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Cultura

Havana, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) Filmmakers and intellectuals will premiere a new documentary about the father of the Cuban ballet school, Fernando Alonso, a special teacher who died in 2013.


Jakarta, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi assured today that the relations between his country and Singapore have progressed significantly and plan to increase them in tourism and economy.


Havana, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The National Ballet of Cuba (BNC) has announced that it will perform the classics Giselle and Don Quixote in a tour of the United States, in the coming months of May and June. The company led by the legendary dancer Alicia Alonso will present Don Quixote in Chicago on May 18, 19 and 20, and on the 29 and 30 at the John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington.


Santiago de Chile, Feb 14(Prensa Latina) Viña del Mar has the privilege of hosting one of the few International Song Festivals still having an impact, as the edition to begin on February 20 seems to show.


Los Angeles, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) The sentence of a federal judge of Brooklyn favored today 21 graffiti artists with a compensation of 6.7 million dollars, after the demolition of a building considered a world mecca of urban art.


London, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Parkinson''s disease has forced legendary guitarist Glenn Tipton to drop out of the upcoming Judas Priest tour.


Los Ángeles, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) James Hetfield will make his big-screen acting debut in the upcoming Ted Bundy film Extremely Wicked, Shocking Evil and Vile, starring Zac Efron as the infamous serial killer.


Havana, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Lectures, roundtable discussions and scientific panels featuring academicians from several countries are the focus today of the 11th International Congress of Higher Education, Universidad 2018, to be run until Friday, February 16.


Matanzas, Cuba, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) A cultural gala will open the International Book Fair (FIL-2018) and details are adjusted today so the important cultural event be in accordance with the condition of the Athens of Cuba of this western city.


Matanzas, Cuba, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Italian-Latin American Institute (IILA) with funding from the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation (Maeci) donated a laboratory for the restoration of paper, opened today here.


San Juan, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Electric Power Authority (EPA) restored the service today, after large part of Puerto Rico was left in the dark as a result of an explosion at the Monacillos substation in San Juan.