Oxnard College Institute for Latino Performing Arts

Ballet Folklórico

PremiereOne of Oxnard College's oldest and most loved groups is the Ballet Folklórico Mestizo which celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2011. (Mati Sánchez, Advisor). The group gave the first two performances in the College's Performing Arts Center and is one of the Center's artists in residence. The Ballet puts on a major production each semester on campus and performs at many events around the community such as the Annual Oxnard Tamale Festival.

Teatro de las Américas

Teatro de las Américas (http://teatrodelasamericas.org/) is a bilingual theater company that presents live-stage productions to diverse communities with an emphasis on Spanish language playwrights. In 2014, Oxnard College and the Teatro signed a Memorandum of Understanding, establishing the Teatro as an artist in residence at Oxnard College, making them the third active component of the OCILPA.

Theater Arts

Our Theater Club advisor is Amy Edwards AEdwards@vcccd.edu.

For information on Arts Facilities Rental, please contact Darlene Inda at (805) 678-5813