Tonight the Grec Festival of Barcelona 2012 will have it´s kick off with two free concerts at the Arc de Triomf! From 9pm you can show your rumba movements dancing on the fusion rhythms of Canteca de Macao and the Catalan rumba and rock band La Troba Kung-Fú. In between enjoy a mix of magic and poetry with the show … [Read more...]
Barcelona is a major cultural centre with a wealth of historical and modern monuments, architecture from all periods, cathedrals and churches and even roman ruins amongst its attributes. People don’t only visit for the golden beaches and vibrant nightclubs, they also come to experience the wide choice of venues offering live music, the arts, history, concerts and theatre. The Gran Teatre del Liceu, the Teatre Nacional de Catalunya, the Teatre Lliure and the Palau de la Música Catalana all host musical events including concerts, opera, dance and recitals, and the Barcelona and Catalonia National Symphonic Orchestra is one of the biggest in Catalonia with around 75 concerts each season. There’s plenty of choice if you;pre looking for an apartment for rent in Barcelona and they are ideal for weekend breaks if you want to stay attend a pop concert or go to the Sónar Festival or Primavera Sound Festival which attracts thousands. Museums and art galleries are found in every district with a wide area of interest and eras, check ou the National Museum of Art of Catalonia with its collection of Romanesque art or the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, the Fundació Joan Miró, Picasso Museum and Fundació Antoni Tàpies also have interesting and important collections.
Caixa Forum Social and cultural centre Monday to Friday: 10.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and holidays: to 10.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m. Av. de Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8 08038 Barcelona Tel. +34 93 476 86 00. Fax. +34 93 476 86 35 Metro Plaza Espanya The CaixaForum Social and Cultural Centre is … [Read more...]
Every year in september Barcelona becomes a city of traditional spectacles side by side with the most contemporary artistic shows like theatre and independent musician. La Fiesta de la Merce is the cities most important festival of the year. The distant origin of the festival today: in the 17th century the city asked the Virgin of Mercy, la Mercé, … [Read more...]
Cine Verdi carrer Verdi ( Gracia area) Barcelona Website cine Verdi to look at the weekly programmation METRO Fontana or Joanic The Verdi Cine has 2 entrances, one on carrer Verdi and on on the other side, carrer Torrijos. It is near the charming Plaza Verreina where you can take a drink before of after the movie. Lots of bars and … [Read more...]
Every year in september Barcelona becomes a city of traditional spectacles side by side with the most contemporary artistic shows like theatre and independent music. La Fiesta Mercé is the cities most important festival of the year. The distant origin of the festival today: in the 17th century the city asked the Virgin of Mercy, la Mercé, to save … [Read more...]
The Grec Festival of Barcelona takes place ever summer since 1976. It´s organized by the Institute of Culture of the townhall of Barcelona and this year the opening is on the 24th of June. The Grec Festival brings together big stars of music, dance and theatre. The main stage is in the beautiful and open Grec Theatre in Montjuic. This theatre … [Read more...]