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Everybody Loves Gemma

The Festival de Febrero has only been over for a week and I already miss it, even though I was only able to go to two concerts due to my activities in Guadalajara.

Lakeside artists open their doors this weekend

Discover the work and talent of nearly 100 local working artists at the ninth annual Studio Art Walk, running Saturday February 22 and Sunday, February 23, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 34 different venues spread between Ajijic and Riberas del Pilar.

Leading man meets leading lady

Mac Morison returns to Club Exotica Friday, March 6, as host and headliner of his seventh benefit concert entitled “Let Me Try Again.”

For those of you who may be new to the Ajijic arts scene, Mac sings songs from the era of jazz standards that many of us fell in and out of love to. And he sings them for you in a marvelous baritone that will remind you of many of the greats who sang them for you in the past: Frank Sinatra, Mel Torme, Vic Damone, Tony Bennett and many others.

‘Big draw’ operatic group returns to Open Circle

A favorite in recent years at Ajijic’s Sunday morning event, the Compañía de Ópera de Jalisco, founded in 2013, returns February 16, 10:30 a.m., for a performance of art songs of Mexico and Latin America, which is expected to once again leave the audience “in a haze of euphoria,” according to Lake Chapala Society organizer Margaret Van Every.