Upcoming Events & Contact Us

IF you are interested in booking the APFD for a performance or dance workshop please write to us with one month in advance via email at Please inform us of the name of the event, date, time, and location. We look forward to hearing from you.

We are looking for sponsors and donations! Corporate sized or small local businesses, if you have interest in furthering the APFD dance group and the arts for a good cause please contact us!
We welcome everyone and would love to have you as a sponsor! We will definitely give you recognition.

E-mail us if you have any questions or comments.

Upcoming Events:

Cursos intensivos de Marinera Norteña y Danzas Peruanas
                    PRIMAVERA- VERANO 2018

     Dirigidos a niños, jóvenes y adultos.

     A. Clase en Shoreline
     Inicio: 5 de mayo de 2018

     Lugar: Ballinger Village
     20206 Ballinger Way NE Shoreline ,WA 98155

     B. Clases en Burien
     Inicio: 4 de mayo de 2018

     Lugar: New City Dance Academy
     408 SW 153rd ST.
     Burien, WA 98166

     C. Clases en Renton
     Inicio: 2 de junio de 2018

     “LETI - Fifth Annual Dinner and Dance Fundraiser”.
     Saturday, May 5th, 2018
     Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center
     23000 Lakeview Drive, Mountlake Terrace,98043

     “Microsoft Latin America Culture Day”
     Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

For more information, please call Sonia @ 425 218-2168 or email us @ Soniamarinera@ msn .com

Copa America Centenario – USA 2016

Flashmob de Marinera Norteña organizado por la academia SPDA en coordinación con el Consulado de Perú en Seattle para alentar a la Selección Peruana de Futbol.

CenturyLink Field en Seattle

Sabado 4 de junio a las 3:30 p.m.

Ensayo general : viernes 3 de junio a las 7:45 en el estudio de Shoreline.

Past Events:

Concurso Mundial de Marinera
Washington DC 2014
Domingo 9 de noviembre
Nova Community College Anandale Ernst Cultural Center
Virginia, Washington DC

Celebration of the 20Th Anniversary of the Academy Of Peruvian Folk Dances "Sonia Porras"
Celebraciòn del 20 Aniversario de la Academia de Danzas "Sonia Porras" en Seattle
Seattle Club Sur -
October 18th, 2014 @ 8:00 p.m. & October 19th, 2014 @ 1:00 p.m.
Tickets: Brown Paper Tickets -
Please see flyer for more details.

Marinera del Perú
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
San Fransisco, CA
June 25, 2011 @ 9:00 p.m.

APFD Dance Group
RAN - Rainier Room - Seattle Center
Sunday,  May 29, 2011 @ 2:00 p.m.

APFD Dance Group
Saturday, May 21 at 2:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.

Primer Aniversario de Ida- Zumba
APFD Dance Group
Sonny Newman’s Dance Hall-Seattle
Saturday May 21 @ 8:00 p.m.

APFD Dance Group
Seattle City Hall
Saturday, April 23, 2011 @ 4:00 p.m.

Curso de “Marinera y Festejo” Verano 2010
Inicio: Viernes 9 de Julio del 2010
Lugar: 201 N. 85th St. - Seattle’s Greenwood District

Concursos y Eventos de la Marinera en USA y Europa

Peña Criolla a beneficio de la Fundación Cultural de la Marinera
'Sonia Porras"

St. Thomas More Dalton Hall
Saturday, May 23, 2009 @ 5:00 p.m.
For further information, please go to link:

Marinera Norteña Workshop
Lynnwood Park and Recreation
April 24th to May 15th
June 5th to June 26th
July 10th to July 31st
August 7th to August 28th
For more information, please call: (425)745-9884 or e-mail us.

2007 Northwest Folklife Festival 
Sunday May 27th 

Marinera & Festejo Workshop  
SCT Room East 11:00 -11:50 am

Marinera & other Peruvian Dances
 International Dance Stage  2:50 – 3:20 pm.

Tacoma Community College
Saturday May 26th at 10:00AM
Peruvian Dances and Percussion from Perú

St. Thomas More - Dalton Hall
Noche Peruana del Reencuentro
Saturday May 26th at 7:30PM
Music and Dances from Perú

John Stanford International School
Friday, May 25th at 10:00AM
Workshop of Music and dance for all students

Meadowdale Elementary School
Friday, May 25th at 1:30PM
Workshop of music and dance for all students

Peña Criolla y Danzas Peruanas
Mojito's Restaurant - Seattle
Friday May 25th at 7:30PM

Safeco Insurance Company
Thursday May 24th at 11:00AM
Peruvian Dances and Percussion from Perú

Meadowdale Middle School
Thursday, May 22, 2008 at 10:20 A.M.
Workshop of Peruvian Music and Dances for all students

Meadowdale Elementary School
Thursday, May 22, 2008 at  2:00 P.M.
Workshop of Peruvian Music and Dances for all students

Friday, May 23, 2008

University Child Development School
Friday, May 23, 2008 at 11:00 A.M.
Workshop of Peruvian Music and Dances for all students

Peña Criolla y Danzas Peruanas
St. Thomas More  - Dalton Hall
Friday, May 23, 2008 at 5:00 P.M.
Music and dances from Perú