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Liliana Menendez

Liliana Menéndez Menéndez

About this Artist

Liliana Menéndez was born in Matanzas, Cuba. She began her studies at the Vocational School of Art Alfonso Perez Isaac, continuing them in the National School of Ballet Fernando Alonso. In 2013, she graduated as a dancer and teacher of ballet and joined the cast of the National Ballet of Cuba.

Her repertoire includes: Giselle, Swan Lake, Don Quixote, Sleeping Beauty, Nutcracker, Coppélia and the Paquita grand pas. She has also participated in pieces such as Michel Fokine's La Sylphide; Prologue to a tragedy by Brian McDonald; Tula, Impromptu Lecuona, In the light of your songs, Pictures in an exhibition, Shakespeare and his masks, Threshold and In the shadows of a waltz by Alicia Alonso; Dionea by Cuban choreographer Gustavo Herrera; I, you, he she and The story by Ely Regina Hernández; Time of Danzón and Cuba inside a piano by Eduardo Blanco and in the spectacle The magic of the Dance.

In 2016 she joined Acosta Danza and since then she has danced with the company in Europe, the United States and South America.