Calendar of Performing Arts

Starting September 21st, 2015

LA PAZ  PEACE FESTIVAL

The 9th annual Pax, (Peace), festival is presenting the following events

Festival for The Pax

September 19 until 21. Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday. International Festival for Peace 9th edition. India as a theme. All events free. See article this issue for schedule of performances.

CENTRO MUNICIPAL DE LAS ARTES. Located at Cobre St. Corner Hierro St. El Dorado town.

September 21. Monday. 6:00pm. Clown and contemporary dance by Zone Dance directed by German Winkler and Julieta Parra. As part of The Festival for The Pax Spanish. Free.

September 21. Monday 6:30. Ensemble in honor to the Pax. With Duna Conde and more. As part of The Festival for The Pax Spanish. Free.

September 21. Monday. 6:50 pm. Actions for the peace. By the Municipal Arts Center Chorus. Directed by Manuel Alvarez. As part of The Festival for The Pax Spanish. Free.

September 21. Monday. 7:00 pm. Betwen Two Seas. Art exhibition by Scarlett Gonzalez. As part of The Festival for The Pax Spanish. Free.

 

 

TODOS SANTOS

Dec. 3rd, 4th, 5th – Las Estrellas de Todos Santos presents Slice of Life, featuring their new Ensemble in the Galeria at Hotel Casa Tota at 7:00 pm. $15 USD or 200 pesos. Closing night includes a Wine & Nibble Mingle with the actors. Facebook.com/LasEstrellasDeTodosSantos for details.

El Faro Beach club

November 27, 28 and 29. Todos Santos International Guitar Festival.  A community-funded, musician-supported festival that produces a world class show with a tiny budget with all profits going to the local childrens’ charity. 30+ guitarists from all genres and from all corners of the globe come together for 3 days of camaraderie and musical collaboration. www.tsigf.com. Email: info@tsigf.com

 

 

CABO SAN LUCAS  

YANDI MONARDO ART GALLERY

September 9 until October 24. 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Made in Mejico, three colors for one flag. Paint exhibition by the Spanish artist Enrique Bascón. Yandi Monardo Art Gallery and Tendencia Avenue featuring different artists who live in or are inspired by Baja. New artist exhibit every 45 days. Inside the Luxury Avenue mall at the marina. Spanish and English. Free

October 28 until December 12. Painting exhibition by the artist Lobouché. Opening from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Yandi Monardo Art Gallery and Tendencia Avenue featuring different artists who live in or are inspired by Baja. New artist exhibit every 45 days. Inside the Luxury Avenue mall at the marina. Spanish and English. Free

ESTEBAN’S Karaoke Bar

October 30. Friday. 10:00 pm. The impostors. Musical comedy show by Mascaras Theater Company to commemorate Halloween. The villains of horror movies meet to make you laugh through songs and parody sketches. On the main drag Cabo San Lucas, next to the Fairfield Inn Marriot hotel. Spanish. Tickets $150 pesos one national drink included. Info and reservations 624 168 5077. 

YANDI MONARDO ART GALLERY

November 17 and 18. Tuesday and Wednesday. 7:00 pm. Photography exhibition by Mariano Lemus. Yandi Monardo Art Gallery and Tendencia Avenue featuring different artists who live in or are inspired by Baja. New artist exhibit every 45 days. Inside the Luxury Avenue mall at the marina. Spanish and English. Free

CULTURAL PAVILION

November 21. Saturday. 7:30 pm. Music Concert by The Chorus Without Voices, By the children with hearing disabilities of Los Cabos. Music by the Mexican singer Luna Itzel. $200 pesos. Benefit for disabled hearing children to buy and maintain hearing aids. More info 624 355 4183 with Teresa Echeveste. Spanish.

December 12. Saturday. 7:00 pm. The Cinderella Ballet by Dancestudio students. Choreography by Claudia Bandin. Tickets $180 pesos. Spanish.  

December 13. Sunday. 5:30 pm. Christmas festival. The Ice Queen. Disney musical acted and danced by the Star Factory Studio and other guest artists. Ticket $150 pesos. Info 624355 8659 with Angeles Vazquez. Spanish.

December 17. Thursday. 7:00 pm. Once upon a time. Dance performance by Izazure dance directed by Rocio Lopez. Info and tickets 624 168 9316. Spanish.

