Danza Contemporanea de Cuba with “Compas”

Photo Feature by Elio Delgado Valdes

elio2HAVANA TIMES — One of Cuba’s premiere dance ensembles, Danza Contemporánea de Cuba gave a stellar presentation recently at Havana’s Mella Theater of the work “Compas” (beat) with the choreography of Jan Linkens of Holland.

The piece includes rhythms of diverse origin: the human voice, Afro-Cuban percussion, guaracha, Bronx drums, mambo and waltz. The dancers, men and women, intertwine in a work that brings out pure emotions and includes quite complicated acrobatics.

Light, color, music and dance harmonize perfectly to summon the audience to enjoy life to the utmost.

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  • September 9, 2013 at 7:24 pm
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    Great company but the lighting at their shows is always terrible.

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