The Mariachi Divas are bringing their high-energy act to Wichita Falls! This performance is made possible thanks to a grant awarded to The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture by the National Endowment for the Arts. The show will be October 14th at 7:30 PM at The Wichita Theatre.
Founded in 1999 by trumpet player Cindy Shea, the Two-Time Grammy Award Winning Mariachi Divas de Cindy Shea is a multicultural, all-female ensemble that continues to push and expand the scope of mariachi music. Since 2003, Mariachi Divas has been the official mariachi of the Disneyland Resort where they entertain audiences of all ages and backgrounds on a year-round basis. In addition to performing regularly at the Disneyland Resort and when they are not busy recording albums, Mariachi Divas and their music can be found in films, music videos, Hallmark greeting cards, and movie soundtracks a well as touring across the United States and Mexico.
In addition to a main stage concert at the Wichita Theatre on October 14, 2017, the group will also make visits to schools and community locations in the area.
The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture exists to strengthen and distinguish arts and culture in Wichita Falls; build enduring bonds among diverse communities; position the city as a regional center for arts activity; and to make the arts more accessible throughout our community. For more information about programs of the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture, visit www.wichitafallsarts.org or call the Alliance office at (940) 500-4451.
The NEA is the federal agency that supports and funds the arts to give all Americans the opportunity to experience creativity and participate in the arts. NEA programs and funding support thousands of activities in communities large and small across the country. To learn more about the National Endowment for the Arts, visit www.arts.gov. Follow the conversation about this and other NEA‐funded projects on Twitter at @NEAarts.