Thursday - Apr 25, 2019

Arts & Entertainment

  • Veracruz dancers break a Guinness record with La Bamba

    Veracruz dancers break a Guinness record with La Bamba

    Over 2,000 people danced simultaneously to the famous anthem by the El Reportero‘s news services Yet another Guinness World Record was set on Mexican soil yesterday: 2,370 men, women and children danced simultaneously to the Mexican folk song La Bamba. The successful record attempt took place in the historic center of Xalapa, the capital of

  • An Interview with Oscar-Winning Director Alfonso Cuarón

    An Interview with Oscar-Winning Director Alfonso Cuarón

    With a new film on Netflix this week, the iconoclastic auteur opens up about facing his insecurities by Marco Payán The Mexican film director has no fear of the unknown. Upon the release of his new film, “Roma,” the Oscar winner shares how he overcame feelings of insecurity and why his curiosity to explore uncharted

  • The Latin Grammy Premiere to be held in Las Vegas

    The Latin Grammy Premiere to be held in Las Vegas

    by the El Reportero‘s news services The Latin GRAMMY Premiere™ ceremony will be held at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on Nov. 15, during which thirty-nine out of the 49 categories will be awarded. Premiere, which is attended by more than 1,000 guests and is broadcast globally, is followed by the 19th

  • Led Zeppelin continues battle for Stairway to Heaven’s rights

    Led Zeppelin continues battle for Stairway to Heaven’s rights

    by the El Reportero’s news services The members of the legendary British rock band Led Zeppelin are fighting in court for the copyright of the iconic song Stairway to Heaven, specialized media reported on Thursday. The lawsuit over Stairway to Heaven was filed two years ago, when it was claimed in court that Led Zeppelin

  • Opera singers to compete in Metropolitan Opera auditions in San Miguel

    Opera singers to compete in Metropolitan Opera auditions in San Miguel

    Up to four winners will advance to the next step in the auditions process by the El Reportero’s news services Classical music promoter Pro Musica of San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, has been named the Mexico organizer for the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (MONCA). The competition gives young opera singers the opportunity to launch

  • “Imprisoned” benefit screening in support of Puerto Ricans in Action

    “Imprisoned” benefit screening in support of Puerto Ricans in Action

    by the El Reportero‘s news services An Imprisoned Benefit Screening in support of Puerto Ricans in Action (PRiA) will take place, to raise funds for Hurricane Maria relief efforts through donations made at this star-studded, red carpet event. The Imprisoned Benefit Screening presented by OPENING showcase, in association with the American Cinematheque, will be hosted

  • Vanity Fair magazine recognizes Salma Hayek

    Vanity Fair magazine recognizes Salma Hayek

    The Mexican actress was named Personality of the Year by the magazine’s Spanish edition by the El Reportero‘s staff Mexican actress Salma Hayek has been named Personality of the Year by the magazine Vanity Fair Spain. A gala hosted by the Teatro Real opera house of Madrid was the setting for Hayek’s acknowledgement, a ceremony

  • The Nicaraguan and US rock community is in mourning

    The Nicaraguan and US rock community is in mourning

    by Marvin Ramírez   After struggling with a series of liver health situations as a result of drinking, the legendary guitarist and musical composer, René Mendieta, better known as “Manito”, gave his soul to the Creator on Aug. 28, 2018. He was 65 years old. He was born in Mangua, Nicaragua on Feb. 6, 1953.

  • Nights with Platanito Premieres New Season

    Nights with Platanito Premieres New Season

    by the El Reportero’s news services With almost five years of existence, Noches con Platanito (Nights with Platanito) is the critically acclaimed “late night” program and the only Spanish-language program of its kind during Prime Time in the American Union that has become an essential part of program circuit of “late night “and practically a