Weekend route: “Havana Fénix”, a gift from Lizt Alfonso to the city

Weekend route: “Havana Fénix”, a gift from Lizt Alfonso to the city

Our Weekend Route is ready and there is no shortage of options for this weekend. If you don’t want to get bored at home, write down each of these proposals and get organized, the street awaits you.

We start from today Friday with a luxury dance premiere. Nothing more and nothing less than Lizt Alfonso and his company, who will stage “Habana Fénix”, a tribute to the capital and its historian, Eusebio Leal. From Havana, the teacher Lizt invites you not to miss this play, which will be at the Martí Theater until May 21 and which promises to be an unforgettable experience.

Of course, like every weekend we bring music, theater premieres, visual arts and much more. You just have to follow our route every Friday and join the events that move the island and some other places in the world. We are everywhere.

World premiere “Havana Fénix”

The Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba company will premiere this Friday, May 5, its latest creation, entitled “Habana Fénix”, at the Martí Theater, at 7:00 p.m.

According to stated the teacher Lizt Alfonso, “it is a tribute to Havana and especially to the historian Eusebio Leal, on whom intense work has been done since 2019.” In addition, she said that “we are reborn from the ashes every day and we do not let ourselves be defeated. That is the most important message.”

When: From May 5 to 21. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 7:00 pm Sunday, 5:00 pm

Where: Marti Theater. Calle Dragones # 58 between Prado and Zulueta, Havana.

How much: 60 CUP (Platea), 30 CUP (Balcony) and 15 CUP (Gathering).

Weekend route: “Havana Fénix”, a gift from Lizt Alfonso to the city

“The steed of my skeleton” in The Enchanted Deer

The company El Ciervo Encantando will premiere this Friday, May 5, the work “El corcel de mi esqueleto”. The piece comes from Alexander Diego and Aylen Luna, under the general direction of Nelda Castillo. Tickets will be on sale at the company’s own headquarters on Fridays and Saturdays from 5:00 p.m. and on Sundays from 2:00 p.m.

When: All May. Friday and Saturday, 8:30 p.m. and Sunday, 5:00 p.m.

Where: The Enchanting Deer. Calle 18 between Linea and 11, Vedado, Havana.

How much: 20 CUP

the steed of my skeleton the enchanted deer

Weekend route: “Havana Fénix”, a gift from Lizt Alfonso to the city

To dance at the Casa de la Música de Miramar

The Casa de la Música de Miramar is celebrating its 28 years and has prepared a program full of Cuban music for dancers. Below we propose the options from this Friday the 5th to Sunday the 7th of May.

When: May 5 to 7, 7:00 pm

Where: House of Music of Miramar. Calle 20 corner 35, Miramar, Playa.

Friday May 5: Havana Band

havana band at the house of music in miramar

Saturday May 6: Teresa’s son and The Arrival

Teresa's son at the Casa de la Música in Miramar

Sunday May 7: Lazarito Valdés and Bamboleo

lazarito valdés and bamboleo at the house of music in miramar

Hubert de Blanck Symphonic at the Oratorio San Felipe Neri

A concert with the music of the Cuban-Dutch composer Hubert de Blanck will arrive at the Oratorio San Felipe Neri this Saturday, May 6, at 4:00 p.m.

“Hubert de Blanck Sinfónico” will bring to the present day seven previously unpublished works by this composer and will feature the special participation of pianist Marcos Madrigal and soprano Bárbara Llanes.

Among the works that can be enjoyed are “La danza tropical” —a waltz for light soprano—, “Romanza, Cachuca y Tarantella” —a three-movement dance suite for orchestra—, “Capricho cubano”, and the “Andante ” and “Allegro”, the latter two for piano and orchestra.

When: Saturday May 6, 4:00 pm

Where: San Felipe Neri Oratory. Aguiar street corner Obrapía, Old Havana.

Hubert de Blanck Symphony at the San Felipe Neri Oratorio

Havana night in Yarini

This Saturday, May 6, the Yarini Habana bar-restaurant invites you to a night in its viewpoint starting at 9:00 pm There will be special guests and the music of Djs Landeep, Joc Havana and David Vega.

When: Saturday May 6, 9:00 pm

Where: Yarini Havana. Calle San Isidro #214 between Picota and Compostela. Old Havana.

How much: 500 CUP.

night in yarini havana

Concert by Ivette Cepeda and Reflection

The singer Ivette Cepeda will be in concert this Friday, May 5, at 10 pm, at the Cantares Habana restaurant bar.

The invitation was shared by the artist on her Facebook profile and those who wish can make a reservation for this meeting by calling +53 5 2639549.

When: Friday, May 5, at 10 pm

Where: Bar Restaurant Cantares Havana. Calle 162 #321 corner 5th Avenue. Beach.

ivette cepeda in concert May 5

Weekend route: “Havana Fénix”, a gift from Lizt Alfonso to the city

“Architecture for art”, talks in Carlos Garaicoa’s studio

The Cuban artist Carlos Garaicoa invites to the talk “Architecture for art” by Juan Herreros. The meeting will take place today, Friday, May 5 at 2:30 pm, in his studio in Carabanchel, Spain.

This event will start a group of debates on art, architecture, cultural management and its involvement with the community, especially focused on the projection of the Madrid area as an artistic district.

When: Friday, May 5, 2:30 p.m.

Where: Studio Carlos Garaicoa. Calle Hermanos Del Moral 62, Carabanchel, Madrid.

How much: Free admission

talk studio carlos garaicoa madrid

With Own Voice at Taller Gorría Gallery

Today, Friday, May 5, at 3:00 pm, the conference on Art Brut will take place at the Taller Gorría Gallery, given by the Spanish specialist Graciela García, a researcher and independent curator who explores the manifestations that make up art. outsider and the art brute in the Spanish and international context.

In addition, you can visit the “Outsider Art in Havana” expo, with works by Cuban and Spanish artists, inaugurated this week in that same space.

When: Friday May 5 (3:00 pm)

Where: Gorría Workshop Gallery. San Isidro 214 between Picota and Compostela, San Isidro, Old Havana.

How much: Free admission

Gorría workshop gallery Outsider Art exhibition in Havana

Weekend route: “Havana Fénix”, a gift from Lizt Alfonso to the city

Seventh art in Havana

There are several proposals from Havana cinemas for these days. If you want to enjoy the seventh art, below we propose the options that you will have in various rooms during this weekend:


1976 (Chile/ 2022/ 95’/ Manuela Martelli/ Aline Küppenheim, Nicolás Sepúlveda, Hugo Medina/ Drama/ 16 years). Carmen goes to the beach to supervise the remodeling of her house. When her family’s priest asks her to care for a young man she’s secretly sheltering, Carmen ventures into uncharted territory.







Shazam! The fury of the gods/ Shazam! Fury of the Gods (EU/ 2023/ 130’/ David F. Sandberg/ Zachary Levi, Helen Mirren, Lucy Liu/ Fantastic/ 16 years).

A vengeful trio of gods come to Earth in search of the magic that was stolen from them. Billy and his fellow adoptees find themselves embroiled in a battle for their superpowers, their lives, and the fate of their world.




Stroke of luck/ Windfall (EU/ 2022/ 91’/ Charlie McDowell/ Jason Segel, Lily Collins, Jesse Plemons/ Drama/ 16 years).

A man breaks into a billionaire’s empty vacation home, but everything goes awry when he and his wife show up with a last-minute plan.

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