Calendar of Performing Arts

January 23, 2017

TODOS SANTOS

February 11 and 12 2017. Saturday and Sunday.10:00 am to 4:00 pm. 8th annual Todos Santos Open Studio tour. All proceeds to benefit children’s art programs. Drive yourself around to home art studios with map you buy for 200 pesos at the Tecolote Book Store or online at ts.studiotour@gmail.com. facebook.com/todossantosopenstudiotour.

MAIN PLAZA Todos Santos

January 26. Thursday. 8:00 pm. Opera Concert with Regina Escobosa Soprano, Karen Maresa and more. www.festivalortiztirado.gob.mx.

MANUEL MARQUEZ DE LEON THEATER, worth seeing just for the very cool old timey theater

January 25. Wednesday. 8:00 pm. Opera Workshop, by Lyric Music from Sonora. As part of the Alfonso Ortiz Tirado International Festival of Opera 2017.

January 27. Friday. 8:00 pm. Degree 51. Artistic Collective. Opera performance. the Alfonso Ortiz Tirado International Festival of Opera 2017.

March from 1th to 5th. From Wednesday to Sunday. Movie Festival Todos Santos - La Paz, 14th edition. Films from Argentina, Uruguay, Spain, and Mexico. Documentaries, shorts, animations, tributes, celebrities and more. Become a volunteer: theatrical management, events, hospitality – PR - social media, tech support- translators, entertainment, videographers, photographers, or host a filmmaker. More info with Sylvia Perel, sylvia@latinofilmfestival.org, https://www.todossantoscine.org, 1451034.

 

 

SAN JOSE 

Every Wednesday and Thursday 6:00 to 10:00 pm. Art Fair. At Plaza del Pescador, San Jose. Food sampling, wine tasting, and local artists showcasing their work. Free.

PEZ GORDO GALLERY. The Shoppes at Palmilla

Open through April 2017.  Baja Burros on Parade. Public art exhibition 15  life size donkeys painted by area artists. Open through April at The Shoppes at Palmilla.

PEZ GORDO GALLERY. The Shoppes at Palmilla

LA DOLCE VILLA. Behind the Mega supermarket in San Jose.

Every Sunday. 6:30 pm. Kids Movie Club. Different movies for rug rats in Spanish without subtitles.

 

MAIN PLAZA SAN JOSE

Every Thursday from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm. The Art Garden. Local and guest artists sell their art, paintings, drawings, sculptures and more at the main plaza in downtown San Jose. Free

Sundays. 5:00 pm. Afternoons. The Culture Institute invites everybody to dance and enjoy like old times. Spanish with some help in English. Free.

 

SAN JOSE CULTURAL HOUSE downtown. San Jose

Every Tuesday. 8:00 pm. Documentary Movie Club. Different documentaries about human issues and wild life. Spanish, sometimes in English. Free

Ongoing. Different hours. Cultural activities like painting, ballet, writing, singing, poetry, belly dance, folk dance and more at the Cultural House. 624 146 98 63. All activities in Spanish. Some free.

 

ART DISTRICT. Morelos St. Downtown San Jose

Every Tuesday. 6:30 pm. Eat, Shop, Play. Mexican Music Tuesdays. Traditional Mexican Music, folk dances, Unique Rondalla music band, food and complementary drinks served at participating venues on Morelos St. Downtown San Jose. (The rondalla is an ensemble of stringed instruments played with the plectrum or pick and generally known as plectrum instruments. It originated in Medieval Spain. The tradition was later taken to Latin America and elsewhere. The word rondalla is from the Spanish ronda, meaning "serenade.") www.facebook.com/Mexican-Music-Tuesday-1699919866987323

 

 

SAN LUCAS

LEON COTA PLAZA The Plaza beside the Red Cross.

Every Friday. Afternoon. The Municipal Culture Institute invites everybody to dance. A romantic afternoon like old times Danzon. Spanish with some help in English. Free.

VASCONCELOS FORUM – CASA DE LA DANZA. La Roca St. corner of Costa Azul St. Hojazen neighborhood.

