A Central American dance group, a project of the Instituto Goethe, will perform Sunday at 6 p.m. in San José. This is an organization of young people backed by the Sistema de Integración Centroamericana.
German embassies and cultural centers are supporting the group’s tour through Central America, Locally support is from the Ministerio de Cultura y Juventud, Danza Universitaria of the Universidad de Costa Rica in San Pedro and the Escuela de Danza of the Universidad Nacional in Heredia.
The dancers are called the Compañía de Danza Centroamericana y el Caribe. There are 14 dancers from Central America and the Dominican Republic. The performance here will be in the ministry’s Teatro de la Danza at 6 p.m. The theater is in the Centro Nacional de la Cultura, the ministry building, on Avenida 7.
One goal of the dance group is to promote the exchange of cultural talent and social integration in the framework of contemporary dance, said an announcement. Two of the dancers are from Costa Rica.