Arts and culture in brief: the (very spooky) week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the (very spooky) week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - October 28, 2016

The Little Theatre Group has lined up quite a menu of thrills and chills for this Halloween weekend: on both Saturday (4 pm-7:30 pm) and Sunday (3…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - October 14, 2016

The Tico Times wishes everyone a happy Día de las Culturas, or Cultures Day, observed on Monday. While the traditional Limón Carnaval is not taking place this year,…

Got 10 minutes? Get inspired with one of our faves from the SHNIT Shortfilm Festival
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Got 10 minutes? Get inspired with one of our faves from the SHNIT Shortfilm Festival

Elizabeth Lang - October 12, 2016

The SHNIT Shortfilm Festival showcased screens cinematic gems from around the world in Costa Rica last weekend. The festival takes place simultaneously in the cities of Bangkok, Bern, Buenos…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - October 7, 2016

A free festival at the National Cultural Center (CENAC) in downtown San José will feature Afro-Costa Rican, indigenous, Spanish, Italian, Jewish and Chinese cultural offerings and traditions,…

Documentary featuring former Costa Rica first lady premieres in San José
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Documentary featuring former Costa Rica first lady premieres in San José

Katherine Stanley - September 13, 2016

See also: Discovering Henrietta - the Alabama woman who became Costa Rica's First Lady “First Lady of the Revolution,” the new documentary that tells the story of…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - September 9, 2016

It's Children's Day today, and celebrations of los pequeñitos will dot the country throughout the weekend. One of the largest takes place at the National Museum on…

What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival
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What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival

Amanda Zúñiga - August 4, 2016

See also: After 'FIAsco,' Culture Ministry regroups with National Arts Festival The International Arts Festival (FIA) and the National Arts Festival (FAN) have taken place in Costa…

5 questions for Costa Rican actor Radek Lord
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5 questions for Costa Rican actor Radek Lord

Elizabeth Lang - July 10, 2016

Radek Lord, 20, was born in Costa Rica and lived here until he was eight years old; after living in both Belgium and the United States (Ohio and California),…

Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - July 1, 2016

Maybe there's something more classically Costa Rican you could do this weekend than head to the gorgeous Ujarrás Ruins in the Orosi Valley for the seventh annual National…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - June 10, 2016

Lebanese dancer, choreographer and former international belly dance champion Estelle Zaghloul will join Costa Rican actors Nancy Banard and Tito Fuentes in "Ishtar: Stories of Women Warriors,"…