Rehabilitation of the Miramar cinema-theatre as a socio-cultural space

National School of Art, National Centre for Arts Education
Objectifs clefs de la mesure:

Contribute to the socio-cultural dynamics of Playa Municipality through the recovery of the Miramar cinema.

Périmètre de la mesure:
National, International
Nature de la mesure:
Principale caractéristique de la mesure:

Insertion of the Miramar cinema in its social environment

Promotion of the best artistic talent through the presentation of different expressions.

Encourage the exchange between artists and the public with proposals which meet the needs and interests of the population in the area.

Promote courses and workshops on aspects relative to arts education in order to develop a comprehensive general culture in the public.

Recover the heritage of the Miramar cinema.

Résultats attendus de la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

Benefit arts schools, artists and the population in general.

A programming that includes ample and wide-ranging artistic presentations of prestigious theatre and dance companies from Cuba and abroad.

Annual student graduation of the national arts schools and the University of the Arts.

Special programming for the children in the community which includes all artistic expressions during the Summer Vacation Plan which is organised every year.

Venue for film and visual arts festivals and concerts of renowned musicians.

Ressources financières allouées à la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

556, 700 CUC

1,233,300 CUP

Principales conclusions de la mise en oeuvre de la mesure:

A building which had been closed for many years was recovered.

It was observed that the Miramar cinema is a project that combines the objectives of cultural promotion and outreach with those of socio-cultural animation, popular education and arts education. 

It has favoured the artistic training and promotion of young talents, fostered the stability of a public that receives quality cultural options, and contributed to the spiritual enjoyment and the use of leisure time in a cultured manner.

It was seen that its cultural outreach met community interests and needs.

It has become an ideal venue for courses and national and international events with the presence of outstanding cultural figures.

Indicateurs utilisés pour déterminer l’impact:
Artistic presentations made, activities carried out to promote artistic talent, courses and workshops given.
Objectif(s) de la Convention 2005 de l'UNESCO
Domaines culturels
Cinéma/Arts audiovisuels
Arts de la scène
Arts visuels