Acosta Danza – Evolution
3 March - 11 April

“Beg, borrow or steal a ticket for Acosta’s exhilarating Cuban trip. A striking show” - ★★★★ EVENING STANDARD

“This is a company worth seeking out for its strength, buoyancy and versatility” - ★★★★ THE TIMES

“Carlos Acosta’s Havana-based troupe makes no wrong steps in this charming, evocative and sharply technical mix” - ★★★★ THE GUARDIAN

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Dance Consortium presents

Acosta Danza – Evolution

Produced by Sadler’s Wells and Valid Productions. Co-produced with Birmingham Hippodrome; The Lowry, Salford and Norwich Theatre Royal
UK Tour Spring 2020

International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta and his critically acclaimed Cuban company Acosta Danza perform a programme of new and existing works.

Acosta makes a guest appearance in the iconic Rooster, choreographed by Christopher Bruce to music by the Rolling Stones. The company also perform new work, Paysage, soudain, la nuit by visionary Swedish choreographer Pontus Lidberg and Impronta, which was created specially for Acosta Danza by Spanish choreographer Maria Rovira. Inspired by Vaslav Nijinsky’s L’après midi d’un faune, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui completes the bill with masterpiece Faun, set to Debussy’s original score with additional music from Nitin Sawhney.

Photos © Toti Ferrer (Faun), Tristram Kenton (Rooster), Manuel Vason, Enrique Smith Soto, Buby, Kike, Panchito González, Santiel Rodríguez, Yuris Nórido

Tour Features

Pontus Lidberg

Profile: Choreographer, film-maker, dancer and recipient of a 2019 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, Pontus Lidberg has … Read more

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Profile: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui’s debut as a choreographer was in 1999 with Andrew Wale’s Anonymous Society. … Read more

Christopher Bruce

Profile: Christopher Bruce trained at the Ballet Rambert School. He joined Ballet Rambert in 1963 where … Read more

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