Category Archives: Cultural

Cuban Rolando Luna’s trio to perform at prestigious French festival

Paris, Jul 8 (Prensa Latina) The Rolando Luna trio will offer the French public an approach to the Cuban musical richness with its performance on July 30 during the prestigious Jazz in Marciac festival, cultural promoter Carmen Mayans announced on … Continue reading

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Cuba’s Hotel Nacional: the iconic site that hosted Jean-Paul Sartre, Muhammad Ali and Yuri Gagarin

Havana’s landmark destination bore witness to some of the most important transformations in the country following the Cuban Revolution and received numerous illustrious guests MAURICIO VICENT – El Pais Havana – 26 JUN 2021 – 03:22 PDT By January 1, 1959, the Havana … Continue reading

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Cuban dancer joins International Dance Council

Matanzas, Cuba, Jun 25 (Prensa Latina) The International Dance Council (CID) chose Cuban dancer Kenia Carrazana as one of its active members for 2021. The CID, an organization belonging to Unesco, covers all forms of dance in the world and … Continue reading

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Diaz-Canel highlights childhood protection programs in Cuba

Havana, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday highlighted his country’s child protection programs against any kind of exploitation, a principle established in the national legal system. On his Twitter account, the president said that the prohibition … Continue reading

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President of Cuba: Africa deserves global solidarity

Havana, May 25 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba Miguel Diaz-Canel affirmed that Africa deserves international solidarity and much more than just a single day, since the world is in debt with it. The president tweeted on occasion of the … Continue reading

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Cubadisco 2020-2021 International Music Fair comes to an end

Havana, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The activities of the most important event dedicated to record production on Cuba will finish on Saturday with the broadcasting of the 24th Cubadisco International Music Fair awards gala. The event, which for nine days … Continue reading

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Cuba’s Los Van Van orchestra to give concert in virtual event

Havana, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The popular Cuban orchestra Los Van Van will give a concert on Thursday, as part of the online festival organized by the multicultural project Ybor Art Factory (YAF), based in Florida, United States. The concert … Continue reading

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Cuban FM highlights historic and cultural ties with Africa

Havana, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX) on Tuesday highlighted the historic and cultural ties with Africa in the context of Africa’s Day, on May 25. On Twitter, Cuba’s Foreign Ministry released a video message from … Continue reading

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Chess players from Russia and Cuba met in friendly tournament

Moscow, May 16 (Prensa Latina) Chess players from the Republic of Buryatia, in Russia, lost to a Cuban team, in an online contest organized by the Russian Society of Friendship with Cuba (SRAC), according to its official website. The friendly … Continue reading

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Cuba hosts Latin American and Caribbean Theater Players Meeting

Havana, May 13 (Prensa Latina) About 20 artists and scholars are participating on Thursday in the virtual Meeting of the Latin American and Caribbean Theater Players, convened from Cuba by Casa de las Americas in Havana. The virtual meeting replaces … Continue reading

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