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Hunchback of Notre Dame, With Michael Arden and Patrick Page, Begins at La Jolla Playhouse Tonight

The U.S. premiere of the musical version of The Hunchback of Notre Dame , based on the animated Disney film, begins performances Oct. 26 at La Jolla Playhouse. Lucas Coleman, Mary Joe Duggan, Anise Ritchie, Brian Smolin and William Thomas Hodgson, Julian Decker, Ian Patrick Gibb, Beth Kirkpatrick, Samantha Massell , Neal Mayer, Nora Menken, William Michals , Vincent Rodriguez and Richard Ruiz comprise the ensemble.


topix.net | 26-Oct-2014 06:09

UofL students celebrate Dia de Los Muertos

As Halloween quickly approaches, students at the University of Louisville are doing their best to prepare for the spooky night. To get students in the spirit of the season in a more culturally diverse way, the Student Activities Board, along with Latin American and Hispanic Student Association and Lamda Theta Phi, hosted their very own Dia de Los Muertos , right in the SAC multi-purpose room.


topix.net | 25-Oct-2014 23:41

Photo Coverage: the Sopranos' Dominic Chianese Previews 54 Below Show

Actor and singer Dominic Chianese , known mostly for his starring role as Corrado "Junior" Soprano in HBO's The Sopranos, and for his role as Johnny Ola in The Godfather II, makes his 54 Below tonight, October 24. Dominic has lived in New York City all his life, and worked in theatre- Broadway , Off Broadway and in regional theatres all over the country. Since 1952 when he toured with the America Savoyards Gilbert and Sullivan company, Dominic has been regaling with song as well.


topix.net | 24-Oct-2014 21:01

Salsa Stars To Celebrate Cheo Feliciano's Career At Memorial Gig

The life of salsa legend Cheo Feliciano will be celebrated by his famous friends and collaborators at a special memorial concert at New York's Madison Square Garden on Friday . The singer and percussionist was killed in a car crash in Puerto Rico in April , at the age of 78, and now musicians including Gilberto Santa Rosa, Jose Alberto 'El Canario', Oscar D'Leon, Tito Nieves and Willie Colon will gather onstage in the Big Apple to salute Feliciano in a show titled, La Salsa Vive .


topix.net | 24-Oct-2014 13:00

Nicholas Hoult Talks Equals Love Scenes With Kristen Stewart--Does Size Matter?

British actor Nicholas Hoult , 24, plays the Twilight alum's love interest in the new dystopian sci-fi film Equals . He "I based the character loosely on Quasimodo at times," he said in an interview with MTV that was posted on Thursday, referring to Victor Hugo 's The Hunchback of Notre Dame title character.


topix.net | 18-Oct-2014 04:07

Red Bull brings 'Siempre Fresco' to Miami

Red Bull, in association with Red Bull Music Academy and RBMA Radio, is bringing a new music project to Miami called Siempre Fresco . They hope to accomplish "creat[ing] [a] development and spotlight platform around nu-Latin music artists and their influences from traditional Latin music" with this project.


topix.net | 17-Oct-2014 04:54

8 new fall menus at Scottsdale, PV restaurants

Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1w9yIXr Tom Vykulil is the new chef de cuisine at Prado, the flagship restaurant at Omni Scottsdale Montelucia Resort and Spa. Vykulil has teamed with the resort's executive chef, Michael Cairns, to introduce a new tapas lineup, new wood-fired entrees and an assortment of new daily paellas.


topix.net | 17-Oct-2014 01:00

Red Bull Siempre Fresco: A Fiesta Starring Salsa Legends and Latin DJs

Larry Harlow plays the piano like palm trees play the breeze, like a lizard plays the grass, like the sunrise plays the morning. He's a natural.


topix.net | 16-Oct-2014 01:31

Latin conference raises questions

At first glance the whole idea of a conference to discuss Latin Alternative Music in Toronto seems a bit strange. Alternative to what? Can there really be a Toronto Latin music underground when there's no visible overground? Toronto has a sizable Latin community that's actually many communities.


