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This Week - and Beyond! - at Act II Entertainment
Daniel R. Mininni
If you haven't been to STAGES recently, you don't know what you've been missing! Act II Entertainment's STAGES is the biggest entertainment venue in the Banderas Bay area, offering Wednesday night Karaoke and a full line-up of amazing shows in The Red Room Cabaret and The Main Stage.
Act II's 'Spotlight On Vallarta' Shows Are Huge Hits!
This summer's 'Spotlight On Vallarta' series has turned out to be one of the most well-received projects that Act II Entertainment has ever done! It has allowed Act II to showcase some of the incredible talents of people living right here in Puerto Vallarta.
Act II Gives PV a Sneak Peek at Upcoming Winter Show
Banderas News Team
On July 22, Act II Entertainment welcomed the musical duo, Us Two, to The Red Room Stage for a preview of their upcoming Winter show. If you missed the debut of 'New Voices, Old Beats,' you have two more chances to see it this Summer - on Saturdays, July 29 and August 12.
Vallarta Ceviche & Aguachile Festival Returns July 29
Puerto Vallarta restaurants are busy preparing to serve the hundreds of people expected to attend the fourth edition of the Festival del Ceviche y Aguachile, scheduled to be held from 12:00 noon to 7:00 pm at Lazaro Cardenas Park on Saturday, July 29, 2017.
Act II's Main Stage Announces Exciting 5th Season Shows
For weeks, we've been telling you that Act II Stages has been gearing up for the best season of entertainment that Puerto Vallarta has ever seen. Now they have announced the exciting line-up of shows coming to The Main Stage for their upcoming 5th season, which begins October 31.
Act II Strikes Gold with Spotlight on Vallarta Series
There are just two words that must be said to Act II Entertainment's Managing Partner Danny Mininni and Musical Director Alfonso Lopez: 'Mission accomplished!' The Mission? Scouring Vallarta for the very best local talent and giving them a stage. The result? A hit series of shows.
This Month at Act II: New Shows, Returning Favorites
The Summer is flying by and shows no sign of slowing down at Act II Stages, where you can hear some of the best voices in Puerto Vallarta, get a sneak-peek at two upcoming Red Room cabaret shows, and audition for the Winter season's shows, like 'Rocky Horror' and 'Xanadu: The Musical.'
Cheryl's Shoebox 2nd Annual Summer Bash, August 6
To raise funds for school shoes and supplies for local primary and secondary students and after-school programs in Colonias Progresso, Lomas de Enmedio and El Satrillo, Cheryl's Shoebox is hosting their 2nd Annual Summer Bash on August 6th at Babel Bar on La Isla Rio Cuale.
Act II Announces Next Big Musical Production: 'Xanadu'
Act II continues to Rock the Summer with the premier of several brand-new shows, the return of Bob's Karaoke Party, and the new 'Spotlight on Vallarta' series. In addition to all this, they're holding auditions for the Winter season's shows, like the hit Broadway musical 'Xanadu.'
Emperatriz Valles Debuts 'Libre' in The Red Room
The 2017 winner of 'The Voice of Vallarta,' Emperatriz Valles, will be debuting her first cabaret show, 'Libre,' in The Red Room on July 6 at 7:30 pm. Emperatriz will be performing alongside her famous husband, Alejandro Alcalá, who will accompany her on the acoustic guitar.
ACT II Offers Summer Fun, Plans Winter Entertainment
There's always something fun happening at Act II STAGES. This Summer brings Bob's Karaoke Party back to Wednesday nights; 'Spotlight on Vallarta,' an all-new series of shows featuring the talented people that live here full-time; and preparations for the Winter entertainment season.
July Events Heat Up the Summer in The Riviera Nayarit
Summer is heating up in the Riviera Nayarit, and Mexico's Pacific Treasure has a variety of smoking hot events planned for July. Sports dominate the calendar, but there is plenty going on in the music, nature and beauty pageant arenas that are sure to spark your interest.
Act II Entertainment Rocks Summer, Prepares for Winter
Act II has done it again and shows no sign of slowing down. Danny Mininni and team kicked off the Summer season with a brand-new series, 'Spotlight on Vallarta,' which highlights the incredible talent of people that live here - and they are already gearing up for the Winter season!
