Stage Program

Click for “pdf” version to download2017 Event Program


Mistress of CeremoniesDr. T. J. Johnson


12:30 Dallas Black Dance Academy – PERFORMING SENIOR ENSEMBLES – USA

12:40 The Jasmines Chinese Dance Group – China

12:50 Prizes, Prizes, Prizes!!!!

PIFC Board/Sponsor/Community Volunteer

2017 Honorary Festival Chair

Dr. Raj Menon, Collin College Trustee

11:00 Parade of Flags

11:10 Opening Ceremony –

Celebrating the 13thHonorary Chair Dr. Raj Menon, Collin College Trustee

Proclamation – Plano Mayor Pro Tem City Councilman Rick Grady

Remarks Festival Board President Graciela Katzer

MCOR Co-Chair Mary Alice Garza

Naturalization Ceremony – The Honorable Amos L. Mazzant III, presiding

U.S. District Judge, Eastern District of Texas

Co-sponsored with U. S. Dept. Homeland Security –

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

Flag presentations: Sons of the American Revolution-Plano,

Plano Police Department Color Guard, Plano Fire Department Honor Guard

12:20 CASA Argentina Dallas Fort Worth –

1:00 International Fashion Show

1:45 Regina Romero – The Flamenco DanceSpain

1:55 Prizes, Prizes, Prizes!!!

2:05 Dallas Highland Dancers – Scotland

2:15 Bolly Rhythms Dance Academy – India

2:25 JAGODA Polish Folk Dance Ensemble – Poland

2:35 Peruvian Women’s Club – Peru

2:45 Ollin-Tonalzin Traditional Aztec Dancers – Mexico

3:00 Prizes, Prizes, Prizes!!!

3:10 Golden Autumn Dance – China

3:20 Rupa Dance Academy – India

3:30 Salaam Youth Dabkeh Dance Troupe – Palestine

3:40 Prizes, Prizes, Prizes!!!

3:50 Sa’diyya & the Art of BellydanceEgypt/Middle East

4:05 Ludmila Kasyanenko & Ensemble “Kalyna” – Ukraine

4:15 GRAND Prizes, Prizes, Prizes!!!

4:25 Chamberlain Performing Arts – USA

FINALE –The Plano International Festival Fans, Board Members and Volunteers

(Someone will win one of many fabulous grand prizes. No one knows what the prizes will be

but the prizes are Fab-u-lous!!! You must be present to win!!!