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Cultura

Washington, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) The American John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts considers a pleasure to open its doors to those who want to celebrate Cuban culture during a great festival whose preparations march perfectly today, according to organizers.


Riyadh, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) After 30 years without inaugurating a cinema, this capital will premiere on April 18 a cinematograph as part of a modernization plan promoted by the kingdom, local media today.


Matanzas, Cuba, Apr 5 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican Independent Company ''Conjuro Teatro'' will premiere at the City Theater ''Yo soy el rey del mambo,'' by Cuban playwright Ulises Rodriguez, the House of Scenic Memory (CME) confirmed here today.


Havana, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) About 30 films will compete as of today at the 17th Young Exhibition of the Cuban Film Institute (ICAIC), the most expected event for young filmmakers of the island.


Havana, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Artists from 16 countries will perform in Havana from April 11th to 15th at the International Dance Festival in Urban Landscapes, said organizers today.


Caracas, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) Culture Minister Ernesto Villegas lamented today the death on Sunday of Venezuelan guitarist Jose Luis Lara, who was the president of the Angostura International Guitar Festival.


Pyongyang, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Jong-un, wished that performances of South Korean artists here contribute to concert unity between Pyongyang and Seoul after their rapproachment, reported today news media.


Havana, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Students and ballet teachers from several countries will pay a tribute today, at Teatro Nacional de Cuba, to the outstanding U.S. dancer and choreographer Lorna Burdsall (1928-2010).


Havana, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) The documentary ‘Olé, Olé, Olé!: A Trip Across Latin America'' and a photographic exhibition about the tour of the legendary British band The Rolling Stones will be premiered today in this capital.


Beijing, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Two films from China and 13 from abroad will compete for the Tiantan prizes that will be awarded by the 8th Beijing International Film Festival when it opens its curtains in mid-April.


Havana, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) The Singing Academy Mariana de Gonitch announced here a tribute concert to the founder of the Federation of Cuban Women (FMC), Vilma Espin, to celebrate the 88th anniversary of her birth.