Reviews September 2013

Fiesta Mexicana XI: Llegaron Los Camperos
Ford Amphitheatre
SAT Sept 28 @ 7:00PM

Star Entertainment once again hosts an evening of traditional Mexican music and dance for Fiesta Mexicana XI, honoring the country’s rich cultural heritage. This annual concert features mariachi, norteño and jarocho music accompanied by its respective interpretation of folkloric dance styles from Veracruz, Jalisco and Chihuahua. This year’s lineup includes Grammy® award-winning Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano; Latin Grammy®-nominated artist Trio Ellas; Los Hermanos Herrera; Ballet Folklórico de Los Angeles; Plaza de la Raza’s Mariachi Youth Ensemble, winner of the 2012 Battle of the Mariachis; and singers Cindy Luna and Shelda Shelkpour.


Lila Downs
plus special guest Carla Morrison
Greek Theatre
Sunday, Sep 22, 2013 at 7:30 PM

Ganadora de un Latin GRAMMY 2012 por “Mejor Album Folklórico” y un GRAMMY 2013 por “Mejor Álbum Regional Mexicano”.

La enigmática cantante Lila Downs está de gira en los Estados Unidos, y culminará sus presentaciones en el Teatro Griego de Los Ángeles, con Carla Morrison como su invitada especial.

No te puedes perder este show que ofrece a dos de las mejores voces de México en estos momentos.

The Wizard of Oz
Hollywood Pantages
September 17 – October 6, 2013

This new production contains all the beloved songs from the Oscar®-winning movie score, all the favorite characters and iconic moments, plus a few surprises along the way, including new songs by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Click your heels together and join Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion, Dorothy and her little dog Toto, as they journey through the magical land of Oz to meet the Wizard and obtain their hearts’ desires. Watch out for the Wicked Witch of the West and her winged monkeys as you rediscover the real story of Oz in this fantastic musical treat for all the family.