Category Archives: Cultural

Hotel Plaza, cultural bastion and Cuba’s hotel heritage

Camagüey, Cuba, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) The Hotel Plaza is the oldest hotel in operation in this heritage city of Cuba; it was founded more than a century ago (1907) and its legacy catapults it today as a cultural emblem. … Continue reading

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Singer Haydee Milanes to close filin festival in Cuba

Havana, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) The World Filin Festival “Bohemia Mia” will close today the calendar of activities, in this capital, with the concert of Cuban singer Haydee Milanes, in charge of vindicating the values of this sonorous expression. From … Continue reading

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French solidarity fund backs film production in Cuba

Havana, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) The French Solidarity Fund for Innovative Projects is developing today a cultural initiative aimed at boosting film production in Cuba and its dissemination through various platforms. The presentation of this plan took place in the … Continue reading

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Gretel Cazón, Cuban cultural roots from the contemporary

Paris, Jun 4 (Prensa Latina) As a proud heir to the rich Cuban musical and artistic tradition, singer Gretel Cazón defined herself today in this capital, who offered her contribution to the Latin America and Caribbean Week in France. In … Continue reading

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Cuba recognized as a safe and sustainable tourist destination

Havana, Jun 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuba was recognized on Thursday as a safe and sustainable destination after a meeting held between the Cuban delegation attending the Stockholm+50 International Conference and the representative of the World Tourism Organization (WTO). The Minister … Continue reading

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National Ballet to celebrate relations between UK and Cuba

Havana, May 30 (Prensa Latina) With a repertoire marked by choreographies by Ben Stevenson, from the United Kingdom, the National Ballet of Cuba has called a season of performances in salute to the 120th anniversary of relations between the two … Continue reading

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“El Mayor” opens Cuban film festival in Minnesota, USA

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Cuba Prepares 6th International Meeting of Young Pianists

Havana, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Instrumentalists from France, Russia, China, South Korea, Egypt, Greece, Ukraine and Cuba will meet from May 24 to June 11 in Havana at the 6th International Meeting of Young Pianists, organizers said. Held at the … Continue reading

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Mongolia commemorates 127th anniversary of Jose Marti’s death

Ulan Bator, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Ambassador to Mongolia Jorge Ferrer participated on Saturday in a ceremony to honor Jose Marti, at a school named after Cuba’s national hero. On the 127th anniversary of Marti’s death (May 19), Ferrer … Continue reading

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U.S. violinist Karen Briggs conquers Cubadisco 2022 stage

Havana, May 17 (Prensa Latina) U.S. violinist and composer Karen Briggs conquered the scene of the Cubadisco 2022 event during the opening concert that marked her debut in this capital accompanied by pianist Nachito Herrera and his guests. For the … Continue reading

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