1st Annual Mango Festival to Benefit Jay Sadler Project
Join the Jay Sadler Project as they raise money for the Vista Hermosa playground with the juiciest event: the 1st Puerto Vallarta Mango Festival! Set to be held July 1 at Lazaro Cardenas Park, the festival will feature various dishes made with the 'King of Tropical Fruit' and live entertainment.
2017 Corona Sunsets Festival Coming to San Pancho
After a 17 country world tour, Corona Sunsets is coming back to Mexico for its 5th edition. This spectacular music festival will be held on July 22 on San Pancho beach, an hour's drive north from Puerto Vallarta. According to Casa Cupula, it will be well attended by Vallarta's LGBT community.
'The Gabest Show on Earth' Returns to Act II June 29
Daniel R. Mininni
Act II's first Spotlight On Vallarta performances, 'The Gabest Show On Earth,' opened June 15 to a sold-out house. Gabe Arcineaga, the talented singer who entertained us last season while performing in Encore Lounge, lived up to his promise of delivering an incredible show.
The Jazz Foundation Celebrates Two Years in Vallarta
From June 9-11, 2017 The Jazz Foundation will be celebrating 24 months of bringing live music and culture to Puerto Vallarta with a tribute to Mexican Jazz musician, drummer and producer - the king of the versatile style - Ferdinand Toussaint, and everyone is invited!
4th of July Barbecue on the Beach at Langostinos
If you find yourself in Puerto Vallarta on the USA's Independence Day, head over to Langostinos on Playa Los Muertos for a red hot BBQ on the beach that includes all your favorite 4th of July foods, fun and live music by one of PV's hottest bands, Sylvie and The Zippers.
Act II's New Summer Series 'Spotlight on Vallarta'
Act II, in its effort to provide top-quality, year-round entertainment to the community, has created a brand-new summer series, 'Spotlight on Vallarta!' This series, which highlight the incredible talent of people that live full-time in Puerto Vallarta, kicks off on June 15 in The Red Room.
Vallarta Institute of Musical Arts Summer Concerts
IAM PV recently announced the first two performances of its summer concert series. First, the Salty Paw Jazz Orchestra will be returning to The Jazz Foundation on Sunday, June 4; followed by an evening with the Puerto Vallarta Chamber Orchestra at Los Mangos Library on Friday, June 9.
RHA Electronic Music Festival Comes to Riviera Nayarit
More than 15 DJs from around the world will spin their house music at the La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Marina during the first-ever RHA Festival, June 30-July 1. The Festival was organized by DJs from Mexico and the US who saw the Riviera Nayarit as the ideal place to unveil this new project.
Vegas-Style Pool Parties Coming to Vallarta This Summer
La Coleccion Resorts introduces 'Hot Summer Extravaganza,' two months of themed pool parties that feature a lineup of six Mexican artists including DJs and fashion designers. They're set to take place in July and August at its all-inclusive Grand Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta.
'Todos Juntos - Together' PVGMC Gay Pride Concerts
Join the Puerto Vallarta Gay Men's Chorus at 8:00 pm on Thursday, May 25th and on Saturday, May 27 for their fourth Gay Pride concert at Act II STAGES. These performances are part of Vallarta Pride, an annual event that celebrates the city's diverse and vibrant LGBTQI community.
A Full Week of Vallarta Pride Entertainment at Act II
Banderas News Team
The fun never stops at the biggest entertainment venue in the Banderas Bay area! Especially during the 2017 Vallarta Pride celebrations, when Act II STAGES has planned a special line-up of shows to entertain the vibrant LGBT community that live in and visit Puerto Vallarta.
Vallarta Pride 2017 Schedule of Events Announced
The fifth edition of Vallarta Pride, Puerto Vallarta's annual gay pride festival, is set to take place from May 21 to 28, 2017, and its Organizing Committee is proud to announce all of the events that will honor the vibrant LGBT community that live and visit our tourist destination.
Mariachi Institute Returns to Chacala, Nayarit in June
Chacala Cultural Foundation
The 2017 Chacala Mariachi Institute is set to take place June 11-17 in Chacala, Nayarit. Directed by Jeff Nevin, Ph.D, this intensive 6-day course provides both the hands-on experience performing mariachi music and the training and materials necessary to become successful educators.