Calendar of Performing Arts

March 21, 2016 Edition

CABO SAN LUCAS 

CULTURAL PAVILION

March 11. Friday. 7:00 pm. Walking Women 2016. Oven Honey. Book presentation by Calafia Pozo. Celebrating International Women’s Day. English and Spanish. Free.

March 22. Tuesday. Starting 5:00 pm. Baja’s Best Dance Crew 2016. Dance interschool battle. Every school and dance group of any level is invited to the battle and show their best dance steps. A contest between schools from La Paz, San Jose, San Lucas, etc. Battle for the best dancer. No rules. The Best Dancer will be decided by the audience. Register your group until March 10. More info: http://www.cabobachelorette.com/intercolegial/event.html. Spanish. Free.

March 23. Wednesday. 7:00. Full moon nights. A bohemian night with live music, poetry, dance, singers and more. Guest artists celebrate full moon. Sometimes at the Pavilion other times at the Cerrito del Timbre Cultural house. You figure out when they’re where. Spanish. Free.

March 25. Friday. 5:00 pm. Cabo’s Top Talent. Like America’s Got Talent. Singers, dancers, musicians and more. www.cabostoptalent.com/index.html.  

April 6. Wednesday. 6:00 pm. The Consulting and Epitaph. Two short theatrical productions. Southern Baja State University’s (UABCS ) 40th anniversary. By Mascaras Independent theatrical group. Spanish. Free.

AMELIA WILKES PLAZA downtown Cabo main plaza on Hidalgo. 

Every Friday from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Handcraft market by the local craftsman.

March 10, 11, 12 and 13. From Thursday to Sunday. Butterflies Awaken Festival. Plays, movies, poetry, workshops, conferences and more about feminist, sex education, and gender conscience. Organized by Akelarre theatrical fusion.  Spanish. Free. www.facebook.com/macondo.csl

CASA DE LA DANZA

March 4 and 11.  Friday. 8:00 pm. Autumn women. Contemporary dance. Choreographed and directed by Elea Casiano and Marco Vasconcelos. All audiences. Spanish. 100 pesos adults and 80 pesos children. Foro Casa de la Danza is  located on De la Roca St. and Costa Azul St. At Hoja Zen suburb.  624 171 9117.

MACONDO BOOK STORE Above La Europea at Walmart 

Every Saturday. 8:30 pm. Live music by different guest artists.  Cafe showing every wednesday. 7:30 pm. Movie club. Some  English. Free. https://www.facebook.com/macondo.csl

MACONDO BOOK STORE. Above La Europea at Walmart

Vagabond Cinema movie club

March 10. Thursday. 7:30 pm. Mustang. (2015) Drama. Early summer in a village in Northern Turkey. Five free-spirited teenaged sisters splash about on the beach with their male classmates. Though their games are merely innocent fun, their scandalized conservative guardians confine them while forced marriages are arranged. English with Spanish subtitles. Free.

March 17. Thursday. 7:30 pm. Marnie’s Memories. (2014) Animation-Drama. Upon being sent to live with relatives in the countryside, an emotionally distant adolescent girl becomes obsessed with an abandoned mansion and infatuated with a girl who lives there; a girl who may or may not be real. English with Spanish subtitles. Free.

March 24. Thursday. 7:30 pm. Anomalisa. (2015) Animation-Comedy. A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary. English with Spanish subtitles. Free.

March 31. Thursday. 7:30 pm. Mexico Pelagico. (2014) Documentary. While the Pelagic Life team is chasing the elusive sardine bait ball in the  ocean near Baja, they stumble upon a crude shark fishing operation. Spanish with English subtitles. Free.

NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

Open Monday to Sunday. From 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Donations welcome.

CABO MARINA FRONT

Every Saturday. From 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Art exhibition by local artists, workshops, paint, sculpture, photography, food tasting, theater, live music and dance. Spanish. Free.

CERRITO DEL TIMBRE CULTURAL HOUSE behind Aramburo supermarket and Guacamayas taco joint, downtown Cabo.

March 9. Wednesday. 7:00 pm. Cultural Night with Gamaliel Burgos Spinish dancer, guitar and acoustic concert. As part of the International Women’s Day celebration organized by The Los Cabos Women Institute.  Spanish. Free.

 

SAN JOSE

CIRCOTEKA Angela Ceseña St. between the fourlane and Barlovento St.

Every Thursday. 7:00 pm. Reading club for kids. Actors dressed up, read and act a short story for the kids. More info about reading lounges: todossomoselotro@gmail.com. At Angela Ceseña St. between Fourlane Street and Barlovento St., San Jose. Spanish. Free.

 

LA DOLCE VILLA. Behind the Mega. 

Vagabond Cinema Movie club

March 9. Wednesday. 7:30 pm. Mustang. (2015) Drama. English with Spanish subtitles. Free.

March 16. Wednesday. 7:30 pm. Marnie’s memories. (2014) Animation-Drama. English with Spanish subtitles. Free.

March 23. Wednesday. 7:30 pm. Anomalisa. (2015) Animation-Comedy. English with Spanish subtitles. Free.

March 30. Wednesday. 7:30 pm. Mexico Pelagico. (2014) Documentary.  Spanish with English subtitles. Free.

