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Monday, July 16, 2018

Culture / Dance


  • World Premiere by Cuban National Ballet Expected for Friday

    World Premiere by Cuban National Ballet Expected for Friday

    Havana, Cuba, May 4.- The choreography “Cuba inside a piano” by Eduardo Blanco will premiered worldwide on Friday, May 6, by the Cuban National Ballet at the Grand Theater of Havana as part of La Huella de España Festival. The ballet that lasts about 10 minutes is interpreted by emerging fig…
  • Seattle Beat the Drum for Afro-Cuban Bands

    Seattle Beat the Drum for Afro-Cuban Bands

    Havana, Cuba, Apr 1.- Two of the best Cuban folkloric bands — Los Muñequitos de Matanzas and Juan de Marcos and the Afro-Cuban All Stars — will perform in Seattle within the next few days. The 59-year-old Cuba-based Muñequitos’s concert is scheduled for Sunday at the Meany Theater, Univer…
  • Cuban Dancer Viengsay Valdes in New York Ballet Gala

    Cuban Dancer Viengsay Valdes in New York Ballet Gala

    New York, Mar, 22.- Cuban Dancer Viengsay Valdes will perform Tuesday in the gala "Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow" at New York City Center. Her partner for the Don Quixote pas de deux will be Russian dancer Ivan Vasiliev, in a piece that demands precision and shine. Choreography is by …
  • Dutch Trio of Strings Offers Concert in Cuba

    Dutch Trio of Strings Offers Concert in Cuba

    Havana, Cuba, Jan. 7.- A Dutch trio of strings, made up of Fanny Bry-Marks, Michelle Bruil and David Marks, will perform on Saturday at the Villena Hall, of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC). This trio has received international recognition for their quality as musicians, and will …
  • Cuba Exhibits Degas Sculptures in National Museum of Fine Arts

    Cuba Exhibits Degas Sculptures in National Museum of Fine Arts

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 5.- The Cuban National Museum of Fine Arts announced that the exhibit of sculptures by French Edgar Degas (1834-1917) will be open for the public until the end of January. The exhibit, in the Museum of Universal Arts, in Havana, includes 74 sculptures, the only ones rescued out…
  • Cuban artists Honor Alicia Alonso on her 90 birthday

    Cuban artists Honor Alicia Alonso on her 90 birthday

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 21.- A homage concert to mark the 90 birthday on Cuban prima ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso was given in Havana last night by several renown artists like Maestro Frank Fernandez, the soprano Johanna Simon and pianist Hernán López-Nussa. The audience enjoyed a beautiful gala…
  • Daniel Chavarria 2010 Cuban National Literature Award Winner

    Daniel Chavarria 2010 Cuban National Literature Award Winner

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 18.- Uruguayan novelist living in Cuba Daniel Chavarria was the unanimous winner of the  because of the imaginative richness and vast language of his work. The jury was formed by writers Ambrosio Fornet, Enrique Saínz and Arturo Arango, among others, and said Chavarria renovat…
  • Ballet Nacional de Cuba Gears Up for Nutcracker Season in Canada

    Ballet Nacional de Cuba Gears Up for Nutcracker Season in Canada

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 2.- Ballet Nacional de Cuba will be performing Nutcracker at the Hamilton Place Theatre in Ontario, Canada, on the days between December 9 and 12 in a season dedicated to the 90th birthday of Alicia Alonso.

  • Performing Art Multiplies in Camagüey and Cuba

    Performing Art Multiplies in Camagüey and Cuba

    By Miozotis Fabelo Pinares / Collaborator
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    Another week of intense cultural activity starts; and it is starred by local and national artists who are going to perform on several stages of the city of Camagüey and of other provinces of the island country.

  •  Carlos Acosta to Perform in Camagüey this Evening

    Carlos Acosta to Perform in Camagüey this Evening

    Camagüey, Cuba, Nov 23 – Works of the national and international repertoire will breathe new life into classic ballet on the stage of the Teatro Principal, which will welcome Cuban ballet dancer Carlos Acosta on Tuesday. Principal Guest Artist of the London-based Royal Ballet, Acosta will per…