Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba supports UNESCO reform that promotes peace http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47936&SEO=cuba-supports-unesco-reform-that-promotes-peace Paris,  (Prensa Latina) Cuba supported on Tuesday, during the general debate of the UNESCO Executive Board session, a reform of this UN agency that promotes peace to boost education, culture and science. National Ballet of Cuba to celebrate the Sauto Theater's reopening http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47933&SEO=national-ballet-of-cuba-to-celebrate-the-sauto-theaters-reopening Matanzas, Cuba,  (Prensa Latina) The National Ballet of Cuba (BNC) will perform on October 18 and 19 at the prestigious Sauto Theater in this city, following its recent reopening, the company confirmed this Tuesday. Arica Nativa Rural Film Festival to be held in Chile http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47922&SEO=arica-nativa-rural-film-festival-to-be-held-in-chile Santiago de Chile, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) A total of 79 films will compete in the 14th edition of the Arica Nativa Rural Film Festival, in the province of the same name in northern Chile, according to the organizers of the event. Bolivian director highlights Cuba's vital contribution to film http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47917&SEO=bolivian-director-highlights-cubas-vital-contribution-to-film La Paz, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Renowned Bolivian screenwriter and director Marcos Loayza said today that Cuba marked his career and has been fundamental to the development of this art in his country. Díaz-Canel recognizes the heritage work of Eusebio Leal http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47898&SEO=diaz-canel-recognizes-the-heritage-work-of-eusebio-leal Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, today acknowledged in his official Twitter account the work of heritage restoration and the oratory of the historian of Havana. Cuba concludes presence as Guest Country at Montevideo Book Fair http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47883&SEO=cuba-concludes-presence-as-guest-country-at-montevideo-book-fair Montevideo, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Poetry and film adaptations of Cuban literature closed the island's presence as guest of honor to the 42nd edition of the Montevideo International Book Fair on its final day. Havana City Historian Eusebio Leal elected a member of AAA&S in US http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47876&SEO=havana-city-historian-eusebio-leal-elected-a-member-of-aaas-in-us Washington, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Havana City Historian Eusebio Leal, one of Cuba's most recognized intellectuals, is now a member of the important American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAA&S). Cuban delegate to UNESCO denounces impact of the blockade on culture http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47873&SEO=cuban-delegate-to-unesco-denounces-impact-of-the-blockade-on-culture Paris, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Permanent Delegate to UNESCO Dulce Maria Buergo denounced in France the impact of the US-imposed blockade on the cultural sphere and shared some of the measures adopted to counteract this policy. Cuba hosts workshop on unique musical instrument http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47867&SEO=cuba-hosts-workshop-on-unique-musical-instrument Havana, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Dutch musician Thorwald Jørgensen is today proposing an approach to and experimentation with the unique instrument known as the Theremin, during a musical workshop at the Arte Continua gallery. Global artists travel to Cuba for Colloquium on Latinos in the US http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47848&SEO=global-artists-travel-to-cuba-for-colloquium-on-latinos-in-the-us Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Artists from nine countries will participate in the fifth International Colloquium on Latinos in the United States, which will be held in the Cuban capital from Tuesday to Thursday, as announced at a press conference. Cuban National Ballet to perform at reopening of the Sauto Theater http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47846&SEO=cuban-national-ballet-to-perform-at-reopening-of-the-sauto-theater Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) With the performances of emblematic pieces of its repertoire, the Cuban National Ballet (BNC) will be the star of the reopening of the Sauto Theater, an institution that is considered a jewel of Cuban culture, according to the company. Busy agenda for Cuba within the UNESCO Executive Board http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47836&SEO=busy-agenda-for-cuba-within-the-unesco-executive-board Paris, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will this month undertake an extensive agenda within the UNESCO Executive Board, which is focusing its efforts on the follow-up to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the permanent delegation of the island reported. Singer Roi Casal to play concert merging Cuban and Galician music http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47824&SEO=singer-roi-casal-to-play-concert-merging-cuban-and-galician-music Havana, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) A combination of music, video and history will reach Havana stages in a concert by Galician singer Roi Casal, currently one of the main promoters of cultural relations between Galicia and Cuba. Venezuela hosts Cultural Festival of the Peoples of Africa http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47821&SEO=venezuela-hosts-cultural-festival-of-the-peoples-of-africa Caracas, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) African identity and roots are taking over Venezuela this Thursday as part of the 6th Cultural Festival of the Peoples of Africa, that will be held in Caracas until October 12. Matanzas' Sauto Theater reopens to mark the city's 326th anniversary http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47798&SEO=matanzas-sauto-theater-reopens-to-mark-the-citys-326th-anniversary Matanzas, Cuba, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The reopening of the emblematic Sauto Theater on Saturday October 12, with a gala dedicated to the city of Matanzas, will feature as part of the celebrations to mark the 326th anniversary of the founding of the city known as the 'Athens of Cuba.' Cuba's Acosta Danza company begins tour of Asia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47740&SEO=cubas-acosta-danza-company-begins-tour-of-asia Singapore,  (Prensa Latina) Cuban company Acosta Danza began this Tuesday a tour around Asia, with which it will arrive in October to Chinese stages to perform for the first time in Singapore, under the general direction of Carlos Acosta. Havana's International Book Fair to be promoted in Montevideo http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47728&SEO=havanas-international-book-fair-to-be-promoted-in-montevideo Montevideo, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will present on Tuesday the call to participate in the 29th edition of the Havana International Book Fair, FIL 2020, during the similar event currently taking place in Montevideo, featuring the Caribbean nation as a guest of honor. Rain helps to extinguish fire at archeological site in Brazil http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47724&SEO=rain-helps-to-extinguish-fire-at-archeological-site-in-brazil Brasilia, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Rain yesterday helped extinguish a fire that threatened an archeological site in the Monte Alegre State Park, in the northern Brazilian state of Para, home to cave paintings dating over 11,000 years. Cuban President receives medal from Institute of Design http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47721&SEO=cuban-president-receives-medal-from-institute-of-design Havana, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, was awarded on Monday the XXXV Anniversary Medal of the Higher Institute of Industrial Design of Havana. Cuban artists condemn US blockade http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=47704&SEO=cuban-artists-condemn-us-blockade Santa Clara, Cuba, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of artists and students of art have today condemned the genocidal US blockade against Cuba, on the eve of the 52nd anniversary of Commander Ernesto Che Guevara's death in Bolivia.