Monthly Archives: October 2015

Red Bull takes Team to New York

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo What an amazing event! Red Bull organized in our very small football field at Calle 4ta, Casco Viejo a very special match: every team in Casco and surrounding areas, competing against each other. The price? a trip to New York for the whole team! First set of games were yesterday, today (Sunday) are the finals.  Crossing fingers! this will be an amazing experience for the winning team.  Congratulations Red Bull!  

Panama Food Tours, Casco Viejo

Panama Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo The food version of the famous bar crawls, Panama Food Tours will take you to different restaurants in Casco Viejo. They change each time! So you can repeat the tour with friends and family.  Prices around $39 to $49. Webpage: and  Facebook Page HERE

Arquetipas at Jeronimo

Casco Viejo, Panama, Casco Antiguo Two female artists showing their work at Jeronimo this week: Casco Viejo resident Federica Aiello Pini ( Italy) and Paula Roth (Swiss/Peruvian). They´ll be joined by violinist Elizabeth Jones. When: Wednesday, October 28th, 7 p.m. Where: Jeronimo at B Avenue and 10th Street

Prisma speaks love!

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo Last night was the closing of the PRISMA contemporary dance festival. It was simply the best contemporary dance performance I´ve ever seen.  And I think I´ve seen quite a few including really bad, really weird and really good! Technique beyond amazing, strong concept, amazing coreography, comand of stage and audience. The company was Last Time from Belgium, and the  piece was called Speak Low if you Speak Love by Wim Wandekeybus.  Like a book you enjoy every chapter and you think you know who it is going to end but it surprises you, this piece … Continue reading

Contemporary dance and theater: October and November!

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo PRISMA dance festival has started on a high note, with great performances.  If you are interested in modern dance, here is the WEBSITE will the full schedule of what, where and when. Only until October 19th! And… coming soon!  theater night at Las Clementinas.  Have dinner and enjoy an experience as actors roam the house with the play Las Señoritas. $30 and includes the meal with a glass of wine. From November 18th to the 21st.  

Cancer Awareness Event at Papiro y Yo

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo Last night we were at a beautiful event by Zaira and Ana at Papiro y yo / Franklin Panamá: a Yo Lucho (I fight) event pro Panama´s Cancer Association. A wonderful night full of laughter and beautiful, hand made merchandise that makes a difference no matter which day of the year you buy it. Last night it helped both cancer and the amazing ladies at Panama´s country side who create them. Good business, good people, good causes.  That´s my kind of shopping!  

Biodigestor at San Felipe Neri

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo I am impressed. Finally, a biodigestor at the San Felipe Market! the Basura Cero program from the Major´s office has installed the first biodigestor as a prototipe to apply to the rest of the city´s markets. This is a huge step that took into account suggestions made from our community. The markets are known to produce a lot of organic garbage, that inevitably ends up on our streets. This bio digestor is reported to have a capacity of 2.5m3 and can process up to 45 pounds daily. We are glad that the Major´s office has … Continue reading