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In case you are planning a time for a artistic group in Cuenca, this column is for you. Revealed each Monday, "What Happens Under the Dome" highlights exhibitions, live shows, workshops and other sudden inventive events next week.

This week
Carnaval is here!
Monday March 4th

Positive Watercolor by artist Kelly Harding

Basic Demand Exhibition expanded on March eighth. Come see the work that everyone is speaking about!

The exhibition continues on February 28th. Gallery hours: Monday to Friday 10–Three pm

idiomart is situated at Presidente Córdova 1-77, Manuel Vega and Miguel Angel Estrella, el Centro

Tuesday March 5
Cuenca March: World Writing

13.00 Please arrive 30-45 minutes prematurely should you plan to order lunch.

The subsequent WOW meeting can be held at Cafe de Ñucallacta.

This can be a nice begin this month. Regardless of whether it is the starting of a novel, a brief story, a information article, a e-book chapter or a collection, Great Beginnings pulls within the reader. Give examples of fantastic start, dangerous begin and begin, and we have now

Please ship reservations to on Monday midnight so we may give the restaurant a evaluation.

Mardi Gras Style Ball at Santa Canela [19659017] Mardi Fuel Costume Ball at Santa Canela Fat on Tuesday

The first Mardi Gras style ball at Fat Tuesday is held at the Santa Canela Hostal Bar Grill Lounge.

Award for Greatest Mardi Gras Clothes. They serve shrimps Po-boy sandwiches, shrimp and sausage Gumbo, Jambalaya and so on.

Order prematurely with reservations.

Good hours 4-6. special gives on Margaritas, Frozen Daiquiris, Hurricanes and Jelly photographs.

Music starts at 17:00. Beads hit the balcony four-5.

Let good occasions be rolls with beads, food, drinks, dancing and fun.

Access is just $ 5. Make your reservation now by way of e-mail: or by telephone: 099 726 9237.

Santa Canela Hostal Bar Grill Lounge is situated in Calle Larga Three-82 and Vargas Machuca.

Museo de los Metales was prolonged until April

Quito artist Eduardo Villacis's "Smoking Mirror" exhibition The Museo de los Metales is a tremendous exhibition. The exhibition consists of painting, paintings, video and sculpture with an incredible dose of humor. It graphically describes how the winners write history


Museo de los Metales is situated in Av. Solano 11-83.

Wednesday March sixth
Cuenca Newcomers and Previous Timers Lunch in the Fort

Midday – 14 pm

Whether you're model new to Cuenca otherwise you've been right here for years, this can be a nice opportunity to satisfy new individuals and listen to info corporations, providers, voluntary actions and upcoming occasions.

In case you have mobility problems, please notice that there are stairs at the venue.

Each lunch options are solely $ 6.50 and include a large glass of selfmade limitude glass. Choose:

1. Vegetable Bar Do-it-yourself French Onion Soup and Giant Home Salads

2. Pulled Pork BBQ Sandwich Melted Cheese and Coleslaw Served with Salad or Roast Potato

This occasion additionally launches the sale of Azuay Community Theater Sylvia's manufacturing.

The Citadel is situated on the Tomebamba River, two entrances to three de Noviembre (200 meters down the Broken Bridge) and Bajada de Todos los Santos, (500 meters downhill to Todos Santos Church). Parking is on the market at Calle Largo, simply above the fort.

About Sylvia

New Production of the Azuay Community Theater, ”Sylvia, directed by Tony

ACT Introduces Sylvia

Harding has completed. The play is a memorable, staged comedy about an awesome, lovable dog that modifications the lifetime of a center-aged couple. It’s intelligent, playful, refined and infrequently a terrific comedy about relationships, nature and growing older.

Show Dates: Friday, March 29, 19:00, Saturday, March 30, 16, Sunday, March 31, 4 pm, April 6, 16, and Sunday April 7 at 4 pm

Tickets $ 15. Cash or PayPal

Gross sales Starts March 12 at:

Citadel: Tuesdays, 5: 30-19: 00 (Trivia Night time)

A.C.T. Theater: on Wednesdays 2 – 15

Dawn Café: Thursdays, 10 am – midday

IdiomArt: daily, Monday to Friday 10 – 15

Questions or questions relating to ticket gross sales, contact Marily at rmappel65 @ gmail .com or 099 138 9130.

Salsa Classes in Santa Canela every Wednesday

Do you need to study Latin dances?

