CUBA: BALLERINA IN CUBA: Cuba-Ballerina-06

Catherine Conley watches as Cuban students Greta Hero Ortiz and Diego Donald Tapanes Valdes leap during  practice at the Cuban National School of Ballet in Havana, March 13, 2017. Conley has been impressed with what she calls the {quote}theatrical{quote} approach to dance that has made Cuban ballet so renowned. ©2018 Alex Garcia

Catherine Conley watches as Cuban students Greta Hero Ortiz and Diego Donald Tapanes Valdes leap during practice at the Cuban National School of Ballet in Havana, March 13, 2017. Conley has been impressed with what she calls the "theatrical" approach to dance that has made Cuban ballet so renowned. ©2018 Alex Garcia