Ballet Folklorico break
Mark M. Hancock / © The Dallas Morning News
Matthew Hernandez (left of center), 11, clears his mind during a brief break at HACE Ballet Folklorico practice at Garcia Elementary in Grand Prairie on Wednesday, April 24, 2002. The group will perform at the Grand Prairie Arts Council concert series and at upcoming Cinco de Mayo events.
Other dancers taking a break include Jaclyn White (from left to right) , 8, Michelle Hernandez, 10, Stephanie Gomez, 8, and Bianca Nieto, 9.
HACE, which is an acronym for Hispanic Association for Culture and Education, raises scholarship money for Hispanic youths though dance lesson tuition.