Day of the dead Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. 8 bizarre festivals from around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Rediff.com

    The name may give you the impression that it's a day of mourning. But it is a joyous time of celebration and also marks Mexico's most important holiday, meaning they invest all of their time and money to make it as memorable as it can get.

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  2. Every day is Day of the Dead at Secret Sugar Skull ShackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    After Jamal Bara started turning out folk art inspired by Mexico's Day of the Dead celebration, her mother had a question for her. She also has a curious connection with the subject matter: For 16 years, Bara worked as a crime scene investigator for the Wichita Police Department.

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  3. Exhibit Features Cigar Box GuitarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | KRGV

    HARLINGEN When money was hard to come by, there was still a need to make music. One man highlighted the cigar box guitar in an art exhibit in Harlingen.

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  4. Obon Festival at Buddhist Temple of the Monterey PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | Monterey County Weekly

    The annual Monterey Peninsula Obon Festival returns to the lovely Buddhist Temple of the Monterey Peninsula in Seaside for the 70th time, bringing with it the attendant riches of Japanese culture. The Obon Festival, a Buddhist tradition since 657A.D., commemorates ancestors, kind of like Dia de los Muertos, but that's just the scaffolding by which organizers bring us food including sushi, teriyaki, udon, gyoza and kuri manju; taiko drumming performances, martial arts demonstrations, folk and classical dances, bon odori and Japanese gift items.

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  5. Things to do in Birmingham, July 10-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Plan your schedule for Sloss Fest 2016. Forty acts are set to play on four stages at Birmingham's newest, largest - and arguably hottest - music festival, Saturday and next Sunday at Sloss Furnaces.

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  6. Families will love dazzling and fun AniMotion exhibition at... 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | This is Hull

    ... a winged creature that flaps and squawks as it flies around Space Cadets have created a huge inflatable 'Day of the Dead' skull which is decorated with ever-changing animated projections Using stop motion animation and projection mapping, Michele ...

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  7. The Artist's EyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Tucson Weekly

    ... vanished. William Wiggins, a 15-year full-timer at Lewis, relishes painting icons of his native Southwest: Day of the Dead skeletons, a black bird poised against a desert sky. He also makes Mexican-influenced block prints, with his skeletal "Mr. ...

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  8. Eclectic meets modern in Brady Street's Dragonfly Vintage GoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    The exterior of the towering historic house-turned-store on Brady Street is a preview of what's inside. With paint delicately chipping away at the corners and some of the edges starting to look rounded, the building wears its past proudly.

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  9. Five awesome Paso Robles wine labelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... with a skeletal female figure wearing a wine-colored hat against a bright blue background, inspired by Day of the Dead sugar skulls. Now that label adorns the Sofa King Bueno ($22), a jammy syrah-based blend. The wine names are appealing too. Who ...

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  10. EAS Expands Liquid Soul Brand to Reach Sophisticated Vapor ConsumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | PR Newswire

    ... vibrant colors after being picked. The flower's seeds are mixed with chocolate and honey, and used in the Day of the Dead celebrations in Announcing the launch of Amaranth Vapor from Liquid Soul Vapor! Discover flavors that never fade, with four ...

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  11. Dia de los Muertos festival will have increased art in 2016Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Downey Patriot

    The fourth annual Downey Dia de Los Muertos Art Festival is expanding their "Urban Art Alley" to include new works by Southern California artist Martin Sanchez, well known for his oversized, whimsical sculptures made of found, used and repurposed materials, and an exhibit of five catrinas , the familiar icons of the Mexican Dia de Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead skeletons - usually women - dressed in finery, and always wearing a fancy hat. Designed by Ricardo Soltero , the five larger than life sized catrinas are brightly colored, with whimsical patterns and outlandish facial expressions.

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  12. Core Creative Productions Premieres DRONES at Planet Connections FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    This production is the world premiere of the play. Adapted from an incident in The Iliad, the play imagines an alternative reality where the war between Greece and Troy never ended; the modern technology of warfare blends into the mythic landscape of Homer's poem.

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  13. Book signing: Andrea Valdez at Hotel EmmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Andrea Valdez is an author and editor of Texas Monthly online. While working at Texas Monthly she wrote more than forty columns in a series titled "The Manual" about activities every Texan should know how to do.

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  14. Rob Zombie: 'The Life And Times Of A Teenage Rock God'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | National Public Radio

    This video is a mix of horror, heavy metal and a dose of Pee Wee Herman humor. "The Life And Times Of A Teenage Rock God" is over-the-top - in the best of ways - bookended by the devil himself.

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  15. Hollywood Fringe Festival offers hundreds of diverse performances, June 9-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Katelyn Schiller stars in Carla Neuss' comedy, “How To Be A Virgin .” Courtesy of Hollywood Fringe Festival Ask any of the artists participating in the 7th annual Hollywood Fringe Festival , and they'll tell you that the event isn't about fame or fortune. “We have an impulse to share our story, and it's an amazing opportunity to be in a community of 300 other productions filled with people who have that same impulse,” says Sarah Figoten Wilson, the Culver City-based director and producer of “ Odilia ,” a Day of the Dead-inspired, dark comedy opening at the Theatre of Note at 8 p.m. Friday.

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  16. Singer, Activist Lila Downs Talks Life, Death, Music And ChocolateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | CTNow.com

    ... feminine in Latin America), as is the tradition in Mexico to compose some verses challenging her during the Day of the Dead festivities. Let's say I took celebratory approach, which may be a certain form of denial. Q: Early on in the process, what ...

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  17. Where Racked Editors Shopped This Week, From Old Navy to the Selena Gomez Tour Merch TentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Racked

    Last weekend, my friend Maura and I indulged our inner tweens by purchasing last-minute tickets to see Selena Gomez 's Revival tour at Barclays Center. The show was on Wednesday night - and while both the costumes and set list were impressive, I was even more wowed by the sheer variety of tour merch on offer.

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  18. Bella GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... and nature travel. Some trips are pegged to colorful local celebrations, like the Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) and All Saints' Day Kite Festival on Nov. 1, when locals converge on cemeteries around the country to party with their ancestors ...

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  19. Where Racked Editors Shopped This Week, From Old Navy to the Selena Gomez Tour Merch TentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Racked

    Last weekend, my friend Maura and I indulged our inner tweens by purchasing last-minute tickets to see Selena Gomez 's Revival tour at Barclays Center. The show was on Wednesday night - and while both the costumes and set list were impressive, I was even more wowed by the sheer variety of tour merch on offer.

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  20. KRQE News 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... (PMI) is pleased to announce the second annual International ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, was celebrated over the weekend. Photos: Dia de los Muertos y Marigold Festival ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Step inside Lavu's ...

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