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Top Choice Performing Arts in Cuetzalan

Los Voladores

In the danza de los voladores (dance of the ‘flyers’), airborne performers whirl around a 30m pole, suspended by their ankles while playing flutes. On weekends voladores twirl outside the church at the zócalo, sever…
Top Choice Live Music in Puebla

Celia's Cafe

Live music adds old-world romance to the poblano decor at this sprawling bar-restaurant. Dine to musicians playing trova (troubadour-type folk music; 8pm to 10pm Thursday), piano (8pm to 10pm Friday and breakfast an…
Dance in Cuernavaca

Los Arcos

Come here to dance salsa, not on a stage but around the tables of families having dinner on the terrace, with crowds of appreciative onlookers. The live band's carnival beats can be heard from the other side of the …
Cinema in Cuernavaca

Cine Teatro Morelos

Morelos’ state theater hosts quality film festivals, plays and dance performances. There’s a full schedule posted out front and a bookstore and cafe inside.
Theater in Cuernavaca

Teatro Ocampo

This theater near Jardín Juárez stages contemporary plays. A calendar of cultural events is posted at its entrance.
Cinema in Toluca


The Centro Cultural Toluca complex (formerly MUMCI) has an IMAX theater that has regular screenings.