Latina Choreographers Program
Acclaimed for exploring, preserving and celebrating Latino cultures through dance for nearly 50 years. Ballet Hispánico makes its Northrop debut in a thrilling program of works by Latina choreographers. Michelle Manzanales recalls her childhood as a Mexican-American growing up in Texas in the heartfelt and humorous Con Brazos Abiertos. Belgian-Colombian choreographer Annabelle Lopez Ochoa gives the company’s male dancers a chance to unleash their technical prowess and charismatic theatricality in the sexy and animated Sombrerísimo. Tania Pérez-Salas reflects on the circularity of movement through life reflected in the number Pi with her 3. Catorce Dieciséis.
Thu, Oct 4, 6:15 pmBest Buy TheaterFREE and open to the public
Gain insight into the performance at an in-depth conversation about the company and the evening’s program.
Some fun facts about the dance company and program
“Hecho en México” made choreographer Michelle Manzanales think about her own experiences.
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