Posted 26 October, 2013 by Ministry of Culture and Sports in News

Commemorate National Artist Day

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Professionals Guatemala Artists presented on Saturday 26 October at the Great Hall Efrain Recinos, the "Musical Fantasy" festival, commemorating the Day of National Artist, activity was supported by the Ministry of Culture and Sports and the Centro Cultural Miguel Angel Asturias.

He also performed "Children's Fantasy", where families witnessed the professionalism Clowns, artists who entertained the audience with humorous, magic and juggling.

Also, is featured artistic presentations and exceptions voices have called up as Fabiola Guatemala Roudha, El Ballet Folklórico Maíz y Frijol, Trio Los Plumas and Leonel Reyes "El Caballero Del Bolero", inter alia.

The Grand Finale of this great event was led by Storm Band and special guest Rebesalsa that put the audience to dance to merengue.

This memorial is in memory of artists who died in tragic accident, the 27 October 1951 in the department of Petén. An unfortunate event that took the lives of prominent artists of our country, including Paco Pérez, author of Moon melody Xelajú. Those who survived were Almorza Alpirez Antonio and Zoila Luz Estrada.

The Congress enacted the 27 October as National Artist Day, in memory of deceased classmates, to the Association of Professional Artists of Guatemala.

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