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CUBA 50 - celebrating cuban culture

Cuba50 - Celebrating Cuban Culture in 2014

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 showcase events in June 2009 in London. more >>


Special offer on tickets for Eduardo Martin: The Guitar Master 14 May, London >>

New season of Havana Rakatan in London 6-24 May >>

See What's On - Diary for more events around the UK coming up.

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For the most comprehensive selection of Cuban music CDs, classic Cuban feature films and documentaries, Cuban fiction, poetry, posters plus Cuban coffee and much more take a look at the CSC online shop here>>

WHAT'S NEW (click here for all news)

First Animated 3D Feature Film, Menique, Finally Ready In Cuba
After nine years, the first Cuban animated full film in 3D Menique ('Little finger'), directed by Ernesto Padron, will be premiered in the cinemas of ... full article >>>

Abel Prieto Speaks About Challenges In The Arts In Cuba
Abel Prieto, Advisor to the Councils of State and Ministers and former Culture Minister, spoke on the challenges Cuban culture is facing today to OnCuba ... full article >>>

Kcho: Art Against Injustice
Kcho: "Silence is bad, people dislike lack of communication, and then they make documentaries about people like that of the National Geographic Channel where human ... full article >>>

Special Ticket Offer To See Eduardo Martin:The Guitar Master On 14 May In London
One of today's most prominent composer-guitarist alive makes his London debut performing at the Bolivar Hall. Eduardo Martin's music is currently recorded and performed top ... full article >>>

Interview With Young Cuban Filmmaker On Her Short Film ABECÉ
The section Moviendo Ideas (Ideas in Movement), part of the Young Filmmakers' Showcase, analyzed the short film 'ABECÉ:The Universe of a Girl, Mother and Woman' ... full article >>>

Cuba Transforming Former Factories Into Cultural Centres
A Havana theatre company has found a new home at an old bicycle factory as part of the efforts underway in Cuba to turn old ... full article >>>

Cuba Beats US 5-0 In First Boxing Bout On Cuban Soil In 27 Years
World Series of Boxing meeting was first of home-and-away series between the US Knockouts and the Cuba Wranglers. On Friday night, boxers from the US and ... full article >>>

To Dance Like A Man - Film About Cuban Triplets Becoming Ballet Dancers
Sylvie Collier's film about the talented, identical Cuban triplets To Dance Like A Man will be broadcast on Sky Arts 2 and Sky Arts 2 ... full article >>>

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