Dance Presentations

                                                                                                      












Like our Aztec and Mayan ancestors who came before us, Tezkatlipoka continues in the wearing of traditional regalia (Tonalkayotl) and playing musical instruments as a way to honor the sacred dances and songs passed down from our ancesters.
Audiences will be awed by large headdresses of colorful plumage, seed pod rattle anklets and copal tree-resin incense that add to the vibrant dances and powerful drumming style of Aztec percussion. Specialty dances, available by request in advance, include the “Fire Dance,” where dancers express respect for fire and the elements. Other specialty dances include Aguila Blanca, the "White Eagle" dance which illustrates the battle between the white eagle and the jaguar, which symbolize the duality between day and night. Tezkatlipoka also shares and explains the meaning of each dance, and upon request, can incorporate key  themes and messages into the presentation talking points with advance notice. Please visit our video and photo gallery pages for media and photos of recent presentations.For a truly unique and powerful Aztec Dance and Drum presentation, please contact Tezkatlipoka.
 
Contact: David (Texomazatl) Vargas at: 408-886-1069 or email david@tezkatlipoka.com
 
*Best Availability for daytime/ school bookings  are Monday, Thursday, Fridays and/or weekends.
    

Recent Announcements

  • Cuauhtemoc Ceremony 2015 Tezkatlipoka Aztec Dance and Drum would like to invite you to our Cuauhtecmo Ceremony on Monday, Feburary 23, 2015, from 6:00 - 10:00 pm.  Our ceremony will be held ...
    Posted Dec 3, 2014, 8:22 AM by David Vargas
  • Sing and Play at the Bing - Stanford Live Please join us for music and dance on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Stanford University for "Sing and Play at the Bing - Stanford Live".   Performance begins at 7:30 pm ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2014, 11:03 PM by David Vargas
  • Triton Free Fridays Monthly Performances Come enjoy and evening of dance with Tezkatlipoka Aztec Dance and Drum.  We will be performing at the Triton Museum of Art on November 7, 2014 at 7:30 pm ...
    Posted Nov 3, 2014, 2:56 AM by David Vargas
  • Skylawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park and Lima Family Cedar Lawn Cemetery Please join us for Dia de los Muertos Celebrations on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Skylawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park at 1 pm and Lima Family Cedar Lawn Cemetery ...
    Posted Oct 30, 2014, 1:23 AM by David Vargas
  • Santa Clara University - Music at Noon Tezkatlipoka Aztec Dance and Drum will be drumming and dancing during your lunch hour on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014.   We will bring you 50 minutes of dancing at the Music ...
    Posted Oct 20, 2014, 8:28 PM by David Vargas
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