Jenny Polanco is a well-known fashion designer locally and abroad for ready-to-wear and couture, what you may not know is that she also promotes all cultural events in the eastern region of the Dominican Republic, and invites us to a presentation by Koribe tomorrow night, June 11th at 7pm in La Aldea Cultural Santa Rosa […]
Following the official opening of the holiday season on Friday December 13th on Altos de Chavón, the schedule of festive activities continued in Altos de Chavón with a performance by the Compañía Nacional Danza Contemporanea, sponsored by the Dominican Ministry of Culture.
“A negative memory, of embarrassment, of pain”, is how José Antonio Rodríguez, Minister of Culture, describes La Fortaleza jail, the building which once stood where today the Aldea Cultural Santa Rosa de Lima is open.
In February of 2013, the first steps were taken to transform the old “La Fortaleza” prison on the banks of the Salao river in La Romana into a cultural center, the Aldea Cultural Santa Rosa de Lima. Today, this dream is finally coming true.
The Dominican Ministry of Culture recently approved 5 new cultural projects for the greater La Romana region, in the Eastern of the Dominican Republic. Implementation of these initiatives should start form January 2014 – that’s right around the corner, so lets take a look at what we can look forward to!
The Dominican Ministry of Culture (Ministerio Cultural) is today (October 18th) and tomorrow (October 19th) celebrating the “Convite Cultural La Romana 2013”, part of the “Primera Convocatoria Nacional de Proyectos Culturales” (to unite cultural projects across the Dominican Republic). The neighboring cities of Higuey and El Seibo are also taking part. The Convite, named after […]
Save the date! As part of the Festival de Primavera being celebrated next week from the 23rd to the 26th of May in Altos de Chavón, the Dominican National Symphonic Orchestra will be performing at the amphitheater on Friday evening the 24th of May! The Festival de Primavera being organised by Casa de Campo with the […]
Next Saturday the 10th of December, the Casa de Campo Holiday season will be officially inaugurated in Altos de Chavón – with a spectacular inauguration ceremony, which will this year include the Nutcracker ballet, to be performed at the Altos de Chavón amphitheater.
The Altos de Chavón amphitheater was first inaugurated with Frank Sinatra and has since then played host to some of the biggest artists of the musical world in more than 163 concerts! Now in it’s 30th year, this world-famous musical venue is celebrating it’s 30th birthday in spectacular style – with an entire year of […]
This Saturday, the 10th of September a FREE Ballet Performance will be taking place at the Altos de Chavón Amphitheater in Casa de Campo La Romana.