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Latin American Night at the University of Economics, Prague

20.10.2016 18:00


The Center for Latin American Studies organizes Latin American Night at the University of Economics, Prague!

The Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) of the University of Economics, Prague, along with the Argentinian, Chilean, Cuban, Mexican, Peruvian and Venezuelan embassies in Prague, is organizing the IV. Latin American night at the University of Economics, Prague. The event is going to take place on the 20th October 2016. Its purpose is to present Latin American culture and traditions, the economic potential of individual countries and traditional cuisine to students and the general public.

The IV. Latin American Night at the University will be held on Thursday, October 20 from 18:00. The event will be held in the auditorium Vencovského, at the University of Economics. Its aim is to introduce the participating countries of Latin America and strengthen the image of these countries in the Czech Republic. It is going to focus not only on the economic aspects and potential of these countries, but will also reveal some Latin American art and traditional cuisine.

The Ambassadors of the Latin American countries will introduce the participants to the current situation and the economic potential of their countries, followed by cultural performances associated with their country. You can look forward to the sinful Argentine tango, traditional Mexican folk dances performed by Dvorana, Mariachis, Peruvian Marinera, Afro-Venezuelan show, a carnival demonstration by MISS EXPAT 2011 finalist Zulay Fonseca, an original Cuban salsa, as well as world music genius and Grammy winner, Francisco Repilado, with a mini lesson of salsa and much more.

After the main program, the participants can taste traditional Latin American cuisine and some typical drinks. Visitors can get further information about the participating countries at the information stands that are going to be situated in the foyer of the auditorium Vencovského from 16:00.

We look forward to your participation!

Entry to the event is free.latinodancer