Each Wednesday at 6-7.30

] Salsa, Merengue, Tango. $ 7 per individual

Santa Canela Hostal Bar Grill and Lounge is situated on Calle Larga 3-82 Y Vargas Machuca, cross Todos Santos.

Friday, March eighth
Luis Ullauri at the Idiomart Friday Salon

10:30 am to Noon (Doors open at 10 am)

at the Luis Ullauri live performance

Every Friday a new efficiency! A good way to study extra about Cuenco, Ecuador's artwork, historical past and culture and meet new individuals!

Worth $ 10. Open to everybody. No reservation required. Coffee, tea and snacks are available. Presentation in English

This week, Virtuoso Singer Guitarist Luis Ullauri provides "My Songs and Stories".

Luis tells about 70's and 80's music in Ecuador. political and financial instability within the nation. And how the music formed the culture of time. When you've ever seen in a Luis concert, he typically tells him about his Latin music background – for Salon he provides more private and in-depth reflection.

idiomart is situated in Presidente Córdova 1-77, between Manuel Vega and Miguel Angel Estrella, el Centro

Worldwide Ladies's Day International Drum Circle


Drumming in honor of International Ladies's Day! And also you don't need to be a lady to participate and drum with us! In case you have your personal drum or a related noise maker, take it with you. They have a variety of lenders for many who would not have their very own drums or such.

No Drum Experience!

NOTE: This is NOT a traditional place in the park and area is restricted

The primary contact individual for the occasion is Nancy Gregory, 098 296.0659 and

Come early when you like and luxuriate in tasty Indian food at Namaste!

Namaste Indian Restaurant, Upstairs, Calle Giant y Benigno Malo

Saturday, March 9th and Sunday March 10th
Meditate on Shambhala

Sunday, 10–11: 30, free, despite the fact that donations are appreciated.

Everyone seems to be welcome! Cuenca Shambhala Meditation Group invitations you to meditate collectively.

Shambhala Worldwide follows the tradition of Pema Chödron and his academics Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Sunday practices embrace group play, quiet sitting and group strolling meditation.

Chairs and pillows are offered.

Meditation directions are available free of cost prematurely at 9.30.

Situated at 8-81 Calle Larga, south of Benigno Malo, upstairs within the Namaste India restaurant

Volleyball on Sunday

Have you ever ever played international 6-on-6 volleyball and are in search of a fun approach to make use of? Excellent news.

The location is a event-formed internet on the lawn situated just west of the soccer subject

at the west finish of Parque El Paraiso (not too far from Banos and refreshments). Pje-junction. Del Paraiso and Avenida Diez de Agosto.

Further info: E mail Gary at

Coming Quickly!
Pinshi Juchay: Music and Art Ultimate

On Friday March 15, Crea tu Espacio, in collaboration with Tejemujeres, will host an event training occasion at Teatro Sucre. There's plenty of music, together with a really gifted violinist Sulgui Medina, Tabano, Raices de Guasa (Marimba), Cuencan's own Polyphonic Quintet. The Tejemujeres tissue group additionally presents a style present with wonderful creations.

The tickets are $ 15 per individual telling about Crea tu Espacion's donation. To get tickets, you possibly can drop off the workplaces of Crea tu Espacion, situated at the nook of Vatican and Juan X111 (9 am to 1 pm, Three am to 6:30 pm on weekdays or 10 am to 1.30 pm). on Saturday); or Café San Sebas (Parque San Sebastien) during hours of use

Theater doorways open at 19.30;

The proceeds of the occasion might be donated to Crea tu Espacio (registered as a non-governmental group in Ecuador) offering help and key providers for immigrant and immigrant families dwelling in and around Cuenca

Frank Angelo Birthday Get together!

Over a yr has passed because the first Frank Angelo event began to boost funds for a valuable son. Save the date, get to know new occasions, ebook the collected funds, dance, drink and be joyful. Extra info within the coming weeks

Monday, March 25, 17–18, free, at idiomART.

For extra info, please contact: Paul Marquis: or 099 291 6457. Call after: 6 am

What happens beneath Domes is Sara Coppler's weekly column. Sara has lived in Ecuador for over five years. He’s an architect who has been working for more than 20 years in the area of worldwide improvement and housing. He is the founding father of idiomART, the artistic group middle of Cuenca. As he admired the artistic course of throughout his life, he describes himself as "Head Cheerleader for the Arts". This enthusiasm hopes to convey this weekly column. You possibly can contact him at and go to him at Beneath the Domes at