Radio Cadena Agramonte
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Culture


  • Lincoln Center Musicians Donate Instruments to Cuban Children

    Lincoln Center Musicians Donate Instruments to Cuban Children

    Havana, Cuba, Sep 8.- Members of New York’s Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra donated instruments and arranged workshops at four music schools of the island.

  • Danny Glover to Attend Filmmakers Meeting in Havana

    Danny Glover to Attend Filmmakers Meeting in Havana

    Havana, Cuba, Sep 9.- US actor Danny Glover will head a large delegation of filmmakers from Africa and the Caribbean that will take part in a meeting on audiovisual production in these regions and their links in terms of culture and identity.

  • Alicia Alonso: I’m not Thinking about Retirement

    Alicia Alonso: I’m not Thinking about Retirement

    Havana, Cuba, Sep 7.- Prima ballerina assoluta and choreographer Alicia Alonso stated on Tuesday that she’s not thinking about retiring from her post of director of Cuba’s National Ballet Company and that, at her age (90), she’s still linked to that art, no longer physically, but mentally.

  • Cuban Music Dazzles at Sao Paulo Festival

    Cuban Music Dazzles at Sao Paulo Festival

    Sao Paulo, Aug 29.- The international Latin music festival Telefónica Sonido wrapped up its first edition this weekend, after more than 17 hours of music on five nights at Sao Paulo’s Jockey Club. The festival brought together on stage important Hispanic artists such as Puerto Rican Ricky Mart…
  • Ballet Nacional de Cuba Readies for Spain Tour

    Ballet Nacional de Cuba Readies for Spain Tour

    Havana, Cuba, Aug 19.- The Ballet Nacional de Cuba and its director prima ballerina assolutta Alicia Alonso will leave early September for Spain on a tour that will take the company to almost 30 cities of the Iberian country. For the presentations in Spain, the BNC has prepared three programs tha…
  • Havanastation, Cuba: the one and many at the same time

    Havanastation, Cuba: the one and many at the same time

    By Daniel Alejandro Benitez Quiñones/ ACN. Havanastation, the latest film of the Cuban cinematographic industry, represents an audiovisual map that covers intricate areas of a heterogeneous nation by nature and complex in its essence. As the lyrics of the introduction song of the movie goes, Cu…
  • Sumbe, New Cuban Film on Angola Epic

    Sumbe, New Cuban Film on Angola Epic

    Havana, Cuba, Aug 11.- A new film about the Cuban presence in the war in Angola, this time focused on the battle carried out by teachers, construction workers and doctors in Sumbe, will premier Thursday in the capital´s Charles Chaplin movie theater.

  • Cuban Film Habanastation Receives Award at Traverse City Film Festival

    Cuban Film Habanastation Receives Award at Traverse City Film Festival

    Havana, Cuba, Aug 1.- The Cuban film ‘Habanastation’, by filmmaker Ian Padron, received the Founders Prize Best of Fest award —shared with France’s ‘Romantics Anonymous’ by Jean-Pierre Améris — of the Traverse City Film Festival (TCFF) that concluded on Sunday in that U.S. city.

  • Traverse City Applauds Habanastation

    Traverse City Applauds Habanastation

    Havana, Cuba, Jul 30.- The Cuban movie Habanastation, by Ian Padron, received a standing ovation from the audience packing the theater at the Traverse City International Film Festival in the US state of Michigan.

  • Cuban Duo Buena Fe, Successful German Tour

    Cuban Duo Buena Fe, Successful German Tour

    Berlin, July 28.- Organizers of a brief German tour by the Cuban duo Buena Fe described the group's stay as successful.