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Acosta Danza: Debut – The Lowry, Salford

Artistic Director: Carlos Acosta Choreography: Marianela Boàn, Justin Peck, Goyo Montero, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Jorge Crecis Reviewer: Peter Jacobs Carlos Acosta created Acosta Danza in 2015 to harness and showcase young Cuban dancers with skills in both classical and contemporary dance and to create a diverse repertoire that reflects at its core choreographers from the Spanish-speaking world. Acosta’s immense star ...

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Danza Contemporánea de Cuba – Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Artistic Director: Miguel Á Iglesias Choreographers: Annabelle López Ochoa, Theo Clinkard, George Céspedes Reviewer: Karen Bussell Fusion. African – Latino; male - female; military – revolution; individualism- group mentality; soundtrack – dance; conformity – subversion: Havana’s shoestring company Danza Contemporánea de Cuba celebrates the intrinsic fusion of its homeland through works by the company’s own George Céspedes, Olivier award-winner Annabelle ...

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Danza Contemporánea de Cuba – Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

Director: Miguel A Iglesias Reviewer: Barbara Michaels   If you are expecting salsa and samba rhythms á la Strictly – forget it.  But hot, hot, hot – yes! This is the country that gave birth to Carlos Acosta, remember, so it’s hardly surprising that Danza Contemporánea de Cuba dance fast, dance fun, dance tears, and all with an expertise that ...

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Danza Contemporanea De Cuba – The Lowry, Salford

Danza Contemporánea de Cuba in Matri -Etnocentra -Foreground Iosmaly Ordoñez

Choreographers: Annabelle López Ochoa, Theo Clinkard, George Céspedes Reviewer: Jo Beggs Choreographer Annabelle López Ochoa describes the dancers of Danza Contemporanea De Cuba as “strong and abundant with energy…very generous and high powered dancers which is common for them – quite uncommon in the rest of the world…they dance like to last time they are going to dance”. All of ...

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Danza Contemporánea de Cuba – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Lucia Cox [Rating:4] Imagine, if you will, a blend of Afro Caribbean rhythms, electronic soundscapes and European Ballet, throw in some nods and hints to the great choreographers of the last century (Bausch, Graham, Cunningham), then throw it into disarray with boundless energy and a company with world class choreographers to boot and you have what is known as ...

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Danza Contemporanea de Cuba – Milton Keynes Theatre

Director: Miguel A Iglesias Choreographers: George Céspedes, Kenneth Kvarnström, Itzik Galili Reviewer: Maggie Constable [rating:4.5] Well, you are certainly not going to get sunshine the way this summer is panning out but you will most definitely get that warm, fuzzy feeling you so cherish from Danza Contemporanea de Cuba at Milton Keynes theatre tonight and tomorrow! Dance Consortium, a group ...

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