Cuba Culture News
Updated: 6 years 34 weeks ago
World famed Cuban pianist and composer Chucho Valdes will play in Mexico´s National Auditorium on May 21st with his new band Afro-Cuban Messenger.
HAVANA, May 13 (Xinhua) -- Around 160 poets from over 40 countries and regions will attend the upcoming 15th International Poetry Festival in Havana, organizers said here Thursday.
"In my lifelong transition from vacationing to traveling, I've realized the opportunity and potential of visiting a place," he said. "Sooner or later, you're home again, and the stories become the most important part of the trip."
HAVANA – Cuban folk icon Silvio Rodriguez has been booked to play at Carnegie Hall during his first U.S. tour in more than 30 years, but his office said Thursday that Washington has yet to approve his visa.
With U.S.-Cuba relations at their lowest point since President Barack Obama took office last year, Cuban singer Carlos Varela will launch a six-city U.S. tour next month with hopes of bringing the two countries a little closer.
Cuban, Irish, Canadian Celts share music and dance traditions at 10-day festival
The work of Cuban pianist Frank Fernandez and the drama of Palestinian in Gaza opened the fifth Al-Jazeera International Documentary Film Festival that begins on Tuesday its competitive sessions.
Rene Perez, the Resident of the Puerto Rican group Calle 13, recognized in a interview published in EFE, that he “will have to return to Cuba to get inspiration and be able to write”
The presentation of Cuba's National Ballet in Brisbane Festival was confirmed today by Anna Bligh, Prime Minister of the Australian state of Queensland.
Cuba/Caribe Festival: The acclaimed annual three-week celebration of Afro-Caribbean music and dance opens at San Francisco's Dance Mission Theater this weekend.
The Ballet Naional de Cuba will perform at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre this year.
The concert by Cuban pop-trova group Buena Fe scheduled for Thursday night at the Fillmore Miami Beach has been postponed to May 9th.
Over 160 films from 30 countries will compete at the 8th Humberto Solas Low-Budget International Film Festival to run from April 19 to 25 in Gibara, Holguin.
Cuban young pianist Jorge Gonzalez Buajasan won the special prize of the Flame International Piano Competition of France, with the performance of pieces by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Alexandre Scriabin at the International Art Center of Paris.
The prestigious Cuban company of Spanish dance, recognized in the national and international levels is arriving to its 23 years of creation of intense work under the direction of first dancer and choreographer Eduardo Veitia.
A puppet show event from Cuba and Spain, with novel staging, started last Tuesday evening, in Matanzas, as preamble to the 9th edition of the International Theater Workshop of that modality.
Cuban singer songwriter Silvio Rodriguez will open the Concert for the Homeland to be staged at the Anti-imperialist Square in Havana on Saturday.