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Santiago de Cuba rises with José Martí example

By Martha Cabrales Arias Santiago de Cuba, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) Although these days the proximity of the 167th anniversary of his birth on Tuesday 28 makes his presence more real than ever, José Martí is in this city not … Continue reading

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Cuban artists to perform a Mozart’s opera in the US

Havana, Jan 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban musicians will perform an adaptation of Mozart’s opera ‘The Clemency of Titus’, at the Eisenhower Theater of the Kennedy Center, in the US, the Havana Mozart Lyceum has announced. The performances are scheduled for … Continue reading

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Díaz-Canel evokes memory of Cuban heroine Celia Sánchez

Havana, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, today recalled the memory of the Cuban revolutionary, political and research fighter, Celia Sánchez (1920-1980), commemorating 40 years of her death. Celia teaches us the virtues that we must … Continue reading

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Cuban festival to feature Chicago style jazz

Havana, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) The legendary jazz tradition of the US city of Chicago will be represented at the 2020 International Jazz Plaza Festival with the presence of guitarist Stanley Jordan and multi-instrumentalist David Liebman, according to organizers. Already … Continue reading

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Beijing Opera to star in gala performance in Havana

Havana, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The Beijing Opera will perform today in this capital in a gala to mark the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Cuba, at the National Theater. With … Continue reading

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Fifth Encounter of Women Artists opens in Cuba

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The screening of the documentary ‘Confidencia,’ by Peruvian filmmaker Marta Luna, opened the ‘Angel y Habanera’ Fifth Encounter of Women Artists. The event runs through January 11 in this capital and will celebrate the 100th anniversary of … Continue reading

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Cuban jazz to travel from Havana to New York

Havana, Jan 8 (Prensa Latina) Musician Harold Lopez-Nussa will take Cuban jazz from Havana to New York during his first tour in 2020, ‘Harold de ida y vuelta,’ according to sources from the Ministry of Culture. Lopez-Nussa will participate in … Continue reading

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A total of 175 fencers to compete in World Cup in Havana

Havana, Jan 7 (Prensa Latina) A total of 175 women fencers, including the top 38 in the world rankings, will compete in the Designated Senior World Cup – Indiv & Team, Women’s Epee, to be held in Havana from Friday … Continue reading

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Diaz-Canel celebrates birthday of Cuban Hero’s daughter

Havana, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel recalled on Monday the birthday of Gema, the eldest daughter of Hero of the Republic Gerardo Hernandez, one of the Five anti-terrorist fighters who served years of unjust imprisonment in the … Continue reading

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Cuban province recalls Freedom Caravan led by Fidel Castro

Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) Outstanding youths from the economic and social spheres on Sunday commemorated the 62nd anniversary of the Freedom Caravan, led by Fidel Castro, as it passed through this central Cuban province. The rally … Continue reading

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