14021468 930214543770684 7433351817941833718 nAlberto Valdes, Italy

Alberto was a member of "Tercer Mundo“ dance company, "Conjunto Folclorico“, "Cabaret Continental“ and "Tropicana De Cuba“ which he performed and traveled with all around the world. Alberto is known for his elegance while performing and teaching, as well as for his professionalism and energetic spirit. 

He is the first promoter of body expressiveness and gesture of Afro-Cuban dances and one of the first promoters of Cuban salsa and rueda de casino in Italy. He has won many dance awards and given workshops and performances in many festivals in the world, graduated from the F.I.D.P. (Italian Federation of Professional Dances) and F.I D.S. (Italian Federation of Sports Dances). 

He is the creator, choreographer and director of "Clave Negra“ his present dance group, with which he continues traveling, giving workshops and performances all over the world with huge success.




The New York International Salsa Congress is New York City's largest and longest-running Latin dance and music event where the world comes to dance every Labor Day Weekend. This year is the 18th annual edition and will take place at the prestigious New York Marriott Marquis, in the heart of Times Square, footsteps from Broadway theaters, museums and other NYC attractions.  

Featuring live band concerts, performance showcases, instructional workshops, and non-stop social dancing all in the center of the world's greatest city, come see why the NYISC brings thousands of attendees from New York and over 40 countries worldwide for an annual celebration of Latin dance, music and culture.

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