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from 15 February, 2020

Music

16/02/2020
21:00 | Sala Capitol
The Last Internationale was born in New York in 2008, by Delila Paz and Edgey Pires, current vocalist and guitarist consecutively. From the beginning, The Last Internationale has been characterized by their protest and politically charged lyrics, being this probably one of the factors that...
16/02/2020
20:00 | Casa das Crechas
The most international Galician jazz trio takes up residence in their home, Casa das Crechas. SUMRRÁ will review the most representative songs from their 5 albums. 15 years that lead SUMRRÁ working continuously and uninterrupted, making them a reference of made in Spain jazz. The...
18/02/2020
21:30 | Borriquita de Belem
Concert by Cuban pianist Alejandro Vargas Rodrigues, based in Compostela, who is currently working on the subject of free improvisation, developing a complex, random and personal aesthetics with influences of classical music, folk, contemporary and jazz music.
20/02/2020
21:00 | Casa das Crechas
After touring with his band through theaters and auditoriums in the 4 provinces of Galicia and other cities of Spain presenting "Vértice", his fourth studio work, Gustavo Almeida shows the songs of this new album-book in a closer and more naked way, just as they were composed. Besides,...
20/02/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
The Angel Brage piano cycle offers a concert by the Russian pianist Varvara Nepomnyaschaya.
21/02/2020
22:00 | Sala Capitol
Monster Magnet, considered one of the greatest exponents of space-rock and psychedelic rock of the last 30 years, surprise with a very special tour. The New Jersey band will perform one of their most emblematic works, "Powertrip", which took them to stardom and to the charts in the '90s and...
22/02/2020
22:00 | Moon Music Club
Three rappers from the national scene, Nadal015, Miranda and Grind together in this special tour.
22/02/2020
22:00 | Sónar
Accompanied only by her piano and her voice, Olaya Alcázar is characterized by her great versatility, empathy, virtuosity and by bathing the concerts in improvisation, giving the audience a unique and unrepeatable concert at every moment. Yhadira is a Galician singer-songwriter, who has...
22/02/2020
21:30 | Sala Malatesta
The best of Galician hip hop gathered to celebrate the anniversary of Old Skull.
22/02/2020
21:30 | Sala Capitol
After three albums released, two of which reached the top of the sales list, Rulo y La Contrabanda have established themselves as one of the benchmarks of pop rock in our country. Three years after his last album, Raul Gutierrez "Rulo" returns with a new work, BASADO EN HECHOS REALES. An...
23/02/2020
20:00 | Casa das Crechas
The most international Galician jazz trio takes up residence in their home, Casa das Crechas. SUMRRÁ will review the most representative songs from their 5 albums. 15 years that lead SUMRRÁ working continuously and uninterrupted, making them a reference of made in Spain jazz. The...
26/02/2020
22:00 | Borriquita de Belem
27/02/2020
21:30 | Borriquita de Belem
Concert by Cuban pianist Alejandro Vargas Rodrigues, based in Compostela, who is currently working on the subject of free improvisation, developing a complex, random and personal aesthetics with influences of classical music, folk, contemporary and jazz music.
28/02/2020
21:30 | Casa das Crechas
The project "SÉRGIO MIRRA" arises from his great passion for traditional Portuguese music and the desire to pass on to future generations this very rich treasure that is traditional Portuguese music and traditional instruments. The voice and the Cavaquinho are the basis of this project,...
28/02/2020
21:00 | Sala Malatesta
When the chifro sounds and rolls the tarazana, the knives and razors leave the pockets and drawer bottoms, where they sleep. They occupy the street. They look for a new edge. They seek to cut again. In these ungrateful times it is good to have a sharp knife at hand. Our knife is the song. So is...
28/02/2020
21:00 | Sala Capitol
In his short career Maikel Delacalle has worked with some of the most renowned producers of the urban genre, (SKyRompiendo, Tezzel, The RudeBoyzz, Dale Play ...) and has also collaborated with some of the most prestigious artists of the moment (Justin Quiles, Cazzu, Eladio Carrión,...
