Cuban actress and current Hollywood star, Ana de Armas, this year’s Oscar nominee, shared this April 28 with children who are members of the Cuban theater project “La Colmenita”, reported several official media such as the Cubat website.
Anna too was invited Her boyfriend, billionaire and vice president of Tinder, Paul Pougatakis, shared the moment as he had a great time with the little kids at the company and recorded them acting and dancing for them. Remember that Ana’s best friend is Claudia Alvarino, who worked for the company for many years.
Carlos Alberto “Tin” Cremada, director of “La Colmenita,” showed the theater school’s facilities and where they prepare each show for more than three decades. The little ones showed off their talent to the famous Hollywood actress who recently became the first Cuban to be nominated for an Oscar in the “Best Actress” category for her portrayal of Marilyn Monroe.
Ana de Armas at La Colmenita
According to Cubadebate, de Armas and Pougatakis said they were impressed by the company’s work and danced with young children in a rehearsal to the rhythm of Cuban music. Something Habanera did on the way to the Oscars red carpet. Ana admitted that she had always wanted to be a part of the company, but since she lived in Santa Cruz del Norte, it was too far for her.
“However, since I was 14 years old, I feel a part of it because my best friend (Claudia Alvarino, deputy director of the group) has been one of its members since childhood, and since then I still feel like one,” said the winner. Cuban actress.
Ana is not the first world celebrity to pass through the Colmenita headquarters, as former First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama, Patch Adams, known as the “laughter doctor”, singers Harry Belafonte, Katy Perry and Beyoncé, actors. Sean Penn and Danny Glover and former Real Madrid player Sergio Ramos.