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Time: December 7, 2018 at 8pm to December 8, 2018 at 8pm
Location: The Apollo Theater
Street: 253 W 125th St, New York, NY 10027
City/Town: New York
Website or Map: https://www.apollotheater.org…
Event Type: dance
Organized By: Emily
Latest Activity: Oct 20, 2018
Ballet Hispánico, the nation's premier Latino dance organization, returns to the Apollo stage with its celebrated CARMEN.maquia by Gustavo Ramírez Sansano on Friday and Saturday, December 7 and 8, 2018 at 8:00pm. Ballet Hispánico is sponsored by GOYA, which has sponsored the company since 1977.
A Picasso-inspired, contemporary take on Bizet's beloved classic, the physically charged and sensual choreography fuses contemporary dance with nods to the Spanish paso doble and flamenco. Originally created for the Luna Negra Dance Theater of Chicago, CARMEN.maquia premiered in New York at the Apollo in 2014, the first full-length narrative dance work in Ballet Hispánico's nearly 50-year history.