Plays

HIJOS DE GRECIA (SONS OF GREECE)

13 y 15 de Junio

HIJOS DE GRECIA (SONS OF GREECE)

  • Gon Ramos and the company [los números imaginarios] from universal repertoire texts
  • [los números imaginarios] / Bella Batalla
  • “Sons of Greece” is a twelve-hour performance divided into three sections. Following the model of the ancient Dionysians and the Baroque Festivals, the doors of the Corral de Comedias of...
    EL BANQUETE (THE BANQUET)

    14 y 15 de Junio

    EL BANQUETE (THE BANQUET)

  • Based on “Le banquet fabulateur” by Nancy Huston
  • Compañía Nacional de Teatro Clásico
  •  “The banquet” comes from “Le banquet fabulateur”, a show premiered in 2015 at the Théâtre National de Bourdeaux in Aquitaine (TNBA), based on the essay...
    MANIFIESTO JULIETA (JULIET MANIFESTO)
    WORLD PREMIERE

    14 y 16 de Junio

     

    MANIFIESTO JULIETA (JULIET MANIFESTO)

  • William Shakespeare
  • Vladimir Tzekov, Sleepwalk Collective y Teatro Xtremo
  • Three contemporary performing arts companies review the very classic “Romeo and Juliet”. Sleepwalk collective, TeatroXtremo and Vladimir Tzekov Scenic Action Laboratory propose, each one,...
    LAS MUJERES SABIAS (THE LEARNED WOMEN)

    15/06/2019

    LAS MUJERES SABIAS (THE LEARNED WOMEN)

  • Molière
  • Somos Vértice
  • Cornelio, after two years of offering his love to the beautiful Armanda without success, falls in love with Enriqueta, her younger sister, much more receptive and open-minded. After Uncle Aristo...
    Free entrance
    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE PEPE VIYUELA. LA GRACIA DE LA PALABRA.

    15/06/2019

    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE PEPE VIYUELA. LA GRACIA DE LA PALABRA.

    Un espectáculo poético a cargo del reconocido actor Pepe Viyuela. A través de su voz, escucharemos las más hermosas composiciones de San Juan de la Cruz: Cántico...
    Free entrance
    ENTRE CLÁSICOS ANDA EL JUEGO (AMONG THE CLASSICS, THE GAME GOES)
    WORLD PREMIERE

    16/06/2019

     

    ENTRE CLÁSICOS ANDA EL JUEGO (AMONG THE CLASSICS, THE GAME GOES)

  • Collective creation based on texts by Calderón de la Barca, Lope de Vega and Tirso de Molina
  • La Espera Producciones
  • La Espera Producciones is a theatre company that is dedicated to an honest theatre and in search of shows committed to society, because we deeply believe in theatre as a tool that serves to know and...
    Free entrance
    CARMEN DE MÉRIMÉE (CARMEN BY MÉRIMÉE)

    20 y 21 de Junio

    CARMEN DE MÉRIMÉE (CARMEN BY MÉRIMÉE)

  • Prosper Mérimée
  • De Sangre y Raza
  • -           “Carmen de Mérimée” is a piece of work that, through the richness of Spanish dance and the strength of...
    EL ÚLTIMO RINOCERONTE BLANCO (THE LAST WHITE RHINO)

    21/06/2019

    EL ÚLTIMO RINOCERONTE BLANCO (THE LAST WHITE RHINO)

  • José Manuel Mora and Carlota Ferrer, inspired in “Little Eyolf” by Henrik Ibsen
  • Draft.inn
  • The new show by Draft.inn looks at Ibsen after looking at Lorca. The creative tandem is formed by Carlota Ferrer and José Manuel Mora, in whose stagings the word coexists with the image,...
    LO NUNCA TIRSO (THE UNSEEN TIRSO)
    WORLD PREMIERE

    21/06/2019

    LO NUNCA TIRSO (THE UNSEEN TIRSO)

  • Tirso de Molina and Ensamble Bufo (based on “Love the Doctor” by Tirso de Molina)
  • Ensamble Bufo
  • “The Unseen Tirso” is a scenic musical game based on ballads, praises, “jácaras” (musics and dances that go with the stories), interludes, pantomimes... A group of five...
    Free entrance
    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE CAYETANA GUILLÉN CUERVO. PASIÓN, ENTRE DOS MUJERES

