Santo Nino de Atocha Dancers at Highlands


The Santo Nino de Atocha dancers perform in front of the Donnelly Library on the New Mexico Highlands University campus Oct. 29. The group of 21 indigenous Mexican heritage dancers and drummers is based in Albuquerque.  The dancers range in age from 10 to 60 and most are from Mexico.   The Crossroads Art Club of Highlands’ fine arts students sponsored the event as part of the Day of the Dead celebration.