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The annual summer concert series on the steps of the Canal Administration Building, called Verano del Canal, will delight audiences of many tastes with a lineup of free concerts during the month of March.
The event kicks off with a musical show for children called “Chiquilinga” on Wednesday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m. On Thursday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m., the programme features traditional Panamanian ‘decima’ singing style in which two singers improvise lyrics to out-sing one another, will begin at 7:30 p.m.
The following day, Friday, March 8, the Puerto Rican salsa star Gilberto Santa Rosa will take the stage. The outdoor venue, which overlooks Balboa Port near the Canal, will make the show all the more enjoyable, especially with the favorable summertime weather that the country is currently experiencing.
To finalize the event, a family day will take place on Saturday, March 9, with a program of games, music and fun activities for all age groups beginning at 3:00 p.m.
The children’s musical is making a tour around the country in Chiriquí, Los Santos, Colón and Coclé prior to the event. See micanaldepanama.com for show dates, times and locations.