A Cuban Dance Company Celebrates Art and Diplomacy in the U.S.

A Cuban Dance Company Celebrates Art and Diplomacy in the U.S.

Based in Havana, Malpaso Dance Company brings Cuban contemporary dance into the 21st Century by collaborating with top international choreographers and nurturing new voices in Cuban choreography. Malpaso Dance Company is an associate company of Joyce Theater Productions. The company’s core artistic vision is led by resident repertory choreographer and artistic director Osnel Delgado . … Read more

This Famous Cuban Jazz Trumpeter is Also a Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient

This Famous Cuban Jazz Trumpeter is Also a Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient

Arturo Sandoval is a Cuban jazz trumpeter, pianist and composer. He was born in Artemisa, Cuba on November 6, 1949. 2013 Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient 2016 Honorary Doctorate recipient in Fine Arts from The University of Notre Dame 10 Time Grammy Award Winner Emmy Award Recipient 6 Time Billboard Award Winner 2015 Hispanic Heritage … Read more

PODCAST: Cubanisms, by Pedro Menocal

PODCAST: Cubanisms, by Pedro Menocal

Expressed as a map, Cuba’s linguistic heritage would resemble a map of the world. The words and phrases brought to life in Pedro Menocal’s new book, Cubanisms, don’t just step off the page but out of the undulating, living landscape of Cuba, past and present. Click here to read the Cuba Journal’s review of Cubanisms.