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Miguel Vargas leads students and teachers in a workshop in the auditorium on April 16.

World renowned dancer leads flamenco workshop

April 18, 2019

World renowned flamenco dancer Miguel Vargas led a workshop in the auditorium on April 16. At the same time Alejandro Cano led a workshop for choir students. The groups then had a combined performance.

A young boy gets face painted by an art student at the Hispanic Heritage Festival.

People enjoy their time at annual Hispanic Heritage Festival

November 9, 2018

Crowds packed VMT’s south parking lot for the school’s 26th Annual Hispanic Heritage Festival on Oct. 30. Here are some photos of the event....

Flamenco performer Miguel Vargas dances during his presentation in the auditorium on Nov. 1.

Performer presents finer points of flamenco

November 7, 2018

Renowned flamenco performer Miguel Vargas presented at VMT during 5th block on Nov. 1 while in Laredo for other scheduled performances. Here is a record of his visit.

A student performs to celebrate 16 de septiembre.

Students honor Mexico’s independence with music and dance (photos)

October 1, 2018

VMT dance and music students performed in the auditorium for the 16 de septiembre event on Sept. 18. The event marks Mexico’s independence day.  

Showcase entertains with dance routines and other performances

The VMT Dance Company performs The Pulse.

Anna Davenport

April 17, 2018

Students show the fruits of their hard work at the annual Showcase at the former Laredo Civic Center (now the Martinez Performing Arts Complex) on Monday, March 26.

Students show their talents at the annual Showcase

March 29, 2018

The school's annual Showcase took place at the former Laredo Civic Center (now the Martinez Performing Arts Complex) on Monday, March 26....

School and work does not keep dancer from success

Dance student America Villarreal takes a break after her Christmas dance performance.

Dafne Naranjo, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

Sophomore dancer America Villarreal wanted the thrill of dancing in front of a crowd, so she’s now dancing at VMT. “When I was in elementary I used to be a cheerleader and I just wanted to feel the thrill of dancing for people again,” said Villarreal, who also attends J.W. Nixon High. She h...

Dance students gave a special performance on Valentine's Day, in the auditorium.

Students present Valentine’s Day dance program

February 22, 2018

Morning and afternoon dance students gave a love themed program on Valentine's Day, in the auditorium. Shown here is the afternoon performance.

Students perform during recruiting for Lamar

February 13, 2018

Students performed for 8th-grade students from Lamar on Jan. 31 to encourage them to join VMT next year.

Music students perform at the civic center during the VMT recruitment.

Students show off talents during recruitment

February 8, 2018

VMT performers went to the civic center January 30-31 to recruit middle school students. Here are some photos of the trip.

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