    21/06/2019

    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE CAYETANA GUILLÉN CUERVO. PASIÓN, ENTRE DOS MUJERES

    Espectáculo a cargo de Cayetana Guillén Cuervo en el que la escritora española María de Zayas y la poeta novohispana Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz reúnen su...
    Free entrance
    DESENGAÑOS AMOROSOS (LOVING DISAPPOINTMENTS)

    22 y 23 de Junio

    DESENGAÑOS AMOROSOS (LOVING DISAPPOINTMENTS)

  • Free version of Nando López, based on the novels written by María de Zayas y Sotomayor
  • Estival Producciones
  • One year period and one labour for each month. These are the terms that Nise, a lady so famous in Seville for her verses as for her beauty, demands from anyone who wants to get her hand in marriage....
    INGENIOSO HIDALGO (INGENIOUS HIDALGO)

    22/06/2019

    INGENIOSO HIDALGO (INGENIOUS HIDALGO)

  • A text by Jesús Arbués based on the novel "Don Quixote de la Mancha"
  • Viridiana Centro de Producción Teatral
  • This is a family show based on some of the most famous stories of the renowned novel “Don Quixote de la Mancha” by Miguel de Cervantes.
    Telling Don Quixote for children is an almost...
    LA DAMA BOBA (A LADY OF LITTLE SENSE)

    22/06/2019

    LA DAMA BOBA (A LADY OF LITTLE SENSE)

  • Lope de Vega
  • Clásicos on the road
  • "A Lady of Little Sense" is about two sisters, their suitors and the power of love to transform people. It is one of the most famous and represented plays written by Lope de Vega, belonging to the...
    Free entrance
    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE CARMEN CONESA. SONIDOS DEL AMOR Y DEL ALMA.

    22/06/2019

    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE CARMEN CONESA. SONIDOS DEL AMOR Y DEL ALMA.

    Sonidos del amor y del alma es un espectáculo diseñado por Carmen Conesa en donde la lírica de los Clásicos Españoles tomará vida y color en una velada...
    Free entrance
    TEATRO BREVE AL MODO DEL SIGLO DE ORO (BRIEF THEATRE IN THE STYLE OF THE GOLDEN AGE)

    23/06/2019

    TEATRO BREVE AL MODO DEL SIGLO DE ORO (BRIEF THEATRE IN THE STYLE OF THE GOLDEN AGE)

  • Miguel de Cervantes, Luis Alonso Prieto, Francisco Bernardo de Quirós and Alonso Castillo Solórzano. Adapted by Luis Alonso Prieto
  • Teatro Independiente Alcalaíno (T.I.A.)
  • In this show T.I.A. has wanted to offer several funny short pieces that we think fit well with the spirit of this celebration: a brief scene of “The Jealous Old Man”, where the jealousies...
    Free entrance
    UN MUSICAL BARROCO, COMEDIA PARA VOCES Y PIANO A CUATRO MANOS  (A BAROQUE MUSICAL, COMEDY FOR VOICES AND PIANO AT FOUR HANDS)

    23/06/2019

    UN MUSICAL BARROCO, COMEDIA PARA VOCES Y PIANO A CUATRO MANOS (A BAROQUE MUSICAL, COMEDY FOR VOICES AND PIANO AT FOUR HANDS)

  • María Herrero
  • Proyecto Barroco
  • At the end of the 17th century, a whole company of travelling comedians dies when their car tumbles down. They are buried, as dictated by the law of the time, outside the cemetery. This particular...
    MERCADERES DE BABEL (MERCHANTAS OF BABEL)
    WORLD PREMIERE

    27 y 28 de Junio

    MERCADERES DE BABEL (MERCHANTAS OF BABEL)

  • A text by Jose Padilla based on
  • Compañía de Babel, Pérez y Goldstein. With the collaboration of Teatro de La Abadía.
  •  “The Merchant of Venice” tells the interlaced story of several passions. The Christian merchant Antonio and the Jewish usurer Shylock, the heiress of fortune Porcia and the wasteful...
    FUI PRÓSPERO O RECORDANDO LA TEMPESTAD (I WAS PROSPERO OR REMEMBERING “THE TEMPEST”)

