Choral foundation launches Spanish-language choir

The William Baker Choral Foundation has its first Spanish-language choral ensemble.Voces Festivas was unveiled on Oct. 8 during the foundation’s recruiting event in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Leilani Velasco, Voces Festivas music director, gave a short presentation describing her vision for the Spanish-language choir and explained how it will fit a unique niche in […]

Kansas City Museum reopens after seven years of renovation work

By Tere Siqueira After seven years of renovation efforts, the Kansas City Museum staged a ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony on Oct. 21 to celebrate its reopening.The reopening follows the completion of work on Corinthian Hall, one of five buildings that comprise the museum. Built in 1910 and occupied for 20-plus years by Robert Alexander Long […]

Celebrating the Day of the Dead

By CharaDia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is typically associated with Mexican culture. But observance of the Nov. 1-2 holiday is becoming an annual tradition in other countries, too.Rooted in ancient traditions that have been observed by generations of Mexicans, the holiday is based on the belief is that a deceased person’s soul […]

Nelson-Atkins to host Day of the Dead celebration

By Chara For the 11th year, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri, will host a Day of the Dead celebration.This year’s theme will be a traditional altar within a house. This year’s altar will be designed by area artists, in conjunction with the Mattie Rhodes Center and the Mexican Consulate in Kansas […]

Mattie Rhodes Day of the Dead festivities return

By Tere Siqueira Through the first week of November, the Mattie Rhodes Center in Kansas City, Missouri, is again celebrating the lives of those who are no longer with us.Mattie Rhodes is staging its annual Day of the Dead festivities – an area tradition for 20-plus years that includes displays by artists, local food, vendors […]

Sonia de los Santos, Okee Dokee Brothers booked for JCCC

By Roberta Pardo Family artists Sonia de los Santos and The Okee Dokee Brothers will perform on Oct. 23 at the Midwest Trust Center, formerly the Carlsen Center, at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas, as part of the center’s new family series MTC Kids Jam.De los Santos and The Okee Dokee Brothers […]

Joel Pimentel Le dice adiós a CNCO

El domingo, 9 de mayo, se dio a conocer que Joel Pimentel dejaba de formar parte del grupo CNCO para iniciar una carrera musical como solista. La noticia se informó por medio de un comunicado emitido en las redes sociales, en el cual se explica detalladamente los motivos que orillaron al cantante de 22 años […]

Fernando del Solar, se comprometió con su novia

Fernando del Solar, el carismático conductor de televisión, compartió a través de su cuenta oficial de Instagram un mágico momento junto a su novia, él se comprometió con Anna Ferro, quien no dudó ni un momento en aceptar la propuesta de matrimonio. “Ahora hemos decidido dar un gran paso y unir nuestras vidas para continuar […]

Enrique Guzmán, Demanda a Frida Sofía

A través de un comunicado por parte de la agencia de abogados de Enrique Guzmán, se dio a conocer que el cantante ha tomado acciones legales contra su nieta Frida Sofía, que acusó a su abuelo de abusar sexualmente de ella. Fue la agencia “López Valdez Abogados” la que publicó un comunicado de prensa, hasta […]

Aracely Arámbula, Llegará a Tv Azteca

Tras concluir la octava temporada de ‘MasterChef México’, TV Azteca ya prepara la presentación de una nueva aventura en la cocina, se trata de ‘MasterChef Latino.’ Con este estreno, Aracely Arámbula llegará a TV Azteca como conductora, quien narrará los desafíos de los cocineros en el reality. En realidad el reality que cuenta con la […]