Gran Teatro de La Habana, Havana

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Gran Teatro de La Habana is a theater in Havana, Cuba, home to the Cuban National Ballet. It was designed by the Belgian architect Paul Belau and built by Purdy and Henderson, Engineers in 1914 at the site of the former Teatro Tacón. Its construction was paid for by the Galician immigrants of Havana to serve as a their community-social center. Located in the Paseo del Prado, its facilities include theatres, a concert hall, conference rooms, a video screening room, as well as an art gallery, a choral center and several rehearsal halls for dance companies. It hosts the International Ballet Festival of Havana every two years since 1960.
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  • We had been able to contact the theatre through Facebook before we travelled to Cuba, so knew that there was a contemporary dance event scheduled while we were there.. It was easy enough to buy...  more »
  • We couldnt possibly go to Havana and not visit the famous Gran Teatro - a beautiful theatre and famously home of Mr Carlos Acosta (my wife's favourite dancer). We saw some contemporary ballet - and.....  more »

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