Inside Acosta/Danza, Where Risk Meets Reward

Inside Acosta/Danza, Where Risk Meets Reward

The 2018 Spansih film Yuli recounts the ascendancy of Cuban ballet star Carlos Acosta from the impoverished streets of Los Pinos to The Royal Ballet’s most decorated guest dancer. Now, as a choreographer, his ambitions turn toward directing Havana’s...
Carlos Acosta's "Carmen" Arrives in Texas

Carlos Acosta's "Carmen" Arrives in Texas

This story originally appeared in the August/September 2016 issue of Pointe. Carlos Acosta’s Carmen, a co-production with London’s Royal Ballet, Australia’s Queensland Ballet and Texas Ballet Theater, arrives in Dallas, September 16–18, and in...