Afro-Colombian dirges and funeral rites from the Pacific Choco state have been added to the official list that recognizes Colombia’s cultural heritage, the Ministry of Culture announced Tuesday.
Eighty-seven rock and metal bands from Colombia and around the world, including US bands Anthrax and Black Label Society, will descend on Colombia’s capital city August 16 to 18 for Bogota’s three-day Rock Full Article »
Cali is in full swing this week for its 9th annual World Salsa Festival, where more than 5,000 dancers have been participating in workshops and arduous competitions, according to Colombia’s official tourism Full Article »
A troubled neighborhood in Colombia’s second biggest city of Medellin is set to hold their 4th annual film festival, aiming to tell stories that give more nuance – and hope- Full Article »
Colombian-born London Royal Ballet star Fernando Montaño will participate in the re-opening of Bogota’s historic theater, Teatro Colon, with a special performance for disadvantaged children in Colombia’s capital on July 24, according Full Article »
Writers from 13 countries will participate in the first edition of the Gabriel Garcia Marquez Spanish-American short story competition in honor of Colombia’s late, great literary legend.
The investigative body of Colombia’s Prosecutor General’s Office recovered 72 stolen artistic works by 19th-century Colombian artist, Efrain Martinez, national media reported on Thursday.