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One of America’s Cultural Treasures

Ballet Hispánico

Noche de Oro: A Celebration of 50 Years
Eduardo Vilaro, Artistic Director

Fri, Apr 29
8:00 PM Pacific
$0 : UCSB Students (Current student ID required)
$51 - $66 : General Public
Includes facility fee
Note new date: This event was rescheduled from FRI, JAN 21 to FRI, APR 29, 2022.

“The Latin-American experience at last has a voice in the feisty, elegant dancing of Ballet Hispánico.” The New York Times

“The versatile Ballet Hispánico dancers are exquisite.” The Washington Post

Named one of America’s Cultural Treasures by the Ford Foundation, Ballet Hispánico celebrates Latinx cultures through innovative performances that elevate diverse artists and ignite cultural pride. This 50th anniversary program from the pioneering, New York-based company features Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s biting, West Side Story-inspired Tiburones. The award-winning Lopez Ochoa, a sought-after choreographer who excels at narrative ballet, has created works for 68 dance companies worldwide. Noche de Oro also includes Gustavo Ramírez Sansano’s 18+1 and Vicente Nebrada’s Arabesque.

Vicente Nebrada: Arabesque
Annabelle Lopez Ochoa: Tiburones
Gustavo Ramírez Sansano: 18+1


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Related Education Event:
Community Dance Class with Ballet Hispánico (CANCELED)
Wed, Jan 19 / 5:30 PM
State Street Ballet Academy, 2285 Las Positas Rd.
Reservations: (805) 563-3262 ext. 1 (health protocols apply)
Co-presented with State Street Ballet Academy

Major Sponsor: Jody & John Arnhold

Dance Series Sponsors:
Margo Cohen-Feinberg & Bob Feinberg,
Audrey & Timothy O. Fisher,
Barbara Stupay, and Sheila Wald

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