Carlos Acosta and dance critic Donald Hutera explain what makes Cuban ballet so special, plus vox pops from the start of the UK tour.
Ballet Nacional de Cuba at The Lowry
Wed 14 April - Thu 15 April - Ballet Nacional de Cuba's Magia de la Danza
Fri 16 April - Sat 17 April - Ballet Nacional de Cuba's Swan Lake
Two vibrant programmes from the company famed for invigorating Western classics with Cuban passion, with a special guest appearance by Carlos Acosta on Thu 15 April at 7.30pm.