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Brian González

Born in Havana, Cuba. Brian joined the Ballet Elementary School “Alejo Carpentier” in 2003 and five years later he continued his ballet studies at the National School of Art “Fernando Alonso”. Upon graduation from the Higher Secondary Level of this specialty, he became part of the National Ballet of Cuba, under the direction of Alicia […]

Arelys Hernández

She was born in Havana and began her studies in 2003, at the Elementary School of Ballet Alejo Carpentier. Five years later she continued her training at the National School of Art, specializing in modern, folkloric and contemporary dance. During this period, she choreographed Ventana 7, a piece presented at the Impulso Festival organized by the company Danza Retazos. In […]

Maikel Pons

He was born in the province of Guantánamo. He began his dancing studies at the Regino E. Boti School in 2006. In 2009, he continued his studies at the José María Heredia School in Santiago de Cuba. In 2012 he graduated as a professional dancer and joined the cast of the company Danza Libre, from […]

Patricia Santamarina

She was born in London, England. In 2005 she began his studies at the Elementary School of Ballet “Alejo Carpentier” and then, in 2010, at the National School of Ballet “Fernando Alonso”. She graduated Suma Cumme Laude in 2014 as a dancer and ballet teacher and joined the cast of the National Ballet of Cuba, […]

Patricia Torres

She was born in the Artemisa province. At the age of ten, she began her classical ballet studies at the Cuba-Canada Vocational School ofArt. She continued her training at the Fernando Alonso National Ballet School. During those years she obtained, among other recognitions, the Female Bronze Medal, in the modality, pas de deux in the […]

Penélope Morejón

She was born in Cienfuegos. In 2005 she began her dance studies at the Benny Moré art vocational school in her province, during that period she obtained a joint prize for choreographic creation with the piece Rencuentro. She continued her training in the Province of Villa Clara at the Samuel Feijóo Professional School of Art, […]

Acosta Danza Evolution (Luxembourg)

29th-30th November 2019 After a critically acclaimed national and international tour, Carlos Acosta’s eclectic Cuban company bring a programme of new and existing works to Luxembourg. For this tour, in which Acosta himself makes a guest appearance, the vibrant Cuban company will perform new and existing ballet and contemporary works, including Paysage, Soudain, la nuit by […]

Acosta Danza Evolution (London)

18th-23rd November 2019 After a critically acclaimed national and international tour, Carlos Acosta’s eclectic Cuban company bring a second programme of new and existing works to Sadler’s Wells. Acosta himself makes a guest appearance in the iconic Rooster, choreographed by Christopher Bruce to music by the Rolling Stones. The Company also perform new works, Paysage, Soudain, la nuit by visionary […]

Acosta Danza Evolution (Birmingham)

11th & 12th November 2019 Following an exceptional career, acclaimed international ballet superstar Carlos Acosta brings his newly established company, Acosta Danza, back to Birmingham Hippodrome. For this second tour, in which Acosta himself makes a guest appearance, the vibrant Cuban company will perform new and existing ballet and contemporary works, including Paysage, Soudain, la […]

Acosta Danza Evolution (Edinburgh)

1st & 2nd November 2019 International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta brings his critically acclaimed Cuban company, Acosta Danza, to Edinburgh ahead of his exciting appointment as Artistic Director of Birmingham Royal Ballet in January 2020. In this programme of new and existing works, Acosta himself makes a guest appearance in the iconic Rooster, choreographed by […]