[video] Day of Dead in San José: Longest-running event
Join San José Multicultural Artists Guild (SJMAG) for a community-organized, live-streamed edition of the longest-running Day of the Dead event in San José!
Be part of the online festivities that will include Aztec dance, demonstrations, storytelling, singing, performances, magic, and more.
Community partners include the San Jose Museum of Art, the Children’s Discovery Museum, Teatro Familia Aztlán, Teatro Visión, Consulado General de México en San José, San José State University’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Library, and La Placita in the Tropicana Shopping Center.
Watch amazing video now! [forward to 4th minute].
•Opening Ceremony and Altar Blessing
•Welcome by Calacas de Ceremonia
•Greetings by Local Dignitaries
•Art of Remembrance Altar Exhibit
•Face Painting Demo: El Catrín
•Magician Michael Stroud
•Papel Picado Demo
•Face Painting Demo: Sugar Skull
•Storyteller Olga Loya
•Kaisahan of San Jose
•Singer Gabriela Sepulveda
•Chiquy Boom & Chiqlets Dance Team
•Septeto Los Amigos.
You can also view the livestream on the following social media platforms:
SJMAG is a diverse, professional, cross-cultural arts organization that has served the community since 1990, presenting traditional and contemporary performing arts to Silicon Valley.
Learn more about SJMAG and enjoy one of their biggest events of the year! www.sjmag.org