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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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 puppeteers celebrate 25 years of Teatro de Las Estaciones http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45531&SEO=cuban-puppeteers-celebrate-25-years-of-teatro-de-las-estaciones Matanzas, Cuba, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) With the event entitled ''25 years of puppets for all,'' the Teatro de las Estaciones puppet company celebrated a successful 25 years since its founding in Matanzas, as a reference in Cuba in the art of puppetry. Photo Exhibition Dedicated to Fidel Castro Opens in Havana (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45519&SEO=photo-exhibition-dedicated-to-fidel-castro-opens-in-havana-photos FotosPL: Manuel MuñoaHavana, (Prensa Latina) A photo exhibition dedicated to the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, opened this Monday at the Morro-Cabaña Historical-Military Park, on the occasion of the 93rd anniversary of his birth. Book on the Struggle of Bolivia for Sea Voyage launched in Russia (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45456&SEO=book-on-the-struggle-of-bolivia-for-sea-voyage-launched-in-russia-photos Moscow,  (Prensa Latina) As part of a big program to celebrate here the 194 anniversary of Bolivia''s independence, the book ''Drama of the confinement of a country'' and the film ''The day that silence died'' was presented today . Hip Hop Festival to Unite Rappers and DJs from Different Countries http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45434&SEO=hip-hop-festival-to-unite-rappers-and-djs-from-different-countries Havana, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 160 Cuban and foreign artists will gather at the Potaje Urbano Hip Hop Festival, to be held August 13-18, organizers announced Saturday. Friends of Jazz to Meet in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45377&SEO=friends-of-jazz-to-meet-in-cuba Santiago de Cuba, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) The 8th Friends of Jazz Festival will be held in Santiago de Cuba in September with the participation of Cuban and foreign musicians, invited by a city that is promoting this genre with various spaces and events. Cuban-Canadian Film in Cinemas all over Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45301&SEO=cuban-canadian-film-in-cinemas-all-over-cuba Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The Cuban-Canadian film ''Un traductor'' (The Translator) is being screened from this Wednesday at cinemas across the country as part of the Summer Film Festival program running through September 1. Book on Guerrilla Fighter Launched in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45284&SEO=book-on-guerrilla-fighter-launched-in-cuba Havana, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuban researchers on Tuesday launched the book ''Ramon Paz Borroto, en la Forja de una Proeza'', which contains a prologue by the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee, Raul Castro. The Fusion of Flamenco and Caribbean Music in a Unique Gala http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45247&SEO=the-fusion-of-flamenco-and-caribbean-music-in-a-unique-gala Havana, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The Hispano-American Cultural Center announced on Tuesday a unique gala in Cuba, in which artists from Cuba and countries such as Venezuela and Canada will perform flamenco and Caribbean music. Cuban Intellectual, Casa de las Americas Were Honored in Bogota (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45184&SEO=cuban-intellectual-casa-de-las-americas-were-honored-in-bogota-photos Bogota,  (Prensa Latina) In the context of the 28th Women on Stage for Peace Festival taking place in Bogota, Cuban intellectual Roberto Fernandez Retamar and Casa de las Americas were honored on Monday. First Cuban International Timba Festival Extends its Program http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45145&SEO=first-cuban-international-timba-festival-extends-its-program Havana, (Prensa Latina) The 1st International Timba Festival... forever Formell is extending its program this Sunday to pay tribute to Cuban musician Juan Formell, founder in this country of the popular Los Van Van orchestra. Cuban Group Vocal Sampling Performs First Tour in China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45106&SEO=cuban-group-vocal-sampling-performs-first-tour-in-china Text and PhotosPL: Iramsy PerazaBeijing, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuban musical group Vocal Sampling will see its first tour of China, including three performances in the south of the country, group director and founder Rene Baños assured on Friday.