Thursday - May 23, 2019

Arts & Entertainment

  • Indigenous woman wins Nayarit beauty pageant for the first time

    Indigenous woman wins Nayarit beauty pageant for the first time

    The Wixárika college student will be queen of the Nayarit state fair by the El Reportero’s news services An indigenous woman has won the contest to be the queen of the Nayarit State Fair for the first time. Yukaima González, 18, from a Wixárika community in the mountainous municipality of Guadalupe Ocotán, is a second-year

  • In Oaxaca, ‘Yalitza effect’ triggers move to revitalize Oaxacan culture

    In Oaxaca, ‘Yalitza effect’ triggers move to revitalize Oaxacan culture

    Indigenous art, culture and domestic workers’ rights get new attention in the state by the El Reportero’s news servicesW Oscar-nominated actress Yalitza Aparicio is an international agent of change, according to the governor of Oaxaca, where her fame is prompting authorities to act. The success of the 25-year-old Mixtec star of Alfonso Cuarón’s film Roma

  • Armando Manzanero returns to Cuba attracted by salsa and habanos

    Armando Manzanero returns to Cuba attracted by salsa and habanos

    por los servicios de noticias de El Reportero The 21th Habano Festival and the fourth Salsa Festival attract the Mexican singer-songwriter Armando Manzanero, who says he admires the island for his music, joy and strength. This is the second time that I have the pleasure of being here, even though I was raised in a

  • EstrellaTV Opens Its Doors to Students

    EstrellaTV Opens Its Doors to Students

    Empowering the community through education by the El Reportero’s news services EstrellaTV kicked off this year’s effort on Feb. 11 by hosting 13 young students from The Orange County Community Housing Corporation (OCCHC). The students, who participate in the organization’s SteppingUp College Awareness Program, had an opportunity to get a behind the scenes glimpse of

  • Applause for Paul McCartney, jeers for Sebastian Piñera in Chile

    Applause for Paul McCartney, jeers for Sebastian Piñera in Chile

    by the El Reportero’s wire services An extraordinary concert of 39 songs and a resounding rejection of President Sebastian Piñera sealed the return of Paul McCartney to Chile in a National Stadium crowded by more than 50,000 spectators. A few days ago, Piñera had unexpectedly invited his entire cabinet to attend the concert, and last

  • Oscar®-Nominated ROMA Star Yalitza Aparicio to Appear as Keynote Speaker During International Labour Organization (ILO) Centenary Celebration

    Oscar®-Nominated ROMA Star Yalitza Aparicio to Appear as Keynote Speaker During International Labour Organization (ILO) Centenary Celebration

    Appearance to Commemorate International Women’s Day on March 8 by the El Reportero’s wire services GENEVA – March 6, 2019 – Today, it was announced that Yalitza Aparicio, the Oscar®-nominated star of three-time Academy Award®-winning film ROMA, will make a special appearance during the International Labour Organization (ILO) centenary celebration at its headquarters in Geneva.

  • 10 Oscar nominations for Roma, including best film, director and actress

    10 Oscar nominations for Roma, including best film, director and actress

    Filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón was himself nominated in four categories by the El Reportero’ news services The accolades for Roma, the award-winning film by Alfonso Cuarón, continued today with the announcement of the Oscar nominations — fully 10 of them, including best picture, best director and best actress. The filmmaker himself became the third person ever

  • 10 Oscar nominations for Roma, including best film, director and actress

    10 Oscar nominations for Roma, including best film, director and actress

    Filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón was himself nominated in four categories by the El Reportero’ news services The accolades for Roma, the award-winning film by Alfonso Cuarón, continued today with the announcement of the Oscar nominations — fully 10 of them, including best picture, best director and best actress. The filmmaker himself became the third person ever