Danys “La Mora” Pérez 2017-01-06T23:07:29+00:00

Project Description

Danys “La Mora” Pérez

Danys “La Mora” Pérez

Danys “La Mora” Pérez is a master of Afro-Cuban folkloric dance from Santiago de Cuba, and has special expertise in the unique styles of her native region of Oriente province. La Mora was a member of Cuba’s national folkloric ballet company, Cutumba, for 18 years, and was granted the designation of primera bailarina and primera profesora by the National Dance Commission of Cuba. She is the founder and artistic director of Oyu Oro Afro-Cuban Experimental Dance Ensemble in New York City. Along with her expertise, La Mora will introduce you to a number of other master dancers and teachers straight from Cuba.

Danys ‘La Mora’ Perez teaches Afro Cuban Explosión at our Gibney location.
Check the weekly schedule for dates.