Soprano Vanessa Amaro will appear on two nights, April 27 & May 2 at 8:00. Born in Mexico City, she has a Degree in Music from the National Conservatory of Music and studied opera at the International Society of Values of Mexican Artists. Vanessa has won several awards, including Best Performance at the Carlo Morelli National Singing Contest in Mexico City. She was also a finalist in the Trujillo International Singing Contest in Peru, where she sang with the Peru Trujillo Symphony Orchestra. She has appeared in several of the main concert halls in Mexico, including the National Museum of Art. Jean-Guy Comeau will accompany on piano.
Ballet Folklórico Tradiciones is a group of young dancers who offer an exciting and dynamic show, featuring traditional dances from various Mexican states. They will perform Polkas and Picaros from the state of Chihuahua, Son Jarocho from Veracruz, and the difficult Zapateados from Guerrero. They will also perform the traditional ‘Dance of the Machetes’ from Nayarit, and as the Charros and beautiful women of Jalisco. The group was founded in 2016 by Director and Choreographer Alexis Guadalupe Jimon Garcia, under the direction of teacher Lucia Anaid Aldrete Lara, both having more than 15 years of experience in Mexican regional dance. They have been invited to attend the 10th Annual Shanghai Baoshan International Folk Art Festival in Japan, and will soon tour through the state of Puebla. Two nights only April 29 & 30 at 8:00.
Dwight Blake is an accomplished pianist/singer/composer who is passionate about music and loves entertaining. For two nights only, he’ll perform Name That Song! where he will play piano and sing audience favorites by request from artists like Stevie Wonder, Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, Michael Bublé, and many more. Dwight is quite a gifted artist with a wide range vocally and is well-known for bringing heartfelt passion to his music. Dwight Blake will play May 6 & 13 at 8:00.
Alberto Cuevas ‘El Diamante’ stars in ‘One Night in Mexico’ accompanied by Salvatore ‘The Mexican Liberace’ on piano. Next show April 28 at 8:00. Incanto’s new Open Mic Nights are Tuesdays & Thursdays starting at 8:00 with hosts Chris Kenny and Tracy Parks. Singer/guitarist Audi Rodriguez plays on Sundays starting at 7:00. Jazz/Blues Quartet, Moelle, plays on Sundays at 8:00. Pianist Jay-Gee will play his final show for the season on Thursday, April 27 at 5:00, and singer/guitarist Gabriel Reyes plays on select nights at 5:00. Saturday BINGO with Pearl fundraisers continue at 5:00. And for the following two Saturdays they will be extended into the evening with a Broadway Show Tune sing-along to follow.
Tickets and more information are available online at Incanto’s website www.IncantoVallarta.com. Breakfast is served 9:00 – 2:00 Tuesday thru Sunday. Evening meal service begins at 4:00 daily. Happy Hour is 2:00 – 6:00. Incanto is located at Insurgentes 109 (at the Rio Cuale). Box Office opens at 10:00 a.m. Phone them at 322 223 9756 for reservations. Closed Mondays.