 

SYRIACCUS BAR At Plaza Coral Cabo Azul

March 31.Thusday. 9:00 pm. The Platypus. Play by Mascaras independent theater group. Directed by Richard Gil. Adults only. 150 pesos one beverage included. 

 

SAN JOSE CULTURAL HOUSE Downtown

April 16 and 23. Saturday. 7:30 pm. Adolescent voices. Conclusions of First Call work shop. As part of Alas & Raices program. Spanish. Free.

 

 

TODOS SANTOS

March 5 to 12. From Saturday to Saturday. Todos Santos Art Festival.

TODOS SANTOS MAIN THEATER

March 7. Monday. 10:00 am. One drop of life. Short film. (2014) Documentary. As part of Todos Santos Art Festival. Spanish. Free.

March 7. Monday. 7:00 pm. Folk dance and Polynesian dance. As part of Todos Santos Art Festival. Spanish. Free.

March 8. Tuesday. 10:00 am. The secret of the miracle. (1988) Comedy. Movie. English with Spanish subtitles. As part of Todos Santos Art Festival. Free.

March 8. Tuesday. 7:00 pm. Rock concert at Plaza Los Pinos. As part of Todos Santos Art Festival. Spanish and some help in English. Free.

March 9. Wednesday. 9:00 am. Wolf The Wizard. Mom and Dad things. Theater for kids. Kindergarten kids participated. As part of Todos Santos Art Festival from. Spanish. Free.

March 9. Wednesday. 7:00 pm. Musical Night. Played by ex-student of DIF La Paz music workshop. As part of Todos Santos Art Festival. Spanish. Free.

March 10. Thursday. 10:00 am. Tree of life. (2014) USA. Kids movie. Spanish. Free. 

March 10. Thursday. 6:00 pm. The Platypus. Play by Mascaras independent theater group. Directed by Richard Gil. As part of the Todos Santos Art Festival. Adults only. Spanish. Free.

March 11. Friday. 7:00 pm. Ballet ensemble. Show by different ballet academies from La Paz. Spanish with some help in English. Free.

March 11. Friday. 8:00 pm. Concert music by the Symphonic Band and Choir State Music School. As part of the Todos Santos Art Festival. Adults only. Spanish. Free.

March 12 to 16. From Saturday to Wednesday.  Todos Santos Film Festival.

March 16, Wednesday. 5:00 pm. A Multimedia-digital production of stage, animation, music, and film. Presented by Youth in Video, a program of the Leonardo Perel Film School. VIP seating $25 USD. Pre-Sale at El Tecolote Bookstore. More info and hours visit: http://www.todossantoscine.org/eventos/

 

TODOS SANTOS MAIN PLAZA

March 8. Tuesday. 9:00 pm. Urban dance at Main Plaza. As part of Todos Santos Art Festival. Spanish and help in English. Free.

March 10. Thursday . 8:00 pm. Thursday. Local talent singers. Spanish and some help in English. As part of Todos Santos Art Festival. Free.

 

LA PAZ

ALIANZA FRANCESA

Every Tuesday. 6:00 pm. Different French film each week. Alianza Francesa cultural center at 525 Gomez Farias St. between Republica St and  Guerrero St. Esterito town, La Paz.  facebook.com/alianzafrancesalapaz.  Spanish, French, English and other languages. Free.

Every Friday. 6:00 pm. International films movie club.

 

CENTRO CULTURAL LA PAZ

From Monday to Friday. 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. On permanent display, permanent photography collective exhibition that highlights the cultural identity of Baja California Sur. In the Codex Península of the Centro Cultural La Paz, on 16 de Septiembre at the corner of Belisario Dominguez. Text is in English and Spanish. Free.

 

CENTRO DE ARTES Y CULTURAS POPULARES

From April 20 on. Monday to Friday. 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. Oaxaca pottery exhibition. Information in English/Spanish. On Madero St. between 5 de Mayo and Independencia, across the street from Velasco garden. Free.

 

LOS BARRILES

March 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19 - Baja Shakespeare’s 16th Season at Buena Vista Beach Resort in Spa Buena Vista’s Convention Center. All shows at 7:00 pm except March 13, a matinee at 1:30pm. Tickets $20 usd or 300 pesos.  facebook.com/pages/Baja-Shakespeare/220397878011557. More info closer to show dates.

March 20, Sunday. 23rd Arts Festival at Los Barriles, East Cape. Art works from around Southern Baja, arts and crafts exhibits and sale, food and booze and live music. This event is for the programs we support in the East Cape area. We appreciate the support from the local residents—full and part time– and the visitors. More information contact Elizabeth at edesignsbaja@aol.com Or visit the web site: http://www.eastcapearts.com/

To list your event at no cost, email details to david@gringogazette.com. All events subject to change without warning, and we’re not kidding around about this. It happens frequently, so go, with great expectations of a wonderful evening, but have a backup plan.  

 

LA RIBERA

March 7. Monday. International Women’s Day celebration. Cultural activities, nutritional, psychological and attorney consultations. Organized by The Los Cabos Women Institute. More info Facebook: facebook.com/immlc/timeline Spanish. Free.