This just came in (Oct '97):
The Obabi Laye group specializes in the major African cultures of Cuba with an all-star Matanzas line up which includes:
The group has as choreographer Danilito Perez and as directora Papin.
Danilito Perez, formerly of Afrocuba and Afrocaribeño, is a talented choreographer as well as omo ellegua and tata nganga. His main interest is in the preservation and revitalization of Cuba's African cultures.
Papin's son has been living in Spain for many years and represents the group there. He has organized a tour of Spain for October. The group will help strengthen a cabildo that has been founded there, a cabildo where people can come to receive initiations and learn about the religions.
For now, through this web site.
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