San Francisco Bay Area Cuban Festival 2016 is here. Mark your calendar! Two nights of performances October 7th and 8th, workshops October 9th, dance parties,fiesta infantil, rumba, descarga, and other activities. More information coming soon. Special show with workshop teachers and special guests.
(Psst. It's still a secret, but we are working hard to get two wonderful groups here from Cuba: Madera Limpia and Tumbao Habana. Also look for special guest percussionist Santiago Garzon.) Keep your fingers crossed that we succeed. Have a look at their exciting music here:
CultuCuba offers a variety of year-round dance classes in Oakland and San Francisco and Cuban Drum, Percussion, and Rhythm also in Oakland and San Francisco. For those travelling to Cuba, classes in Havana are taught by members of 7 Potencias troupe.
Two week or one week program (music and dance)
Manuel Suarez leads frequent licensed trips to Cuba, assisted by members of the Havana-based folkloric troupe 7 Potencias.
San Francisco Carnaval takes place in May. Join the CultuCuba Contingent at Carnaval again next year to dance, drum, or volunteer. So much fun!