CubaCaribe Dancers in a recent performance. Photo by Andy Mogg.
The 9th Annual CubaCaribe Dance Festival will present performances, workshops, demonstrations and lectures by master and emerging Caribbean and Latino musicians and choreographers, April 12 through April 28 in San Francisco and Oakland.
The theme of this year’s festival is “Tributes to our Teachers.”
Among the groups that will perform are the modern dance company Danza del Caribe, which will come from Santiago de Cuba . This will be the first time this group has been to the U.S.
Performances will be held Friday, April 12 through Sunday, April 14 at the Dance Mission Theater, 2216 24th St. in San Francisco.
Danza del Caribe from Santiago de Cuba will perform Friday, April 19 at 7 p.m. at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Forum Theater, 701 Mission St. in San Francisco.
Performances will also be held Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 28 at Laney College Theater, 900 Fallon St. in Oakland.
For information go to www.cubacaribe.org. For tickets go to www.brownpapertickets.com