Tag Archives: Performing Arts

SANTA ELENA CARNIVAL

I am a little late getting out this photos of Santa Elena Carnival Here they have the carnival parades one week after Merida . I am not sure why but it is so .   I went down the one … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

The origins of the bottle dance

One of the traditional Yucatecan dances  of the Jarana that are performed nearly everywhere at festivals and cultural festivities  is one where the dancers place a bottle of empty beer on their heads .The is balanced sometimes precariously on top … Continue reading

Posted in Local News/Happenings/interest | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The first night of the corrida

I finally decided to venture out to see the corrida but arrived a little late due to work hours etc. Sadly it wasn’t a good turn out due to the cold, the people said. Tonight , being  Happy Saturday as … Continue reading

Posted in Local News/Happenings/interest | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment