Welcome to the Ecuadorian-American Cultural Center
Culture Education Community
The Ecuadorian-American Cultural Center was created to raise awareness of Ecuadorian culture and empower the community through the arts and education. We offer programs and events at low- or no-cost that allow the community to explore the richness and diversity of this South American country.
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JOIN US! Ecuador is a small country but it has great diversity. We invite you to an evening full of color and energy in which you will discover the cultural richness of the Coast, Andes, and Amazon region of Ecuador. More than thirty artists will take you on an imaginary trip to Ecuador through its traditional dances and celebrations. The dance group Ayazamana, accompanied by live music by Andes Manta, will perform exclusive choreographies that represent rhythms such as Fandango (Imbabura), Bomba (Valle del Chota), San Juanito (Andes), Amorfinos (Coast), Capishca (Chimborazo), among others.
[ESPAÑOL] Ecuador es un pequeño país pero con gran diversidad; te invitamos a esta noche llena de color y energía en la que descubrirás la riqueza cultural de la costa, sierra y Amazonía ecuatoriana. Más de treinta artistas en escenario te llevarán a través de sus danzas tradicionales en un viaje imaginario al Ecuador. El grupo de baile Ayazamana, acompañados por música de Andes Manta, presentará exclusivas coreografías a son de ritmos tales como Fandango (Imbabura), Bomba (Valle del Chota), San Juanito (Sierra), Amorfinos (costa), Capishca (Chimborazo) entre otros.
TICKETS $20 Early Bird (Online, Children 5-12, Students, Seniors 65+*) $25 General (At the door) FREE for children 4 and under Box office for same-day tickets will open at 7pm. * Students and Seniors must present IDs at entrance.
SPONSORS This event is possible thanks to the generous collaboration of New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York State Legislature and administered by the Queens Council on the Arts. Sponsorship and support is also provided by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer, and Oresky & Associates, PLLC.
Ayazamana Dance Group
Directed by Jose Rivera, dance troupe Ayazamana performs at various events throughout the year.