It’s hard to see how the darkest period in Eliana Lopez’s marriage to San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi could be turned into a comedy, but in her new play, “Cual es el Escándalo?,” Lopez does just that that—and with great results.
The 37th annual Carnaval San Francisco is set to heat up the Mission District Memorial Day weekend with music, dance, performances, food and more.
Poet Andres Montoya was honored at a recent Galería de la Raza event.
“We are Ibeyi,” chanted both Lisa-Kaindé Díaz and Naomi Díaz, lighting a candle each before the sold-out crowd at The Independent on April 2, and igniting their San Francisco debut. “We are twins. We are French and Cuban.”
The sounds of trumpets and strums of guitars could be heard echoing through the grand auditorium of Mission High School on March 19, as students from the Bay Area and from Tucson, Arizona performed a medley of mariachi music for an enthusiastic and attentive crowd.
Lorena Feijoo, the Cuban-born ballerina who portrayed Cinderella in choreographer Val Caniporali’s “A Cinderella Story,” speaks with El Tecolote about that experience and her journey to becoming one of the most celebrated ballerinas in recent history
By Mabel Jiménez
Most people in San …
If Cayetana S. Gomez’s colorful scarf doesn’t give away her love for arts and culture, then her new job definitely does.