The eleventh edition of the National Young Theater Festival takes place in Holguin from March 13 to 17 with the participation of artists from Santiago de Cuba, La Tunas, Pinar del Rio, Matanzas and Villa Clara.
This event, sponsored by the Hermanos Saiz Association (AHS) and the Provincial Council of Performing Arts, is an opportunity to know the Cuban theatrical creation by young actors.
The festival has the participation of about 12 theater groups, including Tuyo Teatro, El Portazo, Alas de Cuba, Teatro sobre el camino, Scenic experimentation group La caja negra, Teatro del Caballero y Polizonte, said to the ACN news agency Yasser Velazquez, organizar of the event.
He explained that the agenda includes, performances, a theoretical event dedicated to the artistic training of this specialty, an itinerant workshop of critics to promote debate on the topic and the presentation of books published by the Holguin publishing house La luz.
The main stages of the event are the Eddy Suñol Theater in the eastern city, the Plaza de la Marqueta cultural complex and the Cafe del Arte Joven, located at the headquarters of the AHS subsidiary in the also known as the Cuban City of the Parks.
National Festival of Young Theater has Holguin as its permanent headquarters since 2009 and is an important space to exchange knowledge, experiences and new practices that enrich this genre in Cuba.