Arts

  • Q&A: “LOVE NEVER DIES”

    We hear from Yesy Garcia, who is part of the sequel to “The Phantom of the Opera” Production Arturo Hilario El Observador Yesy Garcia is part of the cast of the upcoming US Broadway touring production of “Love Never Dies”, the sequel to the iconic “The Phantom of the...
  • IMPACT: A Look at CINEQUEST VR & More

    Co-Founder Halfdan Hussey breaks down the VR opportunities at Cinequest Film Festival this year and why the festival has impact Arturo Hilario El Observador Halfdan Hussey is the Director, CEO & Co-Founder of Cinequest Film Festival, which is going on until March 11th. This year brings more than 250...
  • FILM THRILLS

    Michael Rabehl, Cinequest’s Director of Programming & Associate Director talks about the expansion of the “Thrills” portion of Cinequest Film Festival Arturo Hilario El Observador This year’s Cinequest Film Festival has expanded its lineup of genre films, which include horror, sci-fi and thrillers. Now with a competition representing these...
  • A Discussion of Documentary Film “Adios Amor: The Search for Maria Moreno”

    Jose Posadas Special to El Observador The annual Cinequest Film & Virtual Reality Festival returns to San Jose and Redwood City, February 27 – March 11, with a lineup of Latino Cinema featuring U.S. and foreign films dealing with issues ranging from immigration, gambling addiction, vengeance, self-identity and California’s...
  • A Look at “The King and I”

    Arturo Hilario El Observador   Recently we had the chance to talk to a performer in the Broadway production of “The King and I”, which is going to be presented at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts from Tuesday February 20th to Sunday February 25th. It is...
  • Immersive Mural Transforms Enormous Covered Entryway at Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose

    Bold Mural Project Inspires Community-Building and Celebrates Creativity San Jose, CA –Acclaimed multi-media artist Jaque Fragua of Jemez Pueblo, New Mexico is transforming the museum’s massive stucco covered-entry into a pallet of brightly colored imagery and bold symbols inspired from community input. The artist created the iconographic motifs based...
  • Q&A with JACOB HEIMER: Working on Beautiful – The Carole King Musical

    Arturo Hilario El Observador Jacob Heimer is an actor and performer whose most recently been working on the tour of the upcoming Broadway San Jose production of Beautiful—The Carole King Musical. With previous work in musicals such as Soul Doctor, a nd t elevision s hows l ike Chuck...
  • Las Princesas de Disney crearán su propio “final feliz” cuando DISNEY ON ICE presents DREAM BIG

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Creer es solo el principio, cuando los soñadores del Área de la Bahía sean testigos de las motivadoras historias de las protagonistas más audaces de Disney, que serán contadas a través del patinaje artístico y acrobacias en Disney On Ice presents Dream Big. El público...
  • Día de Arte

    Art is an important aspect of the holiday of remembrance, which is celebrated between October 31st and November 2nd Arturo Hilario El Observador The art of Día de los Muertos, much like the holiday itself, is as much about life as it is about the remembrance of those no...