Category Archives: Cultural

Havana Club Contest to Celebrate Cuban Capital’s Anniversary

Havana, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Havana Club Internacional S.A. called to participate in the Digital Photography contest ”Havana 7 is your feeling”, on occasion of the 500th anniversary of the founding of Havana. Those interested should share a photo that … Continue reading

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Cuban Children’s Company La Colmenita Attends Art Festival in Ecuador

Quito, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban children’s theater company La Colmenita, has traveled on Tuesday to Loja city, where it will offer two shows as part of the 3rd Edition of the Living Arts Festival, held in that Ecuadorian … Continue reading

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Cuban Symphony Orchestra Closes Contemporary Music Festival

Havana, Nov 11 (Prensa Latina) The National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba gave a concert on Sunday, as part of the closing ceremony of the 31st edition of the Festival of Contemporary Music of Havana. The concert at Teatro Nacional de … Continue reading

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New Album Continues Cuban Rumba Tradition

By Jorge Petinaud Havana, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) The new CD-DVD with a documentary anthology of the Cuban Rumba group Muñequitos de Matanzas is a valuable tribute to their ancestors, the musicologist and general producer Cary Diez said on Friday. ‘Maferefun … Continue reading

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Punto Guajiro Highlighted as Humankind’s Heritage

Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) The holding of peasant clubs in different scenarios of this central province on Tuesday highlighted Cuba’s Punto Guajiro as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, declared by the United Nations Educational, Scientific … Continue reading

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American ballet dancers charm Havana

Nov 1 (Radio Rebelde) Closed ovations received the show Stars of American Ballet danced in the Mella Theater of this capital by several dancers of the New York City Ballet (NYCB), who perform here as part of the XXVI Alicia … Continue reading

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High Season for Cuban Tourism Starts with Bright Forecasts

By Roberto F. Campos, Havana, Nov 1 (Prensa Latina) High season of tourism in Cuba, starting today and extending to the end of April, has this year a higher interest driven by the purpose of reinforcing a climbing spiral in … Continue reading

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US Ballet Dancers Perform at Festival Gala in Cuba

Havana, Oct 29 (Prensa Latina) Dancers from several American companies will perform Monday in Cuba during the 26th Alicia Alonso International Ballet Festival in Havana. The festival, opened on Sunday, takes place in Havana until November 6 with the participation … Continue reading

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Ballet Festival Begins on 70 Anniversary of Cuban Dance Company

The festival was attended by Cuba’s prominent pioneering prima ballerina whose influence won the country its world-renowned prestige. Oct 28 (teleSUR) The legendary Cuban ballerina Alicia Alonso presided over the 26 International Ballet Festival of Havana to celebrate the 70 … Continue reading

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Cuba’s President Remembers Camilo Cienfuegos

Havana, Oct 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s President Miguel Diaz-Canel remembered on Sunday Camilo Cienfuegos, 59 years after his death, by evoking a quote about the hero by the historical leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro. ‘As the Commander in Chief … Continue reading

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