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‘Talentos’ is an organisation based in London which offers Latin American performing arts and cultural activities to all. We are a group of dancers, actors, musicians and artists, united by a shared passion for promoting Latin American culture and traditions not just in London but throughout United Kingdom.

 

Initially Talentos focused on Colombian folklore and traditional dance; however we are continuously expanding and now include contemporary dance and popular music as well as traditions from all Latin American countries.

 

We seek to contribute enrichment through artistic expression bringing joy, pride and a piece of home to the Latin American community living in London. We provide a safe environment where Adults, teens and children can celebrate and share the roots of their own regions as well as exploring the rich diversities of the whole continent. Our Aim is to share with the United Kingdom our talents and the amazing potential of our beautiful countries.

 

OBJECTIVES

  1. To contribute towards a healthy lifestyle and improve the wellbeing of Latin American’s living in London through exercise and social interaction.

  2. To create strategic alliances with cultural networks to reinforce our presence in the media and allow divulgations in our labour.

  3. To seek sponsorship from public identities and private organizations interested in the importance of promoting our business of cultural traditions and social wellbeing.

 

VALUES

  1. To promote respect for human dignity, cultural diversity, equality and fairness. We trust in the potential of each person, in their ability to create, innovate and contribute ideas. We are a group who listens to and trusts in human potential.

  2. We are committed to the transparency and honesty in our acts.

  3. We believe in the strength of friendship as the most valuable entity in the success of our projects.

  4. We encourage the participation with of all with equality, believing in the capacities of every individual in the group.

 


TRAVEL and PERFORMANCE BACKGROUND

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  • Talentos participate in the 2012 Thames Festival held over a weekend in mid-September located between Westminster Bridge and Tower Bridge, on the bank of the Thames. This is considered the largest summer festival in London

  • Talentos participate in the 5th Annual International Women's Day event which brings together the Latin American community. Different cultural acts were invited by the Ecuador movement in the UK. We represented Colombian culture in this event.

  • Talents participate in BBC ONE’s Let's Dance for Comic Relief, as part of a group of Latinos in London.

  • Talentos organise the Fiesta of Dancing, Rhythm, Drums and Marimbas that took place at Club Zumbale.

  • Talents performs twice on stage as part of the parades and events at Festival VAMOS in Newcastle.

  • Talents participates in the cultural exchange day celebration of world folklore, organized by the Peruvian OPU States Organization in London.

  • Talentos was present at the integration of the Ecuador, organised by movements of Ecuador.

  • Party Charity (a charity event) is organised by the Paraguayan organisation in London.

  • Talentos Organise the premier of Talentos Fusion Festival of Races in London. Latin Americans groups from different countries showcased their dances.

  • Participating in the dancing talents beats Expressate Festival in London.

  • Talentos have been for three years representing Colombia in El Festival de los Pueblos in FuenGirola (Spain).

  • Talentos help Community Proyects in London like Plaza Latina  Every year.