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Choreographer and former Costa Rican resident MaryLu Tosi dies at 91
Arts and Culture
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Choreographer and former Costa Rican resident MaryLu Tosi dies at 91

The Tico Times - April 5, 2017

Choreographer and performer MaryLu Tosi, who lived in Costa Rica with her family for many years, died on March 30 at the age of 91 in Ft. Myers,…

VIDEO: This weekend’s Transitarte Festival
Art Walks
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Art Walks
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VIDEO: This weekend’s Transitarte Festival

Amanda Zúñiga - March 21, 2017

The annual summer festival Transitarte took place over the weekend, March 17-19. Art and music flooded three of eastern San José's main parks: Parque Nacional, Parque Morazán and…

5 questions for a Costa Rican musician and artisan
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Costa Rican musician and artisan

Amanda Zúñiga - December 26, 2016

Francisco Cascante, better known by his friends as "Paco," is an artist in the whole sense of the word: he's a musician, actor and artisan, and also…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Artists
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Artists
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - September 23, 2016

The story of Lizzie Borden, the Massachussetts woman who was tried and acquitted for the murder of her father and stepmother in 1892, comes to the stage…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - September 16, 2016

In tune with the patriotism on display during yesterday's Independence Day celebrations, the new theatrical production of the life of Pancha Carrasco, the fearless Tica who played…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Artists
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Artists
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - September 9, 2016

It's Children's Day today, and celebrations of los pequeñitos will dot the country throughout the weekend. One of the largest takes place at the National Museum on…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Artists
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Artists
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - September 2, 2016

The International Book Fair kicks off tomorrow at the Antigua Aduana in east-central San José. Visit just to stroll through the aisles and browse titles from publishing…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Artists
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Artists
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - August 19, 2016

Kyōgen, the traditional Japanese comic theater genre dating back to the medieval era, will be performed in Costa Rica for the first time in a double-header co-sponsored…

Arts, culture and Mother’s Day: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Artists
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Artists
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Arts, culture and Mother’s Day: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Elizabeth Lang and Katherine Stanley - August 12, 2016

The long Mother's Day weekend is upon us – and as usual, Costa Rica will be full of events to celebrate what is arguably the country's most…

What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival
Artists
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Artists
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What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival

Amanda Zúñiga - August 4, 2016

See also: After 'FIAsco,' Culture Ministry regroups with National Arts Festival The International Arts Festival (FIA) and the National Arts Festival (FAN) have taken place in Costa…

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