Led by Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro, Ballet Hispanico is recognized as the nation’s leading Latino dance company.
The Company holds a rich and diverse repertory of over 100 works by the foremost choreographers and emerging artists of our time. The works expand on founder Tina Ramirez’s legacy of exploring the diversity of Latino culture through a fusion of classical, Latin, and contemporary dance powered by theatricality and passion. The Company has performed for an audience of nearly 3 million, throughout 11 countries, and on 3 continents.
"The Latin-American experience at last has a voice." -The New York Times
"The members of Ballet Hispanico are 12 of the most technically accomplished and musical dancers you'll find in the contemporary sphere." -The Washington Post
"The Latin-flavored, New York-based contemporary ballet troupe Ballet Hispanico is dancing better than ever.... This is to the credit of artistic director Eduardo Vilaro." -Backstage
Official Tour Sponsor of Ballet Hispanico
Ballet Hispanico’s 2015 season is made possible by Jody & John Arnhold, Goya Foods, The Harkness Foundation for Dance, The Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, The Shubert Foundation, with public support from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and Spain Culture New York-Consulate General of Spain & Spain Arts & Culture.
Photo: Mario Ismael Espinoza and Kimberly Van Woesik in CARMEN.maquia (c) Paula Lobo