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World-Class Violinist Diego Mondragon offers two shows only

World-Class Violinist Diego Mondragon presents Diego Mondragon & Friends for two  concerts only. Featuring local virtuosos Zoe Wood, Emmanuel de la Rosa, and Kristian Pangeli, they will play a mix of fiery Flamenco, Latin, and Gypsy Jazz, full of passion, soul and high energy! Diego is well-known to Vallarta audiences, having played previously in numerous venues here, including Incanto. He is a master showman, and audiences return time and time again to see him perform. Partnering with these talented local musicians will make it even better! Jan. 2 & 7 at 7pm.

Coming in January are shows featuring the music of Adele and Queen with all-live vocals. Singer Angela Seeger performs many Adele favorites for one night only, Jan. 9 at 9:30pm. A backup singer for the iconic band Heart, she’s got amazing vocals and her rendition of the mega star’s hits are spot-on. For one night only, Jan. 24 at 9:30pm, Johnny Zatylny plays Freddie Mercury in his one-man show featuring the hits of Queen. His voice has a similar range as Freddie Mercury’s, and his vocal technique exhibits the excellent rhythm, smooth phrasing and stamina the late star is famous for. Also starting in January, New Zealander and Folk/Americana singer-songwriter Jackie Bristow returns to Incanto Jan. 18 – Feb. 1. And the UK’s, Zoë Lewis, “A band in a body”, who plays everything from the guitar and piano, to the spoons and a washboard appears Jan. 11 – 28. Visit Incanto’s website for more information.

Thirsty Burlington (aka: Scott Townsend) is an internationally known entertainer, and the star of the recently released award-winning biopic independent film ‘Thirsty’. He performs all live vocals and is known primarily for his spot-on impersonation of entertainment icon, Cher.

“You do me better than I do me” – Cher

Raised in Cambridge, MA, Scott began performing as a teen, creating his now famous onstage persona, Thirsty Burlington. In a career spanning more than twenty-five years, Thirsty is regarded as one of the finest celebrity impersonators in the business, and is a favorite in Provincetown. From his signature Cher to Judy Garland and Michael Jackson, he embodies his featured stars with incredible precision. Performances of ‘Cher’ begin Jan. 10 – 27 at 9:30pm.

Hit stage comedy Buyer & Cellar is now playing through Dec. 28. Starring César Bravo and directed by Alain Perreault, it’s an outrageous comedy about an underemployed actor who goes to work in Barbra Streisand’s Malibu, Calif., basement. “Hilarious! Beyond brilliant. This show will go down like butta!” — Entertainment Weekly.

Classic comedy ‘Greater Tuna’, starring Ron Spencer and Tracy Parks is now playing through March. With over twenty characters played by just two actors, with forty-two costume changes, it’s a wild, fun ride to smalltown Tuna, TX, chock-full of eccentric characters and hilarious comedy. Directed by Karen Baker.

Jean-Guy Comeau plays piano on Mondays and Thursdays 5-7pm. Joby Hernandez sings and plays guitar on Mon. at 7:30pm and Wed. at 5pm. Stolie plays ‘Acoustic Tuesdays’ for Happy Hour at 5pm. Latcho and Andrea: The Blond Gypsies play select Tuesdays at 7pm in the cabaret theater. Tongo plays Latin/Cuban rhythms on his handmade instruments on Tuesdays at 7:30pm. The Red Suitcases band plays on Sundays and Wednesdays at 7:30pm. Open Mic is on Thursdays at 7:30pm co-hosted by Tracy Parks and Beverly Fairfax with Luis Villanueva. ‘The Joanie Show’ starring Joan Houston with Bob Bruneau plays on Fridays at 5pm. Hannah Brady sings jazz/blues Fridays 7-9pm accompanied by Adel on piano. Bingo With Pearl is held on Saturdays at 4pm. Media Luna band plays Saturdays at 7:30pm. Pearl’s Gurlz Drag Revue plays on select Saturdays at 9:30pm. Next show Dec. 30. Pianist Dennis Crow plays standards and showtunes on Sundays at 5pm and 10pm, Wednesdays at 10pm, and select Fridays at 7:30 with vocalist Luis Villanueva. Salsa dancing/lessons with instructor Francisco Ledezma is on Sundays at 8pm on the upper terrace.

Join the New Year’s Eve Celebration – Dinner & Show at Incanto.

Starting at 5pm during Happy Hour on Sunday, Dec. 31, pianist Dennis Crow plays standards and showtunes. There will be two dinner seatings (7:30pm & 8:15pm) with entertainment by The Red Suitcases band. Vallarta showman Dwight Blake will perform at 10pm in the main theater, featuring 70s & 80s Disco, followed by an after party and celebratory toast at midnight. Come ready to dance! Prepaid reservations are requested. Visit Buy Tickets Now on Incanto’s website.

Tickets are available at www.IncantoVallarta.com with no online fees. Box Office hours are 9am to 11:30pm daily. Casual dining is always available with Salvatore playing piano mornings starting at 10am. Happy Hour 2-6pm daily. Contact General Manager Gilberto Figueroa for group and special event bookings at gilberto.incanto@gmail.com. Incanto is located at Insurgentes 109 (at the Rio Cuale). Call 322 223 9756 for reservations.

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