About the Residency

Known as “La Mera, Mera” (The Real One), Veronica Robles is the most authentic representative of Mexican music and culture in New England. Whether singing and dancing solo or accompanied by her mariachi ensemble, this energetic and talented performer delights her audience with her beautiful voice and spontaneous wit. Veronica Robles will share the dance and music of Mexico and other Latin-American countries in school assemblies and workshops and n community performances in Jackson and Colebrook. 



Upcoming Performances & Events


A Musical Celebration with Veronica Robles and her Mariachi Band
Mexican songstress Veronica Robles, accompanied by her mariachi band, will present an evening of her favorite music, from traditional Mexican rhythms to originals to English tunes and melodies from other Latin-American countries. This energetic singer delights her audience with her beautiful voice and spontaneous wit. During her performance, audiences have the opportunity to sing along -- and to dance! 
 

Whitney Community Center, 10 Black Mountain Rd., Jackson
Friday, November 17, 7 p.m. 
$10/adults, $5/children, $20/family, $8 AANNH members, $18 AANNH member families
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$9/adults, $4/children, $18/family (with at least 1 student), $16 AANNH member families

Presented by the Arts Alliance & Friends of the Whitney Center
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The Tillotson Center, 14 Carriage Ln., Colebrook
Saturday, November 18, 10:30 a.m.
$5/person, $15/family (with at least 1 student), $4/AANNH members, $12/AANNH member families
Purchase tickets in advance here soon and save!
$4/person, $14/family (with at least 1 student), $13/AANNH member families

Presented by the Arts Alliance & The Tillotson Center
PURCHASE ADVANCE TICKETS HERE.
Download a poster to share here.


Friends, Parents and Children Dancing Together!
A traditional Latin American dance workshop for all ages

Jeanne Limmer Dance Center, 24 Reporter Court, North Conway
Wednesday, November 15, 6:45 p.m.
$5/child, $10/adult, $15/family, $13/AANNH member families
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$4/child, $9/adult, $14/family, $12/AANNH member families
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Please note: We strive to make our programs affordable and offer reduced rates for families (see above).
All are welcome -- if you would like to come but can't afford the ticket fee, please pay what you can or come as our guest.

Ticket fees do not cover our program costs -- donations are always welcome!

About the Artist

Performer and teaching artist Veronica Robles is considered the most authentic representative of Mexican music in New England. Her mission is to promote diversity and to teach about Mexican and Latin-American culture through dance and music. As a singer, Veronica is well known as La Mera, Mera (The Real One). She has had her own mariachi group based in Boston since 2004, has released five albums and has performed in venues including Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. Her repertoire includes traditional Mexican melodies, original songs and other Latin American melodies and dances. For the past 15 years, Ms. Robles has created school assemblies and customized interactive educational workshops for teachers and for students of all age groups, providing the opportunity to experience culture while learning traditional dance, music, Spanish and the Nahuatl language. Veronica has also produced, sung for and hosted TV programs in Mexico and, in the U.S,. for major Spanish TV networks such as Azteca, Televisa, Telemundo, Univisión and for WGBH.