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¡Adelante, Cuba! Festival

New York City Center
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¡Adelante, Cuba! Festival is a celebration of the rich and vibrant artists of Cuba featuring dance, music, talks, and master classes.
Learn more: https://www.nycitycenter.org/events-tickets/AdelanteCuba/?id=2228

On April 25­–27, international superstar Carlos Acosta’s company, Acosta Danza, performs a diverse selection of pieces that capture the energy of this island nation.
Learn more: https://www.nycitycenter.org/pdps/AdelanteCubaDance/?id=1875

The Festival closes on April 28 with an evening of Afro-Cuban music curated by and featuring six-time Grammy Award winner Arturo O’Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, with a cavalcade of special guests who illuminate the best of traditional Cuban music through modern innovation. Also joining O’Farrill in this one-night-only concert are famed singer Omara Portuondo; jazz pianist Roberto Fonseca; Camerata Romeu, the first all-female string orchestra in Latin America; trumpet player Yasek Manzano, and tap artist Ayodele Casel.
Learn more: https://www.nycitycenter.org/pdps/AdelanteCubaMusic/?id=1896

In addition to the 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.
Learn more: https://www.nycitycenter.org/pdps/adelante-cuba-festival-studio-events/?id=2860