JOIN US for the premiere of HEART OF CUBA!
The first edition of Legacies Caribe brings to you “HEART OF CUBA”
- a celebration of Cuba's African roots with 2 formidable evenings of Afro-Cuban dance and music,
drawing from traditional ritualistic and contemporary dance traditions accompanied by an inimitable live drumming ensemble.
Featuring dance works by Cuban-Canadian artists – Arsenio Andrade Calderon (National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica) and
Jose Angel Carret (Danza Corpus, Carret Dance Conservatory), alongside Ballet Creole’s very own Artistic Director – Patrick Parson.
This production give hommage to two of the country's most influential figures in Cuban modern dance:
Ramiro Guerra Suárez, founder of Cuban contemporary dance; and
Eduardo Rivero Walker, the Artistic Director of Danza del Caribe until his final days
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 8pm
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 8pm
MERIDIAN ARTS CENTRE (formally Toronto Centre for the Arts), 5040 Yonge Street, North York, Ontario, M2N 6R8
or call 1-855-985-ARTS (2787)