Posts with category Madrid Cultura

The Pink Floyd exhibition in Madrid explores the musical career of the mythical British rock band and shares some secrets

By | 12 June, 2019 | 0 comments

The Pink Floyd Exhibition

 

Until 15 September, Espacio 5.1 IFEMA at Feria de Madrid will play host to “The Pink Floyd Exhibition – Their Mortal Remains”, an exhibition that traces the career of the famous British rock group throughout its half-century of history.

Catch every detail of this show that features more than 350 pieces, some of which are on public display for the first time. Read full article

Passion, power and politics at the opera: a new exhibition in Madrid

By | 14 May, 2019 | 0 comments

Exposición Ópera ciudades Madrid

 

Will you join us on a journey starring music? This new exhibition, in Madrid until 11 August, helps us learn more about opera and discover behind this scenic art genre’s most revered works.

The exhibition

The goal of the exhibition is none other than to confirm that ever since the 18th century, opera has been one of the pillars of European culture. Read full article

Nora, from A Doll’s House, returns to Madrid

By | 1 May, 2019 | 0 comments

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The Bellas Artes theatre in Madrid is the chosen location to premier La vuelta de Nora (‘The Return of Nora’), a sequel to Ibsen’s masterpiece A Doll’s House. The interpretative challenge and the plot are only two of the aspects that makes this proposal so enticing.

About the play

Penned by Lucas Hnath and directed by Andrés Lima, Read full article

The tradition of torrijas (Spanish-style French toast) in Madrid

By | 17 April, 2019 | 0 comments

Torrija con azúcar

 

Have you decided to experience Holy Week in Madrid? That’s because you’d like to see the processions that parade in the capital’s city centre. But also, because you’d like to try a good portion of this holiday’s typical food. One of the main ones is without a doubt, the torrija, which has a deep-rooted tradition in Holy Week. Read full article

Exhibition on Origami: The Millenary Oriental Art of Paper Folding

By | 16 January, 2019 | 0 comments

Exposición Origami

 

Visitors travelling to Madrid before 3 February will have the chance to enhance their stay by going to the Origami Exhibition, which will be on display at the Cerralbo Museum. We encourage you to come and learn all there is to know about this ancient Oriental art which consists in folding paper without using any tools such as glue or scissors. Read full article

Orwell and the dark side of technology at the Galileo Theatre in Madrid

By | 14 November, 2018 | 0 comments

La obra de George Orwell en Madrid

 

From now until the 25th of November, you have the chance to watch a re-enactment of George’ Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four at the Galileo Galilei theatre in Madrid, which you will find just a few Metro stops away from our hotel.
George Orwell’s work takes to the stage in Madrid
Venture into Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell in the Spanish capital and prepare to discover a story of political fiction about how the future would look under a totalitarian dictatorship. Read full article

Enjoy a quiet walk around the Art Triangle in Madrid

By | 19 September, 2018 | 0 comments

Paseo del Arte

One of the main attractions in the city of Madrid is the so-called Art Triangle, whose ‘vertices’ are made up of the three most important and representative museums in the Spanish capital: El Prado, Reina Sofía and Thyssen-Bornemisza, three museums that will allow you to enjoy an enriching cultural experience. However, did you know that every Sunday they close off Paseo del Prado to vehicles and that you can walk freely in the middle of the street? Read full article

Discover the history of telecommunications

By | 12 September, 2018 | 0 comments

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‘History of Telecommunications’ is the new and highly interesting permanent exhibition on show at Espacio Fundación Telefónica. With this experience, which displays the evolution of the world of telecommunications, you can travel back in time in Madrid and also virtually recreate this journey with the film The first skyscraper.
Why is this exhibition in Madrid so interesting? Read full article

The magic of movies which flows around Madrid has a name: Cine Doré

By | 15 August, 2018 | 0 comments

Cine Doré

If you are a true film fan, visiting Madrid will allow you to discover the city’s main cinematographic landmark, still intact despite the passing of time. This place is where you can find the most romantic history of cinema in the Spanish capital and where time does not seem to have stood still, it in fact has: Cine Doré. Read full article

Madrid is multicultural, Madrid is alive

By | 8 August, 2018 | 0 comments

Casa judía Sefarad

In Madrid, different peoples and traditions from different horizons and cultures coexist and you can discover and marvel at three different ones during your stay in the city.
Hindu culture
There has been a Hindu community in the city for over a century and you can find its events programme in Casa Asia. The highlight of the month of June is BollyMadrid, Read full article

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