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Saint-Petersburg Ballet on ice in Medellin

Saint-Petersburg Ballet on ice in Medellin

The Saint-Petersburg Ballet on ice (former the Leningrad State Ballet on ice) founded in 1967 by the outstanding choreographer Konstantin Boyarsky, is the successor of the remarkable traditions of the St.Petersburg school of the classical ballet. Since 1995 the Saint-Petersburg Ballet on ice has been performing on stage of opera theaters. It shows the most […]

XIX International Zarzuela Season

XIX International Zarzuela Season

As part of the XIX International Zarzuela Season, the Medellin Philharmonic Orchestra and the EAFIT Symphonic Orchestra present, from Vicente Lleo, the “La Corte Del Faraon” (The Pharaoh’s court), with the special guest: A Compás Flamenco, a Cuban ballet company. Cast: Gisela Zivic, soprano (Argentina) Antonio Torres, baritone (Spain) Israel Gonzales (Cuba) Sofia Salazar, mezzo-soprano […]

International Jazz Day Concert

International Jazz Day Concert

The UNESCO proclaimed April 30th as the International Jazz Day. This important art form is held to promote peace, dialogue between cultures, diversity and respect for human rights and human diversity. For this reason the Pablo Tobon Uribe Theater presents two jazz ensembles: Teo Grajales & Adjazzentes and Siguarajazz Trio. Teo Grajales & Adjazzentes: Adjazzentes […]

Colombian women

As many people know, Colombia has been in the news for decades because of the governments fight against drug cartels. But Colombia is very well-known for many good things as well. You probably have heard of Colombian coffee, flowers, emeralds, fruits, beaches, landscapes. But the most appealing thing about Colombia, is the beauty of its […]

Lights Festival in Medellin

Lights Festival in Medellin

From December 3rd to January 8th, Medellin helds the famous “Alumbrados” The traditional Myths, Legends and Dances parade, held on December 3rd, opens year end´s festivities in Medellin. December holidays, which extend until January 8th, begin that day, with the famous lights exhibition that makes the city become colorful, something that nobody wants to miss. […]

Biblical Nativities Exhibition

Biblical Nativities Exhibition

San Diego mall celebrates Christmas with an exhibition of Nativity scenes. An opportunity for families to enjoy. Address: Calle 33 # 42 B – 06 Phones: 458 59 86 & 448 06 24. Hours: Monday, December 3rd, 2012, until January 14th, 2013, Daily from 11 a.m to 8:00 p.m

Christmas Festival and Exhibition of Nativities scenes

Christmas Festival and Exhibition of Nativities scenes

Christmas Festival and Exhibition of Nativities scenes, El Castillo Museum 28 years November 22nd, 2012 to January 20th, 2013. It’s time for peace, it is time for happiness, is a time of joy, is the time to share with family and friends, amid flowers, wreaths, colored lights and lots of beautiful decorations. El Castillo Museum […]

Charles Darwin Exhibition

Charles Darwin Exhibition

From December 5th, 2012 to January 13th, 2012 the Parque Explora presents Darwin, the exhibition. Over 3 million people have seen the Charles Darwin exhibition on 4 continents, 12 countries and 31 showrooms. Now the Explora Park brings this amazing show to Medellin, with more than 200 Darwin’s personal objects : study notebooks, his family […]

Mago De Oz in Medellin

Mago De Oz in Medellin

Mago De Oz in Medellin This famous and incredible Spanish rock band founded in 1989, will perform in Medellin on February 28th, 2013. Mago de Oz is well-known for the strong Celtic feel to their music, strengthened through their constant usage of a violinist and flautist. The name for the band was chosen, according to […]

December in Medellin

December in Medellin

December is a joyful time in many latitudes, but in Medellin, and of course the surrounding areas, this time of the year is more than just that. Even on the last days of November one can see that everything start to change: Christmas decorations all over the city: every single house, building and store is […]

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Colombian Food

Colombian Coffee

Colombian coffee is famous worldwide for being soft and rich in aroma. Coffee has been a way to highlight the good things that happen in Colombia. Probably each person that enjoys having a cup of hot coffee has heard or read about Colombian coffee and has had the curiosity for knowing a little bit more about […]