Iroko Dance and Performance Center
Elena Garcia is a Cuban dancer and choreographer
with a degree in Modern Dance and Cuban Folklore from the National School of Arts of Cuba
(ENA). Former member of the Conjunto Folklorico Nacional de Cuba,
she has dedicated her artistic career to exposing international audiences to Cuban
From Iroko's web page: " Iroko Dance & Performance Center opened its door on
February 14, 1998 with the purpose of promoting the expressions of the African Diaspora in
the Caribbean. We hold lecture demonstrations and in-studio performances regularly. We
also present art exhibitions with Caribbean themes in collaboration with the Experimental
Iroko Dance & Performance Center is also the home of Iroko
Afro-Cuban Dance Theater, a multi-ethnic group devoted to Afro-Cuban music and dance.
Since then the group has appeared at many local events and TV programs. Recently the group
appeared in the TV series: "Sins of the City" on The USA Network."
Feb 13, 1999
Performance by Iroko's resident group, the Iroko Afro-Cuban Dance
Theater in Miami.
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