The full-length feature film also got prizes in the categories of fiction film and photography. The photography award went to renowned photographer Raúl Pérez Ureta.... More

50 son 50 (50 are 50) is the title of the most recent album by the famous Cuban drum band Tambores de Bejucal as a way of safeguarding Cuba’s popular music heritage.... More

A Festival of Indian Culture began in Havana, coinciding with the visit of a government delegation headed by Indian Vice President, Hamid Ansari, and members of his cabinet and parliament. ... More

The 15th International Theater Festival kicked off at Havana’s National Theater on October 24th with a version of the immortal classic Anna Karenina by the company T. E. Academic Evgueni Vajtangov from Russia. ... More

Nearly twenty tunes by renowned Cuban singer-songwriter, Silvio Rodríguez, will be arranged for a Cuban National Symphony tour with Cuban singer Augusto Enríquez set to begin on November 3. ... More

Some 250 delegates, including renowned intellectuals from Cuba and another 19 nations of the region, have confirmed their attendance at the 19th Iberian-American Culture Fiesta, scheduled for October 24 through 30 in the eastern city of Holguin.... More

With the attendance of Cuban First Vice-President, Miguel Díaz-Canel, the animated film Fernanda y el extraño caso del Dr. X y Mister Jai was premiered in Havana. ... More

Cuban dance legend, Alicia Alonso, was paid homage at the Iberian-American Theater Festival in Cadiz, Spain, at a ceremony where she received the Atahualpa del Cioppo Prize. ... More

Cuban President, Army General Raúl Castro, attended the Friday evening ceremony to mark the 27th Anniversary of the Hermanos Saíz Young Artists Association –AHS- in Havana’s Fine Arts Museum.... More

A mixture of musical, performance and stage quality was the concert held by the popular Cuban duo Buena Fe in the Eastern city of Bayamo last night. ... More

The Hermanos Saíz Young Artists Association –AHS-, at the request of the organization’s National Council, granted the renowned Cuban architect the condition of Maestro de Juventudes (Maestro of Youth). ... More

Oct 17, -- Cuban musician Chucho Valdes will be touring Spain this autumn to present the songs from his recent album Border Free, released by Jazz Village in July.... More

Oct 17, -- The Hermanos Aviles orchestra of the eastern Cuban province of Holguin, considered the most representative of Cuban musical heritage and credited as the oldest popular orchestra in Cuba and Latin America- is celebrating its 131 anniversary.... More

Cuban Movie Wins LA Film Festival

The Cuban Film Esther en alguna parte (Esther Somewhere), by Director Gerardo Chijona, won the Rita Award for Best Film at the Los Angeles International Film Festival – Laliff- that wound up in the US city on Monday.... More

The retrospective related to the work by 1982 Nobel Literature Prize Laureate, Colombian novelist, Gabriel García Márquez, will be sponsored by the Cuban Film Archives and screened at Havana’s Charles Chaplin Theater from October 23 through 31. ... More