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Percussion, Axis of the Cuban Essence of Jazz

Havana, Cuba, Dec 20.- Veterans and youth mixed it up with their talent and knowledge during the 6th International Colloquium of the Jazz Plaza 2010 Festival, which just concluded in the Cuban capital. For three ...

Daniel Chavarria 2010 Cuban National Literature Award Winner

Havana, Cuba, Dec 18.- Uruguayan novelist living in Cuba Daniel Chavarria was the unanimous winner of the  because of the imaginative richness and vast language of his work. The jury was formed by writers Ambrosio Fornet, ...

New York’s Orchestra Director Gives Lecture in Cuba

Havana, Cuba, Dec 18.- Arturo O’Farril, pianist and director of New York’s Afro Latin Jazz orchestra spoke about the significance of the Cuban music in a lecture offered at the Mella Theater in Havana, as ...

Gown Wore by Fidel Castro on his First Self-Defense Exhibited in Santa Clara

Santa Clara, Cuba, Dec 18.- The gown wore by Fidel Castro for his first self-defense was donated to Santa Clara's Museum of History by the Provincial Court House of Villa Clara on the occasion of ...

Ballet Nacional de Cuba Gears Up for Nutcracker Season in Canada

Havana, Cuba, Dec 2.- Ballet Nacional de Cuba will be performing Nutcracker at the Hamilton Place Theatre in Ontario, Canada, on the days between December 9 and 12 in a season dedicated to the 90th ...

Latin American Film Festival Begins in Havana

Havana, Cuba, Dec 2.- The 32nd Latin American Film Festival of Havana begins on Thursday at 8:00 p.m. at the Karl Marx Theatre in the Cuban capital. The event will be inaugurated with the premiere in ...

Performing Art Multiplies in Camagüey and Cuba

By Miozotis Fabelo Pinares / Collaborator
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Another week of intense cultural activity starts; and it is starred ...

Carlos Acosta to Perform in Camagüey this Evening

Camagüey, Cuba, Nov 23 – Works of the national and international repertoire will breathe new life into classic ballet on the stage of the Teatro Principal, which will welcome Cuban ballet dancer Carlos Acosta on ...

Dreams of a Translator Awarded in Russia

By Miozotis Fabelo Pinares/ Collaborator.miozotis@rcagramonte.icrt.cu The news was published by Prensa Latina news agency: "for the second year running, Jaime López García had won the Golden Pen literary prize, which the Russian Union of Writers ...

Cuban Dancer Carlos Acosta Gears Up for Cuba Tour

Havana, Cuba, Nov 15.- Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta will be engaged in a tour of five Cuban provinces beginning November 21 in a project that he had always wanted to carry out in his home ...

Cuban Dancers to Perform Carmina Burana in Mexico

HAVANA, Cuba, Nov 10.- Cuban ballet dancers Tamara Rojo, star of the Royal Ballet of London and Jose Manuel Carreño, principal dancer of the American Ballet Theatre, and Danza Contemporanea de Cuba are gearing up ...

22nd International Ballet Festival Begins in Havana

Havana, Oct 29.- The 22nd International Ballet Festival began yesterday at the Grand Capital Theater in Havana. It is dedicated to the 90th birthday of prima ballerina asoluta, Alicia Alonso.

Cuban Culture Day Reaffirms Our Independence and Sovereignty

By Adary Rodríguez Pérez/ Radio Cadena Agramonte.
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Culture became impregnated with the Revolutionary spirit that characterized those who were born in this nation, even before October 20th, 1868 when the ...

Guayasamin: Your Light Shines

By Marcos Alfonso / ACN Special Services

In his epitaph, Ecuadoran painter Oswaldo Guayasamin predicted that would return: “maintain the light lit”, he said.  The reality is: he has never left, he remains among ...

U.S. Playwright Robert Skloot Presents Anti-war Play in Camagüey

Camagüey, Cuba, Aug 5. – Spoken in Spanish, the debut and only one performance of the play “Aunque todo el cuerpo muera”, by U.S. university professor and playwright Robert Skloot, will take place in the ...

Santiago in América: ICAIC Newsreel

By Marcos Alfonso

Standing in front of the Malecon Seaside Drive he looked at the waves hitting against the wall during the winter months. The image revolved my memory and I recalled an afternoon ...