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Monday, September 24, 2018

Culture


  • Cuban Poet Waldo Leyva Honored in Mexico

    Cuban Poet Waldo Leyva Honored in Mexico

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 3.- A tribute to Cuban poet Waldo Leyva’s over forty years of fruitful creative work was organized at Mexico City’s Xavier Villaurrutia Literary Creation Center. The meeting was sponsored by Mexico’s National Fine Arts Institute and the National Council  for Culture and …
  • Delightful Performance by the Harvard-RadCliffe Orchestra of the Ninth Symphony

    Delightful Performance by the Harvard-RadCliffe Orchestra of the Ninth Symphony

    By Alain Valdes Sierra/ACNIt is said that back in 1824 the Ninth Symphony by Ludwing van Bethoven had its premiere at the Burgtheatre (the Imperial Court Theatre) in Vienna, Austria, and the ceremony was attended by blue bloods, celebrities and aristocrats of the then so-called musical capital of th…
  • Malena’s Captivating Tangos

    Malena’s Captivating Tangos

    By Octavio Borges Malena Muyala seems a muse that escaped from one of Sandro Boticelli’s paintings, but with no mysticism at all. In fact, her charismatic and warm personality turns her into a dear friend just a few minutes after she starts singing. Her art is one of the best cultural offers of…
  • Cuban National Ballet Warmly Welcomed in Washington DC

    Cuban National Ballet Warmly Welcomed in Washington DC

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 2.- Long rounds of applause, standing ovations and other warm expressions of delight were offered by the public to the Cuban National Ballet (BNC) on Tuesday night at the Kennedy Center Opera House in Washington, DC, during the opening night of a one-month tour of the company aroun…
  • Cubans to Enjoy French Cinema Festival

    Cubans to Enjoy French Cinema Festival

    Havana, Cuba, June 31.- The 14th edition of the French Cinema Festival in Cuba will include 23 titles of recent films from that country, to be shown at the island’s main movie theaters from June 2nd through the 30th. With Havana’s Charles Chaplin Movie Theater as its main venue, the Festival …
  • Cuban Actress Eslinda Nuñez: Performing was Truth inside Me

    Cuban Actress Eslinda Nuñez: Performing was Truth inside Me

    By Jose Armando Fernandez Salazarrcadigital@rcagramonte.icrt.cu It might seem ironic, for someone who has never agreed to perform in a movie for the sake of fame and eternity, that her face is one of the icons of the Cuban cinema. Perhaps, that is the result of her obsession for running away from be…
  • Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra to Share Stage with Cuban Musicians

    Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra to Share Stage with Cuban Musicians

    Cienfuegos, Cuba, May 28.- The Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra of the world-famous US University will share the stage with Concierto Sur, a camera orchestra of this port city, in the first of three concerts in Cuba that will include performances in Santa Clara and Havana provinces. The US orchestra …
  • Eslinda Núñez, National Film Award 2011

    Eslinda Núñez, National Film Award 2011

    The emblematic face of the Cuban screen, actress Eslinda Núñez, yesterday earned her the 2011 National Film Award, the highest recognition that the Ministry of Culture and the Cuban Film Institute, ICAIC, give to those who have dedicated their entire life to the island films. The announcement c…
  • A Wide Array of Activities to Enhance Human Wisdom

    A Wide Array of Activities to Enhance Human Wisdom

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

    Against all kinds of premonitions and grim auguries, the Libraries - in the world - remain and are still formidable temples of the human wisdom.

    The new technological platforms in terms of information, communication and transmission of human experiences, are conditioning certain opinions which announce the inevitable end of these institutions.

  • Cuba to Host Int’l Colloquium on Hemingway’s Life and Work

    Cuba to Host Int’l Colloquium on Hemingway’s Life and Work

    Havana, Cuba, May 25.- Cuba will host the 13th International Colloquium on the life and work of U.S. writer, Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) from June 16 to 19, with the attendance of nearly 20 experts on his life from several countries. On this occasion, the colloquium will honor the 50th annivers…