El Hurón Azul
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Café Teatro Brecht
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El Hurón Azul information
If you want to rub shoulders with some socialist celebrities, hang out at Hurón Azul, the social club of Uneac. Replete with priceless snippets of Cuba's under-the-radar cultural life, most performances take place outside in the garden. Wednesday is the Afro-Cuban rumba, Saturday is authentic Cuban boleros, and alternate Thursdays there's jazz and trova . You'll never pay more than CUC$5.