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Cultura

Rome, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The tour of the National Circus of Cuba by Italian cities will be an excellent opportunity to transmit to the public of this country the happiness, joy, rhythm and color of the Caribbean island, stated the organizers.


Washington, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) Deborah Rutter, director of the renowned John F. Kennedy Center in the United States said that Cuba is a cultural power, while announcing a festival dedicated to Cuba from May 8th to 20th.


Santiago de Cuba, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) A Cuban anthological piece called ''Juramento'' was sung before the ashes of Fidel Castro in the Cemetery of Santa Ifigenia Wednesday, to give a start to the 32nd International Chorus Festival.


Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The John F. Kennedy Center in Washington DC will host from May 8 to 20 of 2018 a festival dedicated to Cuban art, the island''s Ministry of Culture stated.


Paris, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage has decided today to include ''punto cubano'' or ''punto guajiro'' (a song gender of the Cuban country music) in its representative list, UNESCO reported.


Havana, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) A posthumous tribute to renowned Cuban stained glass artist Rosa Maria de la Terga marked today the opening day of the 21st International Handicraft Fair, FIART 2017, which runs until December 17th.


Seoul, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba reiterated today its commitment to the safeguarding and protection of the intangible heritage during the general discussion of the 12th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage held in this capital.


Kingston, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) Multiple Olympic and World champion Usain Bolt has described the unveiling of his statue in front of the National Stadium in Jamaica's capital Kingston as one of the greatest moments of his career.


Los Ángeles, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) Quentin Tarantino and J.J. Abrams are hatching plans for a new ''Star Trek'' movie at Paramount.


Matanzas, Cuba, Dec 4 (Prensa Latina) Aplay called ''Alice Searches for the White Rabbit'' based on trhe original novel written by British author Lewis Carroll ''Alice in Wonderland'' is going back to the Cuban stages for the whole month of December, by Cuban group Teatro de las Estaciones.


Colombo, Dec 4 (Prensa Latina) Sri Lanka will work with the international community, including the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to prevent crimes against journalists from going unpunished, government sources said today.