Romerias de Mayo from home beginning on Saturday

Edited by Damian Donestevez
2020-05-02 11:11:33


Havana, May 2 (RHC) - The 27th World Artistic Youth Festival will change its usual stages in squares, parks, theaters and galleries in eastern Holguín province to assault the Internet.

Coordinated by the Hermanos Saíz Young Artists Association (AHS), young singers, musicians, writers, performing and fine artists and more are called to join virtual exhibitions, concerts, online debates, documentaries and reach quarantined homes also on television.

The Romerías de Mayo or May Parties will start at 9:45 pm Saturday night with a concert in which David Blanco, Buena Fe and Polito Ibáñez will join, which will be broadcast on the social madia where the AHS and Cuban cultural institutions have their profiles (Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Telegram and WhatsApp) and on the Cubavisión TV Channel.

As reported by the Juventud Rebelde newspaper, until May 8 the online event will host a wide and varied musical program, which will be broadcast by the frequencies of Clave and Cubavisión Plus, with concerts by the Iris duet, Rodrigo García and Ceda el paso; the Symphony Orchestra with Annie Garcés and Adrián Berazaín; Rochy Ameneiro; Darkness Fall and other performers.

The usual space of thought Memoria Nuestra (Our Memory) will not go unnoticed, as it will work through forum discussions to be held from May 4 to 7; while Destrabando la trova or Unlocking the trova, another gathering inside the event, with Eduardo Sosa as host, already scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday the meeting with the creators Nelson Valdés and Santa Massiel Rueda, respectively.

The festival’s schedule includes jam sessions with renowned Cuban young jazz players, as well as photo galleries, messages, video clips, recommendations and video art, which will flood the social media along with memories of previous Romerías that will be shared these days to keep the good vibes of this atypical festival.


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