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Promoting authors and attracting audiences to reading

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Voices of Heritage Children's Workshop Organized in Cienfuegos

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The awards of the 30th Plastic Arts Hall have been presented


October 9th, 2013



"In order to achieve a personal and suggestive poetics in such an art expression like painting, which has a long tradition in visual arts, with a language and expressive intentions in coherence with the pieces that have been presented", the young local artist Lisbeth Ledo García obtained the Award of the 30th Plastic Hall 5 de Septiembre, according to her works El dialecto del lobo gris, Conejos de Carroll and El rey del círculo tercero. She also received almost all the collateral awards of this event, which continue to be too many and should only focus on cultural institutions as we previously suggested.

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A book about Alicia Alonso has been presented in Spain

The book Alicia Alonso o la eternidad de Giselle, by Mayda Bustamante has been presented at the library +Bernat, in Barcelona. The event counted with the presence of the Cuban Prima Ballerina Assoluta and director of the Cuban National Ballet. This book has been presented in order to celebrate the 70th anniversary of her debut in Giselle.

The book has been published by Ediciones Cumbres, inside Cuadernos Terpsícore. Its prologue has been written by the Italian critic Alfio Agostini and was designed by Alberto Soria. It is the most complete compilation published on her excellent performance of Giselle. It also included testimonies about this theme collected in different moments.

Read more: A book about Alicia Alonso has been presented in Spain

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