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Cultural Caribbean Exploration
Sunday, August 11
Carmela Gobern will be offering a celebration for the 99 years of the Panama Canal at the Ascanio Villalaz auditorium of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) in Balboa from 4:00 p.m. with special international guest act from Trinidad & Tobago, the steel band Flabej Now Ensemble, Rhythmic Vibrations, dance and fashion runways. Tickets for sale at the Afro Antillean Museum calling 501-4301/4131. Information: Ines Sealey 221-4276, Melva Goodin 224-8858, Carmela Gobern 6675-4507, email@example.com.
Saturday, August 17
Ateneo Theatre, City of Knowledge
Back in Panama, the Venezuelan band Aditus, will be performing at the Ateneo Theatre in City of Knowledge , on Saturday, August 27. Tickets will be on sale at Blockbuster, Volumen Brutal in multicentro, Bakery Los Venezolanos in Via Argentina and www.tuboleto.com.
World Music Panama
presents Sofia Rei
Wednesday, August 21
Sofia Rei is one of the world’s most recognized jazz singers, she’s played Carnegie Hall in New York and her act has also found its way to the underground jazz clubs. This young South American from Argentina is described as having great vocal prowess and emotional impact on her audience. World Music Panama is credited with sharing her talents with Panamanian audiences on Wednesday, August 21, beginning at 8:00 p.m. at the Ateneo Theater in the City of Knowledge. Tickets cost $20, $30 or $50 on www.tuboleto.com or at the box office.
Friday, September 3
Hard Rock Hotel
Spanish singer Julio Iglesias (father of pop star Enrique Iglesias) comes to Panama to perform at the Hard Rock Hotel on Friday September 3.
Justin Beiber Believe Tour
Monday, October 14
Rod Carew National Stadium
Young ladies prepare to scream! Concert and Event promoter ShowPro is bringing Canadian Hearthrob pop singer Justin Beiber to Panama for a concert on Monday, October 14 this year. The “Believe Tour” will take place at the Rod Carew National Stadium on the outskirts of Panama City, The Latin American leg of the tour includes Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and Mexico. Tickets up to $250 at TikectPlus outlets (in Metro Pharmacy locations).