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Culture

Havana, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuban company Acosta Danza premieres today a choreography by Spanish artist Goyo Montero, who decided to question the fear of difference.


Havana, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) A program focused on paying tribute to Cuban musician Juan Formell will mark on Friday the beginning of the 1st International Timba Festival ... ''Forever Formell,'' to be held in Havana until August 4.


Los Angeles, USA, July 31 (Prensa Latina) The American group Destiny''s Child has announced on Thursday that on November 1 it will launch a vinyl edition of its album The Writing''s on the Wall, celebrating the 20th anniversary of its release.


Matanzas, Cuba,  (Prensa Latina) With the event entitled 25 years of puppets for all, Teatro de las Estaciones, a leading Cuban in the art of puppets, will celebrate a quarter of a century of foundation, reported in Matanzas Monday.


Milan, Italy,  (Prensa Latina) With the music, dance, joy and colorful characteristics of Cuba, the 5th edition of the Milano Latin Festival (MLF) will celebrate in Milan Friday the National Rebellion Day of that Caribbean nation.


Bogota, Jul 26 (Prensa Latina) The film Inocencia, by Cuban director Alejandro Gil, was screened at the Faculty of Law and Political Science of the National University of Colombia.


Havana, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Renown Cuban and foreign artists will meet at the second edition of the Josone Varadero Jazz & Salsa Festival, which will be held from August 22 to 25 in the world-famous Cuban coastal resort, organizers said.


Havana, July 25 (Prensa Latina) The Venice Classics section of the Venice International Film Festival will screen a restored copy of the Cuban film The Death of a Bureaucrat (1966), the Cinemateca de Cuba announced Thursday.


United Nations,  (Prensa Latina) The images of Vladimir Molina, photojournalist of the Latin American News Agency Prensa Latina, depict in the UN the charms of the Cuban capital and its people, just when Havana turns 500 years.


Buenos Aires, Jul 22 (Prensa Latina) The Argentinean Club of Journalist Friends of Cuba (CAPAC) expressed its grief and sent its condolences to the Caribbean island for the death of the great poet Roberto Fernandez Retamar, president of Casa de las Americas.


Caracas, Jul 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro lamented the death of Cuban intellectual Roberto Fernandez Retamar, who directed the House of the Americas for decades, a key institution in the continent.