Cuban artist excels in mythical American circus

Cuban artist excels in mythical American circus

The Cuban Joan Fernández Cabrera (Cantaleta) , is currently a member of Ringling Brothers and Barnum Bailey circus, according to experts one of the largest and most famous of all American circuses. For eight years Fernández Cabrera has been working his clown career in...
Cantaleta: Cuba’s Funniest Import

Cantaleta: Cuba’s Funniest Import

“I feel a little magic,” is how Joan Fernández Cabrera describes his transformation into his clown alter ego, Cantaleta — a hyperactive blend of mischief, athleticism and a hapless romantic (think Pepé Le Pew). His presence is impossible to miss. He’s here, there and...
Sube el telón: ¡El circo en Ciego de Ávila

Sube el telón: ¡El circo en Ciego de Ávila

•CIRCUBA 2017 llega a Ciego de Ávila y conquista público con la gracia y maestría de sus artistas El circo “contorsiona” el alma y aguza los sentidos. Hasta los más incrédulos, una vez al año, cuando el Circo Nacional anuncia su gira de verano, se dejan...