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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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Cuba50 competition: Win a pair of tickets to see Issac Delgado y su grupo in London on Saturday 22 July - congratulations to Ruth W, lucky winner in the draw for these tickets, drawn Mon 17 July!

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WHAT'S NEW (click here for all news)

UNESCO Makes Alicia Alonso World Ambassador For Dance
Awarded throughout her career with hundreds of international awards, the legendary Cuban ballet dancer Alicia Alonso was named this week while visiting Segovia in Spain, ... full article >>>

Designing Cuba - How Cuban Designers Are Leading The Way
They say we interact with more than 2,000 objects every day. The number could be even higher, just look around. Design is everywhere. It gives ... full article >>>

Cuban Director Patricia Ramos Releases Debut Feature Film The Roof
During the 38th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema held in December last year, the Cuban film El Techo (The Roof), by local filmmaker ... full article >>>

Cuban Film Posters Added To UNESCO's National Register As 'Memory Of The World'
The Cuban Cinematheque has received the certificate of registration of the Cuban film posters collection at the National Registry of UNESCO's 'Memory of the World' ... full article >>>

Competition: Win Tickets To See Issac Delgado Y Su Grupo In London Saturday 22 July
We have two tickets to see Cuban salsa/timba superstar Issac Delgado and his group in London on Saturday 22 July to give away, courtesy of ... full article >>>

Carlos Alberto Masvidal: "The National Design Award Is The Olympic Gold"
Carlos Alberto Masvidal Saavedra wasrecently awarded the National Design Award in Cuba. He talked to La Jiribilla about his artistic concerns, the importance of the ... full article >>>

Vamos Cuba! Dance Show Returns To London This October
Vamos Cuba! will be at the Peacock Theatre, London 24 October - 11 November 2017 The scintillating spectacular from acclaimed Cuban choreographer Nilda Guerra and director ... full article >>>

Cuban Actor Luis Alberto Garcia On Trump: I Am An Uncomfortable Mambí
Top Cuban actor Luis Alberto Garcia has published his wry but impassioned response in Cuban cultural magazine La Jiribilla to US president Trump's announcement in ... full article >>>

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