HAVANA TIMES, May 4 — The award-winning Spanish actress Victoria Abril will attend the First Latin American Monologue Festival, which is being organized by the Tomas Terry Theater in Cienfuegos, confirmed the head of the institution in speaking with the Prensa Latina news agency.
The Madrid resident will serve in a dual role as a singer and the host on the last night of the theatrical event to be held from the May 23 to 27.
Already having announced their participation in the event are companies from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, Spain and the host country. Artists associated with these organizations will compete in the categories of stagings for children and adults, as well as best male and female performances.
This regional gathering — which will be also take place in six other theaters in this south-central province of the island, as well as venues in Havana, Matanzas and Santa Clara — will include the granting of the prestigious Terry Award.