Calendar of Performing Events

March 6, 2017 Edition

LOS BARRILES

PALMAS DE CORTEZ HOTEL

March 19. Sunday. All day. 24th Festival de Artes.  140 booths featuring local artists with their original works ranging from paint, fabric, pottery, jewelry, wood & glass. Includes entertainment featuring traditional folkloric dancers, silent auction and raffle and food booths. For more information contact Chris Courtright at eastcapersmagazine@gmail.com or visit http://www.eastcapearts.com.

TROPIC OF CANCER

March 13. 6:00 pm. Rural Full Moon Nights First Anniversary Celebration. A bohemian night with music, poetry, dance, painting, story tellers and more. Food and products from local people. Spanish with some help in English. Free.

 

 

SAN LUCAS

CULTURAL PAVILION

March 3. Friday. 7:30 pm. Finding Forrester. (2000) Comedy, Drama. A young writing prodigy finds a mentor in a reclusive author. English with Spanish subtitles. Free.

March 8. Wednesday. 6:00 pm and 8:30 pm. Mother Forever. (Mamá por siempre). Play starring Ofelia Medina and Manuel Ojea. Benefits The Midel Way Refuge for women. Spanish.  For more information call 105 2721 and 22. Purchase tickets at the Pavilion’s office.

March 10. Friday. 7:30 pm. El Premio. (The Award). 2011. Drama. Ceci, a seven-year-old girl, and her mom live hidden from military repression in Argentina. Spanish with English subtitles. Free.

March 17. Friday. 10:00 am. Women writers and poets. Book presentation and reading poetry by The Poet Village, as part of the Butterfly Festival 2017. Spanish. Free. Facebook: mariposas FEST or call Melisa at 624 205 0808.    

March 17. Friday. 7:30 pm. Persepolis. (2007). Animation, Drama.  A precocious and outspoken Iranian girl grows up during the Islamic Revolution when the fundamentalists first take power. English with Spanish subtitles. Free.

March 24. Friday. 7:30 pm. Te Doy Mis Ojos (I Give You My Eyes). (2003). Drama, Romance. A battered woman tries to reconcile with her abusive husband. For ages fifteen and up.  Spanish with English subtitles. Free.

March 31. Friday. 6:30 pm. Baja’s Best Dance Crew. Inter-school dance tournament. For groups registrations and more info contact Suzanne at suzibarkinmad@gmail.com or go to www.bajasbestdancecrew.com. Spanish. Free.

March 31. Friday. 7:30 pm. Sweet Bean. (2015). Drama. A lonely Japanese baker hires a 76-year-old woman to be his new assistant and falls for her. Directed by Naomi Kawase. English and Japanese with Spanish subtitles. Free.

MACONDO BOOKSTORE above Walmart.

BUTTERFLY FESTIVAL 2017. Equity gender, LGTBTTTIQ and feminism festival.

March 16. Thursday. 8:00 pm. Short Films about LGTBTTTIQ. English with Spanish subtitles. Free. Facebook: Mariposas FEST or call Melisa at 624 205 0808.

March 16. Thursday. 9:00 pm. Butterfly Festival 2017. Fractal: Doll. Puppet Play by Akelarre collective group. Facebook: Mariposas FEST or call Melisa at 624 205 0808.

HAVANNA UNDERGROUND BAR Zaragoza St. between Ninos Heroes and Marina Boulevard.

March 17. Friday. 9:00 pm. Erotic performance with poetry, music and cabaret. By Akelarre as part of the Butterfly Festival. Spanish. Free. Facebook: Mariposas FEST or call Melisa at 624 205 0808.

SAN LUCAS MAIN PLAZA Beside Red Cruz and Delegation Buildings.

Every Sunday from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. PlazArte. Four hours of arts workshop, music, dance show and family fun. Spanish. Free

 

 

SAN JOSE

MAIN PLAZA SAN JOSE downtown San Jose.

Every Saturday from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. PlazArte. Four hours of arts workshop, music, dance show and family fun. Spanish. Free

MAR ADENTRO HOTEL

March 4. Saturday. 7:00pm. Gala de Danza 2017. Mar Adentro Cabos Hotel. For reservations, call 624.104.9999 or visit www.galadedanza.com

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 featuring 15 life-size plastic donkeys painted by area artists.

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. Free

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

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

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

BUENA VISTA

March 10, 11, 12, 15,16, 17, 18. Baja Shakespeare presents Snow White and the Seven Mariachis in the Convention Center at Buena Vista Beach Resort in Spa. All shows at 7:00, pm except Sunday, March 12, which is a 1:30 pm matinee. Doors open an hour early. Tickets are $20 USD or peso equivalent. Buy tickets at Homes & Land of Baja or Galeria Los Angeles in Los Barriles or use Will Call: nanatembden@ymail.com or 612 141 0314.