Venezuelan, Cuban OrchestrasTogether for First Time

1 Havana, Nov 24. -The Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela (OSV) and Cuba´s Philharmonic Orchestra will join for the first time over this weekend and give two concerts to celebrate the 80th and 50th anniversaries of their foundation, respectively."We came here to make a joint dream come true," said president of the OSV directive board, Alejandro Montes de Oca, who recalled

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Cuba to Celebrate World AIDS Response Day

1 Havana, Nov 16. -Cuba is carrying out a broad program of activities to celebrate the World AIDs Response Day on December 1 as reported by specialists from the Cuban Public Health Ministry Tuesday.A cultural gala with the participation of outstanding artists and athletes, a skating marathon, community debates, book presentations, theater performances and video debates are some of the

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Cuba to Honor Marie Curie in Nobel Prize Centenary

0 Havana, Nov 4. -A tribute to Polish scientist Marie Curie (1867-1934), pioneer of studies on radioactivity, will be held on November 15 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of her Nobel Prize in Chemistry.The tribute is sponsored by the Victor Hugo House in Havana's historic heart and the Embassy of France, the country where Curie developed most of her scientific

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Cuba to Honor Vedette Rosita Fornes

4 Havana, Oct 2. -The National Performing Arts Council will premiere the show Recordando una Rosa (Remembering Rose) to celebrate the 73 years of career of vedette Rosita Fornes, considered as Cuba´s most versatile contemporary artist.According to organizers, the event will be held on October 15-16 at America Theater, in Havana, one of the most important institutions of Cuban musical

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Guayasamín Foundation Convokes Fidelity Serenade

2 Quito, May 26. -Guayasamin Foundation convened Latin American songwriters to celebrate in Havana on the evening of August 12 "Serenata de la Fidelidad" (Fidelity Serenade), as homage to the 85th birthday of Fidel Castro and to the Cuban people. In a press conference at the headquarters of the Foundation in the capital and with the presence of relatives of

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Student Day celebrated in Southern Camaguey

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Nov 18. –With the revolutionary determination to keep on creating a socialist society of a vast culture and knowledge, as Fidel has taught us, yesterday morning were carried out many special meetings in education institutions of this territory, in order to celebrate the Student Day. This was a propitious moment to make a call on peace

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