Wednesday - Jul 18, 2018

Arts & Entertainment

  • Mazatlán Carnival gets increased security

    Mazatlán Carnival gets increased security

    An estimated half a million people turned out for Sunday’s parade by the El Reportero’s news services The Mazatlán Carnival will conclude tonight after five days of celebrations that were marred by a murder on Sunday. But as of this afternoon that was the only incident of violence at the event whose first of two

  • Grupo La Cuneta Son Machin performs in SF and visits El ReporteroTV

    Grupo La Cuneta Son Machin performs in SF and visits El ReporteroTV

    by Marvin Ramírez and the news services of El Reportero This week San Francisco dressed in Cañambuco and Fritanga with the music of a Nicaraguan musical group whose mix of rhythms and names of their songs is already causing musical and cultural sensation internationally. On a long tour of several US states, Grammy nominees, La

  • Mexico’s Aida Cuevas wins Grammy Award

    Mexico’s Aida Cuevas wins Grammy Award

    She is the first female Mexican ranchera singer to win one by the El Reportero’s news services There was a surprise in store for a Mexican musician Sunday at the 2018 Grammy Awards. Mariachi and ranchera singer Aida Cuevas took home a Grammy in the best regional Mexican music album category for her Arriero Somos

  • Shape of Water leads Oscar nominations

    Shape of Water leads Oscar nominations

    The film received 13, including best film, best director by the El Reportero’s news services Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro is on a roll. His latest film, already the winner of three big awards, has swept the Academy Awards nominations with a total of 13. Best picture and best director are among the Oscar nominations

  • 142-year old fair is cultural heritage

    142-year old fair is cultural heritage

    León State Fair, one of Mexico’s biggest, runs for 26 days until Feb. 6 by the El Reportero’s news services The government of Guanajuato has decreed that the 142-year-old León State Fair, celebrated annually in the state’s capital, is now part of the state’s intangible cultural heritage. Governor Miguel Márquez Márquez issued the decree yesterday

  • Selena’s final hours reenacted on Murder Made Me famous

    Selena’s final hours reenacted on Murder Made Me famous

    by the El Reportero”s news services With an insatiable American appetite for (in)famous murder cases it was only a matter of time before the murder of Selena Quintanilla in 1995, at the age of 23, would get the cable TV spotlight. Today on December 9, the Reelz Network’s wildly popular Murder Made me Famous turns

  • Major exhibition of artifacts from the Ancient City of Teotihuacan

    Major exhibition of artifacts from the Ancient City of Teotihuacan

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (FAMSF) are pleased to premiere Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire, the first major U.S. exhibition on Teotihuacan in over twenty years. The ancient metropolis of Teotihuacan is one of the largest and most important archaeological sites in the world, and

  • Guillermo del Toro’s La Forma del Agua leads Golden Globe nominees

    Guillermo del Toro’s La Forma del Agua leads Golden Globe nominees

    by the El Reportero’s news service The movie La Forma del Agua (The Shape of Water) by Guillermo del Toro from Mexico, leads with seven nominations the list of Golden Globe nominees, issued today in Beverly Hills, California. The film, included in the nomination for the Golden Globe awards to be granted on January 7th,

  • Cultural aggression against Puerto Rico is denounced at the UN

    Cultural aggression against Puerto Rico is denounced at the UN

    by the El Reportero’s news services The president of the Puerto Rico Committee at the UN, Olga Sanabria, denounced today the various facets of the cultural aggression suffered by that Caribbean island due to the domination of the United States. The Puerto Rican nation does not have control over many of its institutions or communications,

  • More plot details about the Manson Family film

    More plot details about the Manson Family film

    by the El Reportero’s news services Just before the news of Charles Manson’’s death, Sony confirmed that it has secured the distribution rights to Quentin Tarantino’’s Manson Family movie. The director has been shopping his script around various studios for months, having severed his working relationship with The Weinstein Company following the sexual abuse scandal