Ballet Hispanico

Ballet Hispanico


Neighborhood: Upper West Side
Type of Place: Dance


ABOUT BALLET HISPANICO Celebrating 41 years of dance and culture, Ballet Hispanico was founded by Tina Ramirez and is recognized as the nation's preeminent Latino dance organization. Now led by Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro, Ballet Hispanico has grown from its grassroots origins as a dance school and community-based performing arts troupe to become a world-class institution that explores, preserves, and celebrates Latino cultures through dance. With a professional Company that has performed for an audience of over 2 million throughout 11 countries on 3 continents; a School of Dance unique in its emphasis on ballet, modern and Spanish dance; and an Education & Outreach division that creates extensive programming for public schools, both in New York and around the country, Ballet Hispanico builds new avenues of cultural dialogue and shares the joy of dance with all communities. For more information, visit Follow Ballet Hispanico on Facebook and Twitter.

  - Emily, 6/3/12

Ballet Hispanico
167 West 89th Street
New York, NY 10024
(212) 362-6710