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Acosta Danza – 100% Cuban

Acosta Danza – 100% Cuban Tour Spring 2022 Acosta Danza return with a programme of new and existing exceptional works. Back by popular demand are, Paysage, soudain, la nuit by visionary Swedish choreographer Pontus Lidberg and Impronta, which was created specially for Acosta Danza by Spanish choreographer Maria Rovira. Making their UK premieres are Hybrid, by the award-winning Cuban Norge Cedeno, Liberto by Acosta […]

Carlos Acosta – On Before

On Before Tour 2021 Valid Productions and its co-producing partner Norwich Theatre are delighted to announce that they will re-mount and tour On Before, an intensely personal evening of dance conceived, directed and performed by legendary Cuban dancer, Carlos Acosta CBE, as UK venues re-open in July and August 2021 emerging from the cultural crisis. […]

Acosta Danza – Evolution (UK Spring Tour)

UK Tour Spring 2020 International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta and his critically acclaimed Cuban company Acosta Danza perform a programme of new and existing works. Acosta makes a guest appearance in the iconic Rooster, choreographed by Christopher Bruce to music by the Rolling Stones. The company also perform new work, Paysage, Soudain, la nuit by […]

Acosta Danza Up Close

13-24 February 2020 Carlos Acosta’s own dance company is drawn from the best of Cuba’s dancers and performs a distinctive repertory that combines national and international flavours in technique, choreography and music. As a Sadler’s Wells International Associate Company, Acosta Danza is no stranger to London, and on this occasion the company will be seen in a […]

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, […]