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SECOND ANNUAL CELEBRACIONES DE LA GENTE

Celebrating the dead is never livelier than during the Museum of Northern Arizona’s Celebraciones de la Gente, its annual Hispanic festival. This year’s festivities open with a copal incense blessing by traditional Aztec fire dancers from Mexico City, followed by a weekend highlighting Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead. Partnering with Flagstaff’s local Nuestras […]

FAMILY, ROOTS, AND ASSIMILATION ARE EXPLORED IN "TORTILLA HEAVEN"

“Tortilla Heaven,” a one-man play written by Celeste Angela Estrada, directed by David Miguel Estrada, and starring Jade Esteban Estrada will be performed on Friday, September 23 at 7:30 p.m. at the Museum of Northern Arizona’s Branigar Hall. “Tortilla Heaven” is a story of three generations of Mexican-Americans trying to relate to one another and […]

WALKING IN BEAUTY

A new exhibit at the Museum of Northern Arizona through September 14 A new exhibit of Navajo paintings from the MNA Fine Art Collection is now open at the Museum of Northern Arizona’s Katherin L. Chase Gallery through September 14, 2005. The exhibit displays the works of many fine painters including world-renowned Navajo artists Beatin […]