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Culture

Havana, Apr 23 (Prensa Latina) The Latin Music Institute (ILM) today announced the screening of a new animated series that, among its characters, will have the renowned Cuban composer, guitarist and orchestra leader Leo Brouwer.


By Luis Manuel Arce Isaac

Mexico,  (Prensa Latina) The representation of the passion and death of Jesus of Nazareth, which takes place in Iztapalapa since 1843, without missing a single year until today, brought together a million 455,000 Mexicans, according to its organizers.


Los Angeles, USA, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Diva Omara Portuondo will give on Friday in Los Angeles, California, the first concert of her world tour, which will run until 2020.


Managua, (Prensa Latina) Managua dawned Tuesday today with the Monument to Peace, Life and Hope open to the public after several months of construction work hosted and funded by the mayor''s office of the city.


 

By Luis Manuel Arce Isaac

Mexico, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) Like every April for 62 years, the Pantheon Garden of Mexico City is convulsing where is the tomb of Pedro Infante, eternal national idol, dead one day as today in a plane crash in Merida.


Havana, (Prensa Latina) As part of the activities for the 13th Biennial of Havana, Uruguayan artist Fernando Foglino inaugurated his exhibition Evidencia, a selection of replicas of stolen pieces of historical monuments from his country.


Mexico, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican chapter of the Network of Intellectuals, Artists and Social Movements in Defense of Humankind (REDH) on Friday condemned the handing over of Julian Assange to Scotland Yard and demanded his immediate release.


Paris, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's representative before the UNESCO Executive Council, Oscar Leon, denounced the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on the Caribbean Island, diplomatic sources said on Thursday.


Beijing,  (Prensa Latina) China repatriated this year 1,157 relics taken to Italy and the United States by means of smuggling, which it is proposed to curb in cooperation with the help of several countries, the National Administration of Cultural Heritage reported on Wednesday.


Paris,  (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Tuesday noted here the crucial role of UNESCO in the consolidation of peace, which is increasingly relevant in light of growing global threats.


Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Creators from 52 countries will transform with art public spaces of the capital and other provinces of Cuba, from April 12 to May 12 for the 13th Biennial of Havana, organizers confirmed on Monday.