Immerse yourself in Havana nightlife: Live Cuban bands and DJs playing hot beatsEvery week Havana’s nightlife comes to the Forge. Come and party with London’s Cuban community and their friends, try your hand (or feet) at salsa or enjoy live music from the best Cuban musicians.
You'll also enjoy the Latin beats by the resident DJ Javier La Maquina before and after the live band. Coming up:
- Fri 2 December
lpidio & Su Alegria Orquesta mixes together a rich lifetime of Latin flavour, taking the swing from Buenaventura, Colombia, and the rhythm of Cali, Colombia – the capital of salsa – plus the tradition of Cuba and the style of New York.
- Fri 9 December
The Sugar Kings journey through Cuba’s musical history with Son, Guaracha, Cha Cha Cha, Bolero and Mambo, with a nod to old-school Hollywood.
- Fri 16 December
Rene Alvarez and Cuban Combination offer a wide musical variety: from danzon and traditional Cuban son to salsa and merengue styles, including funk and R&B fusion.
- Fri 23 December
Motimba are the original timba funksters. This is Cuban funk at its finest. “Groudbreaking” said Straight No Chaser Magazine.
If you feel like an extra immersive latin experience then why not also book combined entry and salsa class ticket for an authentic Cuban-style Salsa lesson with The Cuban School?
Over 16s only. 16 and 17 year olds must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Valid ID required.