28/02/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New season concert of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia with the pianist Claire Huangci.    
29/02/2020
20:30 | Sónar
A band formed in Gijón in 2010 and that, despite the young age of its members (between 20 and 25 years old), already has a solid career behind it and its own unmistakable sound: that of the best rock in Spanish.
29/02/2020
20:30 | Sala Capitol
After the indefinite hiatus announced in 2018, the basque punk band is back on the road this year with a new tour under the name of Spainkiller.
29/02/2020
22:30 | Casa das Crechas
The formation born at Casa das Crechas fills the pub with traditional music every Wednesday.
07/03/2020
21:00 | Casa das Crechas
In 2017 Iván Sanjuán creates this quartet to present the compositions that were part of the final recital of the master's degree in jazz drumming performance that he studied at the University of Évora (Portugal). From that moment on, they decided to continue with the...
07/03/2020
22:00 | Sala Capitol
After the premiere of "I will wake up", the first single from his fourth studio album that will be released in 2020, Fuel Fandango announces its presentation tour. +info
13/03/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
Nando Agüeros returns to the music scene with a new work and his 20th Anniversary Tour. The Cantabrian artist launched in November his new album, a double cd+dvd live, with which he will start his tour throughout the territory from February 2020.
14/03/2020
21:30 | Sala Malatesta
Smoking Souls is a band from Alicante formed in 2010 by Carlos Caselles (guitar, vocals), Pau Camps (guitar), Josep Bolu (drums) and Miquel Àlvarez (bass). However, it won't be until three years after its birth that the young band will release its first album "L'Espenta", rock in a...
16/03/2020
21:00 | Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
The multi nominees for the Latin Grammy Awards, Café Quijano, will present their new work at the Palacio de Congresos in Santiago de Compostela, a pop album entitled 'Life is not La La La'. +info
19/03/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New season concert of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia conducted by Nuno Coelho.
21/03/2020
21:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
Pablo Milanés, one of the main exponents of the Spanish author song will continue presenting his 'Esencia' tour, a project that has had an excellent reception and has given him great satisfactions in European and American stages in the last two years. +info
18/04/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
The folk group from A Coruña returns to offer a concert in which they present their latest album, Vieiras e Vieiros. Historias de Peregrinos.    
23/04/2020
22:00 | Sala Capitol
The Sala Capitol will host a special concert in which the legacy of Emerson, Lake & Palmer (ELP) will be remembered by Carl Palmer, the legendary British drummer who lived the golden years of this legendary band that has sold tens of millions of records in its history.
26/04/2020
19:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
SÉS presents a new album 'Liberar as arterias' with which she continues to evolve her particular sound that consecrated her at the top, and which includes an anthology of songs with lyrics and music composed by the singer herself. A seventh album that maintains and enhances her...
30/05/2020
16:00 | Multiusos Fontes do Sar
This 2020 and on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the most beloved Punk Rock band, Bad Religion, begins a tour so legendary, included in the VANS Music Tour, which will make its only stop in the northwest of the peninsula in Santiago de Compostela and will be accompanied by all these...
21/06/2020
22:00 | Monte do Gozo
Marc Anthony will be performing "Opus" (Sony Music), his first studio album in six years and his eighth since "Otra Nota" (1993) established him in a prominent position within the music world. This is a magnificent opportunity to enjoy this new work live, as well as hits such as...

