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CUBA 50 - celebrating cuban culture

Cuba50 - Celebrating Cuban Culture in 2018

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 in 2009 more >>

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WHAT'S NEW (click here for all news)

Record Of Largest Cuba Libre Cocktail Set In Havana
Cuba now holds the world record for the largest Cuba Libre cocktail ever made, after this year's 12th Pan American Cocktail Rally of the International ... full article >>>

Mejunje Theatre: Changing Attitudes Around Sexual Diversity Through Theatre In Rural Areas
To raise awareness around sexual diversity and against homophobia, the 'Me Incluyo' ('Me too') project has been rolled out in Villa Clara, the central Cuban ... full article >>>

How African Med Students Created A New Genre Of Cuban Music
Music changes faster than it can be named. And it's often random circumstances, like the 1977 New York City blackout that spurred hip-hop by putting ... full article >>>

âFor Me Everything Started In A Literary Workshopâ: Young Cuban Writer Ahmel Echevarria
Born in Havana in 1974, Ahmel Echevarria graduated in mechanical engineering but exercises, in his own words, the writer's craft. He has published five books, ... full article >>>

Cuban National TV Award To Enrique Bonne And Clara Castillo Alcantara
Clara Inocencia Castillo Alcántara and Enrique Alberto Bonne Castillo, have received the Cuban National Television Award for their outstanding contributions to TV. The award ceremony ... full article >>>

Cubans To Attempt The Biggest Cuba Libre Cocktail In The World

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The Latest On Video Game Development In Cuba
The development of video games in Cuba represents a fundamental area in the country's computerization policy, an essential issue in today's society, with entertainment and ... full article >>>

A Revolution Within The Revolution: Cuba Opens To Same-Sex Marriages
"I want to go there before things change" is a phrase I hear often from friends considering a trip to Cuba. But change has been ... full article >>>

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