2010 – René González

Rene-Folclorico02-web Announcement Date: March 13, 2010

René González
Our 2010 recipient was René González from Guadalajara, Jalisco, México. In the Bay Area, René experienced contemporary dance with Robert Moses in San Francisco and set a new suite of dances, Plaza Guadalajara, for Los Lupeños de San José. Plaza Guadalajara is the work of renowned choreographer René Arce and was debuted in the San Francisco Dance Festival in 2011.

In 2011, René also taught a selection from his choreography “De Rojo la Noche” which was performed by Los Lupeños in their show “Con todo el corazón” at the Theatre on San Pedro Square.