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¡Competition! Vienna To Broadway, Last Chance

My Fair LadyThe answer to last weeks Concerts Under Canopy Competition was the Moulin Rouge, the lucky winner has been notified by email.

For the final chance to win 2 tickets to the Vienna To Broadway concert this Saturday 23rd October 2010 our question is:

Who played the female lead in the film version of My Fair Lady?

Email your answers including a telephone contact number to jules@lanzaroteinformation.com before close at midnight on Friday 22nd October. The winner will be drawn at random from the correct answers received before the deadline and notified by email and telephone before midday on Saturday 23rd October 2010.

You can still purchase your concert tickets online for the Vienna To Broadway evening, simply collect them on arrival at the concert.  read more »

Pancho Corujo, Cueva de los Verdes, 22nd October 2010

pancho_corujo Francisco (Pancho) Corujo is a tenor from Lanzarote and accompanied by the basque pianist Josu Okiñena will perform a lyric concert in the Auditorium of the Cueva de los Verdes.

The concert starts at 20:30, and it is advisable to arrive a bit early to allow for the descent to the cavern where the concert takes places.

The tickets cost €20.00 and can be purchased at the box office on arrival or any of the Centros Turísticos.

The location is magical to say the least and the acoustics, unbeatable. An event not to be missed!

Pancho Corujo, Tenor

Pancho is a tenor from Lanzarote who started his musical studies in the Higher Music Conservatory of the Canaries with soprano Maria Célida Alzola.  read more »

Oktoberfest, 23rd & 24th October 2010

Oktoberfest 2010 There are plenty of German tourists and residents in the island so it was only a matter of time until a festival inspired in the typical German "October Party" would happen in Lanzarote.

This one is special though, it's a fundraising event for the AFA, the Association of Family members of Alzheimer Patients.

The festival includes food, drinks, traditional live music, and art auction with works from national and international artist and much more. The programme is spread out in two action-packed days on the Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th of October in Puerto del Carmen, Playa de los Pocillos, Plaza de las Naciones from 10:00 until 23:00 on both days.

There will also be bus transfers from Playa Blanca & Costa Teguise, with hours & lines yet to be confirmed.

Please check www.oktoberfest-lanzarote.com & www.afalanzarote.com for more information.

Let's have some fun German-style & raise some money & awareness for a very worthy cause!

Saturday 23rd October

11:00 Parade of horses, donkeys and carts from C.C. Costa Mar to the Plaza de Las Naciones

12:00 Opening of the fair by the mayor of Tías  read more »

Sharon Shannon Live at Charlie's Bar, 21st - 26th October 2010

Sharon Shannon is an Irish musician, best known for her work with the accordion and for her fiddle technique. She also plays the tin whistle and melodeon.

Sharon Shannon Sharon Shannon with Skin & Hide

She has recorded and toured with a who's who of the Irish and international music industry, including Bono, Adam Clayton, Sinead O’Connor, Jackson Browne, John Prine, Steve Earle, Mark Knopfler, The RTE Concert Orchestra, The Chieftains, The Waterboys, Willie Nelson, Nigel Kennedy, Alison Krauss and Shane MacGowan -  a list that is testament to Sharon's versatility as well as talent.

Her last album ‘The Galway Girl’ has gone 4 times Platinum in her home country, the title track having won Meteor Award for the most downloaded song for the last two years.  read more »

Vienna to Broadway, 23rd October 2010

gala-opera-night James Mitchell After the success of the first Maestro Music Opera Gala at Puerto Calero in September there is another opportunity to hear singers from The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London performing  famous operetta arias and songs from the shows in  "VIENNA to BROADWAY".  On this occasion Soprano Glenys Roberts and Mezzo Soprano Hannah Pedley will be joined for duets and trios by the highly acclaimed British baritone, John Morgan and they are sure to delight us with their solo performances of some.

The programme includes favourites such as I Could Have Danced All Night from My Fair Lady, I Dreamed a Dream from Les Miserables, the famous Flower Duet by Delibes, Maria and Tonight from West Side Story, Pirate King Song from The Pirates of Penzance, People Will Say We're in Love from Oklahoma, Can't Help Lovin Dat Man from Showboat, The Drinking Song from The Student Prince,  Summertime from Porgy & Bess,  All I ask of You from Phantom of the Opera, a lovely Medley (The Night They Invented Champagne - Melody in Waltz Time - I Love Paris in the Springtime and the Can Can).  Also songs from Die Fledermaus, Tales of Hoffmann, Man of La Mancha.

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Tickets cost 25€ and 15€ and are available to purchase online with Lanzarote Information or from various points around the island including:  read more »

Clubbin' Lanzarote 15th - 17th October 2010

Here’s our guide to the Lanzarote nightlife events in the clubs and pubs around the island this weekend.

Puerto del Carmen:

Cafe del Carmen

Bar: Cafe del Carmen, C.C. Los Dragos, Avenida Las Playas, Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote

Date: 16th October 2010

Time: 22:00 – 04:00

Entry: Free

Details: Fiesta del Mes with Old Skool Classics from DJ Charlotte Moss (Ladybirds, Lanzarote & Belgium) and House with DJ Craig Trapps (UKAway fm, Lanzarote)

928 Danceclub  read more »

Conciertos de Música Clásica, Sundays in Teguise

Concíertos de Música Clásica

From today the 10th October, the Convento de Santo Domingo in the old capital of Teguise will be host to a weekly classical music concert at 12:00. The poster shows the artists participating as:

Yasuyo Tsuchiya

Iya Zhmaeva

Javier Díaz González

Marianne Whelpdale

Tickets cost €6 for adults and children under 12 free.

Most people visit the La Ville de Teguise for the Sunday Market which remains the largest weekly market in Lanzarote.  read more »

BBQ @ Zest, 10th October 2010

If you are looking for a family day out with great food and entertainment this weekend, why not try the Sunday session at Zest restaurant in Costa Sal, Matagorda.

zest Costa Sal Swimming Pool Costa Sal

If you like a bit of soul in the sun, here’s the place to come.

The Soul Commitments The afternoon’s entertainment is provided by The Soul Commitments. A two hour set by the eight piece band of classic Soul and Motown hits will have everyone up and dancing. The music starts at 4 pm.

But before that Zest Restaurant together with Coopers bar are putting on a great day with a splendid barbeque feast. It will be held in the terrace bar by the pool which is a comfortable seating area for a great alfresco lunch.  read more »

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