    28/06/2019

    FUI PRÓSPERO O RECORDANDO LA TEMPESTAD (I WAS PROSPERO OR REMEMBERING “THE TEMPEST”)

  • A Projecte Ingenu creation, inspired by “The Tempest” by William Shakespeare
  • Projecte Ingenu
  • An old man who was once prosperous. A house that was once splendid. A daughter. Memory runes to be unearthed. Vestiges of a certain past? Fables to avoid forgetting? Shakespeare's last major work,...
    PR3CIOXXA PRESENTA LA GITANILLA (PR3CIOXXA PRESENTS “THE LITTLE GYPSY GIRL”)
    WORLD PREMIERE

    28/06/2019

     

     

    PR3CIOXXA PRESENTA LA GITANILLA (PR3CIOXXA PRESENTS “THE LITTLE GYPSY GIRL”)

  • Laura Mundo. Free version of “The Little Gypsy Girl” by Cerevantes.
  • Cía. Tío Venancio and #Microalcalá
  • Preciosa, one of the greatest figures of current urban music, faces the harshest criticism and the accusation of being a second-class artist: accusation made by the cultural referents (self)...
    Free entrance
    A PASO DE RUEDA (AT A RUEDA’S PACE)

    29/06/2019

    A PASO DE RUEDA (AT A RUEDA’S PACE)

  • Lope de Rueda and Federico García Lorca
  • Azar Teatro
  • In the middle of the II Spanish Republic, three comedians travel the dusty roads of our geography with their "Cart of Thespis", ready to delight young and old by changing their boredom for fun and...
    DONDE SE DA CUENTA DE LA HISTORIA DE LA PASTORA MARCELA, OLVIDADA ENTRE LAS PÁGINAS DEL QUIJOTE (WHERE THE STORY OF MARCELA THE SHEPHERDESS, FORGOTTEN BEETWEEN THE PAGES OF THE “QUIXOTE”, IS ACCOUNTED
    WORLD PREMIERE

    29/06/2019

    DONDE SE DA CUENTA DE LA HISTORIA DE LA PASTORA MARCELA, OLVIDADA ENTRE LAS PÁGINAS DEL QUIJOTE (WHERE THE STORY OF MARCELA THE SHEPHERDESS, FORGOTTEN BEETWEEN THE PAGES OF THE “QUIXOTE”, IS ACCOUNTED

  • Miguel de Cervantes
  • La Caja Flotante
  • Grisóstomo has died of love for that devilish girl of the village, Marcela, the one who walks in the habit of a shepherdess for those lost places. His disconsolate friends and relatives take...
    Free entrance
    LA CULPA ES DE JUAN RANA (IT’S JUAN RANA’S FAULT)
    WORLD PREMIERE

    29 y 30 de Junio

    LA CULPA ES DE JUAN RANA (IT’S JUAN RANA’S FAULT)

  • Jesús Laiz
  • Apata Teatro
  • The action begins ‘in medias res’ (in the middle of the events) and it is developed in an empty space with some theatrical elements: spotlights, some folding screens with costumes and...
    A NADIE SE LE DIO VENENO EN RISA (NO ONE WAS GIVEN POISON IN LAUGHTER)

    30/06/2019

    A NADIE SE LE DIO VENENO EN RISA (NO ONE WAS GIVEN POISON IN LAUGHTER)

  • Ignacio López and Nacho Soriano
  • Impromadrid Teatro
  • The actors of the company Impromadrid, expert improvisers, are launched to play with the Spanish Golden Age with the sole purpose of delighting the audience, as Lope said. With the help of the...
    Free entrance
    LA BALTASARA, DE ACTRIZ BARROCA A SANTA ANACORETA (LA BALTASARA, FROM BEING A BAROQUE ACTRESS TO A HOLY ANCHORESS)

    30/06/2019

    LA BALTASARA, DE ACTRIZ BARROCA A SANTA ANACORETA (LA BALTASARA, FROM BEING A BAROQUE ACTRESS TO A HOLY ANCHORESS)

