Cuba 50 is supported by the
Cuban Ministry of Culture, Cuban Embassy,
ComoNo, Music Fund for Cuba, Cuba Solidarity Campaign, Unison, Unite,
Thompsons Solicitors, Cuban Tourist Board and business, community and
cultural organisations based in the UK and Cuba.
Cuba50 logo thanks to Phill Pennington, image used in logo thanks to James Sparshatt www.capitalculture.eu
21 July 2018 - 22 July 2018
Saturday July 21st 2018 - 11:30 - 01:00 Sunday July 22nd 2018 - 15:00 - 23:00 Various venues in Cambridge.
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: Two great days of Salsa workshops and partying, with a fantastic live band! More than 10 hours of workshop to choose from in: Salsa, AfroCuban, Ladies/Men Styling, Bachata and more. Classes for all levels. All indoors spaces. Non-stop partying until 1.00am on the Saturday night, and extra partying until 23:00 on the Sunday night. Professional live band RENE ALVAREZ LATIN BAND for a danceable concert on the Saturday night!
LINEUP: The programme features professional master teachers who have impressive track records of teaching nationally and internationally. It also actively promotes the new generation of teachers who have learned from the masters and are doing a great job developing Cuban salsa at the national level. In alphabetical order, please welcome: Biskit & Paola, London - Bachata Ismaray Chacon Aspirina, Cuba/Switzerland - Cuban style Damarys Farres, Cuba/London - Cuban style Moe Flex, London - Rueda/funk/partnerwork Esref "Parranda" Ulas, Sheffield - Merengue More artists TBC DJ Andrea Gallego Ortiz, Bachata Obsesion Cambridge - Bachata dancefloor DJ Vish, Club Salsa Cambridge - Kizomba DJ Esref Ulas, Parranda, Sheffield - Cuban floor DJ Sacha, Cambridge Cuban Salsa, Cambridge - Cuban floor