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  • Cuba50 News

    July 2014 | There are 13 news items in this month

    Win a free pass to the 7th Cuban Salsa Congress in Bournemouth, 8-11 August !
    date: 23 Jul 2014
    Enter the Cuba50 competition to have the chance to win a free pass for the 7th Cuban Salsa Congress in Bournemouth 8-11 August 2014, not including accommodation. To enter the competition ... full article >>

    Cuba unveils its first 3D animation movie, Menique + watch the trailer
    date: 23 Jul 2014
    A dozen countries, among them the United States, signed contracts for the distribution of "Meñique," Cuba''s first 3D animated film, producers confirmed today. Julio Casal, director of the Spanish company Ficcion ... full article >>

    Habanarte 2014: The best of Cuban Contemporary Art
    date: 23 Jul 2014
    Habanarte 2014 will become Havana, next September, an excellent art gallery, with the arriving of the Biennial. The main artists of the Visual Arts in Cuba will be taking part ... full article >>

    The legacy of Changui - the roots music with a huge influence in Cuban music today
    date: 23 Jul 2014
    In Guantanamo there is veneration for changüí that transcends from one generation to another and that is built-in in the genes of those who are born on the banks of ... full article >>

    Diana Fuentes to release new album - watch video for her song 'Sera Sol'
    date: 23 Jul 2014
    Cuban Singer-songwriter, Diana Fuentes, is a leader within the flourishing generation of performers and musicians under the flag of new Cuban music. As a result, the songstress positioned herself in ... full article >>

    London Globe Theatre to Perform in Cuba in August
    date: 23 Jul 2014
    On the occasion of the 450th anniversary of the birth of English writer William Shakespeare and as the main presentation this summer in Cuba, the Globe Theater of London will ... full article >>

    Habanarte - 10 day multi arts festival in Havana this September
    date: 22 Jul 2014
    Ten days devoted to art are proposed by the Cuban Ministry of Culture (Mincult) from September 11 to 21 during the Festival Habanarte, days in which more than a thousand ... full article >>

    Review of new Cuban cinema in 2014
    date: 22 Jul 2014
    Feature length films, documentaries, shorts of different styles and themes are characterizing contemporary Cuban cinema. A look at the new releases and post production films shows a wide spectrum of ... full article >>

    Renowned Cuban architect Dr Mario Coyula dies
    date: 22 Jul 2014
    Renowned Cuban architect Dr Mario Coyula died 7 July 2014 in Havana. See this report from 2002 about some of his work and views.The living streets of Havana: Coyula wants to ... full article >>

    Tribute to Joel James Figuerola, founder of Casa Del Caribe in Santiago de Cuba
    date: 22 Jul 2014
    A tribute to Joel James Figuerola, founder of the Casa del Caribe in Santiago de Cuba and a major figure in the development of appreciation of contemporary afro cuban culture. I ... full article >>

    El Swing de la Habana - video by Cuban timbero Angel Yos
    date: 16 Jul 2014
    Watch this sweet video by Cuban timbero Angel Yos - makes you wish you could be in havana right now... ... full article >>

    Cuban Carmen Jones revives musical theatre on island
    date: 16 Jul 2014
    Just a year ago, Luna Manzanares had never acted on stage. But for the past few nights, the 23-year-old singer has been plastering on red lipstick and taking on the title ... full article >>

    No one moves in the world like Cuban dancers
    date: 16 Jul 2014
    Contemporary dance of Cuba celebrates in 2014 its 55 years of work on scenes of the Island and worldwide. Since that September of 1959, when it was born under the ... full article >>


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