Category: Entertainment

Travel Journalist Peter Greenberg Joins President Felipe Calderon for ‘Mexico – The Royal Tour’

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What I had anticipated since first being teased with a video demonstration back in June 2011, is now coming to life (public television rather). Needless to say, this Mexico-enthusiast is very excited about the news. Emmy Award-winning travel journalist Peter…

Entrepreneurship and Investing in Mexico – Expo Mexico Emprende Comes to Los Angeles

Designed as an interactive conference open to everyone, the Mexican government is bringing Expo Mexico Emprende to Los Angeles, a unique initiative offering in one place at one time numerous programs now available for entrepreneurs to create and grow businesses…

Volunteering and Mentorship in Mexico – Jose Yenque Shows Us That Everything is Possible

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There are not too many men with a heart like Jose Yenque.  Because of his dedication, commitment and loyalty to the community through volunteering and mentorship, the world is a better place. I hope some of you were able to…

Hacienda Xcanatun (Merida, Yucatan) Announces Platinum Ticket Giveaway for Shakira’s Mayan Sun Concert

MERIDA, Mexico – Guests staying three or more nights at the luxurious Hacienda Xcanatun (www.xcanatun.com) will receive Two Free Platinum tickets to Shakira’s Mayan Sun Concert (El Concierto del Sol Maya) taking place in Merida on July 16, 2011. Each…

Cobá Partners with Non-Profit to Bring Positive Change to Young Latinas

Young Latina Students Land Gallery Row Exhibit for Their Interpretation of Historic Olvera Street Los Angeles, CA -This month Cobá will open its headquarters to expose Art Walk attendees to a photography collection from students involved in Las Fotos Project,…

Award-Winning Actor, Humanitarian Jose Yenque to Dedicate Doctorate Degree to Tijuana Youth

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The MEXICO Report By Susie Albin-Najera  On Saturday, May 21, 2011 and on the heels of returning from the 2011 Cannes Film Festival to represent his film “Miss Bala” (produced by Gael Garcia Bernal & Diego Luna of Canana Films),…

CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa to Host 7th Annual Altruism Festival to Benefit 24 Local Charities

The MEXICO Report Special thanks to Paco Ojeda, Vallarta Lifestyles for posting the information on this special event Puerto Vallarta Event to Raise Funds for 24 Local Charities  The CasaMagna Marriott Resort Puerto Vallarta and the American Consular Agency are…

Chunky and Los Alacranes – Mexican American Music Legends Promoting Cultural Understanding and Tolerance

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The MEXICO Report By Susie Albin-Najera This information below is from a friend of mine who is a filmmaker, professor and a Ph.D., Mr. Paul Espinosa.  Along with his filmmaking partner and co-producer, Mark Day, he is working on a documentary of…

Latina-Conducted Orchestra, Exposing Classical Music to Latino Children and Communities, Presents México Sinfónico Event to Showcase Music of Great Mexican Composers

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The MEXICO Report “The Good News About Mexico, Travel & Culture”   Sonia Marie De Léon de Vega is the music director and conductor of the Los Angeles-based Santa Cecilia Orchestra (SCO), the only orchestra in the nation with a…

The Mariachi Heritage Society Celebrates 20 Years in Latin Music Education for Children and Local Schools With Annual Benefit April 2, 2011

The MEXICO Report Mattel, Inc. and The Mariachi Heritage Society Host Live Performances by Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles & Shaila Durcal at the San Gabriel Mission Playhouse Celebrating its 20th anniversary, The…

Mexican American Actress Yvette Yates Joins Eva Longoria Parker in New Comedy, ‘Without Men’

The MEXICO Report By Susie Albin-Najera Actress Yvette Yates Joins Eva Longoria Parker, Maria Conchita Alonso and Kate del Castillo in All Star Ensemble for Upcoming Comedy ‘Without Men’ HOLLYWOOD, CA — Award-winning actress Yvette Yates is making her mark…

Triple Platinum Recording Artist Brian McKnight Talks to The MEXICO Report About First Performance in Mexico

The MEXICO Report By Susie Albin-Najera On Saturday, May 29, as part of the Riviera Maya Summer Jazz Festival taking place in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, triple platinum recording artist Brian McKnight will headline a free beachside concert along with…