Compagnie de Danse Jean-René Delsoin

This company of high-powered dancers and drummers, led by choreographer Jean-René Delsoin, cultivate a nuanced, sophisticated view of Haitian culture. Traditional movements, classical ballet and modern dance techniques along with Haiti's rich rhythms and sounds are projected in bold, emotionally resonant moments. Delsoin's work captures Haiti now - raw and refined, spiritual, powerful, and precarious. 

october-november 2012: U.S. Debut... 9 artists... 12 performances... 46 activities

The Kennedy Center - Washington, DC
South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center - Miami, FL
Coker College - Hartsville, SC
American Dance Festival - Durham, NC
University of North Carolina - Wilmington, NC
Lied Center for the Performing Arts, University of Nebraska - Lincoln, NE
Johnson Country Community College - Overland Park, KS

In the Press