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Led by Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro, Ballet Hispánico 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 Hispánico 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 Hispánico is dancing better than ever.... This is to the credit of artistic director Eduardo Vilaro." -Backstage
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Ballet Hispánico’s New York Season is made possible by Jody & John Arnhold, The Howard Gilman Foundation, Goya Foods, Inc., The Harkness Foundation for Dance, The Frances Lear Foundation, The Princess Grace Foundation-USA, The Prospect Hill Foundation, The SHS Foundation, The Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, The Scherman Foundation, The Shubert Foundation, Inc., with public support from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Photo: Mario Ismael Espinoza and Kimberly Van Woesik in CARMEN.maquia (c) Paula Lobo