Theatre in Ciego de Ávila Company “D´MORÓN TEATRO” This company has as fundamental aesthetic the development of a popular theatre, because of its characteristics and for being away of the provincial head. Since its beginnings, it was planned to work with different genres and styles, in addition to somehow answering to the needs of the different sectors of the population, with a repertoire for kids, youngsters and adults. Read More... This group of actors has participated in almost every different festival of national theater, initially for amateurs and later as a Professional Theater Company with several prizes for acting, design and staging. Their job on the streets, parks and plazas led them to discover communities with great necessities of theatrical job and a community project was born, called: “Crecidos por la Cultura” or Grow by Culture. This project is nothing but an input of the great necessity to work on an integral general culture, which is something that a great amount of Cuban artists do these days. The D’Moron Theater actors have camped in peasant’s houses, so they can play in communities hard to reach. For this kind of community service and for its trajectory, D’Moron Theater has obtained the following prizes: Ornofay Price, which is given by the province Direction of Culture of the territory, also the Neighborhood National Prize, given by the Defense of the Revolution Committee (DRC), and others. No doubt, this is one of the theater groups with a well-known work and a labor consecrated to the theater in Ciego de Avila. Theater Groups “GUIÑOL POLICHINELA” It’s one of the most loyal theatrical exponents of Ciego de Avila and a sample of this are the different stage sets, that have earned them a place among the most distinguished theatre groups in Cuba, especially in puppeteer work. This company has its main office in the Abdala Theatre in Ciego de Avila. Theater Set “Primero” This company counts with a wide repertory for all stages and tastes; it adapts to the scenic conditions of the place and inserts its repertory depending on the conditions and public for the one they are working with. They have received different distinctions and prizes in national and international theater festivals. Their work with the monologues has revolved around the most prestigious sceneries. Itinerant Theater Company “Teatro del Castillo” It has a work line: the community theater. The group lives and develops its work inside the community. Besides, it has created la Peña del Castillo, that fuses the last Sunday of each month in the community. For their community labor, the support for the massification of the culture and art instructors, this group was declared Support Group to the Battle of Ideas of the Revolution. This young group besides has participated in different events in provincial and national levels, such as the National Fair of Popular Arts and the No Borders Theater Festival.