Fifth Annual CubaCaribe Festival of Dance and Music: 5, 50, 500...years of tradition
The applauded CubaCaribe Festival of Dance and Music marks its fifth anniversary. 5, 50, 500...years of tradition celebrates the multiplicity and inter-connectivity of time-honored and experimental performance arts in the Bay Area, Cuba, and the Americas. Over the course of three weekends CubaCaribe marks 5 years of the festival, 50 years since the Cuban Revolution, and 500 years of the colonization of the Americas. Drawing on the distinguished presenting performance artists the festival presents dance and music genres assembled from the Afro-Caribbean Diaspora...
Weekend 1: 50... years since the Cuban Revolution
April 17-18, 8 pm; April 19, 2 pm (Family Matinee) and 7 pm
Featuring: Juan Carlos Blanco & Omo Ache, Jeff Chambers & Ramon Ramos, Chancleteros, Las Que Son Son, Napoles Ballet Theater*
Weekend 2: 500... years of colonization of the Americas
April 24-25, 8 pm; April 26, 2 pm and 7 pm
Featuring: Alafia, Jeff Chambers & Kenny Washington, De Rompe y Raja, Paul Flores, Jaranon y Bochinche, Los Lupenos de San Jose, Eddie Madril of Four Winds, Mind Over Matter, Rica Salsa, Sandy Perez y Su Lade, Urban Jazz Dance*
Weekend 3: 5... years of the CubaCaribe Festival of Dance and Music
May 1-2, 8 pm; May 3, 7 pm
Featuring Alayo Dance Company, Emese: Messengers of the African Diaspora, El Wah Movement
*Please note that we will present two programs (A and B) on these weekends. Line up subject to change. Please check website for details. www.cubacaribe.org
Tickets are $10-$18.50.
For the $50 Especial (3 ticket festival package, one per weekend) please call 415-828-6489.
Dance Mission Theater
3316 24th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
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