Category Archives: Art

Musical in La Merced Church

Christmas is here and you can breathe that feeling of solidarity, unity, joy, hope, family, love and peace. La Merced Church in Casco Antiguo invites us to celebrate Christmas with a musical performance of the birth of baby Jesus on December 21st at 6:30 pm. Join us.

SIX DAYS OF CINEMA IN CASCO!

Anti- Corruption Film Festival, Cinema and audiovisual media have undoubtedly become the most effective tool to raise awareness, report injustices, promote advocacy and to move the audience’s sensitivity, weaving bridges for small and large actions alike. Aware of this power, Transparency International has teamed up with ECOCINEMA and BRITDOC to produce FILMS FOR TRANSPARENCY –Anti-Corruption Film Festival in parallel to the 17th IACC. They will presenting in Plaza Catedral and Plaza de Francia. Free entrance. Here is the schedule, Plaza Catedral: November 29th,  at 20:00        November 30th, at 18:30        December 1st, at 18:30       December … Continue reading

American Trade Hotel Monthly Newsletter

We recieve the Monthly Newsletter  of October of  American Trade Hotel and want to share it with you: 1. We started the month with Meatless Monday, with the intention of reducing the consumption of meat and improve eating habits. 2. End this week with a delicious cheat meal 3. Don´t miss the Mexican Brunch accompanied by a refreshing Paloma and excellent music. 4. Michele Benedetti teaches us the benefits of meditation through Mandalas´ painting 5.For “chocolate lovers”, we have a  La Praline chocolate tasting, accompanied by a pairings of sparkling wines.6.Try every Thursday from 6:00 pm the exotics cocktails in … Continue reading

Beatlemania tomorrow in Danilo Perez Jazz Club

Beatlemania tomorrow in Danilo Perez Jazz Club, just like the love craze born in 1963 for everything Beatles related. Dust off your memories and sharpen up your knowledge because there won’t only be music, there will be trivia.

Paul Gauguin in Casco Viejo, Panama

Panama, Casco Viejo Paul Gauguin lived in Panama in 1887, during the construction of the French Canal.   Living in “Panama”, of course, meant to live in “Casco Viejo”, which was the only thing going at the time. Eventually he decided for the island of Taboga. Eventually, he moved out altogether, and head to Tahiti where he would paint his famous and colorful paintings. This week, the Canal Museum in Casco Viejo opened an exhibition on Paul Gauguin that will be shown until March.  Letters, paintings, drafts, and a peek on the life of the radical genius.  

International Pianist plays pro Casco Viejo`s Jazz School

Argentinian pianist Alexander Panizza, who is recognized internationally because of its impeccable classical repertoire,  will be performing this week at Casco Viejo`s National Theatre.  Wednesday 27th, at 8 p.m. , all proceeds will go to the Danilo Perez Foundation. For those of you who are not familiar with the Danilo Perez Foundation, they founded Panama`s first Jazz School which is located in Plaza Herrera, Casco Viejo.  Their dream, which today is a reality, was to reach out to the poorest neighborhoods and open their eyes to another world full of possibilities through music. They started small, the first big obstacle … Continue reading

Art events in June at Casco Viejo, Panama

Casco Viejo, Panama, Casco Antiguo Real Estate for sale or for rent at Panama`s historic city   Tropical music, world music and shoe theatre… all in Casco Viejo! Check out upcoming events from our favorite theatre gang (Los Del Patio at 3rd Street) and at the National Theatre: June 2nd: Tropical Music by Fidel Bastro  (wao! only a “C” away….) June 16th: World Music, Brazilian inspired.  Violin, Violonelo and more by Lui Coimbra. At the National Theatre. Tickets at Hombre de la Mancha, at City of Knowledge or at Argosy Bookstore (223-5344) July 7th to August 6th:  Theatre play “Shoes” … Continue reading

Casco Viejo Events: Saint Malo Classical Music Festival

Casco Viejo, Panama, Casco Antiguo Real Estate and Lifestyle at Panama`s Historic District The Saint Malo Music Festival is another wonderful event that has little by little grown into our neighborhood.  This year will be on its 5th edition and is usually held (most of it) at the National Theatre in Casco Viejo, Panama.  Is is dedicated to the Panamanian and musician Narciso Garay and will be held between the 26th of May to June 5th. Take a look at their calendar. Their inauguration night will be with Panama`s National Orchestra, and the next night there will be a concert … Continue reading

Cultural events during May at Casco Viejo, Panama

Panama Casco Viejo Cultural Events, Lifestyle, Real Estate This week! Casco Viejo has several cultural events to enjoy. Whether you are just visiting Panama for the first time or are living here, don´t miss the small and big events in May: May 18th (Today!!!) Karla Lamboglia at Mojitos: 9 p.m., Plaza Herrera Rescate de Danzas Herencia: Teatro Nacional Dance Performance at Clementinas: “Intervencion”(B Avenue, corner with 11th St.) 8 p.m. Bubble Tasting at Di Vino  (Champagne, Cava and Brut)  7 p.m. Children`s art workshop at Fundación San Felipe (2:30 p.m.) “Coloring Mandalas”. From 5 years up. 20 Mayo Dance Performance … Continue reading

Pro History Campaign by Panamanian Celebrities

Casco Viejo, Panama, Casco Antiguo For the first time ever, a group of Panamanian celebrities have joined hands to raise awareness about the importance of preserving our history.   From Panama`s former Miss Universe, to writers, painters, journalists and TV presenters, they explain not only the importance history plays in shaping the country`s identity but also talk about the specific importance of Casco Viejo as a World Heritage Site designated by UNESCO. This video has sprouted out of the controversy of a government plan to build a road around Casco Viejo, destroying its natural beaches and endangering its status as an … Continue reading