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Festival dedicated to Cuba at Kennedy Center

Washington’s John F. Kennedy Center for Scenic Arts announced the holding of a music, theater, dance and film festival about Cuba from May 8 to 20, 2018.

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Photo by Tria Giovan

The “Special Period” again, in photos

The Cuba of the “Special Period,” as the deep economic crisis into which the island fell after the collapse of the socialist camp in the 1990s is euphemistically known, is the one captured by U.S. photographer Tria Giovan with her … Continued

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Billboard: See to believe

This week main course is, of course, the International Havana Film Festival in its 39th edition already. Time flies right! Well, during the Festival we’ll be in more than 12 movie theaters so you can see more and more movies. … Continued

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Billboard: What will I buy?

To open this week FIART will start next Tuesday 5th. Just a few days left for Pabexpo to be crowded, colorful, involved in the best Cuban trade of stuff. Its XXI edition will be dedicated to Santiago de Cuba and … Continued

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Ares / Photo by Claudio Pelaez Sordo

Trump, the caricature and the artist who looks at Havana

  He is barely known as Arístides Esteban Hernández. If it is said that he is a psychiatrist by profession, he will surely be less known. But everything changes when people speak of Ares, his artistic name. Caricaturist, illustrator and … Continued

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Billboard: Let’s go to Italy

Italy in Havana. We get vibes to see, to listen, to talk a little, to exchange. Invitation is for a whole week in Italy, and no need to move from here. Don’t miss this chance. Join us! This is what … Continued

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Photomontage of “…Es la esperanza” (It’s hope), by Gabriel Guerra Bianchini. Photo: Iván Soca.

Heaven on Earth

  A Havana Malecón that doesn’t contain the sea, but is rather a cloud lookout point. The very city flooded in white steam…. That is what Gabriel Guerra Bianchini fantasizes, breaking “the damn circumstance,” “Make my wish come true of … Continued

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Chucho Valdés. Photo:

Chucho Valdés: “I feel as if I were in a second adolescence”

Two great names of Cuban jazz from different generations, Chucho Valdés and Gonzalo Rubalcaba, cross their keyboards to give a four-hand and two-piano concert in San Cugat (Barcelona), where Chucho Valdés has arrived in top shape and full of projects, … Continued

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Billboard: Jazz jewels

JoJazz 2017 is already playing. It’s a contest for you to fall in love of Cuban jazz panorama. Until Sunday you’ll find performances, jam sessions, radio live shows and more. That’s how we start: playing jazz. Join us. Further down … Continued

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Billboard: Perfect balance

Welcome Contemporary Dance of Cuba with the weekend opening. A perfect match between the Cuban dancers and the choreograph creation by Fleur Darkin, director of Scottish Dance Theater. Mella Theater is waiting for you! That’s how we begin… In Visual … Continued

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