Dance

19/03/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
Absolute masterpiece of Romantic dance theatre. It was premiered in 1841 at the Paris Opera, becoming a pure and fundamental piece of classical dance, both for the treatment of romantic ideals and for the use of the most refined theatrical technique of the 19th century. The Giselle ballet is...

Theatre

21/02/2020 - 22/02/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Medida x Medida (Measure for Measure), one of Shakespeare's most complex and richest pieces, finally reaches the Galician language by Quico Cadaval, a great friend of the bard from Avon. The story takes place in a surrealistic Vienna invented by Shakespeare. The president, Duke Vincenzo, goes...
22/02/2020
21:00 | Auditorio Abanca
After three years of success in Spanish theatres with the musical comedies 'El amor está en el aire' and 'El amor sigue en el aire', author and director Félix Sabroso and Seda Producciones are repeating with the same troupe of artists. With a new and luminous staging, a new ...
05/03/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The collective Can Cun Quinqué is a dynamic group involved in the socio-cultural core of the city and presents its new professional show. The piece is built through a process of research and artistic residencies. An inhospitable space, where we feel alone and observed. Whoever is on...
06/03/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
A painter, with many years of work, has long been immersed in a creative crisis. Since the unexpected death of his wife, who was everything to him, he was practically unable to paint again. It is summer and autumn 1975. The eldest daughter of both is in prison for her political activities, and...
12/03/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Play based on the transcripts of the trial of la Manada, constructed entirely from fragments of the declarations of the accused and the complainant published in various newspapers. A trial in which the denouncer is forced to give more details of her personal privacy than the...
14/03/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Matarile's latest creation directed by Ana Vallés is supported by a team of 14 people, nine of whom are interpreters. In 2018/19 the Azkuna Zentroa and the Centro de Danza de Zaragoza organise two auditions where 150 candidates are presented, two of which are selected to join the ...
28/03/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Going through the forests of memory we find a woman, many women, united by the same name, who incessantly ask themselves if there is a feminine destiny on Earth. As an echo of her own echo, in a journey that is not chronological but lived, Pope Joan wears male clothes and gives light in the...
02/04/2020 - 03/04/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
When Liberto was born, Ada's life stopped in its tracks. From a waiting room she will live the most decisive experience of her life. Ada will see how her life turns out from the various Copernican turns.  Liberto is a hymn to life, a theatre with live music that mixes reality and fiction...
24/04/2020
21:00 | Auditorio Abanca
Redford and Newman were inseparable friends in college, but the last time they saw each other was at Redford's wedding, almost twenty-five years ago. Redford and Newman were their college-era nicknames.  Newman has remained single. He is a well-known art dealer, has an art gallery and...
15/05/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
Isabel lives, or survives, in a modest flat with her son Miguel, a young, impulsive and generous disabled man. The unexpected visit of her youngest daughter, Sandra, a successful executive who has been absent for more than ten years, will turn the complex family relations upside down,...

Shows

06/03/2020 - 08/03/2020
Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
In the year of the 250th anniversary of the modern circus, we remember that throughout those years, the dream of many circus artists was to make others happy, defying Newton and his laws, turning the impossible into the possible, exciting.  Hand in hand with Emilio Aragón, ...
29/03/2020
18:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Compostela is a circus city, many circus artists reside in the city and want to celebrate their day, making a show of the best of their work with the best numbers of colleagues in the state. The Grand Circus Gala will feature a complete variety of acts from the most surprising and risky...
02/04/2020
21:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
The second Pantomime Full show since they've been known. They didn't even know that one-minute videos were going to be this good. But here they are. If you liked the first Pantomime Full show, they've worked on another 100% new one so you can watch them again and not feel cheated.

Storytelling

17/02/2020
Borriquita de Belem
New session of the show that unites oral tradition and music by Celso F. Sanmartín and Benxamín Otero.
06/03/2020
20:00 | Auditorio Abanca
La noche es comedia is a monologue show, hosted by Xavier Deltell linking the appearances of Oswaldo Digon, Txabi Franquessa, Álvaro Carrero and J. Luis Calero, with a series of sketches where the audience will enjoy the best comedians of the moment live.
20/03/2020
21:00 | Auditorio Abanca
Mi Lucha is Antonia San Juan's third one-woman show, after Otras Mujeres y las que Faltaban, in which the audience gets involved from the very first moment with the character, identifying situations that we can all face at one time or another in our lives: loneliness, love, illness or death.

