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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Culture


  • 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 …
  • Cuban Cinema to be Celebrated at the U.S. Academy

    Cuban Cinema to be Celebrated at the U.S. Academy

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 22.- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present "A Celebration of Cuban Film" on Wednesday evening, June 22, at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.

  • Brazilian Singer Simone to Perform in Cuba

    Brazilian Singer Simone to Perform in Cuba

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 22.-  The famous Brazilian singer, Simone Bittencourt de Oliveira, will offer a unique concert in Cuba, on Sunday, at the Karl Marx Theatre.

  • Cuba's National Ballet Triumphs in USA

    Cuba's National Ballet Triumphs in USA

    Los Angeles, Jun 18.- The National Ballet of Cuba (BNC) pleasantly impressed critics in the California city of Costa Mesa "with its well-articulated, splendid and exuberant dance" and its "elegant and vivacious" dancers. That was how Laura Bleigber of the Angeles Times newspaper described the per…
  • Int’l Colloquium on Ernest Hemingway’s Life and Work Begins in Havana

    Int’l Colloquium on Ernest Hemingway’s Life and Work Begins in Havana

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 16.- The 13th International Colloquium on the Life and Work of Ernest Hemingway begins on Thursday in Havana with the presence of Cuban and foreign experts who will present papers and studies on one of the most enigmatic personalities of contemporary literature.

  • Danny Glover Praises Caribbean and African Cinema

    Danny Glover Praises Caribbean and African Cinema

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 15.- US renowned actor and producer Danny Glover said in Havana that the Caribbean and African cinema are key voices for the world cinematography. Visiting the venue of the Traveling Caribbean Film Festival, of which he is its President of Honor, Glover declared himself a defend…
  • Cuban National Ballet on Tour around Brazil in July

    Cuban National Ballet on Tour around Brazil in July

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 14.- The Cuban National Ballet (BNC) will travel in July to Brazil for the premiere outside of the Caribbean nation of “La leyenda del agua grande”, a piece on a Guarani story about the origin of the Iguazu falls. Sources of the BNC told ACN that it will be the first occasio…
  • Cuban National Ballet Amazes the Audience in New York

    Cuban National Ballet Amazes the Audience in New York

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 13.- The performance by the Cuban National Ballet (BNC) of the piece “La magia de la danza” (The magic of dance) at the Brooklyn Academy of Music of New York was very well received with endless round of applauses and “Long live Cuba!” shouting. The director of the com…
  • Cuba, Portugal Promote Cultural, Friendly Links

    Cuba, Portugal Promote Cultural, Friendly Links

    Lisbon, 8 jun.- Cuba and Portugal, marking the 92th anniversary of their uninterrupted ties this year, concluded in this capital a broad program of activities to promote culture and friendship between both peoples. Called the Portugal-Cuba Days, the event, started in May, also marks the 500 anniv…