Havana, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Over 700 dance lovers around the world will attend the international meeting ”Baila en Cuba” (Dance in Cuba), which will take place in Havana from November 20 to 26, according to the organizers.
This time, they will pay tribute to danzon dance, considered on this island as a ‘genuine expression of Cuban identity’, the organizers said.
Baila en Cuba will have a comprehensive program consisting of dance classes to teach different genres of popular music, and concerts of prestigious orchestras that make casino and salsa.
The event will take place in other places besides the capital. One of the venues will be Varadero, famous beach area at the western province of Matanzas.
The headquarters of the teaching program will be the National School of Art in Havana. The concerts will take place at the Benny More Salon Rosado de la Tropical.
This annual event started 11 years ago and brings together casino dancers and dance academies from Europe and the United States.
According to the organizers, the cultural tourism program of Baila en Cuba is one of the main attractions for European visitors.
Although there are more than 200 salsa meetings in the world, the Cuban meeting attracts many people thanks to its organization, which takes into account the different dance skills of the participants.