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Photo Credit: Gabrielle Sprauve, Dandara Veiga, and Melissa Verdecia in Sombrerísimo | Photo by Susan Bestul
News & Reviews
April 10, 2019
THE SPIRIT: WESTY 2019 Honoree: Dance in the neighborhoodEduardo Vilaro, 54, fell in love with dance when he played Linus in his eighth grade production of “You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown” and made up a routine involving a towel for the part. “I was hooked,” he says. After that, he pulled his “Billy Elliott stunt” and began telling his parents he was going to Brazilian martial arts class when in fact he was sneaking into the ballet studio next door.
April 9, 2019
Dance Magazine Instagram: Get Ready with Me | Jared BogartGet ready with Ballet Hispánico's Jared Bogart.
April 8, 2019
BroadwayWorld: BWW Review: BALLET HISPÁNICO IS A DREAM OF DANCE DIVERTISSMENT at The Broad StageBallet Hispánico is not just a Spanish-oriented or Flamenco Dance Company. It covers many disciplined forms of dance, fusing them together and is both meticulous and marvelous at doing it.
April 3, 2019
Ballet Hispánico Announces CARNAVAL Gala 2019 UNITING · INSPIRING ONE DANCE AT A TIMEBallet Hispánico will honor Lourdes Lopez, Artistic Director of Miami City Ballet, with the Ballet Hispánico Toda Una Vida–Lifetime Achievement Award for her glass ceiling-shattering career as a Principal Dancer with the New York City Ballet, her extraordinary artistic leadership in the classical dance world, and for being a cultural ambassador for dance. The Ballet Hispánico Nuestra Inspiración Award will be awarded to the television sensation Dancing with the Stars for nurturing a new generation of dance lovers, inspiring people to dance, and showcasing dance in all of its diversity.
January 28, 2019
Ballet Hispánico’s 2019 New York Season at The Joyce Theater Featuring Two World PremieresBallet Hispánico, America’s leading Latino dance organization, brings its bold and eclectic brand of contemporary dance to The Joyce Theater with two world premieres from March 26-31, 2019.
January 15, 2019