Entertainment Guide - March 23, 2019

Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra

Guido Maria Guida conducts the fourth program in the 2019 winter/spring season. Featuring works by Ibarra, Ponce and Schumann. Soloist: Pablo Garibay (guitar).

Teatro Degollado, Sunday, March 24, 12:30 p.m. 110-200 pesos.

Rock legends

Local bands pay tribute to three rock legends: The Doors, The Beatles, and Creedence Clearwater Revival.

Teatro Diana, Sunday, March 24, 6 p.m. 250-600 pesos.

Monday recitals

Talented local musicians of different genres showcased each Monday. March 25: French jazz pianist Marc Fabbricatore, a longtime resident of Mexico.

Palcco, Mondays, 8:30 p.m. 100 pesos.


Spring recital series running Wednesday evenings through early May at the Regional Museum, sponsored by the University of Guadalajara Music School. March 27: Luis Alberto Fernandez (baritone), Adriana Benitez Talavera (piano). April 3: Volta (ancient music group). April 10: Scott Roeder (tuba), Carlos Alberto Gutierrez (piano). May 8: Michael Bialobroda (cello), Carlos Alberto Gutierrez (piano).

Museo Regional de Guadalajara (Liceo 60, centro historico). Wednesdays, 8 p.m. Free.

Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra

Jeffrey Rink conducts the fifth program in the 2019 winter/spring season. Featuring works by Mendelssohn, Richard Strauss, Wagner and Hindemith. Soloist: David Cooper (French horn).

Teatro Degollado, Thursday, March 28, 8:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 31, 12:30 p.m. 110-200 pesos.

Show Must Go On

First of two tributes in a week to British band Queen.

Teatro Diana,Saturday, March 23, 8:30 p.m. 320-650 pesos.

Queen tribute

“Ópera Prima Rock Tributo a Queen” is a show created ten years ago by Argentine musician Diego Fainguersch paying homage to the legendary British band of the 1980s.

Teatro Galerias (Lapizlazuli 3445, across from Plaza del Sol), Thursday, March 28, 8:30 p.m. 450-750 pesos.

Live from the Met

In what is expected to be a Wagnerian event for the ages, soprano Christine Goerke plays Brünnhilde, Wotan’s willful warrior daughter, who loses her immortality in opera’s most famous act of filial defiance, “Die Walküre.”

Teatro Diana,  Saturday, March 29, 10 a.m. 100-250 pesos.


Popular Chilean band specializing in reggae in Spanish.

Teatro Diana, Friday, Saturday, March 29, 9 p.m. 400-1,000 pesos

Beethoven’s Fifth

Concert featuring a masterwork given by the Orquesta Sinfónica Juvenil de Guadalajara.

Palcco, Sunday, March 31, 12:30 p.m.


Concert featuring the E. J. Strickland Quartet. Strickland is a world-class, world-traveled drummer, composer and artist from the United States, heard on over 60 albums in the last decade.


Conjunto de Artes Escenicas, Thursday, April 4, 9 p.m.

Jalisco Philharmonic Orchesta

Guest conductor Christopher Zimmerman (United States) leads the OFJ in works by Smetana, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev. The guest pianist is Sofya Gulyak (Russia).

Teatro Degollado, Thursday, April 4, 8:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 7, 12:30 p.m. 110-200 pesos.

Jalisco Philharmonic Orchesta

The final concert in the OFJ’s first season of 2019 welcomes guest conductor Iván del Prado (Cuba). Works by Massenet. Deletes, Thomas, Rossini and Sibelius. The invited artist is soprano Anabel de la Mora.

Teatro Degollado, Thursday, April 11, 8:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 14, 12:30 p.m. 110-200 pesos.


Professional production of much-loved Andrew Lloyd Weber musical.

Teatro Diana, Thursday, April 4, 7 and 9:30 p.m.