The Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami was founded in 2006 as a non-profit, designed to showcase recently exiled Cuban dancers as well as other Latin American rising stars.
A teacher with the National Ballet School of Cuba credited with launching the careers of some of the island’s most famous dancers is giving classes in Florida.
Seven dancers who defected from Cuba over the weekend now have a home at the Cuban Classical Ballet in Miami.
Six Cuban National Ballet dancers, who fled while on tour, arrived in Miami Monday.
One of the original stars of “West Side Story Suite” will join the Miami City Ballet for the company’s premiere.
From the baseball field to the stage, former catcher Mike Piazza is set for his role with the Miami City Ballet.
The dancers from the Miami City Ballet company have been busy these days, rehearsing for Program II, which premieres Friday night at the Adrienne Arsht Center with four ballets.
At the age of 14, Mayumi Enokibara left her home in Brazil on a scholarship to study full-time with the Miami City Ballet. Her passion for plies and pirouettes has led this teen far from home and all she’s known.
It’s that time of the year again for ballet aficionados and families alike to enjoy the beauty and splendor of the George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker.
On stage, ballerinas make plies and pirouettes look effortless. But behind the scenes, hours and hours of training, stopping and going is the real life of a ballerina in The Miami City Ballet.