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Monday, August 20, 2018

Culture


  • Jaime López and the Russian Queens of Camagüey

    Jaime López and the Russian Queens of Camagüey

    By Yolanda Ferrera Sosa / Radio Cadena Agramonte.
    yolanda@rcagramonte.icrt.cu

    Jaime López García is a man of sensibility in the full meaning of the word, for whom the universe of art is a refuge and -at the same time- a source of inspiration. We are talking of a man who has very special loves: his daughter Laura, Cuba and Russia -where he stayed since he was 15 years old and studied mechanics for eight years.

  • Calle 13 Denounces Child Exploitation in LatAm

    Calle 13 Denounces Child Exploitation in LatAm

    United Nations, Nov 21.- The duet Calle 13 urged artists on Monday to join the struggle against child and teen trafficking and exploitation in Latin America.

  • Silvio Rodriguez in concert at the National Fine Arts Museum in December

    Silvio Rodriguez in concert at the National Fine Arts Museum in December

    Cuban singer-songwriter Silvio Rodríguez will give a concert at the National Fine Arts Museum on December 10th as part of activities to celebrate the Tenth Anniversary of the cultural institution’s re-opening on July 18th, 2001. Rodriguez made his debut as a singer at the Museum’s Theater on…
  • Cuban singers and bands pay homage to “El Guajiro Natural”

    Cuban singers and bands pay homage to “El Guajiro Natural”

    Cuban soloists and musical groups will pay tribute to late Cuban singer-songwriter Polo Montañez on November 19 with a concert, nine years after his death. altThe concert will include songs from his first CD Guajiro Natural and other pieces composed by Polo Montañez. Friends and fans of Polo Mo…
  • Migration Reality at Havana Film Fest

    Migration Reality at Havana Film Fest

    Havana, Cuba, Nov 18.- The International Festival of New Latin American Cinema will dedicate a space to immigration and its conflicts, in its section Bridges and more Bridges: Latinos in the USA, to be run on December 2-3. According to the organizing committee, issues such as the integration of …
  • Migration Reality at Havana Film Fest

    Migration Reality at Havana Film Fest

    Havana, Cuba, Nov 17.- The International Festival of New Latin American Cinema will dedicate a space to immigration and its conflicts, in its section Bridges and more Bridges: Latinos in the USA, to be run on December 2-3. According to the organizing committee, issues such as the integration of …
  • Cuban Singer Raul Torres to Perform by the Steps of the University of Havana

    Cuban Singer Raul Torres to Perform by the Steps of the University of Havana

    Havana, Cuba, Nov 17.- Cuban singer and popular musician Raul Torres will perform on Thursday, by the steps of the University of Havana, to put an end to the celebrations for the International Students’ Day, on November 17, and the Fourth Reading and Book Festival. Torres told ACN that he is h…
  • Upcoming Havana’s Int’l Film Festival to Homage Matta, Gabo, and Solas

    Upcoming Havana’s Int’l Film Festival to Homage Matta, Gabo, and Solas

    Havana, Cuba, Nov 16.- The 33rd Havana’s International Festival of New Latin American Cinema will pay special homage to Chilean painter Roberto Matta; Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marguez (Gabo); and Cuban filmmaker Humberto Solas. The president and founder of the festival, Alfredo Guevara,…
  • FIART International Craft Fair Dedicated to Camagüey

    FIART International Craft Fair Dedicated to Camagüey

    Camagüey, Cuba, Nov 15.- Camagüey has been given a privileged place at the 15th FIART International Craft Fair that will be held December 2-18 in Havana’s exhibition center PABEXPO.

    For the last year’s results and the traditions of Camagüey in this field, the current edition of this event is dedicated to this Cuban province which is an incentive for local craftspersons. The quality and finishing of the works as well as the large participation of people vouch it.

  • Cuban Elementary School Student Wins Int’l Poetry Contest

    Cuban Elementary School Student Wins Int’l Poetry Contest

    Havana, Cuba, Nov 15.- Thais Acen Ravelo, a Cuban 10-year-old elementary school student, won the First Prize of the 13th Children’s International Poetry Contest ‘Graffittis,’ sponsored by the Association of Argentinean Poets. Thais, a student at the Jorge Camilo Restrepo elementary school i…