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March 4, 2024

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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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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