Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Benny More's Oldest Daughter to Receive Star of the Century Award http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45869&SEO=benny-mores-oldest-daughter-to-receive-star-of-the-century-award Havana, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The oldest daughter of Cuban singer Benny More will receive the Star of the Century award from the Latin Institute of Music (ILM) to paradigmatic figures of art, like her father, the institution announced this Wednesday. International Hip Hop Symposium Opens in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45848&SEO=international-hip-hop-symposium-opens-in-cuba Havana, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuban International Hip Hop Symposium opens this Tuesday in Havana, in order to provide rappers-activists with an opportunity to carry out their community projects. Carifesta 2019 Represents the most Authentic Caribbean Culture http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45863&SEO=carifesta-2019-represents-the-most-authentic-caribbean-culture 20 de agosto de 2019, 12:51Port of Spain, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The 14th edition of the Caribbean Arts Festival 2019 (Carifesta), on its fifth day of activity, gathers in Trinidad and Tobago the most genuine of regional culture in all artistic manifestations. Cuban National Ballet Dances in Video Clip for 500 Years of Havana http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45806&SEO=cuban-national-ballet-dances-in-video-clip-for-500-years-of-havana Havana, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The National Ballet of Cuba (BNC) and the renowned musician of the Caribbean nation Chucho Valdes are producing this Tuesday a new video clip in honor of the 500th anniversary of Havana. Carifesta 2019 Continues with the Best of Regional Culture http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45799&SEO=carifesta-2019-continues-with-the-best-of-regional-culture Port of Spain, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The 14th edition of the Caribbean Arts Festival 2019 (Carifesta) continues Monday in Trinidad-Tobago its fourth day with a broad agenda of artistic and community activities with the most genuine and typical of regional culture. Cuba Hosts Events to Honor Benny More in His Centenary http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45757&SEO=cuba-hosts-events-to-honor-benny-more-in-his-centenary Havana, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) On the 100th birthday of Cuban musician Benny More, a series of events are being held in Cuba to pay tribute to him, who is also known as ''El Barbaro del Ritmo.'' Trinidad and Tobago Celebrates the Caribbean Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45742&SEO=trinidad-and-tobago-celebrates-the-caribbean-festival Port of Spain, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The 14th edition of the Caribbean Arts Festival 2019 (Carifesta) opened its doors with the motto of ''Connect, Share, Invest'' the best of regional culture. The Rumba Route Reaches Central Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45732&SEO=the-rumba-route-reaches-central-cuba By Jose Antonio Fulgueiras Santa Clara, Cuba, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The 'Pre-Festival' to the Timbalaye International Festival began this Saturday in Sagua la Grande, in order to include the city in Cuba's 'Rumba Route' tour. Cuban Festival to Gather Musicians from Various Countries http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45721&SEO=cuban-festival-to-gather-musicians-from-various-countries Havana, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) More than a hundred Cuban and international artists will participate in the 3rd edition of the Electronic Music Festival of Cuba, Eyeife 500, to be held from December 11 to 15, organizers informed Saturday. Yambambo Community Project Defends Haitian Culture in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45688&SEO=yambambo-community-project-defends-haitian-culture-in-cuba Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) The Yambambo sociocultural community project is currently focused on fostering and preserving Haitian roots and traditions in this central province. Famous Cuban Trumpeter Sergio Pichardo dies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45676&SEO=famous-cuban-trumpeter-sergio-pichardo-dies Matanzas, Cuba, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban culture mourns the death of trumpeter Sergio Pichardo, who was chosen to interpret the touch of silence at the solemn ceremony in memory of Ernesto Che Guevara, in October 1967. Cuban Publishers to Launch Book that Honors Benny More http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45672&SEO=cuban-publishers-to-launch-book-that-honors-benny-more Havana, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) As part of the activities to mark the centenary of Cuban musician Benny More, the Mecenas publishing house in Cienfuegos has launched the volume ''Te quedaras'' (''You''ll Stay: Narrative Selection'') in tribute to the legendary artist. Metallica to Hold Four Concerts in Brazil http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45673&SEO=metallica-to-hold-four-concerts-in-brazil Brasilia, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Renowned U.S. heavy metal band Metallica will offer four performances in Brazil in 2020 as part of the WorldWired Tour, specialized media reported on Friday. Costa Rica to Host First Meeting of Afro-descendant Women Writers http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45674&SEO=costa-rica-to-host-first-meeting-of-afro-descendant-women-writers San Jose, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The Department of African and Caribbean Studies at the University of Costa Rica (UCR) will host the First Meeting of Afro-descendant Women Writers from August 20-23, the organizing committee revealed in San Jose on Friday. Third Summit for Peace and Life Opens in Ecuador http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45664&SEO=third-summit-for-peace-and-life-opens-in-ecuador Quito, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) With music, dance, poetry and a meeting of cultures the Third World Summit of Arts for Peace and Life officially opened this Thursday in Quito, running through Saturday. Ecuador to Host Art Summit for Peace and Life http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45624&SEO=ecuador-to-host-art-summit-for-peace-and-life Quito, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) A hundred creators from different artistic disciplines will gather in Quito for the 3rd World Summit of the Arts for Peace and Life, to be held from this Thursday through August 17. Cuban Company Acosta Danza Announces Spanish Tour http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45628&SEO=cuban-company-acosta-danza-announces-spanish-tour Havana, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish cities of Perelada, Santander and Almansa will host this month performances by the Cuban company Acosta Danza, informed Thursday a statement from the institution. Peruvian Singer Eva Ayllon to Perform in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45581&SEO=peruvian-singer-eva-ayllon-to-perform-in-cuba Havana, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian singer Eva Ayllon will offer a concert on August 24 in Havana accompanied by local double bassist Jorge Reyes, organizers announced Wednesday. Cuban Plastic Artists Immortalize Fidel Castro's Legacy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45566&SEO=cuban-plastic-artists-immortalize-fidel-castros-legacy Photo: Documental Besado por la patriaHavana, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) On the 93rd anniversary of the birth of the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, ARTEX''s record company and music publisher, Bis Music, presented the documentary ''Besado por la patria'' on Tuesday. Rumba, Jazz and Son, the Sounds of Cuba at International Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45539&SEO=rumba-jazz-and-son-the-sounds-of-cuba-at-international-festival Havana, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The second edition of the Varadero Josone Rumba, Jazz and Son Festival will take place in Cuba with the participation of a score of Cuban artists and foreign guests, organizers announced.