Our center houses two galleries, a black box theatre, auditorium and several classrooms. We offer free tours by appointment. The Center is a resource for the community and visitors to learn and participate in classes and programs that will foster a meaningful understanding and appreciation of not only Mexican American, but also Native American, Chicano, and other Latino cultures. The programs and educational curriculum include areas of visual art, theatre, dance, literature, music, language arts, and multi-media.
Sacred Earth Stories
at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center
Sacred Earth Stories is an original performance connecting ancient Greek, Indian and Peruvian mythologies to current issues of sustainability and global climate change. It features Bharata Natyam, a traditional style of Indian dance.
We are a cultural center, located in the heart of Austin, dedicated to promoting Latino arts, culture, and community.
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