"The Corazón de Isla / Heart of the Island National Tour"
Havana, July 23 (RHC)-- Coming soon to communities near you: "The Corazón de Isla / Heart of the Island National Tour" -- a summer gift for our girls and boys and a tribute to Dora Alonso and Teresita Fernández.
"Corazón Feliz" will perform 10 concerts in five provinces of the island -- from the 5th through the 17th of August -- taking children's songs to theaters and communities to accompany our children during the summer. The tour is sponsored by the Cuban Music Institute -- el Instituto Cubano de la Música (ICM) -- and National Tours, with the collaboration of Cubavisión TV.
Rochy (head of the project) will travel from Havana with the group "Rodrigo García y Ceda el Paso;" and singer-songwriter Enidia García -- winner of Cubadisco Award for the Best Children's Song CD 2021. Also on tour: young musicians Adriana and Andrea López-Gavilán and Alicia Jardines (winners of national piano, guitar, flute and violin competitions, respectively); together with a replica of our National Puppet Pelusín del Monte (made by National Theater Award winner Zenén Calero). In each province, there will be artistic presentations with valuable trajectories in work with children. Edelis Loyola in Holguín (August 5 and 6), "Teatro Tuyo" Company in Las Tunas (August 7 and 8), "La Andariega" Dance Theater Company in Camagüey (August 10 and 11), Guiñol Polichinela in Ciego de Avila (August 13 and 14) and the Abracadabra Company in Cienfuegos (August 16 and 17).
Rueda Producciones and Rueda Films have come together to make available five concerts to our television screens -- so that children from all over Cuba can enjoy them. We'll also provide an audiovisual report of the tour through communities, where the arts and songs will arrive to make our hearts happy -- Corazón Feliz!