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    May 2014 | There are 10 news items in this month

    Carlos Acosta: I'm retiring from ballet
    date: 29 May 2014
    Carlos Acosta has announced that he will retire from classical ballet with a "swan song" production of Carmen.
    Acosta, the world-renowned dancer, said he would make his final appearance in ... full article >>

    Watch the video of Maykel Blanco y su Salsa Mayor here
    date: 28 May 2014
    Watch the video of Maykel Blanco y su Salsa Mayor here ... full article >>

    Legendary Cuban master of the Spoken Word, Luis Carbonell Dies at 90
    date: 28 May 2014
    Cuban famous poetry-reader Luis Carbonell died today (24 May) at 90 years old.
    Carbonell died of a heart attack and they are going to hold the wake at the Villena ... full article >>

    Cuban Haitian descendant presented in Cuba with Living Heritage Award
    date: 28 May 2014
    The special recognition Living Heritage was granted today (May 21) to Evanny Lubens Ylien, member of the group of Haitian Culture, Benito Patois, on the occasion of the World Day ... full article >>

    Cuban artists Gente de Zona top the US Billboard chart
    date: 28 May 2014
    Bailando (Dancing), the popular song interpreted by Spaniard Enrique Iglesias and Cuban Descemer Bueno and the Cuban group Gente de Zona occupied the first position on the list of Hot ... full article >>

    Mariela Castro in Cuba's IDAHO: We dedicate this day to families
    date: 28 May 2014
    Last weekend on May 10, the Havana Pride Conga March took place in the island capital. Luckily, photographer Eric Politzer was there to capture the festive occasion, which was the ... full article >>

    Winners at the CubaDisco Awards 2014
    date: 28 May 2014
    Ernán López-Nussa carried off four awards at Cubadisco 2014, including the Grand Prix. Sacrilegio (ProduccionesColibri, 2014) is the title of the album that also won in Anthology of Versions, Jazz, ... full article >>

    Habanarte: new multi-arts festival in Cuba in September
    date: 28 May 2014
    An unprecedented event will take place in Havana from September 11 to 21: Habanarte, a great festival of national culture that will deal with all Cuban artistic expressions. Representing music, ... full article >>

    Homage to Juan Formell all over Cuba
    date: 28 May 2014
    Juan Formell, who died Thursday, May 1, in Havana, was one of the most internationally recognized Cubans of his time, and an artist whose music transcended boundaries: national, generational, and ... full article >>

    Cuban Artist, Ernesto Villanueva shows at his first London Exhibition
    date: 9 May 2014
    From May 1st-17th, one of Cuba's top artists Ernesto Villanueva is coming to London's fashionable Fitzrovia to exhibit his work. It will be Ernesto's first British Exhibition although he is well-known ... full article >>


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