Danza Contemporanea de Cuba 2010
23 February - 20 March 2010

"From the heat of Cuba comes the heart of dance"

Cuba is today producing some of the world’s finest contemporary and ballet dancers who are performing around the globe, setting standards of excellence both in terms of teachers and as performers. Leading the field is the unique and exciting Danza Contemporanea de Cuba who this year celebrate an outstanding 50 years of excellence with their first ever major UK tour.

World famous, but rarely seen outside of Cuba, this breath-taking company of 21 dancers bring the heat and passion of Cuba to the stage with an eclectic mix of contemporary dance fused with Afro Caribbean and Spanish styles. Working with the very best choreographers of the moment, including dance superstar Rafael Bonachela, these extraordinary dancers move seamlessly from classical to contemporary to Cuban.

Danza Contemporanea de Cuba is not just about performing technically difficult steps, it’s about the Cuban way of life – sensual, mystical, emotional – and is from the heart. A passionate, visually stunning and beautiful company this is a rare chance to catch this exciting company on tour.

“Some of the best dancers I have ever danced with” Carlos Acosta

Tour News

Donald Hutera welcomes back the Cubans

There’s a certain poetic justice in the fact that Danza Contemporánea de Cuba (DCC) was … Read more

Focus on: Miguel Iglesias Artistic Director of Danza Contemporanea de Cuba

Under the direction of Miguel Iglesias, DCC presents its dancers with exceptional opportunities and with … Read more

Tour Features

Rafael Bonachela

Profile: Spanish born choreographer Rafael Bonachela’s stellar career both as a dancer and choreographer began … Read more

Mats Ek

Profile: Mats Ek is the son of Anders Ek, one of Sweden’s most celebrated actors, … Read more

George Céspedes

Profile: George Céspedes was born in Holguin in Cuba in 1979 and studied dance and … Read more