Ajijic Festival Internacional de Cine runs November 19-24. For information
on the Ajijic Festival, check the website at: http://ajijicfest.org
or write to email@example.com. Filmfest Inner Circle members are invited
to the Encore Inner Circle Party on October 5th at the beautiful home
of Averial and Richard on Rio Amazones No. 44 in Rancho del Oro. For
more information, contact Jim Lloyd at 766-3070 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Inner Circle donors receive free tickets to Opening and Closing Parties,
film admission tickets, discounts on Film Passes, a Festival poster
and special seating at the Opening Film and Awards Ceremony.
The kickoff for this year's Ajijic Filmfest
is "75 Years of Movie Music in Concert," presented at the
Auditorio November 15 and 16. Tickets, at 60 pesos, go on sale one week
before the show at the Auditorio. Barbara Clippinger-Keener directs
and choreographs performers, among whom are: Gordon Weaver, Jim Lloyd,
Robin Lawranson, Joyce Vath, Douglas Livingston, Tod Jonson, Ektor Carranza,
Ann Clegg, Mike Niederman, Ray Himmelman, Howard Dreicer, Mack Morrison,
Barbara Hawkins, Pat Carrol, Carmen Carranza, Ron Richter and Sandy
Vandermeer, who also produces the show.
In conjunction with Avant Gourd Gallery
of Ajijic, Festival del Cine hosts an exhibition of artisans not often
seen at public events. Famous national craftsmen will be exhibiting
their work at the "Maestros del Arte" exhibition, November
22, 23 and 24 at the Hotel Real de Chapala, 10 am to 4 pm. Admission
is only 20 pesos. For information on the "Maestros del Arte"
event call Marianne Carlson at 766-4133 or email email@example.com.
at St. Andrew's Church, the Opera Buffs presented Joel Juan Qui, concert
pianist and featured soloist with the Jalisco Philharmonic. This is
a performer who plays with unusual virtuosity and power. For information
about the Opera Buffs, please call Bonnie Kleffel at 766-1552.