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Incendio en el Museo Nacional de Brasil, catástrofe cultural

El fuego es un elemento que ha robado, demasiadas veces, patrimonios invaluables a la humanidad. Basta recordar aquellas imágenes de la Biblioteca Nacional de Sarajevo… 536 more words


National Museum of Brazil

For the U.S. survey, I’ve just updated tomorrow’s usual lecture on human migration to the Americas to include a specific discussion of “Luzia.”

Having lived about 11,500 years ago, she was one of the oldest sets of human remains in the Americas. 114 more words

Current Events

Burnt Brazilian Bicentennial

Last night, Museu Nacional, the National Museum of Brazil, caught fire and suffered a devastating loss of culture and history with damage and destruction dealt to the artifacts in the museum’s collection. 488 more words

Cirque's 'Luzia' brings Mexican culture to life

EAST BOSTON – The sun pretty much never sets on the entertainment giant that is Cirque du Soleil.

There are 23 Cirque shows currently performing somewhere, seven of them in Las Vegas alone where the Montreal-based entertainment giant first established a foothold in 1993 with “Mystere.” 508 more words


Death on the Stage: Why the Audience Needs to Respect Performers

Men and women flew up into the air turning, twisting, and contorting their bodies into various bends and tucks that wowed their audience. Dazzling lights, pyrotechnics and water effects flooded the show—and all I could do was let my jaw drop in awe. 372 more words


Cirque Du Soleil Presents LUZIA: The Most Riveting Show in Town

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Cirque du Soleil is known for their jaw-dropping performances ranging from motorcyclists defying the laws of gravity by completing full circles on half-pipes to contortionists to trapeze acts that leave the audience on the edges of their seats. 631 more words

Sword And Shield

Luzia: I Really Need to Do Yoga More

If Mecum Auto Auction in Pomona was my Valentine’s Day present to hubby, Cirque du Soleil’s show Luzia was mine. I love chocolate, flowers, and jewelry but having new experiences with my family is my favorite thing of all. 316 more words

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