About Veronica Robles:
Performer and teaching artist Veronica Robles is considered the most authentic representative of Mexican music and culture 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 The Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. Her repertoire includes traditional Mexican melodies, her original songs, and other Latin American melodies. 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 through learning traditional dance, music, Spanish and Nahuatl language and wearing traditional outfits. 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 WGBH. Currently Veronica hosts and co-produces her own TV show, Orale con Veronica, in Telemundo Boston.