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Mariachi Extravaganza Summer Camp Concert Showcases the Genre's Rising Stars

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Ah ... Summer Camp. A delightful fusion of art and culture, finesse and melodrama, skill and passion. Not the Summer Camp you were recalling? Well, at the Mariachi Extravaganza Summer Camp, you’ll find these things and more in great measure. Featuring award-winning vocalists from San Antonio’s annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza, paired with a full choir, this public concert promises to showcase the best of the best, nothing less that the bright future of Mariachi itself. Featured vocalists include Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza National Vocal Competition winners Kassandra Juárez, from Rio Grande City, Brooke Talk, from New Braunfels, Kamryn Ramírez and Christina López, from McAllen, Victoria Rosa and Francisco García, from Roma, and Jizelle Rodríguez, from Kyle, as well as a number of youth from around the nation, who come to the Alamo City to study with the masters each summer. $15-$30, 7pm Fri. Jun. 23, Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, Carlos Alvarez Studio Theater, 100 Auditorium Circle, (210) 223-8624, tobincenter.org.

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