Ballet Folklorico 
Mexico Azteca


About Us

Human beings express themselves through movement. Dance is the transformation of normal functions and common expressions into movements for extraordinary purposes.

Ballet Folklorico Mexico Azteca (BFMA) is a non profit organization founded on the principles of equality and freedom of expression. In BFMA, we are committed to elevating our community through art and education.

BFMA dance company has rapidly become one of the most esteemed Mexican Folk dance companies in the Upper Midwest. Founded in 2009 the Minneapolis-based troupe has been under the artistic leadership of Edgar Galvan, one of its principal dancers.

A highly valued cultural and artistic resource throughout the Minnesota region, the Ballet Folklorico Mexico Azteca boasts a repertoire that includes traditional folkloric dance pieces as well as indigenous rituals that are fused with elements from contemporary movement.


Our mission is to preserve and maintain the culture of Mexico through the performance of traditional Mexican dance. We also want to increase the knowledge of Mexican culture in the Twin Cities.


The Ballet Folklorico Mexico Azteca has continually strived to maintain authenticity in choreographies when incorporating any new dance into the Ballet's repertoire.

BFMA is available and most happy to perform at any special event. We provide the music and promise to display an exciting, spectacular and colorful array Costumes and Dances which represent true Mexican Folklore.

For arrangements or any performance you may require please


contact us


at least ONE MONTH in advance of the event to give us time to prepare and best deliver our performance.

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Interested in learning more about Mexican culture and dance?

Want to get into physical shape?

Looking for a warm, friendly group of people?

Look no further!

Don't let uncertainty hold you back. Other than rehearsal attire and performance extras, our company provides costumes, props, and accessories for each performance.

 Call or email us today and find out how easy it is to be part of

Ballet Folklórico México Azteca

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