The audiovisual "Era", a posthumous tribute to Prima Ballerina Assoluta, Alicia Alonso, was filmed in different locations in the Gran Teatro de la Habana and the capital, under the direction of Cuban director Pedro Pulido, says a press release from the Institute Latino of Music (ILM).
Cuba is an island of music and dance, where Son and Rumba constitute the roots of the well-known Cuban Salsa dance (also known as Casino) which have become an intricate part of the country´s culture. It is a lively, sensual dance that has gained popularity worldwide.
The Cuban dancing company Acosta Danza marks five years since its foundation, during which period it has shown great professionalism in all the stages where it has performed, inside and outside the Island.
Director general of the Cuban National Ballet (BNC), Viengsay Valdés, expressed gratitude to Catalonia, Spain for having awarded the 22nd Annual Prize of Stage Arts Critic 2019, for the quality and professionality of both works staged in the Tivoli Theater of Barcelona.
Upon postponing the 40th edition of the International Caribbean Festival due to the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, the intention is to take advantage of this celebration, from July 3 to 9, to revisit its legacy.
Viengsay Valdes, deputy artistic director of the Cuban National Ballet (BNC), on Monday recognized the contribution of film to dance as an essential art expression to record essential historical information.
The first dancers of the Ballet Nacional de Cuba (BNC) Viengsay Valdes, Anette Delgado and Dani Hernandez arrived today in Mexico to lead a season of the classic Giselle, in the version of director Alicia Alonso.
The Cuban psychoballet therapeutic project strengthens its presence in Latin America, the Caribbean and European nations, stressed Monday the creator of this treatment method for people with special needs, Georgina Fariñas.
Cuban and Swedish dance companies Danza Teatro Retazos and Memory Wax are immerse today in the preparations for the seventh edition of the Transitos Habana Festival, which will take place in this capital city from March 18 to 23.