Category Archives: Arts

Rumba celebrated as Intangible Cultural Heritage

Rumba celebrated as Intangible Cultural Heritage

Rumba celebrated as Intangible Cultural Heritage

Cuba, Aug 16 – The ninth edition of the International Timbalaye Festival, taking place August 18 through September 1, will be the first to celebrate rumba’s inscription on the list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Continue reading

Ballerina from Camagüey to Sochi

Ballerina from Camagüey to Sochi

Ballerina from Camagüey to Sochi

Camagüey, Jun 28 Lisandra Gómez de la Torre, prima ballerina of the Contemporary Ballet Company Endedans, is now the second direct delegate from Camagüey to the 19th World Festival of the Youth and the Students Sochi-2017. Continue reading

Danzon Habana 2017 Promotes Daily Practice of That Musical Genre

Danzon Habana 2017 Promotes Daily Practice of That Musical Genre

Danzon Habana 2017 Promotes Daily Practice of That Musical Genre

Havana, Jun 26 – The president of the International Festival Danzon Habana 2017, Jose Loyola, said that the main objective of that cultural event is to promote the daily practice of the musical and dance culture of that genre. Continue reading

Cuba Attends Milano Latin Festival 2017

Cuba Attends Milano Latin Festival 2017

Cuba Attends Milano Latin Festival 2017

Cuba , June 19 – Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs Bruno Rodrigues met in Vienna, capital city of Austria, with solidarity with Cuba groups and Cubans residing in that European nation, as part of his working agenda. Continue reading

Septeto Santiaguero to Kick Off New Tour of the United States

Septeto Santiaguero to Kick Off New Tour of the United States

Septeto Santiaguero to Kick Off New Tour of the United States

Santiago de Cuba, Jun 12 – Septeto Santiaguero will kick off its fourth tour of the United States in July, sources from the musical group told Prensa Latina. Continue reading

Chicago Harp Quartet to Perform in Cuba

Chicago Harp Quartet to Perform in Cuba

Chicago Harp Quartet to Perform in Cuba

Havana, Jun 1st –  The Harp Quartet of Chicago, United States, will hold two concerts in Cuba along with the local Symphony Orchestra of Amadeo Roldán Conservatory, the Cuban Music Institute reported. Continue reading

Young Singers from Teatro Lirico de Cuba to Perform

Young Singers from Teatro Lirico de Cuba to Perform

Young Singers from Teatro Lirico de Cuba to Perform

Havana, May 25 – Young singers from the Teatro Lirico Nacional de Cuba (National Lyric Theater of Cuba) will perform on Friday a program that highlights their vocal skills. Continue reading