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Monday, May 21, 2018

Culture


  • Cuban Film Afinidades to Participate in Roman Festival

    Cuban Film Afinidades to Participate in Roman Festival

    Havana, Cuba, Jul 16.- Afinidades (Affinities), co-directed by Jorge Perugorria and Vladimir Cruz, the two actors of the film Strawberry and Chocolate (1994), will participate in the 2nd Festival of Iberian American Cinema, to be held in Rome from October 4th through the 9th.

  • Cuban National Ballet Company Announces Upcoming Tours

    Cuban National Ballet Company Announces Upcoming Tours

    Havana, Cuba, Jul 12.- Cuba’s National Ballet Company (BNC), after a successful tour of the United States, is getting ready for new presentations in Cuba and abroad.

  • Cuban Culture Festival in Portugal

    Cuban Culture Festival in Portugal

    Havana, Cuba, Jul 11.- The city of Vila Real de Santo Antonio, in the region of Algarbe, in the southern part of Portugal, is the venue this week of a Cuban Culture Festival, in which a delegation of the José Marti Cultural Society and artists from the Caribbean island participate.

  • Cuban Ballet Dancer Jose Manuel Carreño Retires

    Cuban Ballet Dancer Jose Manuel Carreño Retires

    Havana, Cuba , Jul 6.- The Cuban dancer, Jose Manuel Carreño, retired with a magnificent performance at the New York Metropolitan Opera, where the audience gave him round of applauses for almost 15  minutes.

  • Book on Alicia Alonso to Be Launched in Cuba

    Book on Alicia Alonso to Be Launched in Cuba

    Havana, Cuba, Jul 2.- The essay "Una luz distinta y más alta," (A Different, Higher Light) by Cuban author Juan Marinello, dedicated to Alicia Alonso, will be launched on July 7 at the Juan Marinello Center, in Havana. First published in an autonomous edition by Cuba's Juan Marinello Cultural Re…
  • Lizt Alfonso Ballet Invited to Bahrain Summer Festival 2011

    Lizt Alfonso Ballet Invited to Bahrain Summer Festival 2011

    Havana, Cuba, Jul 1.- The Cuban ballet company Lizt Alfonso will go back to the Middle East, less than one month after performing in Qatar, to participate in the Bahrain Summer Festival in Manama running through July. This time, the company will present “Fuerza y Compás” (Force and Rhythm), …
  • Big Bully will join Cuban DJ for a Concert in Havana

    Big Bully will join Cuban DJ for a Concert in Havana

    Havana, Cuba, Jul 1.- American DJ, producer and vocalist Big Bully will join Cuban Dj Dark for a concert of electronic music on July 22, in Havana. Under the title Conexion natural (Natural Conection), the show will also feature Danza Contemporanea, a Cuban company of contemporary dance, and vis…
  • Cuban Arts School Honors Jose Maria Vitier

    Cuban Arts School Honors Jose Maria Vitier

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 30.- The Higher Institute of the Arts (ISA) on Wednesday honored prominent Cuban pianist and composer Jose Maria Vitier with a Certificate of Artistic Merit for his important contribution to the development and excellence of national culture. Vitier is a versatile artist, whose …
  • Moscow’s Bolshoi Theater to Honor Alicia Alonso

    Moscow’s Bolshoi Theater to Honor Alicia Alonso

    Havana, Cuba, June 30.- The Bolshoi Theater of Moscow will pay tribute in August to prima ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso for her brilliant contribution to classic dance, sources of  Cuba’s National Ballet Company (BNC) informed. On August 2, the Muscovite coliseum will offer a special gala t…
  • Miguel Barnet Granted Mihai Eminescu International Poetry Award

    Miguel Barnet Granted Mihai Eminescu International Poetry Award

    Bucarest.- Cuban poet, novelist and ethnologist Miguel Barnet was granted the Mihai Eminescu International Poetry Award, which is the highest distinction granted in Rumania in this field, for his contribution to contemporary literature and the promotion of human values. At a ceremony attended by …