The theatrical activity in Cienfuegos is also prolific. The Guiñol Theater, the Abracadabra Children's Theater Company, the Retablo Group, of puppet manipulation, La Fortaleza Theater Group made up of children and adolescents, among many others, adorn the culture of Cienfuegos. The Carro de Thespis, is a unique group of living statues that travel through the main city arteries, adorning them, and printing them colorful.
Another one of the exponents of the theater in Cienfuegos, of international renown is the Group of Teatro de los Elementos, residing in a pre-mountain community of the Guamuhaya Massif. They develop themes related to life in communities, through the technique of playback or spontaneous theater.