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Compañía Acosta Danza (Cuba)

Hosted by the Consul of the Santiago de Chile Movies & Theatre Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 05 Jan 17:00 - 20:00

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Directed by Carlos Acosta
87 minutes All public
The company Acosta Danza, directed by the renowned Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta, arrives in Santiago in Mil with five pieces that represent the best of his repertoire, a dazzling fusion between classical ballet and contemporary dance. The first is Imponderable Protected content , created by the Spanish choreographer Goyo Montero for the company, with music by Owen Belton from the work of the Cuban singer Silvio Rodríguez: “A reflection on the incomprehensible, the indescribable and as the title says, we cannot measure, the weight of the soul, the spirit ”, explains Montero. Then it will be the turn of Fauno Protected content , by the Belgian Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, a pas de deux with music by Claude Debussy. Then there will be Around There is nothing Protected content , by Goyo Montero, with poems by Vinícius de Moraes and Joaquín Sabina; Mermaid Protected content , by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, another duet created especially to have Carlos Acosta and Marta Ortega on stage, and Diez Protected content , by the Spanish Jorge Crecis, a dance-sport piece that tests physical endurance and mental of ten dancers who take their bodies to the limit.