Yusimi Moya Rodriguez doing an Orisha Yemaya dance

Yusimi Moya Rodriguez is a professional dancer educated on Arts University in Havana, Cuba. She has been working for several years at the state-run “Conjunto Folklorico Nacional de Cuba” (also known as “Ballet Folklorico”) and the private dance company “Ebony”. In her videos she is giving insights into the world of contemporary dance in Cuba and its unique technique, ¬†African traditions,American modern ballet and Creole popular styles, and focuses on afrocuban dance traditions.