A City Full of Trova Music

An intense academic program, as part of the Pepe Sánchez Trova Festival, will be developed through the different performances at the Casa de la Trova (Trova Center,) the Dolores concert hall, the Hermanos Saíz Association headquarters, the Universidad de Oriente, Céspedes Park and the Plaza de Marte

2 days ago
 

Olga Tañón Wants to Seduce Havana

Considered one of the most versatile singers of her native Puerto Rico, Olga Tañón is popular on the island and her first contact with the Cuban public was following the Peace without Borders concert, held in September 2009 in Havana.
Considered one of the most versatile singers of her native Puerto Rico, Olga Tañón is popular on the island and her first contact with the Cuban public was following the Peace without Borders concert, held in September 2009 in Havana
1 year ago

Olga Tañón in Santiago: A Caribbean Hug

Promise accomplished concert, which starred on Saturday the popular Puerto Rican singer to about 300,000 in Santiago was a huge hug of flavour and emotions.

Promise accomplished concert, which starred on Saturday the popular Puerto Rican singer to about 300,000 in Santiago was a huge hug of flavour and emotions

1 year ago

So Simple, So Awesome

Alfredo Guevara and Gabriel García Márquez

In the context of the 7th Festival, the New Latin American Cinema Foundation was created in Casa de las Américas on December 4th, 1985

1 year ago

Cinema Festival Back in Havana

The renowned British actress Geraldine Chaplin, Charlie Chaplin’s daughter, was awarded the 2014 Coral Prize for best female performance

The renowned British actress Geraldine Chaplin, Charlie Chaplin’s daughter, was awarded the 2014 Coral Prize for best female performance, after her leading role in the film Dólares de arena, during the opening of the 37th International New Latin American Cinema Festival

1 year ago

Guinness Record to Casino Giant Ring in Havana

Guinness Record to Casino Giant Ring in Havana
The infectious Rueda Gigante (Giant Ring) achieved a new record for its duration of 14 minutes and 58 seconds that exceeded the record established in Greece in 2014 when 1,102 people danced nearly seven minutes and 16 seconds
1 year ago

The Authentic, an Antidote to Pseudo-culture

The National Council of the José Martí Brigade of Art Instructors concludes. New national leadership elected
1 year ago

Cuban Ballet Festival t be Named After Alicia Alonso

The 25th Edition of the Ballet Festival will be held from October 28 to November 6, and from this edition onward, this event will be named after Alicia Alonso as a way to pay honor to its Chairwoman and main inspiring founder.

1 year ago

The Award of an Entire Continent

The jury of the 57th Casa de las Americas Literary Prize was constituted on Monday.
The jury of the 57th Casa de las Americas Literary Prize was constituted on Monday
1 year ago

The Road is Still Long

Ariel Martinez during his presentation at the V South African International Ballet Competition.
Ariel Martínez knew he wanted to feel forever the thrill filling his heart. That’s why he is today a soloist of Cuba’s National Ballet
4 months ago

A Fiesta for Salvadorian Children


Second stage of the Salvadorian La Colmenita project
1 year ago

My Heart has Always Been in Cuba

Carlos Acosta
The famous dancer and choreographer Carlos Acosta gives an interview about his own ballet company, which will be officially launched next April 8

1 year ago

Yes, We Stand in Awe!

We should not be surprised by the amazement of those who discover admiringly that in Cuba, for example, the ballet is an art that belongs to us all, because it also gives meaning to our existence
4 months ago

The festival of Latin American Cinema

The Argentinean film The Illustrious Citizen, by Gastón Duprat and Mariano Cohn, will inaugurate the 38th edition of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema
4 months ago

Mexican film Desert, the Best of Fiction

In the awards gala celebrated this Thursday in the Charles Chaplin cinema, the public opinion prize was also announced, granted to Ya no es antes, by Cuban Lester Hamlet

3 months ago

New Book about Juan Formell and Los Van Van

Journalist and music connoisseur Rafael Lam launched a book offering details of Cuba’s musical train and its founding leader
7 months ago

Entrevoces Chorus will Accompany The Rolling Stones Tonight

The Cuban vocal group, led by Maestra Digna Guerra, will sing You can´t always get what you want together with the British band.
The Cuban vocal group, led by Maestra Digna Guerra, will sing You can´t always get what you want together with the British band

Ivan Naples Receives National Film Award 2016

Noted photographer Ivan Naples on Thursday received the 2016 National Film Award from Julian Gonzalez, Minister of Culture, and Robert Smith, president of the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry.
Noted photographer Ivan Naples on Thursday received the 2016 National Film Award from Julian Gonzalez, Minister of Culture, and Robert Smith, president of the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry

UNEAC: An open organization with social commitment

Next Monday August 22, the National Union of Cuban Artists and Writers will turn 55 years. This will be celebrated with a cultural gala at Havana’s Alicia Alonso Theater
7 months ago

Twenty Years of Obsession

Dúo Obsesión, arrived this year celebrates its 20th anniversary.
The duo made up by Magia López and Alexey Rodríguez Mola has been strengthened as time is passing by, supported by lot of work and love for the music that is born in the neighborhood and reflects life with its conflicts: the Hip Hop
6 months ago

