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By The Denver North Star staff


Cine Mexicano Features ‘Dos Tipos de Cuidado’ and Special Guest Mariachi Sol de Mi Tierra

Join the Northside Arts Collaborative and MCA Denver Sunday, June 9, 2 p.m., at the Holiday Theatre (2644 W. 32nd Ave.) for a screening of the 1953 romantic comedy “Dos Tipos de Cuidado” starring iconic movie idols Pedro Infante and Jorge Negrete. The Spanish-language ranchera comedy, emphasizing mariachi and ranchera music, will run with English subtitles.

Throughout the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s, the Holiday Theater screened Spanish-language movies from Mexico’s Epoca de Oro, or Golden Age of movies.

Concessions—tamales, burritos, conches, dulces and Jarritos—will be sold at prices from “back in the day” and Mariachi Sol de Mi Tierra will perform prior to the screening. 

Chicano Humanities and Arts Council (CHAC), Colorado Alliance of Latino Mentors and Authors (CALMA), El Centro Su Teatro, Museo de las Américas and Mexican Cultural Center will be on-hand to share about their services.

Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at www.mcadenver.org.

For more information, contact Flo Hernández-Ramos at 303-877-4251.


Walking Tours Led by Historian Phil Goodstein

Join an upcoming walking tour by local historian and author Phil Goodstein. Tours are free, though participants are encouraged to tip the guide as they wish.

Tuesday, June 11, Old Elitch’s, 6:30-8 p.m. Meet in front of the Historic Elitch Theater (4550 W. 38th Ave.) near the southwest corner of West 38th Avenue and Tennyson Street.  

Thursday, June 20, East of Sloan’s Lake, 6:30-8 p.m. Gather at the southeast corner of West 18th Avenue and Meade Street, across the street from Lake Middle School.

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