topix.net | 15-Oct-2014 13:34

Llegamos Live Super Sized featuring Frankie Negron

PRLog - Oct. 13, 2014 - NEW YORK -- OCTOBER is celebrated as Hispanic Heritage Month, and according to the creator of Latino Laughter, George Diaz, they'll be ending the month-long celebration with a "BANG," as people are being invited to turn out to see the wonder of LLEGAMOS! The event, featuring the likes of Victor Cruz, Ralph Fililon, Kenny Ortega, Edwin Vazquez, Cypress Nieves and Frankie Negron, plus George Diaz himself. will take place at: Broadway Comedy Club 318 W 53rd St, New York, NY 10019 757-2323 starting at 7pm.


topix.net | 14-Oct-2014 06:57

Enrique, Romeo or Marc: Who Will Win 2014 AMA for Favorite Latin Artist? Vote

Marc Anthony photographed by Douglas Friedman on Feb. 8 at Casa de Campo in La Romana, Dominica Republic. Grooming by Jami Harper.


topix.net | 14-Oct-2014 03:15

Two generations of Latin music-makers gather in Miami

For Larry Harlow, one of the pivotal figures of U.S. salsa, music is something made by people live on stage - pounding piano and congas, blasting trumpet and trombone. For DJs like Miami's Mr. Pauer or Los Angeles collective Moombahton Massive or New York's Que Bajo, music is made from a vast virtual universe of sounds accessed and released via computer.


topix.net | 12-Oct-2014 07:45

Experience a multitude of culture at the Maxima Hispanic Heritage Festival

For police officer Ray Croze events like the Hispanic Heritage Festival help make his job easier.


topix.net | 10-Oct-2014 18:50

Disney name for Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling's daughter

While Esmeralda is the name of the gypsy girl in the 1831 Victor Hugo novel The Hunchback Of Notre-Dame - and the subsequent Disney movie based on it - the pair also have picked Amada from fiction. It is the name of the character Eva played in the 2007 movie We Own The Night , and also means "beloved" in Spanish.


topix.net | 10-Oct-2014 03:20

Piloto Y Klimax sizzles on stage

The fourth and final international treat that has made up the Four Slices of Cuba Series at Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom over the last few months is also one of the most sophisticated pop bands in Cuban history. Giraldo Piloto and his band Klimax are some of the pioneers of the immensely popular Cuban music and dance craze, Timba, where the band blends local Cuban music with international influences such as jazz, rock and hip-hop.


topix.net | 09-Oct-2014 23:21

Oscar D'Leon and Willie Colon at the Conga Room

The world-famous Conga Room located at LA LIVE hosts a 5 week event series featuring Latin music's hottest tropical musical acts. Dubbed, "Latin Kings of Salsa," the series will feature musical performances by the genre's most iconic talent including, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, Luis Enrique, Oscar D'Leon and Willie Colon.


topix.net | 09-Oct-2014 04:23

'Tropical Night of Dominican Jazz' takes over New York City's SOB's

Singer Jose Alberto performs at the Unity Concert for 'Cover The Uninsured Week 2004' at the Michael Schimmel Center For The Arts at Pace University in New York City. He'll be on stage at SOBs on Wednesday, Oct. 8. SOB's is hosting "Tropical Night of Dominican Jazz," a 90-minute presentation featuring Alex Diaz y Son De Calle and Irka Mateo.


topix.net | 08-Oct-2014 20:40

On Fania Records And The Music That Made It Matter

Fifty years ago, New York City musician Johnny Pacheco and his lawyer friend Jerry Masucci started a small Latin music record label and delivered their first albums to record stores across the city - from the trunk of the musician's car. From these humble beginnings, Fania Records eventually became a global brand, spreading the sound of salsa from the dance clubs of New York to the rest of the world.


topix.net | 08-Oct-2014 13:01

Concert review: Marc Anthony at Amway Center

Marc Anthony performs at the Amway Center in Orlando on Sunday, October 5, 2014. Marc Anthony performs at the Amway Center in Orlando on Sunday, October 5, 2014.


topix.net | 06-Oct-2014 06:13

Salsa 'Prince' Luis Enrique Shines in L.A. Conga...