January 27 and 28. Friday and Saturday. 8:00 pm. Baroque Music Concert by Los Cabos Youth Orchestra. Directed by Alfredo Franco. All audience. 50 peso donation. Spanish. More info: 624 355 1523 and on facebook.com/casa.deladanza.5/

 

AMELIA WILKES PLAZA downtown Cabo main plaza on Hidalgo.

Every Friday. 6:00 pm. Live music by Luna Itzel. Mexican original music and songs as part of the handicraft market. 

Every Friday from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Handcraft market by local craftsmen. And.

Every Saturday. 6:00 pm. reading lounge.by volunteers. Spanish. Free.

Every Sunday from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Kermes Sundays at the Amelia Wilkes Plaza. The traditional kermess with food, games, music, and more.

 

MANGO DECK at the beach.

Every Monday. 8:30 pm until the end of the year. Rock concert by Los Cabos Polyphonic Choir and Pulsar rock band. Rock songs sung by the choir like their last concert tribute to Pink Floyd. Spanish and English. All audiences. Info and reservations: www.facebook.com/polifonicabo/

 

MACONDO BOOKSTORE above Walmart

Every Wednesday. 8:00 pm. Theater Night. (object puppetry) uses found objects to create a story with characters. Spanish. Adults only.  $80 pesos. More info www.facebook.com/Akelarre-Fusion-teatral-

Every Thursday. 7:30 pm. Movie Club. At the endo of the movie will be Live Music by Casa Blanca group. Billboard behind.

Every Friday. 8:00 pm. Tertulia Night. Every night a different writer presenting they owns books or a book from other one writer. Spanish. Free.

Every Saturday.:30 pm. Live music by different guest artists. facebook.com/macondo.csl

To see more activities at Macondowww.facebook.com/macondo.csl

 

NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

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

 

MARINA FRONT

Every Saturday. From 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Art exhibition by local artists, workshops, paint, sculpture, photography, food tasting, theater, live music and dance. Spanish. Free. 

 

CULTURAL PAVILION

Every Friday. 7:00 pm. Pavilion’s Movie Club is back again with selected movies and documentaries shown.

January 27. Friday. 7:00 pm. Walking Distances (2015). Drama. A heart warming urban fairy tale about a man who weighs 400 lbs. Spanish with English subtitles. Free.

January 29. Sunday. 6:00 pm. Fantastic Worlds. Contemporary dance by Casa de La Danza School. All audiences. Tickets 150 pesos. Spanish, but hey, it’s dance, you can look! More info 624 355 1523 on facebook.com/casa.deladanza.5/

February 17 and 18. Friday and Saturday. 8:30 pm. Kike & Angie-The Imperial Couple. Musical parody about the Mexican president and his wife. Whooo boy, this isn’t going to be kind. Spanish. 350 pesos. More info Cel. 624 128 1164 and 624 128 4825.

 

 

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 andGuerrero St. Esterito town, La Paz.facebook.com/alianzafrancesalapaz. Spanish, French, English and other languages. Free.

Every Friday. 6:00 pm. International films movie club. LA CIUDAD DE LOS NIÑOS. Next to the Santuario on February 5 St. St, downtown La Paz.

 

CULTURAL LA PAZ

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.

 

LA CIUDAD DE LOS NIÑOS next to the Santuario February 5 St. St, downtown La Paz

January 31 until February 4, From Tuesday to Saturday. 7:00 pm. The Pelican Theatre of La Paz will celebrate its fourth season this year with, Love, Death and Other Comedies, Bride on the Rocks, and Signs of Life, An excerpt from The Year of Magical Thinking. Tickets will be available at Allende Books in La Paz and El Tecolote Bookstore in Todos Santos. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/pelicantheatrecolp.

 

 

BUENA VISTA

Buena Vista Beach Resort. Spa Convention Center.

March 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18. 7:00 pm. Matinee at 1:30 pm. Snow White and The Seven Mariachis - Baja Shakespeare’s 17th Season. Tickets $20 USD or peso equivalent. tyfield1@hotmail.com, FacebookBaja-Shakespeare Phone6241004802.

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