A national festival, a grand old opera and other happenings around Costa Rica
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Arts and Culture
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A national festival, a grand old opera and other happenings around Costa Rica

Robert Isenberg - July 25, 2014

Annexation of the Partido de Nicoya Festival [caption id="attachment_43534" align="alignright" width="389"] Courtesy Servicios Periodisticos Globales[/caption] In 1824, Guanacaste became a part of Costa Rica. Today, this vast…

Clinica Bíblica Hospital celebrates 85th anniversary
Crazy parties
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Crazy parties
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Clinica Bíblica Hospital celebrates 85th anniversary

Alberto Font - July 18, 2014

The Clínica Bíblica Hospital celebrated its 85th anniversary Thursday night with a spectacular presentation from the Costa Rican Philharmonic Orchestra at the Melico Salazar Theater in San…

Spanish mega-star, haunted houses, and other happenings around Costa Rica
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Arts and Culture
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Spanish mega-star, haunted houses, and other happenings around Costa Rica

Robert Isenberg - July 4, 2014

Music: Bebe Born and raised in Spain, songstress Bebe became an international superstar with her hits “Malo” and “Ella” in the early 2000s. But after she wowed…

AC/DC nixes break-up rumors, will rock on without lead guitarist
Back in Black
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Back in Black
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AC/DC nixes break-up rumors, will rock on without lead guitarist

AFP - April 16, 2014

Australia's pre-eminent hard rock band AC/DC announced Thursday they will carry on making music without ailing guitarist Malcolm Young. The news keeps alive the rumor of a…

Tickets go on sale for Beatles legend Paul McCartney in Costa Rica
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Tickets go on sale for Beatles legend Paul McCartney in Costa Rica

Robert Isenberg - March 18, 2014

The wait is over: Tickets have started to go on sale for the May 1 Paul McCartney concert at San José's National Stadium – perhaps the only…

A jungle concert, St. Paddy’s Day, and other stuff happening in Costa Rica
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Arts and Culture
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A jungle concert, St. Paddy’s Day, and other stuff happening in Costa Rica

Robert Isenberg - March 14, 2014

Caricaco Music and Arts Festival The stars have aligned: Caricaco is (a) an excuse to visit the bucolic town of Nosara, (b) an all-star lineup of Costa…

Paul McCartney to perform in Costa Rica on May 1
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Paul McCartney to perform in Costa Rica on May 1

Robert Isenberg - March 12, 2014

On May 1, the beatific Beatle Paul McCartney will perform at the National Stadium in San José. The concert is part of his “Out There” tour, a…

Tickets for Michael Bolton concert on April 2 go on sale
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Newsletter
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Tickets for Michael Bolton concert on April 2 go on sale

Matt Levin - March 10, 2014

Michael Bolton, belter of gushy ballads, will perform in Escazú on April 2. Tickets for the concert went on sale to the general public Monday at www.eticket.cr.…

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New music video from Costa Rica’s Sonámbulo

Lindsay Fendt - February 28, 2014

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q1BpnJvgKxc In a celebration concert at Jazz Café Escazú Thursday, Costa Rican band Sonámbulo Psicotropical released a music video for "La Maraca," the first single from their…

Life in Color is surreal dreamscape soaked in paint
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Arts and Culture
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Life in Color is surreal dreamscape soaked in paint

Robert Isenberg - February 9, 2014

“This is so crazy!” exclaimed one concertgoer, a couple of hours after the sun had set. It was Saturday evening, the Life in Color concert was in…