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The new season of the Cervantes Theatre invites audiences to explore the best from both contemporary and classic theatre from the Spanish speaking world.
From the extraordinary creative vision of acclaimed director Yaël Farber (Les Blancs, Mies Julie, The Crucible) comes this evocative and visceral production of Federico García Lorca’s most famous tragedy, in a new adaptation by the multi award-winning Irish playwright Marina Carr.
Taking place from Monday 28 October to Sunday 1 November at the University of Liverpool, the Iberian and Latin American Week will bring a taste of Iberian and Latin American Studies shared knowledge and interest in the Hispanic and Lusophone world to students. Through a host of events at the university and around the city, […]
Influenced by the great masters such as Velázquez, Matisse and Picasso, Manolo Valdés is one of the most revolutionary figures in contemporary Spanish art. He is constantly investigating and reinventing canonical art, reinterpreting other pieces of art in new paintings or sculptures. He has received widespread critical acclaim and recognition from a growing public for […]
Culture, Dance, Festival, Music
Image credits to Creativando Leeds Flamenco Festival returns in 2019 with another rich, exciting and world-class programme. This year’s festival will welcome international acclaimed artists of the standing of the guitarist Salvador Andrades, the flamenco singer Esperanza León, the flamenco dancer David Morales and other personalities from the world of flamenco such as Massimo Aresu. […]
Fulfilling their mission to showcase the best Spanish and Latin American plays in London, the Cervantes Theatre is holding the bilingual production of The House of the Spirits (La Casa de los Espíritus). This play closes the 2019 season at the Cervantes Theatre featuring a range of plays written by female playwrights. Winner of the […]
A wide strip of the Southeast of Spain suffered substantial floods causing important damages in infrastructure, crops, transport communication and even the loss of lives. Alicante, Murcia and Almería were some of the affected regions. Several military units were needed in order to take part in rescue missions. Furthermore, contingent special forces took action […]