¡Vivan Los Muertos!
The Autry, in collaboration with Lore Productions and the Oaxaca State Secretary of Culture’s Office, pays homage to the dearly departed at this lively Day of the Dead festival
Featuring the recycled art of Luis Villanueva; a life-size installation by Marcus Pollitz of Fiesta Floats; “Aztec Stories” by Michael Heralda; elaborately decorated altars; and performances by Ballet Folklorico Nueva Antequera, Danza Azteca Xocoyote, singer Linda “Violeta” Straley, and KCRW DJ Raul Campos
Saturday, October 29, 2011
Museum Hours: 11:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Festival Hours: 3:00–9:00 p.m.
Museum Admission Rates Apply / Free for Autry Members and Children under 3
To purchase tickets and additional information, visit the ¡Vivan Los Muertos! website: http://theautry.org/programs/music-festivals/vivan-los-muertos
Visit Luis Villanueva’s website: http://villanuevaart.com/
View Michael Heralda’s Day of the Dead promo video: http://youtu.be/1ceAHmXOrKQ
Admission is $10 for adults, $6 for students and seniors 60+, $4 for children ages 3–12, and free for Autry members, veterans, and children age 2 and under.
Autry National Center
4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027