Aztec Dancers: Centuries-old tradition alive in Taos

Every July, right at the start of the Fiestas, a group of Aztec dancers perform in front of the St. Francis de Assisi Church in Ranchos de Taos. Story originally published in Raíces, Taos News A symphony of color, music and movement, la danza is a memorable event. In preparation for it, dancers and other…

A living tradition: Aztec dancers in Taos

Originally published in The Taos News During the 5th Annual Fiesta honoring Senor Santiago de Los Cuatro Vientos,  Tanya Vigil watches other performers prepare for their morning activities.  (Photo:Stuart Palley) ————————————————————– Eduardo Delgado prepares his traditional dress for the  morning portion of the 5th Annual Fiesta honoring  El Señor Santiago de Los Cuatro Vientos. (photo:…