For children

07/03/2020
18:30 | Teatro Principal
An obsessive, meticulous character. A unique being surrounded by an endless number of boxes that escape his control and with which he plays to shape his world. From the chaos emerges a delirious universe where he invents laughter, creating a comic madness and transforming himself into a new...
15/03/2020
18:00 | Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
The first musical from one of the most endearing films of recent times, created and performed by the Compañía de Teatro Musical de España. We can to enjoy the choreographies and voices of exception of all their interpreters in rigorous direct.
22/03/2020
12:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
As stated in the title of the new show, once again, Grupo Encanto will give the audience a special show based on solidarity, friendship, teamwork and empathy. With a careful selection of their long list of successes, this philosophy is further reinforced given the expansion to Latin American...

Fairs

29/02/2020
Plaza de Cervantes
Fair of Rosalian products with musical performances, theatre, regueifa and workshops.
05/03/2020 - 08/03/2020
Centro Comercial Área Central
The sixth edition of the Santiago Minerals Fair is attended by more than twenty exhibitors from various parts of Europe and Asia with minerals, buds and fossils from all over the world. The fair is also rounded off with different workshops, a thematic book stand, exhibitions and specialist...

Cinema

03/03/2020
20:00 | Centro Cultural Afundación
They are once again the protagonists of the Abanca social work film series. Four films that give voice to brave, daring, fighting women...  This cycle revolves around women and deals with issues such as the demand for rights, loneliness or decent work.  A transversal cycle that has as...
10/03/2020
20:00 | Centro Cultural Afundación
They are once again the protagonists of the Abanca social work film series. Four films that give voice to brave, daring, fighting women...  This cycle revolves around women and deals with issues such as the demand for rights, loneliness or decent work.  A transversal cycle that has as...
17/03/2020
20:00 | Centro Cultural Afundación
They are once again the protagonists of the Abanca social work film series. Four films that give voice to brave, daring, fighting women...  This cycle revolves around women and deals with issues such as the demand for rights, loneliness or decent work.  A transversal cycle that has as...
24/03/2020
20:00 | Centro Cultural Afundación
They are once again the protagonists of the Abanca social work film series. Four films that give voice to brave, daring, fighting women...  This cycle revolves around women and deals with issues such as the demand for rights, loneliness or decent work.  A transversal cycle that has as...

Fiestas

16/02/2020
19:00
The parish of Angrois in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance.
22/02/2020 - 26/02/2020
The parade of the MECO, the festival and costume contest, the parade and dialectic combats of the Xenerais da Ulla, the parade of floats and comparsas and, as a finishing touch, the burning of the MECO, are some of the most significant activities of these parties. Also, as it is a festive event...
22/02/2020
18:30
The parish of Aríns in Santiago de Compostela celebrates on february 22 its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance..    
23/02/2020
19:00
On the afternoon of February 23, the parish of O Eixo in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance, which involves a stagin where different characters take part.    
27/03/2020 - 30/03/2020
The ’romería’ of San Lázaro, a neighbourhood situated at the entrance of the city, on the Way of St. James, is both religious and gastronomic. The patron saint is honoured with a mass and a procession, in addition to an ancient tradition in which pig’s ...

Guided visits

13/03/2020
17:00 | Centro Sociocultural O Ensanche
Santiago de Compostela is known by the way to Santiago and being a World Heritage Site. And a cultural, educational and religious reference. But there are many aspects that its inhabitants are unaware of.  'Entendendo a cidade. Roteiros comentados' (Understanding the city. Commented...

Congresses and meetings

25/03/2020 - 28/03/2020
09:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura de Galicia, in Santiago de Compostela, will host the First International Congress of the Galician Theatre from the 25th to the 28th of March.

Conferences

29/02/2020
17:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Atlantic Emprende + Gaiás is a meeting place for professionals and students of the music industry, with the objective of developing markets, both for the music sector and for those companies that seek to promote their business by working with music as a tool.  Music creates...

