Sat., 7pm (Spanish) THEATER El que te aporrea, te quiere by CasaSito’s Theater Club. Note, 6pm cash bar opens. For tickets: firstname.lastname@example.org All proceeds benefit to CasaSito’s Youth Development Program. El Sitio, 5a calle poniente #15, La Antigua
Sat., 4-7pm ART Chilean artist Gina Intveen in a solo exhibit titled America Portal. Mysterious feminine figures in profile outlined in rich colors explains Gina Intveen is “that world that evokes a place populated with beings and realities of uninhibited nakedness. A land of magnificence and abundance, America is the portal to new cosmogonies and visions, of rituals and syncretism. It is a gateway to mystery and possibilities and concepts captured in petroglyphs and abrupt contrasts.” The artist will be present at the opening. La Antigua Galería de Arte, 5a av. norte #29 on calle del Arco (near the Arch of Antigua), La Antigua
Sat., 8pm MUSIC & DANCE presenting a sizzling ValenTango performance by the quintet QuinTango with tango dancers Rocio Trkman & Victor Melchor. Stories of love and loss, music of passion and precision, breathtaking dance to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Tickets Q190 (concert and a glass of wine), available at culturales.iga.edu/ and at IGA, Ruta 1, 4-05, z. 4, tel: 2422-5555. IGA Auditorium, Guatemala City
Tues. VALENTINE’S DAY / Día del Cariño. You know what to do.
Tues., 5:30pm (English) TALK ARCAS (The Wildlife Rescue & Conservation Assoc.) is the leading advocate for the rights of wild animals in Guatemala. In the Department of Petén it manages one of the largest and most success wildlife rescue centers in the world, receiving 300-600 animals of 40+ species per year, the majority confiscated from wildlife traffickers. ARCAS is also working within environmental education, protected area management, marine turtle conservation, sustainable community development, ecotourism and reforestation. ARCAS’s three main project sites are located in Guatemala City, the remote northern department of Petén and the Hawaii area of the southern Pacific Coast. Suggested donation Q25, all which goes directly to the NGO. Info. & reservations, tels: 7832-1919. Rainbow Café, 7a av. sur #8, La Antigua
Wed., 7:30pm PHOTOGRAPHY Violento by Eny Roland Hernández, musicians from France, Romain Leleu (trumpet) and Ghislain Leroy (piano). Free. Galería de Arte, Alianza Francesa de Guatemala, 5a calle 10-55, z. 13, Finca La Aurora, Guatemala City
Wed., 6:30pm ART Naturaleza, cultura y paisajes de la bocacosta guatemalteca in watercolors by Carmen L. Pettersen. Through Tues., Feb. 28. Museo Ixchel, 6a calle final, z. 10, Guatemala City
Thurs., 8pm MUSIC Trumpet and piano recital by Romain Leleu and Ghislain Leroy, from France. Tickets pre-sale Q50 & Q70 the day of the event. Alianza Francesa de Guatemala, 5a calle 1055, z. 13, Finca La Aurora, Guatemala City 26
Published on Jan 31, 2017
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