253 West 125th Street
(Between Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard and Frederick Douglass Boulevard)
New York, NY 10027
Ballet Hispanico at the Apollo
Sat, Dec 17, 2011, 2:00 pm - 11:59 pm
$28, $38, $48. Groups of 10 or more get 20% off.
In their Apollo debut, the nation’s preeminent Latino dance company Ballet Hispanico, accompanied by Arturo O’Farrill & the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, will astound audiences with three spectacles: the world premiere of Asuka, an exuberant homage to salsa legend Celia Cruz by artistic director Eduardo Vilaro, Club Havana with music from the Buena Vista Social Club, and Tito on Timbales celebrating Apollo legend Tito Puente.
The 2 pm matinee performance will include a 30-minute educational chat and Q&A with Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro.
The performance is sponsored by Goya.