Debates - colloquy

01/03/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The Philo Cafés at the CGAC are public conversations open to anyone interested in discussing philosophical concerns and points of view from any discipline or level of knowledge.
05/04/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The Philo Cafés at the CGAC are public conversations open to anyone interested in discussing philosophical concerns and points of view from any discipline or level of knowledge.
10/05/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The Philo Cafés at the CGAC are public conversations open to anyone interested in discussing philosophical concerns and points of view from any discipline or level of knowledge.

Exhibitions

21/02/2020 - 01/06/2020
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
As a member of the first generation of installation artists that emerged in the American art scene in early years of the nineteen-seventies, Francesc Torres (Barcelona, Spain, 1948) is widely known as one of the historic points of reference in multimedia installation art. His personal and...
06/03/2020 - 14/06/2020
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Manfred Gnädinger (Radolfzell, 1936 - Camariñas, 2002) better known as Man de Camelle, was portrayed for decades by the press as an extravagant character, preventing us from looking beyond and acknowledging the true artistic dimension of his life and work.
13/03/2020 - 03/06/2020
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Caosmos is an approach to the career of the Galician artist Antón Patiño (Monforte de Lemos, Lugo, 1957), focussing on an anthology of pieces that covers different stages of his work in the field of plastic arts, from his participation in the foundation of Atlántica (a...

Religious

03/04/2020 - 19/04/2020
April 3  9:00 pm. Praza de San Miguel dos Agros. Procession of Our Lady of Sorrow April 5. Palm Sunday  10:45 am. Campiño de San Francisco. Procession of The Entry Into Jerusalem 6:00 pm. Igrexa das Ánimas. Procession of "La...
03/04/2020
21:00 | Iglesia de San Miguel dos Agros
PROCESION OF "LA VIRGEN DE LOS DOLORES" Brotherhood of "Nuestro Padre Jesús Nazareno y la Santísima Virgen de los Dolores" Time  Friday, April 3, 2020. 9.00 pm.  Home  Church of San Miguel dos Agros  Itinerary Praza de San Miguel dos Agros...
05/04/2020
18:00 | Iglesia de As Ánimas
PROCESSION OF 'LA ESPERANZA' Brotherhood of 'La Esperanza' Time Palm Sunday (Sunday, April, 5 2020). Home  Igrexa das Ánimas Itinerary Praza das Ánimas - Rúa das Casas Reais – Praza de Cervantes – Rúa do Preguntoiro – Rúa...
05/04/2020
10:45 | Iglesia de la Tercera Orden
   
