Feature Category: Acosta Danza – Evolution

Pontus Lidberg

Profile: Choreographer, film-maker, dancer and recipient of a 2019 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, Pontus Lidberg has firmly established himself as a creative and visionary artist, merging dance and film. As a choreographer for the stage, Lidberg has created works for dance … Read more

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Profile: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui’s debut as a choreographer was in 1999 with Andrew Wale’s Anonymous Society. While Cherkaoui’s initial pieces (Rien de Rien, Foi, Tempus Fugit) were made as a member of les ballets C de la B, he also made … Read more

Christopher Bruce

Profile: Christopher Bruce trained at the Ballet Rambert School. He joined Ballet Rambert in 1963 where he was acclaimed as one of the most gifted performers of his generation, and remembered particularly for his performances in Glen Tetley’s Pierrot Lunaire and … Read more

Carlos Acosta

Profile: Born in Havana in 1973, Carlos trained at The National Ballet School of Havana in Cuba. After winning a succession of awards, including 1990’s Prix De Lausanne, he went on to dance professionally with the world’s most prestigious companies, with … Read more