¡Adelante, Cuba! Festival Studio Events

Studio Event

Apr 22 – 28, 2018

Tickets start at $15

Overview

Overview

En Español

In addition to the dance and music performances on the mainstage, the ¡Adelante, Cuba! Festival features a series of intimate talks and master classes from some of its artists and special guests—offering an up-close look at the work of the inspiring Cuban and Latino dance artists, musicians, and performers of our time. 

Schedule

Schedule

¡Adelante, Cuba! Festival Kickoff
Sun, Apr 22 at 6pm
The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WNYC & WQXR
44 Charlton St
All tickets $20

Join jazz giant Arturo O’Farrill, tap artist Ayodele Casel, trumpet player Yasek Manzano, and more, for a lively evening of music and conversation hosted by Susan Fales-Hill as part
of her ongoing series in The Greene Space, Icons & Innovators

Tickets are available at www.thegreenespace.org.


Master Class: Music with Arturo O’Farrill and Yasek Manzano
Mon, Apr 23 at noon
The Barbara and David Zalaznick Studio at New York City Center
All tickets $15

Deconstruct Afro-Latin Jazz with bandleader Arturo O’Farrill and Cuban trumpet player/composer Yasek Manzano. This class is offered to advanced students and professional musicians, as well as to the general public who would like to observe.


Talk: What Is Afro-Latin Culture?
Mon, Apr 23 at 6:30pm
The Barbara and David Zalaznick Studio at New York City Center
All tickets $15 – includes live performances

Tanya Rivero, anchor of CBSN at CBS News, moderates a discussion with guests—including Arturo O’Farrill and Ayodele Casel—about what it means to be an Afro-Latin artist.


Talk: The Great Cuban American Songbook
Wed, Apr 25 at 6pm
The Barbara and David Zalaznick Studio at New York City Center
All tickets $15

The history of Cuban American musical collaborations is explored with special guests Arturo O’Farrill and Zenaida Romeu, music director of Camerata Romeu.


Master Class: Dance with Acosta Danza
Thu, Apr 26 at noon
The Barbara and David Zalaznick Studio at New York City Center
All tickets $15

Carlos Luis Blanco of Acosta Danza offers a glimpse into the technical rigor that underlies the training shared by members of Carlos Acosta’s new Cuba-based dance company. Gabe Globus-Hoenich (congas) will accompany Carlos Luis Blanco in his master class. This class is for advanced students and professional dancers.


Master Class: Dance with Ronald K. Brown
Sat, Apr 28 at noon
The Barbara and David Zalaznick Studio at New York City Center
All tickets $15

New York-based choreographer Ronald K. Brown reveals the African and Afro- Caribbean influences that inform his movement language. 

 

Gabe Globus-Hoenich (congas) will accompany Carlos Luis Blanco in his master class.

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Sponsors

Sponsors

Lead Sponsor

Ford Foundation

Major Support for the ¡Adelante, Cuba! Festival is provided by

Rockefeller Brothers Fund

Leadership Support for Dance at City Center is provided by

Howard Gilman FoundationHarkness Foundation for Dance

Support for the Artistic Innovation Fund is provided by

Lisa and Richard Witten