06/04/2020
21:30 | Iglesia de Santa María do Camiño
PROCESSION OF 'LA HUMILDAD' Brotherhood of 'La Humildad' Time Monday, April, 6 2020: 9.30 pm  Home Church of Santa María do Camiño Itinerary Igrexa de Santa María do Camiño - Rúa Travesa - Rúa das Casas Reais - Praza de...
07/04/2020
22:30 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
PROCESSION OF THE PRAYER IN THE GARDEN AND ARREST OF JESUS Franciscan Brotherhood of La Veracruz Time  Holy Tuesday (Tuesday, April, 7 2020). 10:30 pm  Home Igrexa Conventual de San Francisco Itinerary Campiño de San Francisco - Rúa San Francisco -...
07/04/2020
21:00 | Convento e Iglesia de las Madres Mercedarias
PROCESSION OF 'SANTÍSIMO CRISTO DE LA PACIENCIA' Brotherhood of 'Cristo de la Paciencia' Time  Holy Tuesday (Tuesday, April, 7 2020). 9 pm  Home Igrexa da Mercé de Conxo  Itinerary Igrexa das Nais Mercedarias – Tránsito da...
08/04/2020
23:00 | Convento, Iglesia y Colegio de las Huérfanas
PROCESSION OF 'LOS ESTUDIANTES'  Brotherhood of 'Stmo. Cristo de la Misericordia, Nuestro Padre Jesús de la Esperanza y Nuestra Señora de los Remedios' Time Holy Wednesday (Wednesday, April, 8 2020): 11 pm Home-Starting point Igrexa das...
08/04/2020
20:00 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
WAY OF THE CROSS Coordinator of Secular Religious Organisations Time Holy Wednesday (Wednesday, April 8, 2020). 8.00 pm Organisation Coordinator of Secular Religious Organisations Home-Starting point Igrexa de San Francisco Itinerary Igrexa de San Francisco -...
09/04/2020
23:30 | Convento e Iglesia de Santo Agostiño
PROCESSION OF 'JESÚS FLAGELADO' Brotherhood of 'Nuestro Padre Jesús Flagelado' Time Maundy Thursday (April, 9 2020). 11:30 pm  Home  Igrexa de Santo Agostiño   Itinerary Igrexa de Santo Agostiño - Praza de Santo...
09/04/2020
19:30 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
PROCESSION OF 'LA ÚLTIMA CENA DEL SALVADOR' Franciscan Brotherhood of 'La Veracruz' Time Maundy Thursday (Thursday, April 9, 2020). 7:30 pm  Home  Igrexa de San Francisco  Itinerary Campiño de San Francisco – Rúa de...
10/04/2020
23:00 | Iglesia de Santa María Salomé
PROCESSION OF "LA VIRGEN DE LA SOLEDAD" Brotherhood: Cofradía de la Virgen de la Soledad Time Good Friday (Friday, April 10, 2020). 11:00 pm Home  Igrexa de Santa María Salomé  Itinerary Igrexa de Santa María Salomé -...
10/04/2020
20:00 | Iglesia y Convento de San Domingos de Bonaval
PROCESSION OF THE HOLY BURIAL OF JESUS Brotherhood: Cofradía Numeraria del Rosario Time Good Friday (Friday, April 10, 2020): 8 pm  Home  San Domingos de Bonaval  Itinerary Campo de San Domingos de Bonaval - Costa de San Domingos de...
10/04/2020
18:00 | Iglesia da Nosa Señora da Angustia
PROCESSION OF 'LA QUINTA ANGUSTIA' Brotherhood of 'Nuestra Señora de la Quinta Angustia'  Time Good Friday (Friday, April, 10 2020): 6 pm  Home  Church of Nuestra Señora da Quinta Angustia  Itinerary Campo da Angustia –...
10/04/2020
10:30 | Iglesia de San Miguel dos Agros
PROCESSION OF THE HOLY ENCOUNTER Brotherhood of 'Noso Pai Xesús Nazareno e a Santísima Virxe das Dores' Time Good Friday (Friday, April 10, 2020). 10:30 am Home Igrexa de San Miguel dos Agros Itinerary Praza da Quintana (Sermon of the Encounter)–...
11/04/2020
20:00
PROCESSION OF "LOS HERMANOS" Brotherhood of "Cristo de la Unción y Nuestra Señora de la Serenidad" Time Holy Saturday (Saturday, April 11, 2020). 8 pm Home-Starting point Colexio da Inmaculada. Rúa Concepción...
12/04/2020
10:30 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
PROCESSION OF THE RESURRECTION OF CHRIST Franciscan Brotherhood of 'La Veracruz' Time Sunday, April 12, 2020. 10:30 am Home  Church of San Francisco Itinerary Campiño de San Francisco - Rúa de San Francisco - Praza do Obradoiro -  Rúa...
19/04/2020
11:00 | Convento de clausura de Nuestra Señora de la Merced
PROCESSION OF 'EL CRISTO DE LA PACIENCIA' Brotherhood of 'El Cristo de la Paciencia'  Time Dominica in Albis (Sunday, April 19, 2020). 11 am  Home  Igrexa da Mercé de Conxo  Itinerary Catedral de Santiago - Praza das Praterías...

Annual

15/06/2020 - 17/06/2020
Salón Teatro
Agadic organizes this Galician performing arts market festival. Through a selection of recently produced shows and a programme of parallel activities, this initiative takes the pulse of the current situation of the sector in Galicia. At the same time, it provides its professionals with a...

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