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Artists in Costa Rica Ask for Loan to Restore National Theater
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Artists in Costa Rica Ask for Loan to Restore National Theater

Josué Alfaro / Semanario Universidad - February 19, 2019

Dozens of artists visited Costa Rica's Legislative Assembly on Monday afternoon to request that lawmakers approve a $31.3 million loan that the Costa Rican government had negotiated…

VIDEO: A closer look at ‘Battlefield’ before its Costa Rican premiere
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Events
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VIDEO: A closer look at ‘Battlefield’ before its Costa Rican premiere

The Tico Times - October 18, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wujGfRevDOE&feature=youtu.be "Battlefield," from acclaimed director Peter Brook, premieres tonight at San José's National Theater. Read our full story here.

Teatro Espressivo brings message of peace to National Theater anniversary
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Teatro Espressivo brings message of peace to National Theater anniversary

The Tico Times - October 13, 2017

On many levels, it’s a uniquely Costa Rican story. For starters, it’s taking place under the roof of what is arguably the country’s most iconic building, its…

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

The Tico Times - 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…

San José’s Plaza de la Cultura scheduled to reopen in November
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Architecture in Chepe
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San José’s Plaza de la Cultura scheduled to reopen in November

L. Arias - June 24, 2016

When the Plaza de la Cultura, one of San José's landmarks, reopens to the public it will have a musical fountain playing Costa Rican music synchronized at night with…

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

The Tico Times - June 3, 2016

Use the rain as an excuse to head inside for some theater this weekend. Winter is just hitting its stride in Costa Rica, but it's midsummer at…

Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Calendar
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Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - May 27, 2016

Mexican conductor Alondra de la Parra takes the reins of the National Symphony Orchestra at the National Theater, with performances tonight at 8 p.m. and Sunday at…

Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Calendar
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Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - April 1, 2016

In Playa Ocotal, Guanacaste, the Hotel Villa Casa Blanca will host art-lovers for an exhibition by Spanish artist Sara Florez-Rodriguez; view her depictions of flora and fauna,…

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

The Tico Times - February 12, 2016

In Liberia, Guanacaste, the Hidden Valley Art Gallery will showcase the work of Costa Rican painter Milo Gonzales with an exhibition of old favorites and new work…

National Theater inaugurates nativity scene
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Arts and Culture
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National Theater inaugurates nativity scene

Alberto Font - December 1, 2015

The National Theater inaugurated its traditional Nativity Scene on Tuesday evening before a large audience of curious Ticos. The activity featured a performance by the Buenaventura Corrales School…