Ballet Hispanico UC Davis Mondavi Center Tickets
This year, Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, US Davis is bringing to you the performance by one of the nation’s leading dance organizations, Ballet Hispanico. The company has been exploring the art of Latino dancing for forty two years. By getting the Ballet Hispanico UC Davis Mondavi Center tickets, you can catch the Ballet Hispanico’s talented dancers as they perform a piece of the company’s diverse repertory . Preserving, exploring and celebrating the Latino culture through its inspiring performances, Ballet Hispanico is the only true representative of the Hispanic dance and culture in the US.
Based in Manhattan, Ballet Hispanico was founded by the recognized choreographer and dancer Tine Ramirez, in 1970. Starting off as a dance school, the company has grown from a performing arts troupe to a nation leading dance institution under some of the best choreographers and artistic directors. In 2009, the company came under the artistic leadership of Eduardo Vilaro who is the founder of Luna Negra Dance Theatre in Chicago. It was Vilaro’s educational background in dance and initiatives such as community outreach programs that helped the company build its founding values that eventually established it as a world-class dance company.
The company’s diverse repertory includes more than eighty five commissioned works that explore the vast Latino culture through a theatrical fusion of contemporary, classical and Latin dance. Ballet Hispanico has worked with around forty five choreographers hailing from places as like Mexico, Spain, Cuba, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, Trinidad, Argentina, Colombia and many more. With a total of 3,350 performances, the company has reached a total of three million people from three different continents.