In Holguin, Cuba the Lyric Theater Celebrates its 46th Anniversary
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- Arts and Culture
- 11 / 17 / 2008
The performance includes the most representative productions of the group, especially with the presence of founders of the cultural institution, one of the most emblematic of Cuba.
Founded on November 16, 1962 by the baritone Raul Camayd, the company took the stage with their first performance of “Los Gavilanes”, by Jacinto Guerrero, with the participation of the soprano Gloria Herce and pianist Graciela Morales, among others artists.
The “Rodrigo Prats” Lyric Theater is composed of artists, technicians and service personnel, has its own chorus, ballet and a cast of top actors and soloists.
Under the general direction of Concepcion Casals, the company goes beyond the framework of zarzuela, and systematically offers musical revue and shows, which allows the company to reach the most varied and demanding public nation wide and abroad.
With more than four decades of experience, the company has performed in countries of Europe, Asia and America, presenting zarzuelas, revue, operettas, and various performances.