Luis Enrique 's performance at the Conga Room in Los Angeles as part of the Latin music series "Latin Kings of Salsa" heated up with every song and every step in an addictive, high-energy show. The Oct. 2 performance is part of a weekly showcase featuring some of the biggest names in the genre, from El Gran Combo to Oscar D'Leon , among others.


topix.net | 04-Oct-2014 03:41

Marc Anthony returns to Amway Center

It's a rite of passage in Orlando: The fall visit by salsa king Marc Anthony, who stops again on Sunday, Oct. 5 at Amway Center . That rhythm section: Anthony's big band - at least a dozen strong - is powered by one of the most expressive percussion ensembles around.


topix.net | 02-Oct-2014 20:46

Conga Room to Host Latin Kings of Salsa Series Kicking Off with El...

Latin music's most famous tropical musical acts for a Thursday-night Latin music series. Dubbed "Latin Kings of Salsa," the line-up will feature musical appearances by the genre's hottest and most iconic talent including El Gran Combo and Oscar , among others.


topix.net | 01-Oct-2014 03:03

5-time Grammy Award Winner and Salsa Legend Gilberto Santa Rosa...

Santa Rosa tells LatinTRENDS how he and fellow singer/song writer, Victor Manuelle found renewed spirit to honor their dear friend after his passing. Playing his newest role, Santa Rosa also talks to LatinTRENDS about his banner year as a remarried man and a grandfather.


topix.net | 27-Sep-2014 15:47

Salsa Celebrity Willie Colon Endorses Rob Astorino

The Republican gubernatorial candidate, still far behind Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the polls, picked up the endorsement of salsa musician and activist Willie ColA3n this morning. Mr. ColA3n, who endorsed moderate Democrat Bill Thompson in last year's mayoral race, said the "Latino vote is a joke" and urged his fellow countrymen to stop automatically backing Democrats.


topix.net | 26-Sep-2014 17:10

Latin Roots: Essential Latin Funk

Today on Latin Roots , World Cafe 's ongoing series highlighting different genres of Latin music, we have another installment in our Essentials series. This week, we unearth some crucial Latin funk by turning to Josh Norek, host of radio's The Latin Alternative , for his picks.


topix.net | 25-Sep-2014 22:07

Don't fear: Plenty of memorable shows on tap in October

A Day To Remember, a band with Central Florida roots, will perform Oct. 10 and 11 at Hard Rock Live in Orlando. A Day To Remember, a band with Central Florida roots, will perform Oct. 10 and 11 at Hard Rock Live in Orlando.


topix.net | 23-Sep-2014 23:44

Cuban Salsa Singer Split Between Island and US

In this Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 photo, salsa musician Manuel Gonzalez, poses for a photograph in Miami.


topix.net | 22-Sep-2014 20:37

Multi-GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY Award winning Marc Anthony at Allstate Arena

Two-time GRAMMY Award winning and four-time Latin GRAMMY Award winning singer/songwriter Marc Anthony brings his "Cambio de Piel" tour to Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL, on Saturday, September 20th, 2014, at 8:00pm. The tour takes its name from the second single from Marc Anthony 3.0 " Cambio de Piel " .


topix.net | 19-Sep-2014 07:29

Festival Latino will bring the beat downtown Saturday

The 19th annual Festival Latino of the Berkshires will take place Saturday, Sept. 20, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the First Congregational Church Park on Main Street, rain or shine.


topix.net | 17-Sep-2014 23:10

Celebrity birthdays: Marc Anthony turns 46

Happy birthday Marc Anthony ! As the Latino singer turns 46, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Marc, and you... This is what Marc Anthony, who is a Virgo , can be expecting today: Think back to some event in your past where things looked as if they could be going wrong; but which actually turned out to be OK. Your fear was false; yet remember how unnecessarily worried you were.


topix.net | 16-Sep-2014 09:30

Johnny Pacheco shares fond Fania memories

When Dominican bandleader Johnny Pacheco teamed with Italian-American lawyer Jerry Masucci to form Fania Records in the mid-1960s, little did he know the hard-driving salsa sound - and the legacy of the all-star band - he helped create would still be going strong 50 years later. With Fania set to be honored this summer at events around the city, Pacheco spoke to Viva about the history of this extraordinary band and seeing his dream come full circle.


topix.net | 13-Sep-2014 15:24

Britney Interview Round Up

Full extra interview! Brit says that she wants to collab with Iggy and Katy, and also talks about her boys and her next music project A special interview for all the Latinos out there! Britney says she can dance salsa and that she would pick Marc Anthony and JLo out of the latino artists to collaborate with! Finally check out the full ET interview where Brit discusses her break up and the tabloids and also states that her next project will be really "special and big"!


