is to exhibit for the local community, dances, music and songs from the communities residing locally and give each of the more visibility as well as to the work done by their institutions.
Invited by the event organizers, the Denak Bat Basque Club will be part of the show thanks to its “Beti Alai” dancers directed by Andoni Iriberri performing Makil Dantza and Fandango.
Admission to the event is $50 (those with Cultural ID $35). Spots may be reserved their beginning at Sunday at 5pm. In the coming months, the Forum foresees the realization of a Literary Gathering as well as a Choir Gathering.