  • Inma Chacón
  • Sanra Produce
  • Four hundred years after her seclusion, Baltasara de los Reyes, a renowned actress of the Spanish Golden Age, returns to the theatre to tell us her story and how she left the stage in the middle of a...
    TARTUFO (TARTUFFE)

    4 y 5 de Julio

    TARTUFO (TARTUFFE)

  • Jean-Baptiste Poquelin - Molière
  • Tbilisi Music And Drama State Theatre
  • France of the 17th century or Georgia of the 21st century? Priests preaching or family shrinks? Confession or psychoanalysis? Everything comes together when it comes to Tartuffe. He, who betrays in...
    DUELOS CERVANTINOS (CERVANTINE DUELS)

    05/07/2019

    DUELOS CERVANTINOS (CERVANTINE DUELS)

  • Miguel de Cervantes / Luis Quiñones de Benavente / Duelos y Quebrantos
  • Duelos y Quebrantos
  • Come closer, come closer, the show will begin!
    By magic, our comedians will take you to the bucolic theatrical world of the Spanish Golden Age, giving life to three of the great stories of all...
    Free entrance
    TIESTES (THYESTES)

    05/07/2019

    TIESTES (THYESTES)

  • An immersive show by Grumelot freely based on the same-named play by Seneca.
  • Grumelot
  • “Thyestes”is an immersive experience created by Grumelot from the Greek myth: part installation, part scenic piece, part electroacoustic concert. In collaboration with the composer...
    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE ALBERTO SAN JUAN Y FERNANDO EGOZCUE. POLVO ENAMORADO

    05/07/2019

    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE ALBERTO SAN JUAN Y FERNANDO EGOZCUE. POLVO ENAMORADO

    Polvo enamorado es un paseo lúdico y libre por el teatro, la poesía y la música del Clásico Español. La selección del repertorio incluye fragmentos teatrales...
    Free entrance
    LA VIDA ES CUENTO (LIFE IS A TALE)

    06/07/2019

    LA VIDA ES CUENTO (LIFE IS A TALE)

  • José Carlos Cuevas. Based on “Life is a Dream” by Calderón de la Barca
  • Jóvenes Clásicos / Tantontería Teatro
  • Sofía is been punished in her room when suddenly the light goes out in the whole neighbourhood. Sofía is very afraid of the dark. She is frightened and calls her father but instead of...
    REY LEAR (KING LEAR)

    6 y 7 de Julio

    REY LEAR (KING LEAR)

  • Ricardo Iniesta, based on the William Shakespeare’s text
  • Atalaya
  •  “King Lear” is based on a folktale that appears incorporated into the ancient history of England since the 12th century. The chronicles tell that the old Lear wanted to know the...
    TORPES Y DESLAVAZADAS  (CLUMSY AND DISPLACED)
    WORLD PREMIERE

    06/07/2019

    TORPES Y DESLAVAZADAS (CLUMSY AND DISPLACED)

  • Pedro Cantalejo, basen on the “Pasos” (short interludes) by Lope de Rueda
  • PANYVINO
  • "Ladies and gentlemen; enemies, lovers, supporters and infantes. Even if the most insidious ones want to close this sinful sample by accusing me of being a charlatan, I assure you that there is no...
    Free entrance
    LA CELESTINA (LA CELESTINA)

    07/07/2019

    LA CELESTINA (LA CELESTINA)

  • Fernando de Rojas. Version / adaptation: Jaume Policarpo
  • Bambalina Teatre Practicable
  • “For some reason I tend to be interested in works that are difficult to perform. I suspect that the puppets I use have something to do with it. The world belongs to the daring. I did not...
    Free entrance
    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE FRAY LUIS DE LEÓN (POETRY OF FRAY LUIS DE LEÓN: RECITAL)

    07/07/2019

    RECITAL DE POESÍA DE FRAY LUIS DE LEÓN (POETRY OF FRAY LUIS DE LEÓN: RECITAL)

  • Fray Luis de León – Selection of texts by Emilio Gutiérrez Caba
  • EUROSCENA
  • The shining emergence in the sixteenth and seventeenth century of a great number of lyric writers in Spanish literature has enabled us today to choose at each moment, in each year, a splendid sample...

    Festival de Artes Escénicas de la Comunidad de Madrid en Alcalá de Henares
    Clásicos en Alcalá 2021