Presenting Cuban artist Lazaro Betancourt and his artwork

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Oslo Caribbean Feeling is all about Caribbean culture, in music, dance and other art forms. We are proud to welcome artist Lázaro Betancourt back to show more of his work this year. First time Lázaro presented his art at the festival, was in 2016.

Lázaro is a Cuban artist making beautiful carvings on precious wood. During his residency in Norway, he has also started to create painting with various afro-cultural themes and color combinations. He will also bring some of his painting to the exhibition the coming weekend, a part from his wooden sculptures.

Make sure to visit Vinterhagen some time Saturday or Sunday between 13 and 18 hrs. His pieces are also for sale.

 

 


Showtime!

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Oslo Caribbean Feeling is all about culture, music and dance. Learning, doing and enjoying while watching. This year we are proud to present both professional, semi-professional and student team shows, from the following artists:

 

Tamba & Emanuela

He is French, she is Italian and they are the new dancing couple to hit the International Salsa scene! Based in the UK, both very versatile dancers and performers, they have this undeniable passion for dancing which is contagious to whoever dances or learns with them. Tamba and Emanuela are a combination of technique, energy, style and knowledge. They are specially known for their fusion style where they marry Mambo/Chachacha with Afro-Cuban movements and Rumba.

 

SalsaKompaniet Mambo Ladies

Salsakompaniet mambo ladies is directed by Nalini Løver and the group started their project this summer. All the girls are students of salsakompanietfor many years and are dedicated hard working ladies. They all share the passion and love for dance and especialy the groove of mambo! Nalini Løver is the director and choreografer of salsakompaniet mambo ladies. She fell in love with salsa dancing when she was living in Ecuador and has never stopped since she took her first basic steps in 2009. She has experience from different styles within the latin american dances but her heart is with mambo. She works at Salsakompaniet and also performs in other dance projects.

 

GROOVIN Heels Ladies

GROOVIN Heels Ladies show team from Oslo, choreographed and coached by Magda Prichodko. They dance together for years always presenting entertaining shows full of energy and exciting surprises.

 

SALSANOR MEN STUDENT SHOW TEAM

Newly formed male student SalsaNor show group from Trondheim presented their first show just a month ago! Under the watchful eye of their coach Magda Prichodko they worked with dedication, great focus and joy to present dance routine full of energy, character and fun.

 




OCF 2018 Artist line-up

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More than 18 artists are now ready!
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Los Conquistadores de la Salsa at OCF 2018

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Oslo Caribbean Feeling 2018 proudly presents: Los Conquistadores de la Salsa!

We are exited to bring this great timba band to Sentralen, Oslo on Saturday October 27th 2018! Tickets available from May.

The concert is included in all passes (weekend/ladies/party pass) or may be bought separately. See Prices & Sign-up page for info and link to tickets.

This video will give you a taste of their music:

 


Mark your calendar: 26-28 October 2018

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The time and place for OSLO CARIBBEAN FEELING 2018 are ready:

26-28 October 2018 at Sentralen, Oslo

The third annual Oslo Caribbean Feeling is soon to be announced with this years artists and surprises – including LIVE CONCERT! Block the entire weekend, and talk to your boss about Monday if you are travelling, because all you want to have on your schedule at the end of October is that Caribbean Feeling – in Oslo.

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Pictures from OCF 2017 are out

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Thanks to our photographers KikkiW and Cesar Bolly!

Check out the pictures in the galleries:

 

 


Join us at the 3rd edition in 2018!

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Join us 26-28 October! 3rd edition

Discover Norway´s most charming dance festival and the essence of the Afro, Latin & Caribbean rhythms that we so love to dance to!
26 – 28 OCT at the most gorgeous venue Sentralen in the heart of Oslo. Get the date into your calendar the sooner the better.

Oslo Caribbean Feeling 3rd edition is a festival with a difference! Emphasising different Cuban rhythms and dances like Salsa, Rueda de Casino, Afro-Cuban, Rumba, Son, Reggaeton…, embracing the Dominican Bachata, and taking a good dive into the rhythms of Kizomba, Semba, Afrobeat….offering you high quality dance workshops, LIVE concert with Los Conquistadores de la Salsa from Peru, presenting art exhibitions & finally Moe Flex´s very popular and now updated musicality lesson.
The rest of this years fantastic Artist Crew will be introduced very soon 🙂

3 Nights of Parties | 3 Days of Dance Workshops | Specialty Workshops | Dedicated rooms for Cuban, Bachata & Kizomba | 3 Party Rooms | International Artists | National Artists | Live Band | International DJs | Art Exhibition

Festival Pass available at goto.salsanor.no/ocf

Enjoy the pictures from previous years and hold on to the Caribbean feeling 🙂 
– Your main organizers, Reidun Svabø & George Daniels

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