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CUBA 50 - celebrating cuban culture

Cuba50 - Celebrating Cuban Culture in 2017

Be inspired and celebrate the diversity and inventiveness of Cuban culture at events around the UK. There is something for everyone - from music to visual arts, dance, poetry, discussion, sports, film and performance. Report on Cuba50 festival in 2009 more >>

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WHAT'S NEW (click here for all news)

Review Of ABUC New Album By Roberto Fonseca
A key player in the global renaissance of Cuban music, the pianist Roberto Fonseca is now world famous for his exciting fusions of Cuban jazz ... full article >>>

Interview With Eme Alfonso, Artistic Director Of Havana World Music Festival
You are a prestigious and well known figure in the panorama of Cuban music. You began to study music at 7 years old and had ... full article >>>

Google And Havana's Office Of The City Historian Present VR Film About Jose Marti
The multinational company Google, specialist in communications technology and the internet, presented in Havana the 3D film Nuestro Marti (Our Marti), which presents episodes in ... full article >>>

Fatima Patterson, National Award For Theatre: Theatre Is Always Open To The Spirit
In January, Cuban theatre actor, writer, director Fatima Patterson was awarded the prestigious Cuban National Award for Theatre (one award a year). This is an ... full article >>>

Our Marti Today - The First Audiovisual Project By Google In Cuba
'Nuestro Marti Hoy' (Our Marti Today) is a film inspired by the life of Jose Marti in a virtual reality format, and the result of ... full article >>>

Belkis Ayon: Exploring The Shadowy World Of A Cuban Feminist Legend
A groundbreaking Retrospective of the late Cuban Printmaker Belkis Ayón is currently on show in the US. The Abakuá is an all-male, Afro-Cuban secret society that ... full article >>>

US Ballet Star Misty Copeland Visits Cuba, Where Brown Ballerinas Are The Norm
"It's just like, no, ballet is being done everywhere in the world. And it's been done for a long time."American Ballet Theatre's principal dancer and ... full article >>>

Over 700 New Titles Ready For Havana Book Fair
The 26th International Book Fair 2017 will open its doors on February 9th with some 700 new titles. This year's fair is dedicated to Dr. ... full article >>>

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