Habanarte has Already Kicked off

The festival makes up a model of integration that has allowed the audience to receive a high quality program 

6 months ago

Youth, Rebelliousness and Causes (II)

The Havana Film Festival also has space for the youngsters of the family
3 months ago

A Book Fair Inspired by Fidel

Fidel

Cuban publishers will make available to the public the 90th Anniversary Collection, which treasures important titles to understand the political thinking of the Commander in Chief 

1 month ago

Flamenco Live Music and Dancing Presentations

Accompanied by his group, guitarist Reynier Mariño performed at Avellaneda hall of the National Theater, where he presented Regreso his latest record
7 months ago

Santiaguero Septet to Celebrate Latin Grammy

Santiaguero Septet to Celebrate Latin Grammy
Fernando Dewar, group leader, announced on his arrival in Havana that this Tuesday they will give a big concert to celebrate the award in the Casa de la Trova in his hometown.
1 year ago

A More Contemporary Old Havana

In the framework of the 28th Festival of Contemporary Music in Havana, under the general direction of maestro Guido López-Gavilán, a concert will be given on Friday 20 in the regular venue of the Basilica of the St. Francis of Assisi Convent
1 year ago

The Pleasure of Sharing What You Have

Gilbert Brownstone
This great friend of Cuba and the Revolution renounced US citizenship to become involved in the struggle for the return of the Cuban Five. About his most recent gift to the country of 40 graphic works by André Masson, JR talks with the prominent curator and art collector
1 year ago

Billboards on the Castillo de la Real Fuerza

The exhibition The Last Frontier includes 40 large pictures that deal with marine ecosystems and will be unveiled this November 18
1 year ago

Cuban Culture and Literature: Root and Branch

Cuban literature doesn´t give way to Cuban culture; they both go together in many ways.
Cuban literature doesn´t give way to Cuban culture; they both go together in many ways
1 year ago

A True Artist

The multi-prizewinning creator Yoel González Rodríguez from Guantanamo, founder of Médula, the dance company that depends just on «people who take risks and like to pursue dreams and who don´t stop until achieving them, » says that talent for dancing is found inside the soul.
The multi-prizewinning creator Yoel González Rodríguez from Guantanamo, founder of Médula, the dance company that depends just on «people who take risks and like to pursue dreams and who don´t stop until achieving them, » says that talent for dancing is found inside the soul
1 year ago

Passion for Music, Just That!

Details and impressions of the concert by Mexican Jaramar, Brazilian Badi Assad, Spanish Mayte Marín and the Cuban vocal group Sampling during last week in Havana
1 year ago

Higher Culture for a Better Soul

The Minister of Culture Julián González highlights the essential role of culture in the Cuban society on the occasion of the Day of the National Culture, this October 20
1 year ago

Take 6 Performs in Havana

The American vocal ensemble carried off the audience’s ovation in Karl Marx Theater during its first presentation in Cuba, as part of Festival Les Voix Humaines
The American vocal ensemble carried off the audience’s ovation in Karl Marx Theater during its first presentation in Cuba, as part of Festival Les Voix Humaines
1 year ago

Sting will Perform in Havana

In the frame of the British Cultural Week, the popular Argentine musician Dominic Miller will offer a concert at the Cuban Art Factory on Thursday, October 8 at 11 p.m.

In the frame of the British Cultural Week, the popular Argentine musician Dominic Miller will offer a concert at the Cuban Art Factory on Thursday, October 8 at 11 p.m.

1 year ago

Cuban Musicians Nominated for Latin Grammy 2015

With 47 prizes in competition, the award ceremony will take place next November 19 in Las Vegas, where Cuban singer songwriter Pablo Milanés will be awarded the musical excellence Prize
1 year ago

Egrem and Sony Music Entertainment Sign Cooperation Agreement

Nearly 30 000 songs, collected in around 2 300 albums are the medium of revision for the possible distribution by Sony Music Entertainment. Likewise the CD La Fantasía.
This Tuesday license agreements for the international distribution of the Cuban discography since its foundation in the 1960’s to the present were signed at Areíto Studio 101
1 year ago

Esteban Conquers Huelva

Esteban, Jonal Cosculluelas first film.

 Jonal Cosculluela's first feature caused the jury of the Ibero-American Film Festival in Huelva to award him its Special Prize, the Silver Carabela, and that the public also selected it as the one which most touched them in the important Spanish contest

4 months ago

Cuba Salsa Festival Returns to Havana

Cuba Salsa Festival

Dance and music workshops, masterly lectures and concerts feature in the program of Salsa Cuba 2017 Festival

29 days ago

Moviemaker Rogelio Paris Dies in Havana

Paris died last Monday night, as reported by ICAIC’s Cubacine website
Paris died last Monday night, as reported by ICAIC´s Cubacine website
11 months ago

Another Illustrious Festival

Coral de Honor: reason for happiness for the EICTV, inaugurated by Fidel.
Cinema became a fixed idea for the public from this Thursday after the official opening of Havana´s International Film Festival by Director Iván Giroud
3 months ago

Cartoonists Views

Peace pigeon?

Highlights

Reflections by Fidel Castro Ruz

Photo Gallery of Fidel Castro

Interview whit Raul Castro

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