Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Broadway Will Produce Musical about Michael Jackson's Life http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29915&SEO=broadway-will-produce-musical-about-michael-jacksons-life Los Angeles, USA, June 21 (Prensa Latina) Broadway will produce a musical based on Michael Jackson''s life, adapted by the award-winning American playwright Lynn Nottage, according to several media. Robert Zemeckis to Direct New Version of Roald Dahl's The Witches http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29902&SEO=robert-zemeckis-to-direct-new-version-of-roald-dahls-the-witches Los Ángeles, USA Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Director Robert Zemeckis is in final negotiations to direct Warner Bros.'' adaptation of Roald Dahl''s classic book ''The Witches,'' studio sources tell Variety. Big Win for 'Black Panther' at 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards Show http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29895&SEO=big-win-for-black-panther-at-2018-mtv-movie-and-tv-awards-show Los Ángeles, USA,Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) Superhero movie ''Black Panther'' made a killing at the MTV Movie & TV Awards on Saturday (June 16) in an awards show shown on television on Monday (June 18) that also recognized gays, women and those who stand up to bullying. Foreign Presence at the CorHabana 2018 Festival http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29884&SEO=foreign-presence-at-the-corhabana-2018-festival Havana, June 20 (Prensa Latina) Vocal groups from Mexico, Colombia, Costa Rica, Argentina and the United States confirmed their attendance at the 13th International Choir Festival CorHabana 2018, organizers announced today. Gilberto Santa Rosa and El Canario in Festival in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29837&SEO=gilberto-santa-rosa-and-el-canario-in-festival-in-cuba Havana, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rican Gilberto Santa Rosa and Dominican Jose Alberto El Canario are heading the poster for the artists to attend the Josone Varadero Beach Jazz and Salsa Festival in Cuba, from July 12 to 15 in Varadero Beach. Steven Spielberg and British Director to Shoot War Drama http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29814&SEO=steven-spielberg-and-british-director-to-shoot-war-drama Los Angeles, USA, June 19 (Prensa Latina) The famous North American filmmaker Steven Spielberg and British filmmaker Sam Mendes will screen the war drama entitled 1917, which recounts events from the First World War, the specialized media Deadline highlighted today. North American Composer Charles Fox to Perform in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29780&SEO=north-american-composer-charles-fox-to-perform-in-cuba Havana, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) The North American composer and singer Charles Fox, author of the hit Killing me softly with this song, will give a concert on July 1 at the Gran Teatro de La Habana ''Alicia Alonso'', organizers reported today. European Commission Assesses Relevance of English for the Economy http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29755&SEO=european-commission-assesses-relevance-of-english-for-the-economy London, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The European Commission (EC) assessed today the importance of the English language in different areas of the economy, wages, employment and technology. Film The Incredibles 2 Reaches U.S. Box-Office http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29752&SEO=film-the-incredibles-2-reaches-u.s.-box-office Los Angeles, USA, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The children's animated film The Incredibles is now at the top of the US cinema box office ranking, marking a new success among Disney-Pixar's blockbuster films. Tourist Arrested for Stealing a Fragment of the Roman Coliseum http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29710&SEO=tourist-arrested-for-stealing-a-fragment-of-the-roman-coliseum Rome, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Italian police arrested a young 17 years old Austrian tourist here today, accused of illegally appropriating cultural property belonging to the state. Cuban Pianists Chucho Valdes, Rubalcaba Captivate U.S. Public http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29664&SEO=cuban-pianists-chucho-valdes-rubalcaba-captivate-u.s.-public By Martha Andres Roman Washington, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Two of the greatest representatives of Cuban music today, pianists Chucho Valdes and Gonzalo Rubalcaba, radiated mastery and complicity during the presentation in the U.S. capital of their project Trance. Dominic Joseph Fontana, Elvis Presley's Drummer Died http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29580&SEO=dominic-joseph-fontana-elvis-presleys-drummer-died Los Angeles, USA, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) Veteran US drummer Dominic Joseph Fontana, band mate of rock King Elvis Presley, died at the age of 87, his son reported today on Facebook. John Cena to Replace Sylvester Stallone in Jackie Chan's Action Film http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29579&SEO=john-cena-to-replace-sylvester-stallone-in-jackie-chans-action-film Los Ángeles,  USA, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) John Cena has joined Jackie Chan in the independent action-thriller ''Project X,'' set at a Chinese-run oil refinery in the Middle East. Stan Lee: Marvel Comics Mogul's Assistant Accused of Elder Abuse http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29564&SEO=stan-lee-marvel-comics-moguls-assistant-accused-of-elder-abuse Los Angeles, USA, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) The Police Department of this city is investigating today the former representative of the filmmaker Stan Lee for alleged abuses against this well-known comic book creator such as Spider-Man, Hulk, Iron Man and X-Men. Trailer of US Horror Film The Nun Premiered http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29512&SEO=trailer-of-us-horror-film-the-nun-premiered Los Angeles, USA, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) The US company Warner Bros released today the trailer for the new supernatural horror film The Nun, the first spin-off of the Warren Expedient. Over 40 Movies to Compete in Gibara Film Festival http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29474&SEO=over-40-movies-to-compete-in-gibara-film-festival Havana, Jun 13 (Prensa Latina) More than 40 movies will compete in the 14th Gibara International Film Festival, to be held from July 1 to 7 in that city in the eastern Cuban province of Holguin, according to the organizers. Regional Conference on Higher Education Begins in Argentina http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29435&SEO=regional-conference-on-higher-education-begins-in-argentina Cordoba, Argentina, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) 100 years after the historic university reform of Cordoba, the III Regional Conference on Higher Education 2018 (CRES) began here today, attended by more than 5,000 delegates and representatives from 33 nations. Women Star in Films at the Top in US Box Office http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29394&SEO=women-star-in-films-at-the-top-in-us-box-office Los Angeles, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) The film Ocean's 8 displaced Han Solo: A Star Wars Story from first place at the box office and won audience share of almost 70 percent, according to media reports. Cuban Artist Presents Work at Festival in Europe (+Photos) http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29385&SEO=cuban-artist-presents-work-at-festival-in-europe-photos Paris, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban artist Yudith Vidal participated for the first time in the Kunst in het Volkspark Festival in the Netherlands, where she showed her work with more than 150 exhibitors and with the presence of about 25,000 visitors. Jordan Receives Economic Aid From Gulf Neighbors http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29375&SEO=jordan-receives-economic-aid-from-gulf-neighbors Amman, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) Jordan will receive from Gulf neighbors about $2.5 billion USD to overcome the economic crisis that has befallen the country and caused massive protests in recent days.