Rumbatá: restless and in constant movement (+ Photos)

Camagüey, Cuba, May 7.- Mi rumba no va va parar the most recent record production of the Camagüey group Rumbatá, it is in the final phase of mixing and waiting for a release where it is possible to dance and enjoy the genre in person .

Likewise, Wilmer Ferrán’s pupils work in the last days from the new headquarters located on Calle Lugareño, between Ángel and San Clemente, where it is planned to create a space for exchange of rumba lovers in the Camagüey city.

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Sixth edition of the Escaramujo Contest is held in Camagüey

Camagüey, Cuba, May 6.- The José Martí Brigade of Art Instructors in Camagüey has been developing since the beginning of May the sixth edition of the Escaramujo Contest, a space of confluence of amateur art in Cuba in this opportunity in a virtual way.

All Artistic Units will be able to participate in the different manifestations, theater, dance, plastic arts, music and literature through audiovisual capsules and promotional banners that will be presented from May 25 to May 30, on the YouTube channel and the Facebook page once selected.

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In the work of Pedro Roberto Valdivia Durán: theatricality and ceramic art (+ Photos)

By Lázaro David Najarro Pujol/Contributor

Apr, 2021.- Pedro Roberto Valdivia Durán (Camagüey 1963) is a theater actor (he currently belongs to the Guiñol de Camagüey), who dedicates his free time, since the 1980s, to modeling ceramic pieces, some of them exhibited at international exhibitions in Europe and America.

At that stage he had returned from the National School of Art Instructors in the specialties of direction, acting and theater design in Havana, which is currently the University of the Arts.

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Heritage and creative industries: a new path towards local development in Camagüey (+ Photos)

Camagüey, Cuba, Apr 26.- The enhancement of cultural heritage in favor of the socioeconomic development of a locality, in addition to being one of the premises of creative industries around the world, strengthens structures and facilitates the communication of social values. Leer más de esta entrada

Art also has a World Day

By Claudia Artiles Díaz/Radio Camagüey.

April, 2021.- Artistic manifestations, say dance, theater or plastic arts, for example, have a day for their celebration in different parts of the world associated with the characteristics and culture of each region, but it was not until In 2012, a special day was selected to celebrate art in all its splendor.

Associated with the birth of the “renaissance man” Leonardo Da Vinci, who ventured into painting, sculpture, design, poetry among other manifestations, was officially approved by UNESCO since 2019, celebrate World Art Day every April 15 .

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In Camagüey 9th Conference on Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

Camagüey, Cuba, Apr 13.- Celebrate diversity and with it the common heritage of people, ranging from language to religious beliefs that make up identities, is the call of the Office of the Historian of the City of Camagüey (OHCC) through the historical-cultural links of the peoples of the Caribbean with Cuba.

Scheduled from May 19 to 21, 2021, the 9th Conference on Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development will be held, which will occupy the virtual stage dedicated to making visible the contributions of different geographical regions in shaping the culture of Camaguey and Cuba in a general sense.

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Inhabiting spaces, choreographic contest in Camagüey

Camagüey, Cuba, Mar 30.- The Provincial Council of Performing Arts in Camagüey and the Fernando Alonso Honorary Chair, from the Camagüey’s branch of the Higher Institute of Art, call for the first time from their Facebook profile to the virtual choreography contest Inhabiting Spaces.

All students of artistic education in the national territory and interested dance professionals throughout Cuba will be able to participate, thanks to the virtual variant that creates bridges despite the distance, and in the case of the student body it will serve for self-preparation of face to the exams of the academy itself.

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The magic of Ileana Sánchez

By Claudia Artiles Díaz/Radio Camagüey

March, 2021.- She is happy in her little piece of Cuba in the middle of Agramonte Park; to cross the threshold of her door is to enter a world where the magic that emanates from each work transforms the sensitivity of the moment.

The house with eclectic style takes you back to times gone by, this is how Spanish Renaissance furniture, French lamps and bronze sculptures intertwine, while the smell of freshly baked bread brings you back to reality.

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