Last updateFri, 20 Oct 2017 12pm

Norwegian opera ‘Peer Gynt’ to grace Degollado stage

Opera lovers can rejoice at the news that a production of Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen’s “Peer Gynt” (music by Ibsen’s countryman Edvard Grieg) will be mounted at Guadalajara’s Teatro Degollado the first weekend of November, letting loose a bracing gust of Scandinavian culture sure to raise goosebumps on the extremities of the city’s culture vultures.

Entertainment Guide - October 21, 2017

Ballet de Jalisco

The state’s only full-time professional classical dance troupe gives six open-air presentations on consecutive weekends of the world-famous ballet, Swan Lake, in the city’s most popular and largest park.

Centro Historico to host major Dia de los Muertos parade Oct. 28

Saturday, October 28, the centuries-old, graceful stone facades of Guadalajara’s city center will echo with the sounds of flamboyantly-costumed Day of the Dead celebrants as they strut their stuff down the hot pavements of the late afternoon into the relative cool of the evening.

Festival Sucede blows minds with piscine opening gala

Two festivals, two cities.

Festival Cervantino: a venerated, vaunted veteran ensconced in a graceful, petite comely jewel of a town.

Festival Sucede: a scrappy upstart looking to make a name for itself in a sprawling, unruly metropolis.

Entertainment Guide - October 7, 2017

The Met: Live in HD

The Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of high-definition live simulcasts begins its 12th season with a new production of Bellini’s “Norma,” directed by Sir David McVicar and conducted by Carlo Rizzi, starring Sondra Radvanovsky.