topix.net | 11-Sep-2014 13:50

George LaMond 25th Anniversary Concert

LIGHTNING RELEASES: NEW YORK Bronx native and legendary dance/pop and salsa singer, George LaMond , celebrates his 25th musical anniversary on October 24, 2014, at Resorts World Casino NYC, with a two-hour concert event. Backed by a 12-piece band, LaMond will share the experience of his musical journey from the Billboard Hot 100 chart mega-hit, "Bad of the Heart," to his #1 salsa smash, "Que Te Vas," and recent chart topping radio hit, "Don't Stop Believing," along with selections from his six plus album releases.


topix.net | 11-Sep-2014 09:40

How to Make Aguachile: The Chili-Spiked Mexican Ceviche

The ingredients you need for classic aguachile in the Sinaloa style: serrano or jalapeno chiles, red onion, lime juice, toastadas, water, avocado, cucumber, salt and pepper, and raw shrimp. [Photographs: Vicky Wasik unless otherwise noted] What is aguachile ? Before I answer that, we need some music.


topix.net | 11-Sep-2014 05:27

Ten Best Salsa Acts in the World, According to Melina Almodovar

Salsa is the sultry, hot, and heavy beat of life on the dance floor. It is the joy and the pain, the intimacy and lust, the freedom of spontaneous invention, and the emotional turmoil of love, loss, and all that's great in being human.


topix.net | 01-Sep-2014 22:39

Shop Kohl's Labor Day weekend sale through Saturday, August 30

Shop Kohl's Labor Day weekend sale through Saturday, August 30, for some of the best deals of the season on NFL player tops for men, LC Lauren Conrad and ELLE collection apparel for misses and jeans for the whole family.


topix.net | 29-Aug-2014 12:58

Exclusive: Marc Anthony and Other Salsa Legends Share Memories of Legendary Label Fania Records

In this oral history, salsa legends share their memories -- good and bad -- of the most important tropical music label of all time During the early 1960s, Johnny Pacheco was riding high on Cuban-based Latin music.


topix.net | 28-Aug-2014 22:17

8/30: 3 reasons to see Marc Anthony at Jobing.com Arena

That made him a star, but his versatility gave him longevity, as he later moved to both mainstream and Latin pop.


topix.net | 27-Aug-2014 22:05

Daily film recommendation: 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame'

In any another year, RKO Studio's epic adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel " The Hunchback of Notre Dame " would have been more memorable.


topix.net | 27-Aug-2014 06:50

Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey Presents Victor Manuelle

Saturday, October 11th 2014 8PM Tickets available at: www.ticketmaster.com or www.bergenpac.org or Box Office 227 1030 Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents Victor Manuelle, Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 8PM.


topix.net | 23-Aug-2014 01:09

Salsa star Domingo Quinones headlines Festival de la Isla

Domingo QuiA ones used to stand in front of a mirror, singing and using a hairbrush as a microphone.


topix.net | 22-Aug-2014 11:49

Miami museum promotes exhibit with salsa contest

Miami's history museum is partnering with area dance schools to promote its latest exhibition, American Sabor: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music.


topix.net | 20-Aug-2014 09:48

Geovanie Guzman, Jerry Rivera, and Jessica Cruz

According to Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney, around 7:20 p.m. Tuesday, the Springfield Narcotics Division and Street Crime Unit set up surveillance on 10 Chestnut Street after getting reports of drug activity in the area.


topix.net | 14-Aug-2014 06:28

NJPAC Sounds of the City showcases Latin Jazz Legend Eddie Palmieri

This year NJPAC brought a phenomenal performer to the "Sounds of the City" weekly series.


topix.net | 14-Aug-2014 00:19

Justin Bieber to take anger-management course as part of Miami careless-driving plea deal

Lourdes Castroverde swam for Delta Swim Team and the USA Masters after moving from Cuba in 1955.


topix.net | 13-Aug-2014 04:31

Festival de la Isla set for Aug. 23

Celebrating its 13th year, Festival de la Isla will be Aug. 23 under the towering shade trees in Pena Adobe Park, just off Interstate 80, in Vacaville.


topix.net | 12-Aug-2014 05:18

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