Most representative dance groups of Havana
In the Cuban capital, all the dance styles can be seen in the different theater halls such as El Gran Teatro de La Habana (The grand theater), the National Theater, the Martí Theater, among others and other spaces such as El Palacio de la Rumba, the Cultural Center El Palenque and Callejón de Hamel, venues for folkloric events
.National Ballet of Cuba.
It is the most important Cuban ballet company and is considered one of the five best ballet companies in the world, after the Paris Opera, the Royal Ballet of London, the American Ballet Theater and the Bolshoi Ballet. It is considered that this company is the highest point of the strong and consolidated Cuban Ballet School
The company was founded on October 28, 1948 under the name of Ballet Alicia Alonso, taking the name of its great ballerina and founder, today General Director of the company.
Havana Compas Dance.
Company that emerged in 2004, whose artistic line expresses itself in a choreographic synthesis where the essence of Spanish dances merge with Afro-Cuban rhythms and contemporary dance through new aesthetic codes, in which dancers not only dance, but also work percussion with any element at their fingertips: sticks, castanets, heels, flip flops, chequerés and percussive chairs.Read More...