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After not having performed solo in five years, the maestro Joaquín Sabina returns to the stage to celebrate the 15th anniversary of one of his most acclaimed works, the unforgettable '19 días y 500 noches' (1999). It started out as a gift for his
Inspired by the Schiller drama, and adapted by Donizetti for the opera – with the help of librettist Giuseppe Bardari – this is the tale of the confrontation between the queens of Scotland and England, Maria Stuarda and her cousin Elizabeth I.
Sala Apolo hosts the Taboo party, an evening dedicated to the best burlesque, a subgenre of variety shows and performing arts inspired by Vaudeville. National and international artists perform striptease numbers, live music, dance, comedy and magic.
Chus Jodar (aka JJFOX) va néixer a Barcelona el 1978 i fa quatre anys que viu a Berlin, on dirigeix la seva pròpia plataforma musical, Shocked Music. És un dels habituals dels grans clubs de la capital alemanya (Katerholzig, Arena Club,
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Script and direction: Gemma Beltran. With: Robert González, Queralt Albinyana, Anna Herebia, David Marcè and Albert Mora (alternating with Marc Pujol and Toni Viñals). The Dei Furbi company, winner of the Premio Max 2014 for best musical for
Dutch cellist Jurgen van Win is promoting this series of concerts that take place every Thursday. Every show features two of the six Bach Suites. Enjoy baroque music in Romanesque surroundings. (Reservations: 679305718 / 935892855).
Heading up bands like The Acoustic Blues Company, Down Home and Shine, Hernan Senra – better known by his nickname 'Chino' – has taken his music around Spain and Europe. Accompanying him are The Big Bet, featuring Rod Deville (double bass) and
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St Stephen's Day wouldn't be the same in Catalonia without the traditional meal of canelons and the annual Christmas carol concert that's been organised for more than a century now by the Orfeó Català. The stars of the show are the Orfeó's
For this special Christmas concert, singer-songwriter with an essence of punk Joan Colomo, along with his band, will do covers of the best songs from the radio format programming of yesterday, today and always: Camela, Sabrina, Raffaella Carrà,
Tralla de la bona. Sessió maratoniana de hard per la vena, a càrrec de Richie Gee (Barcelona), Barbers (Itàlia), Bels-on (França), Kanache (Veneçuela), Mark Rey (Barcelona), Cesc Zafra (Barcelona). Hard techno, nanos, hard techno!
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