Act: Mayan Performing Arts
Grupo Pakal, Mayan Performing Arts proudly celebrates Mayan culture
through sacred ceremonies and ancient rituals that integrate festive
dance and traditional native music. Live performances exhibit stunning
wardrobe and elaborately feathered headdresses, all individually handcrafted
works of art. According to ancient tradition, each colorful design
exclusively utilizes natural materials including leather, shell, semi-precious
stones, and exotic feathers.
SPECIAL EVENTS AND OCCASIONS
Entertain your guests with a festive Mayan dance presentation to native music. Dressed in elaborate ceremonial wardrobe, Grupo Pakal Artists amaze and delight audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Performances are followed by a photo opportunity with Grupo Pakal Artists, offering your guests a special memory of your unforgettable event.
Have fun and learn about Mayan culture with Grupo Pakal’s Interactive Presentation. Participants of all ages learn choreography and play native instruments during our interactive session. Grupo Pakal Artists also present festive dance ceremonies to native music and pose for photos with your guests.
Our spectacular stage presentation tells the fascinating history and culture of the Mayan Empire through festive dance ceremonies to native music. Traditional dances including the Hunter and the Deer and the Ancient Fire Ceremony amaze audiences with Mayan Artists dressed in impressive wardrobe and elaborate headdresses. The performance soundtrack is offered with or without voiceover recording and is followed by a photo opportunity with Grupo Pakal Artists, offering spectators a special memory of your unforgettable event.
MAYAN BALLGAME EXHIBITION
Intrigue audiences as they observe two teams compete in the first known team sport, striking a solid rubber ball weighing 9 pounds with their hips. Grupo Pakal's impressive ballgame exhibitions are living historical representations of an all but lost art. Only a small number of players exist worldwide and even fewer know the art of making the ancient ball. According to tradition, live music resonates throughout the playing field and signals the game.