Dance Troupe to Civic Center

Above: Members of the versatile dance company Malpaso, coming to Des Moines Feb. 19. Photo: Anja Beutler.

Originating in Cuba, Malpaso is a passionate contemporary dance ensemble that works to bring Cuban dance into the 21st century by collaborating with top international choreographers. The troupe makes its Des Moines premiere on the Civic Center stage Tuesday, Feb. 19, with choreography by Osnel Delgado, Aszure Barton andOhad Naharin.

“Watching the choreography of Aszure Barton is like watching the physical unfurling of the human psyche” — Rebecca Gross, NEA Arts Magazine.

Ticket prices for the 7:30 p.m. program range from $16 to $61 at or the Civic Center box office.

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