Cuba Hosts Saudi Arabia Folklore Group

Photo Feature by Elio Delgado Valdés

saudi1

HAVANA TIMES — A Saudi Arabian Folklore troupe offered several performances in Havana at the end of February as part of the side events of the annual Cuba Book Fair. For the first time the Saudis had a booth at the fair, coinciding with the inauguration of that’s country’s embassy in the Cuban capital.

saudi-2The Saudi group presentations in Havana gave the public a taste of that country’s music, traditional instruments, dress and dance.The troupe consisted of 23 men, who make up a small part of the company, which has performed in various parts of the world.

Click on the thumbnails below to view all the photos in this gallery. On your PC or laptop, you can use the directional arrows on the keyboard to move within the gallery. On cell phones use the keys on the screen.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *