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Villanueva Day in Cienfuegos for the Cuban Theater Day

Villanueva Day in Cienfuegos for the Cuban Theater Day

During the month of January, the Jornadas Villanueva...

Annual Assembly of the Hermanos Saíz Association held in Cienfuegos

Annual Assembly of the Hermanos Saíz Association held in Cienfuegos

With the presence of Fernando Rojas, Vice Minister of...

Restoration of local monuments planned in Cienfuegos

Restoration of local monuments planned in Cienfuegos

Five of the thirteen local monuments declared in...

  • Villanueva Day in Cienfuegos for the Cuban Theater Day

    Villanueva Day in Cienfuegos for the Cuban...

  • Annual Assembly of the Hermanos Saíz Association held in Cienfuegos

    Annual Assembly of the Hermanos Saíz Association...

  • Restoration of local monuments planned in Cienfuegos

    Restoration of local monuments planned in...

Articles

Bebo and Chucho, together forever

On a shelf on Chucho Valdés (Quivicán, 1918) piano at his house in Benalmádena (Málaga), a Grammy award stands over the rest: the one he was given along with his son Chucho by the álbum Juntos para siempre (together forever) This is an álbum full of feelings and wisdom made in 2008 by his friend Fernando Trueba, to whom Bebo would call tenderly “the boss”, despite the fact that his 94 years show him somehow lost.

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Animation series to be released

Being a professional architect, cartoonist in his fre time, and a private worker make Víctor Alfonso Cedeño a peculiar person in Cienfuegos. Thanks to his carefree and original approach to life the cartoon serie Dany y el club de los berracos (Dany and the club of the dumb) has received several institutional awards and the recognition of the public.

Read more: Animation series to be released

“Habana Cajón”, a documentary to save the street rumba

The search of our historical and cultural roots to know where we come from, and even more important where we are going to is a constant concern in Cuba´s art work. This is the main topic of the documentary “Habana Cajón” to be premiered on next May 30th at the Cuban Art Factory. Now we are going to have a conversation with its producer Nelson Navarro.

Read more: “Habana Cajón”, a documentary to save the street rumba

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