La Oferta

December 5, 2022

Day of the Dead

Events Around the Bay

“Cinderella” Under the Brilliant Batton of Alma Deutscher at the California Theatre in San Jose  November 12 – 17, 2022 Prodigy composer/musician Alma Deutscher makes her international operatic conducting debut in a lavish Opera San José production of her landmark opera, Welcome back Alma! Opera San José, in association with the Packard Humanities Institute, will …

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Piñatas, Catrina merge to keep up Mexico’s Day of Dead tradition

By Salma Kaufman Acapulco, Mexico, Oct 27 (EFE).- The “Catrina,” one of the most iconic symbols in Mexican culture, has merged with another tradition – piñatas – in a clever reinvention that seeks to revamp the Day of the Dead celebration to current circumstances. “We don’t make the Catrina piñatas using the same technique as …

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Avenida de Altares, An in person drive-thru Day of the Dead commemorative event

San Jose, CA 15 occt. 2020 – The School of Arts & Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza (SOAC) has been an anchor of the Mayfair and East San Jose community for two decades. As a cultural and community hub, they’ve been empowering community members by offering a place to gather and celebrate their culture …

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Prisoners in Mexico City celebrate Day of the Dead with pre-Hispanic dance

Mexico City, Oct 31 (EFE).- Inmates being held in four Mexico City prisons celebrated the Day of the Dead on Thursday with a pre-Hispanic dance, capital prison authorities reported. “Persons deprived of their liberty in Mexico City celebrated the ‘Day of the Dead’ or Micailhuitl with a pre-Hispanic dance at the Southern Men’s Preventive Prison,” …

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THINK TOGETHER HOSTS LIGHTS ON AFTERSCHOOL RALLY IN SAN JOSE TO HELP SAVE AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS

Students at McCollam Elementary celebrate Mexican culture with event themed on Disney’s Coco film and Día de los Muertos SAN JOSE, Calif. (October 25, 2018) – Think Together, a statewide nonprofit organization that partners with schools to provide early learning, afterschool and support programs, hosted a Lights On Afterschool rally on October 25 at McCollam …

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c-Books on Day of the Dead tradition are launched by Award-Winning Author Mary J. Andrade

San José, Fe. 13 — Given the demand for visual presentations on the Day of the Dead celebration, author, photographer and world-renowned authority of the subject, Mary J. Andrade has created authentic and visually stunning c-books. These c-books fall under the new frontier of e-books, an innovation or new concept that includes a combination of narration, …

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