Saturday, October 10th, 11th:

A night of performances a day of workshops, Cuba Trips, film presentation, costume gallery, photo exhibition and more


This year the event is dedicated to the Cuban people wherever they are around the world and it will showcase the music, dance and the arts of Cuban culture. Thank you to everyone who supports Cuban people by promoting their culture or working to normalize relations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 10th, 2015 performances
October 11th 2015 workshops
Mission Cultural Center 2868 Mission Street, 
San Francisco, CA 94110

                                                              Special workshops October 11,                                                                               201510am-6:pm 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Roberto Borrel- Son and Popular Dance 12-1pm Studio B
Royland Lobato- Rueda de Casino 4-5 pm Studio B
Denmis Savigne- Rumba(Yambu, guaguanco) 3-4pm 
Columbia 4-5pm Studio A
Erick Barberia- Combo class (Rumba, Casino, Folklore) 11am- 12pm Studio B
Silvio Divo- Cuban Hatian( Gtmo Style) 11-2pm Studio B
Delvis Savigne- Intro to Cuban modern 10am- 11am Studio A
Adonis Damian- Contemporary Dance 1- 2pm Studio A
Yenne Guibert- Popular Dance (Cha Cha Cha, Mambo, Pilon) 2- 3pm Studio A
Karen Puerto- Casino, Cuban Salsa Suelta) 12- 1pm Studio A
Jose Roja- Afro-Cuban Folklore 1-2pm Studio B
Temistocles Betancourt- Cuban Hatian Santiago Style 5-6pm Studio B
Vladimir Cepeda- Percussion 3- 4pm Studio A
Angel Yoel- Afro-Cuban songs 10am- 11am Studio B
Afro-Cuban percussion 5- 6pm Studio A


Price: Full pass workshop (8 classes $90) 
Five classes pass (5 classes $65)
One class pass (1class $15)
A transaction and service fee will be added
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2371756

                          October 11th 6:00pm- 11pm


                                              Descargando Dance Party
                                        Cuban Salsa, Rumba, Reggaton and more

DJ Leydis

DJ JuanLove
DJ EMV
Price: $8


Children’s books available for purchase as well as packaged prints of the illustrations in Spanish and English versions by Cuban-born author painter and illustrator Rafael Arzuaga.

 

Come meet Cuban-born author and illustrator, Rafael Arzuaga, at the Mission Cultural Center in San Francisco on Sunday, October 11th. Rafael will be hosting a table in the Center Lobby from 10:30am to 3:00pm. Rafael is a painter who started writing and illustrating children’s stories when his daughter was born in 2008. He will have his three children’s books available for purchase as well as packaged prints of the illustrations from his books. Rafael’s books were written in Spanish and he has English language versions available as well.

Folkloric skirts for sale: Regina M Tolbert.
Sunday the 11th, Regina M Tolbert will be at the workshop from 12-3pm selling her creative handmade folkloric skirts.

October 10th 8:00 pm
Confirmed groups:

Dos Four
Grupo experimental Nago 
Latin Dance Groovers
Grupo Todavia
CultuCuba performing group
DJ EMV
DJ Leydis

Price:
$15 in advance
$20 at the door
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2370961

October 10th
Special event
WaltDigz presents: **FRESQUESITO** 10:00pm-2:00am
This month in collaboration with us, DJ WALTDIGZ, DJ PEPETIMBA, DJ BELEN will be hosting The SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA CUBAN FESTIVAL AFTER PARTY.
Bissap Baobab Oakland
381 15th Street, Oakland 

Film presentation
Costume gallery, 
Photo exhibition, 

**If you sign up for the Cuba Trip by October 10, 2015 you will have a full access pass to all the activities of the Festival.**

Cuba Trip 
Two week program
December 19, 2015- January 2, 2016 (music and dance)

One week (all percussion)
December 26, 2015- January 2, 2016

This trip will take you to see both the cultural highlights of Cuba as well as explore the everyday Cuban experience. The two week long program includes classes, workshops, lectures, excursions and live performances where you will interact directly with Cubans.

Program Fee Two weeks $ 3,175
One week $ 2,500
Fee includes:
-Round trip flight from Havana-select city
-License 
-4hrs of classes daily and daily materials
-Daily transportation 
-Lodging with your own private room & bathroom
-Two meals a day
-Itinerary
-Daily activities.

**If you sign up for the Cuba Trip by October 10, 2015 you will have a full access pass to all the activities of the Festival.**

Mark your calendar! Information on tickets, details, added events and newly confirmed participants will be posted soon.

sanfranciscobacubanfestival@gmail.com 
www.cultucuba.org

San Francisco

Bay Area

Cuban Festival

Join us on our next Trip to Cuba:

December 7, 2019 – December 18, 2019

Cuba is one of the most culturally dynamic places in the world, with an exceptionally high quality of arts.

 

This trip will take you to see both the cultural highlights of Cuba as well as explore the everyday Cuban experience

July 12, 2020 – July 24, 2020

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