Events in Catalonia - On Now
Some good acts due at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona in 2019: Cirque du Soleil followed by Michael Buble, Mark Knopfler, Forence & The Machine and Ozzy Osbourne & Judas Priest.
At the Liceu Opera House in Barcelona you can you can book tickets for Tosca, Hamlet & Madama Butterfly.
In Sitges we can look forward to seeing George Benson and Melinda this summer. More acts to be announced at the Festival Jardins Terramar in July / August 2019.
George Benson is simply one of the greatest guitarists in jazz history and is an amazingly versatile musician, whose adept skills find him crossing easily between straight-ahead jazz, smooth jazz, and contemporary R&B.
Melendi is a Spanish pop singer-songwriter and has sold more than 3.5 million discs during his career. His specialties are rock, flamenco, and rumba styles and is considered to be one of the best singer-songwriters of Spain
At the CCCB - Stanley Kubrick Exhibition. The collection takes visitors on a chronologic path through the director's professional contributions, with a room dedicated to each of his twelve celebrated films (including '2001: A Space Odyssey,' 'A Clockwork Orange,' 'The Shining,' 'Full Metal Jacket,' and more). His anti war film 'Paths of Glory', made in 1957, was banned in Spain until 1986 !
At LavirreinaCentre - Exit Photography Group Exhibition - 'Britain's Inner Cities (1970's) Survival Programmes. The poverty in UK was and still is shocking.
Fundacion Joan Miro - 'Lee Miller and Surrealism in Britain'
Fundacion MAPFRE - Picasso & Picabia - 'Questioning Painting'.
The 'Velazquez and the Golden Age' Exhibition has opened at Barcelona's Caixa Forum Museum. It features the baroque collection from Madrid's Museo del Prado. In the exhibit, seven great works by the Spanish painter are surrounded by other artists of his time - including Titian, El Greco, and Rubens. Go to see it before it closes in March 2019.
Barcelona Beer Festival - 15th to 17th March 2019 - La Farga de L'Hospitalet.
Can you wait: A Cultural Event / Festival in Sitges, organised by the Association (Cool Cymru )
September 2019 - Weekend of the 27th - Watch this space.