Latin Ballet of Virginia

The Latin Ballet of Virginia’s NuYoRican is a visual love letter to Hispanic culture. See it in Charlottesville Sunday, November 10. Publicity photo

ARTS Pick: NuYoRican

The Latin Ballet of Virginia’s NuYoRican is a visual love letter to Hispanic culture. The contemporary production tells the story of Puerto Rican immigrants arriving in New York City in the 1940s, and the challenges they faced as well as the bonds they created while establishing roots in a new country. Under the artistic direction […]

Poetry and traditional dance form the inspiration for the Latin Ballet of Virginia’s Poemas at PVCC on Saturday. Publicity photo

ARTS Pick: Latin Ballet of Virginia

It may take two to tango, but this time around, the Latin Ballet of Virginia dance company puts classical forms, flamenco and tango to the writings of Edgar Allan Poe, Alfonsina Storni, Pablo Neruda and Federico García Lorca. Poemas melds words with a showcase of contemporary and traditional Latin American and Spanish dance to give […]

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