CUBA 50 - celebrating cuban culture

Join us on facebook Get Involved

Cuba50 Festival of Cuban Culture brochure
Download the Cuba50 Festival brochure (PDF file 5.2mb)

Cuba 50 is supported by the
Cuban Ministry of Culture, Cuban Embassy, ComoNo, Music Fund for Cuba, Cuba Solidarity Campaign, Unison, Unite, Thompsons Solicitors, Cuban Tourist Board and business, community and cultural organisations based in the UK and Cuba.

Click here to visit our supporters

Cuba50 logo thanks to Phill Pennington, image used in logo thanks to James Sparshatt www.capitalculture.eu

news archlve

Year 2017

  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Year 2016

  • December
  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Year 2015

  • December
  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Year 2014

  • December
  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Year 2013

  • December
  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Year 2012

  • December
  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Year 2011

  • December
  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Year 2010

  • December
  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Year 2009

  • December
  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Year 2008

  • December
  • November
  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May
  • April
  • March
  • February
  • January
  • Cuba50 News

    November 2010 | There are 10 news items in this month

    Review of CD: An Afternoon in Havana: Cuban piano music by Eralys Fernandez
    date: 30 Nov 2010
    An Afternoon in Havana - Piano Music from Cuba
    Eralys Fernández, 2010
    This is a delightful CD of Cuban piano music played and produced at the Guildhall Music School ... full article >>

    Review of AfroCubism CD
    date: 30 Nov 2010
    AfroCubism
    Womad festival legend has it that the most exiting music was always played backstage as the various musicians met over a drink and shared their ideas and styles with ... full article >>

    IAAF Selects Dayron Robles’s Trainer as Best in the World
    date: 30 Nov 2010
    Santiago Antunez, trainer of Olympic champion and world record holder in the 110 metre hurdles Dayron Robles, was selected as the world best 2010 trainer by the International Association of ... full article >>

    For some great Cuban music in TV and radio clips
    date: 30 Nov 2010
    This Canadian website is a favourite with salsa and timba fans - it posts clips from current Cuban TV and radio of Cuban bands and solo artists, updated regularly with ... full article >>

    Order your Cuba-related Christmas presents for friends and family now
    date: 16 Nov 2010
    Calling all fans of Cuban culture: From salsa to hip hop, son to reggaeton, charanga to Afro-Cuban jazz, rumba to country music, check out www.cubaconnect.co.uk for the biggest ... full article >>

    Animated Film 'Chico & Rita' on national release in the UK from 19 November
    date: 16 Nov 2010
    The stylish full length animation feature film by two directors Fernando Trueba, Javier Mariscal and Tono Errando, is due to go on national release from 19 November. The film tells the ... full article >>

    Cuban musicians Leo Brouwer and Chucho Valdes win Latin Grammy Awards
    date: 16 Nov 2010
    Composer, orchestra director and performer Leo Brouwer, and pianist Chucho Valdes, both from Cuba, won Latin Grammy 2010 awards in a ceremony last week in the U.S. city of Los ... full article >>

    Competition: Win 2 pairs of tickets to see Chucho Valdés & the Afro-Cuban Messengers at the Barbican
    date: 9 Nov 2010
    To enter competition to win one of 2 pairs of tickets to see Chucho Valdés & The Afro-Cuban Messengers + Ibrahim Maalouf at the Barbican, London, 18 November 2010 please ... full article >>

    AfroCubism: Buena Vista take two
    date: 8 Nov 2010
    As stories of musicians' ill fortune go, it ranks not far from Leonard Cohen having to tour because his business manager stole $5m of his savings. In 1996, the Malians ... full article >>

    US ballet troupe returns to Cuba after 50 years
    date: 8 Nov 2010
    The last time the American Ballet Theatre performed in Cuba, Fidel Castro had been in power for barely a year and relations between Washington and Havana were yet to turn ... full article >>


    For press information and interviews please contact:
    Cuba 50
    CSC, c/o Unite, 33-37 Moreland St
    London EC1V 8BB

    T +44 (0)207 490 5715
    E Click here


    | top | back | home |


    Copyright © 2008 Cuba50
    Cuba 50, c/o UNITE,33-37 Moreland Street, London EC1V 8BB, Great Britain | T +44 (0)20 7490 5715 | F +44 (0)20 7480 3556 | email |
    This website uses Flash player and Adobe Reader | Download Flash | Download Adobe Reader :)