International Festival of Ballet (Festival Internacional de Ballet de La Habana)

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Country and Region CubaLa Habana
Type of Festival Dance
Location of Festival Havana, La Habana, Cuba
Festival Contact Information

Cuban National Ballet
Calzada Street 510, between D and E,
Havana City, Cuba
Phones: (537) 832 4625 / 835 2948 /8 32 7752
Fax: (537) 833 3117

Festival Description

The first International Ballet Festival of Havana was held in 1960 and became a biennial event from 1974. The festival is one of the biggest and most-loved events of its kind in the country and attracts some of the top dancers from around the world. The National Ballet of Cuba hosts the event that continues to be one of the most prestigious ballet festivals in Cuba.

Festival Dates October 28 - November 6, 2010
Festival Links

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Articles and Reviews:
  • Ballet Company Sets a Trip to Cuba (The Wall Street Journal, July 30, 2010)
  • XXI Havana International Ballet Festival takes place from October 28th (Cuba News Headlines, October 13, 2008)


Practical Info:


Havana Gran Teatro
Paseo de Martí 458, esquina a San Rafael
Havana 10600 Cuba


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