Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuban children's company La Colmenita to celebrate 30th anniversary http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52606&SEO=cuban-childrens-company-la-colmenita-to-celebrate-30th-anniversary Havana, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) The children's theater company La Colmenita will celebrate its 30th anniversary with the performance of its play 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs' on February 29 and March 1 at the capital's Carlos Marx Theater. Uruguay commemorates 500 years of Magellan's arrival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52500&SEO=uruguay-commemorates-500-years-of-magellans-arrival Montevideo, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) On the 500th anniversary of Ferdinand Magellan's circumnavigation of the south of the American continent, Uruguay honored him with a plaque unveiled on the territory that he visited. Cuban president congratulates cultural Project 'La Colmenita' http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=52258&SEO=cuban-president-congratulates-cultural-project-la-colmenita Havana, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, sent a message congratulating 'La Colmenita' (lit. 'The Little Hive'), a cultural initiative which has reached its third decade. Cuba to attend 48th edition of Cervantino Festival in Mexico http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51960&SEO=cuba-to-attend-48th-edition-of-cervantino-festival-in-mexico Mexico, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba as a country and Coahuila as a state are the special guests to the 48th Cervantino International Festival to be held in Guanajuato, Mexico, from October 14 to November 1, it was reported at a press briefing. Guatemalan literature present at 29th Cuba Book Fair http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51924&SEO=guatemalan-literature-present-at-29th-cuba-book-fair Havana, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan literature will ratify its presence with multiple editorial news about history, politics and culture at the 29th Book Fair in Cuba, opened on Thursday in this capital. Cuba and Vietnam strengthen friendship at Int'l Book Fair http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51892&SEO=cuba-and-vietnam-strengthen-friendship-at-intl-book-fair Havana, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban letters acknowledge the transcendence of 60 years of relations between Cuba and Vietnam in 16 books to be launched at Havana's International Book Fair (FIL). Sam Mendes' 1917 sweeps British Bafta Awards http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51705&SEO=sam-mendes-1917-sweeps-british-bafta-awards London, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The film 1917, by British moviemaker Sam Mendes, won seven of nine Bafta Awards for which it was nominated at a ceremony organized by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts on Sunday. Cuba grants 2020 Casa de las Americas Awards http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51633&SEO=cuba-grants-2020-casa-de-las-americas-awards Havana, Jan 31 (Prensa Latina) Casa de las Americas granted on Friday the homonymous prize, one of the oldest one in the continent, to writers from Cuba, Brazil and Mexico during the prize-giving ceremony that took place at the Che Guevara Hall. Cuba's biggest record company with more than 200 projects this year http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51459&SEO=cubas-biggest-record-company-with-more-than-200-projects-this-year Santiago de Cuba, 28 Jan (Prensa Latina) Music Recording and Publishing Company (EGREM), the biggest record company in Cuba with almost 55 years and recognized prestige in the country, will be working on more than 200 projects this year. Cuban pianist represents classical music in Italian festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=51241&SEO=cuban-pianist-represents-classical-music-in-italian-festival Havana, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuban pianist Marcos Madrigal will be the only representative of classical music in the Rapsodia Underground concert season, slate for Naples, Italy, according to the artist's communication team. Fifth Encounter of Women Artists opens in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50733&SEO=fifth-encounter-of-women-artists-opens-in-cuba Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The screening of the documentary 'Confidencia,' by Peruvian filmmaker Marta Luna, opened the 'Angel y Habanera' Fifth Encounter of Women Artists. Attacking cultural sites is a war crime, Iranian FM states http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50586&SEO=attacking-cultural-sites-is-a-war-crime-iranian-fm-states Tehran,  (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Yavad Zarif said on Sunday that US President Donald Trump's announcement of attacking 52 cultural sites in the Persian nation is a war crime. Salvadoran singer Álvaro Torres completes concert tour in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50451&SEO=salvadoran-singer-alvaro-torres-completes-concert-tour-in-cuba Havana, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) Salvadoran singer and composer Álvaro Torres will conclude today, in this capital, his concert tour with the presentation of his most recent phonogram at the Karl Marx Theater. Medellin sings as another form of protest in Colombia (+Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50242&SEO=medellin-sings-as-another-form-of-protest-in-colombia-photo Bogota, Dec 23 (Prensa Latina) After a month of anti-government protests in Colombia, the 'Medellin Resiste Cantando' (Medellin Resists Through Song) event took place on Sunday as another cultural initiative through which participants demand improvements in the lives of citizens. teleSUR denounces police violence against correspondent in Chile http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=50022&SEO=telesur-denounces-police-violence-against-correspondent-in-chile Caracas,  (Prensa Latina) Multi-state channel teleSUR denounced the aggression against its correspondent Paola Dragnic, by Chilean police officers while she was reporting on repression of protesters. Abel Prieto appointed president of Casa de las Américas http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49785&SEO=abel-prieto-appointed-president-of-casa-de-las-americas Foto: JRHavana, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuban intellectual Abel Prieto was appointed president of Casa de las Américas, the center's website La Ventana reported today. Latin American Film Festival is a poetic tribute to Havana http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49747&SEO=latin-american-film-festival-is-a-poetic-tribute-to-havana Havana, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) This Monday's screening of the film 'Habana Selfies' as part of the 41st International Festival of New Latin American Cinema is a poetic tribute to this capital, in the midst of celebrations to mark its 500 years of existence. Diaz-Canel stresses need to enhance to study Cuban history http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49729&SEO=diaz-canel-stresses-need-to-enhance-to-study-cuban-history Foto: Estudios Revolución Havana, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday called to deepen into the history of Cuba as a tool to confront the onslaught of the United States and its allies in the continent. Pontifical Lateran University awards Eusebio Leal a Honoris Causa http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49217&SEO=pontifical-lateran-university-awards-eusebio-leal-a-honoris-causa Rome, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) The Pontifical Lateran University today conferred an Honorary Doctorate in Legal Sciences-History of Law on Havana City Historian, Eusebio Leal. Central Cuban province hosts rock festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49190&SEO=central-cuban-province-hosts-rock-festival Santa Clara, Cuba, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Leading Cuban rock bands are participating in this central province in the 22nd Metal City Rock Festival, which will run until Saturday, November 23.