Collapsible bullring at night during an encore performance. San José del Cabo, Baja California Sur.
Jorge Ramos waits for his cue to lip-sync “Caballo Prieto Azabache,” a classic ballad honoring a horse who died to save his owner. Tijuana, Baja California.
Brothers Ezequías, Ezequiel, and Gerson Virgen in front of their promoter’s truck. Cosío, Aguascalientes.
Josué Virgen enters the bullring followed by David Rodríguez Montiel and Joselito Hernández. El Volantín, Jalisco.
Juan Rezendis and Gerson Virgen prepare to do a paso de la muerte. Cosío, Aguascalientes.
Lupillo, Juan, and Baudelio at the beach during a break after a show in Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur.
Josué Virgen. Totaltiche, Zacatecas.
Enanitos Toreros enter the ring for a motorcycle show in Pico Rivera, California.
Audience members leaving the Toreo de Tijuana.
Tomás Emanuel waits to board a bus at the United States-Mexico border.
Tomás Emanuel waits at the United States consulate for an artist visa to join the Enanitos Toreros tour in the United States. Tijuana, Baja California.
Isabel Cortez hangs the family laundry in the patio of their home in Ciudad Neza. Estado de Mexico.
Verónica Alvarado González during her daily exercise routine while on tour. Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur.
In the afternoon before a show, Teresa Montiel, her daughter, Claudia, and her grandchildren, Emilio, Elías, Jonás, and Zuri, hang out in a hotel room.
Imelda gets her eyebrows plucked by her sister-in-law, Claudia, with their children Emilio and Jonás beside them. El Trapiche, Colima.
Claudia with her children, Isaac, Jonás and Zuri, nap in the crowded tour van. This was the first tour that her husband Ezequiel led as a promoter. Colima, Mexico
Tomás Emanuel, with a set list taped on the tour van. Riverside, California.
Valeria Parra Cortez at her fifteenth birthday party. Mexico City.
A boyhood portrait of Gustavo Vázquez Buendía hangs in his home in Mexico City.
Ricardo León and Juan Morales on a radio interview to promote the Enanitos Toreros show. Cabo San Lucas,  Baja California Sur.
Valeria Parra Cortez, at five years of age, poses in her kindergarden graduation dress. Mexico City.
Zuri Virgen as a maid of honor at her aunt Gloria Virgen’s quinceañera. Guadalajara, Jalisco.
Ricardo Reyes Acero gets dressed to perform as Banda Machos. He got his nickname, “Cucuy” (boogeyman), as a child.  Aguascalientes.
Verónica. Jerez, Zacatecas.
Yolanda Biviano. El Limón, Jalisco.
Teresa Montiel as popular feminist singer, Paquita la del Barrio, before a show in Jaltomate, Aguascalientes.
Imelda and David. Paraíso, Colima.
Lupillo, Ricardo, and Chuyito on board the S.S. Azteca, as they sail across the Sea of Cortés.
Baudelio, Lupillo, Ricardo, and Chuyito board a ferry to cross the Sea of Cortés for their tour through the Baja Peninsula.  This was the first trip away from home for Ricardo and Baudelio.
Gerson Virgen stands on the crew’s horse trailer. Cosío, Aguascalientes.
The bullfighters walk back to the construction site that serves as their hotel during a tour in Cabo San Lucas,  Baja California Sur.
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