Danza Contemporánea de Cuba

Thursday 23 February 2017 8pm
Barbican Hall
Silk St
London
EC2Y 8DS
020 7638 8891
barbican.org.uk

Cuba’s favourite dance company makes its Barbican debut. A stunning blend of Afro Caribbean rhythms, jazzy American modernism and inflections from European ballet, Danza Contemporánea de Cuba’s hybrid, hothouse style has been evoking the sensual heart of Cuban spirit for over 50 years.

This electrifying new show sees the company team up with leading choreographers, including Olivier award winner Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, the UK’s Theo Clinkard and the Company’s very own Cuban wunderkind George Céspedes.

Repertoire:
Reversible – Annabelle Lopez Ochoa
The Listening Room – Theo Clinkard
Maria Etnocentra – George Cespedes

“Drop-dead gorgeous, performed in such perfect sync, and with such sexy intensity, that you can’t tear your eyes away” The Telegraph

“An exotic hybrid of contemporary, classical and Caribbean styles” The Guardian

“There’s no salsa, no high-heeled rumba – just some of the finest contemporary dancers touring the world today” The Scotsman

Danza Contemporanea De Cuba,                   , Photographed in Furth, Germany, 2016 Danza Contemporanea De Cuba,                   , Photographed in Furth, Germany, 2016
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