 

SAN LUCAS PLAZA (WALMART PLAZA)

October 16.  8:00 pm. The Night of the Dance (La noche de la danza). Flamenco dance and Spanish music by Primo dancer Gamaliel Burgos and diferent guests artists every time. Spanish and some help in English. Free.

 November 13. Friday. 8:00 pm. The Night of the Dance (La noche de la danza). Flamenco dance and Spanish music by Primo dancer Gamaliel Burgos and diferent guests artists every time. Spanish and some help in English. Free.

NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

Open Monday to Sunday. From 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Voluntary donations are welcome.

 

November 11-15, 2015 4th Los Cabos International Film Festival.  

 

MARINA FRONT

Every Saturday. From 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Cultural circuit. Art exhibition by local artists, workshops, paint, sculpture, photography, food tasting, theater, live music and dance. Spanish. Free. Various parts of the malecon. Except not Saturday April 4 because it’s Good Satruday or something like that.

 

CASA CARACOL UNA RANA

Every Saturday. 7:00pm to 11:30pm. Cultural tianguis (market). Live music, poetry, painting, books, arts & crafts, sculpture, movies, vegetarian food. Hidalgo and Revolucion Sts, downtown Cabo. Cel. 624 117 1663. Free.

 

 

LA PAZ

ALIANZA FRANCESA

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

Every Friday. 6:00 pm. International films movie club. Various films. Alianza Francesa cultural center at 525 Gomez Farias St. between Republica St and  Guerrero St., La Paz. For info and program: www.facebook.com/alianzafrancesalapaz. Spanish, French, English and other languages. Free.

CENTRO CULTURAL LA PAZ

From Monday to Friday. 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. On permanent display.  Man, nature and culture (Hombre, Naturaleza y Cultura).  Photography collective exhibition. A permanent photography show that highlights the special characteristics that make up the cultural identity of Baja California Sur. A video showcasing BCS complements the photographs. In the Codex Península of the Centro Cultural La Paz, located 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 to indeterninate date. Monday to Friday. 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. Oaxaca pottery exhibition. A collection of Oaxacan decorative black pottery (barro negro) which comes from a village that specializes in crafting the unusual, and beautiful pieces. Posted information in English and Spanish. This cultural center is on Madero St. between 5 de Mayo and Independencia, across the street from Velasco garden. Free.

  

 

SAN JOSE

ART DISTRICT

October 4 and 11. Sunday and Thursday. November 5. Thursday. Rural Interaction Art Auction. The second year of the Rural Interaction project will culminate with an Art Auction to raise funds for the continuation of the project. All pieces will be auctioned on November 5 in the Art District, San Jose. Pieces may be previewed online. For more info about the project or to bid online, visit www.ruralinteraction.com or call 624 110 7389 or email info@ruralinteraction.com

 

AY AY AY! Bar and grill

October 2. Friday. 10:00 pm.  The impostors. Musical comedy show by Mascaras Theater Company. The plot links different sketches from movies and soap operas in a hilarious way with dance and songs. On Mijares Blvd. Historic downtown San Jose. Spanish. Ticket $150 pesos one national drink included. Info and reservations 624 168 5077.

 

SYRIACCUS Bar

October 22. Thursday. 9:30 pm. The impostors. Musical comedy show by Mascaras Theater Company to commemorate Halloween. The villains of horror movies meet to make you laugh through songs and parody sketches. On Blvd. Mauricio Castro, Hotel zone, San José. Spanish. Ticket $150 pesos one national drink included. Info and reservations 624 168 5077.

 

AY AY AY! Bar and grill

November 6. Friday. 10:00 pm. The impostors. Musical comedy show by Mascaras Theater Company to commemorate Halloween. The villains of horror movies meet to make you laugh through songs and parody sketches. On Mijares Blvd. Historic downtown San Jose. Spanish. Ticket $150 pesos one national drink included. Info and reservations 624 168 5077.

 

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

Every Thursday. 7:00 pm. Libroteca at the Circoteka. Reading club for kids. Actors disguised read and act a short story for the kids. Libroteca is part of a Reading lounges organized by The Ysabela’s little sister. More info about reading lounges Email: todossomoselotro@gmail.com. Circoteka is located at Angela Ceseña St. between Furlane Street and Barlovento St., San Jose. Spanish. Free.

BUENA VISTA

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 or 300 pesos..facebook.com/pages1/Baja-Shakespeare/220397878011557.

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.