Camaguey, Feb 1 – The 500 anniversary of the foundation of Villa Santa Maria del Puerto del Principe will be celebrated today with a program marked by a giant gala at the Revolution Square Major General Ignacio Agramonte and Loynaz.
The real exclusive was released to Prensa Latina by the artistic and general director of the show, Fernando Medrano, who stated forward that the evening will start at the 22:00 local hour, waiting for February 2, birthday of this region at more than 570 kilometers east of Havana.
Medrano added that the ceremony in which will performed 800 artists, will be called “That is a real People, the Camaguey”, the phrase of the Heroe for the Independence of Cuba, Jose Marti, published in the Newspaper Patria, on January 28, 1893.
He emphasized that in 120 minutes they will travel around the history of one of the most ancient cities of America.
He went into details and said that the Concert is a very short and tight tour through the essence that has nourished the city since its birth to show the Hispanic root and the African mark that fuelled it to finally mark its mixed blood condition.
He also said that poetry, song, dance, the historic reason will be also at the performance not as a nostalgic evocation of the past but a lasting will to honour the most liveliest of that time.
Source: Prensa Latina