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Latin Afro Cuban Dance Master Class this Saturday!

by New Jersey Performing Arts Center - February 27, 2019


Master classes at NJPAC Arts Education. Dance with some of the industry's top choreographers & educators!

Intermediate and advanced dancers ages 13 - 18

Saturday, March 2, 2019

12PM - 2PM

Lyvan Verdecia, a current member of Ballet Hispánico, leads a two-hour master class devoted to latin afro cuban dance. Participants get an opportunity to take a specialized course that is taught by an expert in this style of dance.

Verdecia was born in Havana, Cuba. He graduated from the National Ballet School of Cuba in 2013 and joined the ranks of the National Ballet of Cuba through December 2014, where he developed as a dancer and choreographer. He has had the opportunity to participate in festivals and has won gold and bronze medals at international competitions. He has shared the stage with Carlos Acosta in his Tocororo and with Viengsay Valdes in Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s Celeste. In 2017, Verdecia was awarded a Princess Grace Award in Dance.


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Newark, NJ 07102

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