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News & Reviews

December 1, 2016

TDF Stages: Watch: Ballet Hispánico Celebrates the Scope of Latin Culture  PDF

 Meet Ballet Hispánico, where Latin cultures and American culture are all part of the artistic vision. 

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November 20, 2016

New York Times: Review: Ballet Hispánico Adds Style and Bounce to an Apollo Homecoming  PDF

 Eduardo Vilaro, the artistic director of Ballet Hispánico, looked out from the Apollo Theater stage and told the excited crowd, "This is home." Since 2011, his company has appeared at the Harlem theater annually around this time of year, and these perfroamnces have offered the best expression of how Mr. Vilaro, at the helm since 2009, has been maintaining and transforming this 46-year-old troupe.

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November 18, 2016

Dance Teacher Magazine: What My Teach Taught Me: Lyvan Verdecia  PDF

When Ballet Hispánico’s Lyvan Verdecia was studying at the Cuban National Ballet School as a teenager, Martha Iris Fernandez helped him perfect his turns. “Male dancers in Cuba are known for their turns and their jumps. For me, jumps always came naturally, but turns--not so much."

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Press Releases

September 30, 2016

Ballet Hispánico presents Diálogos at the Arnhold Center Flamenco: Finding Voice Through Fusion  PDF

 Ballet Hispánico, celebrating over 45 years of bringing individuals and communities together to celebrate and explore Latino Cultures, announces the continuation of its new conversation series, Diálogos at the Arnhold Center, which explores the connections between the arts, social justice, and Latino culture.

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February 12, 2016

Ballet Hispanico Announces Its 45th Anniversary New York Season at The Joyce Theater  PDF

 ballet Hispanico celebrated its 45th anniversary New York Season at the Joyce Theater from April 5-10, 2016 with eight performances featuring a New York Premiere and a special matinee for children and families.

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