Category Archives: Cultural

Streaming music crusade brings Cuban rhythms into homes

Havana, Mar 26 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of accounts in social networks, digital platforms, television and radio are currently connected to bring Cuban music from the homes of its creators to the homes of its public on the island. The online … Continue reading

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Doors open to the XVIII International Festival in Cuba

Santiago de Cuba, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) On its fifth day, the XVIII International Documentary Festival Santiago Alvarez In Memoriam opens doors here to this film genre and enriches the theoretical heritage of its value as a mirror of the … Continue reading

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Quebecois documentary directors show experiences in Cuba

Santiago de Cuba, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) Artists from the Canadian province of Quebec are showing their experiences in documentary filming. The directors Matthiew Brouillard, Josiane Roberge and Catherine Benoit were invited to the 18th International Documentary Festival Santiago Alvarez … Continue reading

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All-female flight crew for first time in Cuba

Havana, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) Aviation in Cuba starred, in an unprecedented event, a whole crew composed by women, on occasion of International Women’s Day. This time, the flight from Havana to Nueva Gerona had a totally female crew on … Continue reading

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Women in Cuba go for higher standards

Havana, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) With a significant presence in sectors of the economy and society, women in Cuba celebrate today their International Day in quest of higher standards of living. Cuban women are paid the same as men for … Continue reading

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President of Cuba congratulates all women

Havana, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) On International Women’s Day, the president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, congratulated all women for being the source, support, beauty and tenderness of life. On his Twitter account, the president wished them a happy March 8th … Continue reading

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Andy, Lucas duo to attend ‘Un Puente hacia la Habana’ Festival

Havana, Mar 7 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish duo Andy and Lucas will return to Cuba in April, invited to the 10th edition of the Festival ‘Un Puente Hacia La Habana’ (A Bridge to Havana), according to the Festival’s Facebook page. … Continue reading

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Cuba remembers Hugo Chavez seven years after passing away

Havana, Mar 5 (Prensa Latina) Cubans commemorate the legacy of Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez after his passing seven years ago. The Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) and the Venezuelan embassy in Cuba are organizing an event this … Continue reading

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U.S. dancer commends Cuba’s ballet dance methodology and technique

Havana, March 4 (Prensa Latina) Although ballet dance technique and methodology have a very high standard in the United States, Cuba has the same level, Charlene Campbell, artistic director of the Rocky Mountain Ballet Theatre, said today. The distinguished U.S. … Continue reading

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Nelson Dominguez exhibits his artworks in central Cuba

Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Mar 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuban visual artist Nelson Dominguez is showing his artworks at the Raul Martinez gallery in this city, where he is presenting his exhibition Mi Amiga Alicia (My Friend Alicia), on the occasion … Continue reading

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