The Pontus Lidberg Dance Company will debut today, October 30, with a show scheduled for 5:00 pm at the National Theatre, as part of the 24th Havana International Ballet Festival.
Some eight artists are included in the delegation, headed by Swedish dancer and choreographer Pontus Lidberg, who will lead the group in the interpretation of his work Faune, Within and Tactile, which has never been presented in Cuba.
In addition, the public will be treated to the world premiere of the play This was written on water, also by the artist, who has worked in the United States for some time.
While at the Mella Theatre, scheduled is a concert program by Cuba’s Camagüey Ballet, the Joburg Ballet from South Africa, the Hong Kong Ballet, the Winter Guests Company from Norway, and the National Ballet of Uruguay.
This 24th edition of the renowned festival continues through November 7, with artists from 25 countries performing, along with collateral activities, such as book launches, lectures, panel discussions, and art exhibits. (AIN)