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Cuba Hosts Events to Honor Benny More in His Centenary

Havana, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) On the 100th birthday of Cuban musician Benny More, a series of events are being held in Cuba to pay tribute to him, who is also known as ”El Barbaro del Ritmo.” The events will … Continue reading

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The Rumba Route Reaches Central Cuba

By Jose Antonio Fulgueiras Santa Clara, Cuba, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The ‘Pre-Festival’ to the Timbalaye International Festival began this Saturday in Sagua la Grande, in order to include the city in Cuba’s ‘Rumba Route’ tour. The 11th edition of … Continue reading

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Cuban Festival to Gather Musicians from Various Countries

Havana, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) More than a hundred Cuban and international artists will participate in the 3rd edition of the Electronic Music Festival of Cuba, Eyeife 500, to be held from December 11 to 15, organizers informed Saturday. The … Continue reading

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Cuban Company Acosta Danza Announces Spanish Tour

Havana, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish cities of Perelada, Santander and Almansa will host this month performances by the Cuban company Acosta Danza, informed Thursday a statement from the institution. The company, directed by ballerina Carlos Acosta, will perform … Continue reading

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U.S. Venceremos Brigade Pays Tribute to Fidel Castro on 93rd Birthday

Santiago de Cuba, August 13 (Prensa Latina) The members of the U.S. Venceremos solidarity brigade paid tribute to Fidel Castro this Tuesday at the Santa Ifigenia cemetery, 93 years after his birth and at the end of their visit to … Continue reading

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Tribute in Mexico to Fidel Castro

Mexico, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) A tribute to the Cuban revolutionary leader, Fidel Castro, Mexicans paid Saturday in the auditorium Ernesto Velasco, of the electricians’ union, on occasion of the 93rd anniversary of his birth that will be celebrated next … Continue reading

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Hip Hop Festival in Cuba to Unite Rappers and DJs from Different Countries

Havana, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 160 Cuban and foreign artists will gather at the Potaje Urbano Hip Hop Festival, to be held August 13-18, organizers announced Saturday. The event, hosted by the Hermanos Saiz Association and the Negros Zulus … Continue reading

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Cuban Discus Thrower Yaime Perez Happy with Lima 2019 Victory

Lima, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) Pan American champion and record holder, Cuban discus thrower Yaime Perez, has said she never doubted her victory at the Lima 2019 Games, because she has seen an excellent season. Perez assured her victory in … Continue reading

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Cuba Congratulates Bolivia on 194th Anniversary of Independence

Havana, Aug.6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba´s government congratulated on Tuesday the Bolivian people on the 194th anniversary of Independence, and seized the opportunity to express admiration for the success of the process of change led by Bolivia´s President Evo Morales. ‘A … Continue reading

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Cuban Theatre Group is a Mirror of Cuban Art, Playwright Asserts

Matanzas, Cuba, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) The playwright Ulises Rodriguez Febles asserted in Matanzas Friday that the work of the puppeteer group Teatro de Las Estaciones, soon to be 25 years old, is a continuity of the best of the … Continue reading

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