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The largest donation ever made to performing arts schools in Cuba

by: Natasha Hickman | on: Friday, 22 November 2019

In November 2019 we were honoured to receive a visit from Apidio Alonso Grau, the Cuban Minister of Culture who presented a wonderful letter of read more

Alicia Alonso Statement on passing of Cuban ballet legend Alicia Alonso

by: Natasha Hickman | on: Friday, 18 October 2019

We mourn the sad passing on 17 October of the phenonemon that was Alicia Alonso, the godmother of Cuban ballet. Overcoming near blindness and numerous other read more

Thousands of instruments shipped to Cuba

by: Natasha Hickman | on: Friday, 19 April 2019

Over 4,000 musical instruments were shipped to Cuba in an amazing show of solidarity and friendship. Over 4,000 musical instruments, 3,000 pairs of ballet shoes read more

Play for Cuba appeal send-off

by: Natasha Hickman | on: Wednesday, 10 April 2019

In April, a huge lorry carrying a 40ft shipping container, filled to the brim with donated instruments and dressed with a Cuban flag, was parked read more