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Culture

Díaz-Canel congratulates award-winning musicians in CubaHavana, Dec 28 (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, today congratulated composer and music producer Edesio Alejandro and pianist Huberal Herrera, who received the 2020 National Music Award the eve.


Cuban National Ballet closes performances in 2020Havana, Dec 27 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban National Ballet (BNC) closes on Sunday its performances in 2020 with a program of the famous classical and contemporary pieces globally.


Santa Clara, Cuba, Dec 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer-songwriter Gerardo Alfonso pays tribute here to Ernesto Guevara, in cities in the center of the country, liberated by his troops in the last stage of Cuba's libertarian war.


Chilean intellectuals favor opposition unity in constituent processSantiago, Chile, Dec 24 (Prensa Latina) More than 50 artists and intellectuals demanded more unity by the opposition forces to achieve a higher representation in the Constitutional Convention to draft the new Constitution for Chile.


Quito, Dec 23 (Prensa Latina) Intellectuals, writers and filmmakers from Ecuador on Wednesday mourned Cuban writer and screenwriter Gerardo Fernandez, who dedicated his final years to imparting his knowledge in this South American country.


23 de diciembre de 2020, 9:56Mexico, Dec 23 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican singer-songwriter Armando Manzanero was intubated due to physical exhaustion, to receive mechanical ventilation support due to Covid-19, the family of the famous romantic singer and songwriter announced today.


Havana, Dec 23 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Film Institute (ICAIC) pays tribute on Wednesday to Alicia Alonso with the screening of the classic 'Giselle,' a 1963 film with this special dancer as a protagonist.


San Jose, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Ambassador to Costa Rica Jorge Rodriguez on Monday rejected 36 lies about his country published in La Nacion newspaper, and called on its board to allow him to refute them one by one.


Havana, Dec 20 (Prensa Latina) The National Ballet of Cuba (BNC) celebrates on Sunday the centennial of Alicia Alonso's birth with a tribute gala in which the BNC will share the scene with other great Cuban dance companies.


Havana, Dec 19 (Prensa Latina) Ediciones Union is launch the anthology Prosas Cubanas por Alicia Alonso (Cuban Proses for Alicia Alonso) on Saturday to commemorate the 100th birthday of Cuba's most universal artist.


Havana, Dec 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Culture Minister Alpidio Alonso on Friday met with representatives of the Young Communist League (UJC) and ratified the willingness to maintain dialogue without the influence of the United States.