Spanish television was placing the final touches on a documentary about Cuban prima ballerina Alicia Alonso, one of the all-time legends of classical ballet and the creator of a universal style.
Directed by Nicholas Garcia, "Imprescindible: Alicia Alonso" will be screened first in October in
The documentary pays tribute to Alicia's enduring legacy, as the founder, together with Fernando and Alberto Alonso, of a company and a school considered by international critics as one of best in the world.
Alicia's ties with Spain, where there is a university department with her name, are longstanding. As she herself recounts in one of her personal memories, the emergence of her passion for dance is tied to