Carlos Acosta: Where the heart is

Perhaps the most famous ballet dancer of his generation, Carlos Acosta takes CNN on a tour of his hometown of Havana and talks about his enduring love for the city.

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My City_My Life brings you leading personalities' exclusive insights into the cities they love. Find out where they hang out, which areas mean most to them and discover what sights they think give you a true flavor of their city.

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Thursday April 2: 0930
Friday April 3: 0400
Saturday April 4: 0930, 1800, 2330
Sunday April 5: 1530
Monday April 6: 0330
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