Carlos Treto, a Cuban theater, television, film and radio actor, died at the age of 70 on Saturday night, according to Cuban institutions and artists lamented on social networks.
The Directorate of Culture of the Havana municipality of Plaza remember that he worked as an actor for the Hubert de Blanck Theater Company and that his most recent performance was in the play “The Witches of Salem.” He also worked with the Vital Teatro company.
The outstanding actor Carlos Treto Cedeño, belonging to the Hubert de Blanck Theater Company, passed away this Saturday night. On behalf of the CNAE, I extend my heartfelt condolences to family and friends.
GOODBYE FRIEND TRETO!! WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER YOU ! pic.twitter.com/qqWTdu9UVt
— National Council of Performing Arts Cuba (@ArtEscenicasCub) June 11, 2023
He is remembered in the television children’s space word soupin the humorous Live the story and in the soap opera Pending issueswhich is broadcast by Cubavisión on Cuban television.
Treto worked as coordinator of the Caricato Award and presided over the section of actors of the Association of Performing Artists of the UNEAC, whose president made reference to his death, from Twitter.
In the last two years Carlos Treto had joined the anti-racist activism from the Aponte Commission and the Cuban Color program, points out the Havana institution.
It hurts to learn of the death this June 10 of actor Carlos Treto, who headed the Actors Section of the Association of Performing Artists #UNEAC. He was a member of the Hubert de Blanck Company and coordinated the Caricato Prize. Our condolences to family and friends. pic.twitter.com/SGUfbegAaV
— UNEAC (@UNEAC_online) June 11, 2023
He worked in workshops and short films at the International Film and TV School of San Antonio de los Baños. She was part of the film cast Operation Fangio.
According to the National Council for the Performing Arts, the actor’s mortal remains are in the Playa funeral home, at calle 70 corner to 29. The burial was set for tomorrow at 9:40 am