20th-21st May 2017

Following an exceptional career as a ballet star, international dance icon Carlos Acosta has launched his brand new company, Acosta Danza.

Based in Havana, the company is made up of the best dancers Cuba has to offer who have trained in both ballet and contemporary dance styles. They will perform new and existing pieces by Cuban choreographers who have rarely been seen outside the country, and commission new pieces from international choreographers who will take inspiration from their iconic nation.

For this performance at the Lodz Festival in Poland they will perform works by the following choreographers; Marianela Boán, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Alexis Fernandez, Russell Maliphant and Carlos Acosta.

20th-21st May: Lodz Ballet Festival, Lodz, Poland