Thursday May 11th, 2017 Darian

CHOREOGRAPHY CONTEST

The biannual Choreography Contest of Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba was inaugurated in 1995 as the first competition of its kind on the Island. It is aimed at individuals (whether or not professionals); dance schools, and dance groups with the purpose to stimulate the development of choreography.  Its nineteenth edition will take place in June, 2017 in the Avellaneda Hall of the Teatro Nacional de Cuba, in La Habana, as part of the celebrations for the 25th anniversary of Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba (LADC). A prestigious jury will present three first place awards and special recognition to the best individual interpretation, collective interpretation, use of props, and costume design.

Applications accepted: 6 Feb – 31 March

Auditions:  Tues., April 18, and Wed. April 19 at 10:00am

Competition:  Thu. 22 and Fri. 23 June at 7:00pm

Studios of the Company

Avellaneda Hall, Teatro Nacional de Cuba

Tuesday, April 18, 10:00 a.m., headquarters of the company (auditions)

Friday, April 19, 10:00 a.m., headquarters of the company (auditions)

Thursday, June 22, 8:30 p.m., Avellaneda Room, National Theater of Cuba (gala competition)

Friday, June 23, 8:30 p.m., Avellaneda Room, National Theater of Cuba (gala awards)

Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba

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