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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

from 15 July, 2020

Music

16/07/2020
21:30 | Borriquita de Belem
16/07/2020
21:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura's open-air concert series adapts on this occasion to what the new normality demands of us; smaller formats reducing the capacity of assistance to enjoy this experience with the assurance that health protection and social distance measures are being complied...
17/07/2020
20:00 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Peregrinos Musicales organizes this concert by the DeLis Duo -Irma Bau, cello and Irina Veselova, piano-, who will perform Beethoven's Sonatas for cello and piano, commemorating the 250th anniversary of his birth.    
23/07/2020
21:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura's open-air concert series adapts on this occasion to what the new normality demands of us; smaller formats reducing the capacity of assistance to enjoy this experience with the assurance that health protection and social distance measures are being complied...
29/07/2020
21:30 | Borriquita de Belem
06/08/2020
21:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura's open-air concert series adapts on this occasion to what the new normality demands of us; smaller formats reducing the capacity of assistance to enjoy this experience with the assurance that health protection and social distance measures are being complied...
07/08/2020
20:00 | Parque de Vista Alegre (Finca Simeón)
The Taller Atlántico Contemporáneo celebrates ten years of multidisciplinary activity in our country this year 2020, with presence in the most prestigious festivals and venues in the state. This concert is part of the celebrations of this tenth anniversary.
13/08/2020
21:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura's open-air concert series adapts on this occasion to what the new normality demands of us; smaller formats reducing the capacity of assistance to enjoy this experience with the assurance that health protection and social distance measures are being complied...
19/08/2020
21:30 | Borriquita de Belem
Jazz Trio
20/08/2020
21:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura's open-air concert series adapts on this occasion to what the new normality demands of us; smaller formats reducing the capacity of assistance to enjoy this experience with the assurance that health protection and social distance measures are being complied...
21/08/2020
12:30 | Iglesia de As Ánimas
A new 20-minute concert format, which will allow a different approach to organ music and to get to know its performers at the same time. On this occasion, the hosts will be Andrés Cea from Seville and María José Cerviño from Compostela, who will allow us to...
23/08/2020
20:30 | Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
25/08/2020
12:30 | Iglesia de San Miguel dos Agros
A new 20-minute concert format, which will allow a different approach to organ music and to get to know its performers at the same time. On this occasion, the hosts will be Andrés Cea from Seville and María José Cerviño from Compostela, who will allow us to...
26/08/2020
19:30 | Hotel NH Collection Santiago de Compostela *****
The roof of the Hotel NH Collection Santiago once again offers music and gourmet savories during its delivery in 2020. Appointments will be as always free after previous collection of prior invitation from 7:30 pm, every concert day at the reception in the hotel. The nights will start with...
26/08/2020
20:30 | Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
The sound artist and composer, Xoán-Xil López, presents a work inspired by the text of the same title, included in the book of poems El Poeta Asesinado, by the French writer Guillaume Apollinaire.    
27/08/2020
21:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura's open-air concert series adapts on this occasion to what the new normality demands of us; smaller formats reducing the capacity of assistance to enjoy this experience with the assurance that health protection and social distance measures are being complied...
30/08/2020
20:30 | Monasterio e Iglesia de San Paio de Antealtares
The Van Eyck Project, led by gambist Elizabeth Rumsey, counts on virtuoso organist Brett Leighton and soprano Sabine Lutzenberger to present a delicate program of music full of melodic subtleties and complex rhythmic games, which explores the connections between the lyrics of courtly love from...
01/09/2020
20:30 | Iglesia de San Fiz de Solovio
Tasto Solo presents a captivating program, which explores the origins of polyphony in Europe, through a varied selection of motets, composed in the mid-13th century, along with other pieces characteristic of the Ars Antiqua and early Ars Nova as the organum-florido (Gregorian chant ...
03/09/2020
21:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura's open-air concert series adapts on this occasion to what the new normality demands of us; smaller formats reducing the capacity of assistance to enjoy this experience with the assurance that health protection and social distance measures are being complied...
03/09/2020
21:30 | Borriquita de Belem
06/09/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Fados concert    
10/09/2020
21:00 | Casa das Crechas
Pablo Sanmamed Trio begins to operate in 2015 and presents a repertoire made up of his own compositions. In his aesthetic idea, irregular measures prevail over themes of his own composition or versions, looking for different points of view within the sonority of the standard trio (piano,...
17/09/2020
21:00 | Casa das Crechas
A band with a shredding rhythm and good vibes: ska, reggae, funk, rock, balkan, rap... music so that the audience does not stop jumping.
19/09/2020
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
22/09/2020
21:30 | Borriquita de Belem
David Regueiro, with more than a dozen albums, with hundreds of performances in different countries and with the unanimous applause of the press and public, has established himself as one of the most prominent Gypsy Jazz guitarists in the Iberian Peninsula.
27/09/2020
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...
18/10/2020
20:00 | Sala Capitol
Tribute concert to Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Soundgarden.
27/11/2020
22:00 | Moon Music Club
09/01/2021
21:00 | Sala Capitol
Miriam Rodriguez is back on stage. After a year of intense work between London, Mexico and Spain, she presents her new tour La dirección de tu suerte.
08/05/2021
21:00 | Sala Malatesta

Dance

03/08/2020
20:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
The piece emerges as a need for movement research, based on the world of refugees and borders. Frontier barriers that, for centuries, we placed between worlds, countries and people. This distance, real and hypothetical, places both performers in a relationship of approach and distance, of power...
10/08/2020
20:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
During the journey the bodies move because of the desire to be seen. The ego emerges from the sweat of the crowd. Life is a journey of bodies that desire and move. A voice says: just look. Am I what?' is the stage form that takes the need to question who they are. This question arises from a...
17/08/2020
20:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
What if the only thing that can move with absolute awareness and control is the legs? Through researching this idea, I developed a personal quality of movement. Opp talks about duality, about the existence of antonyms, about the search for agreement to move forward; but also about many other...
23/09/2020
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...

Performance

01/08/2020
19:00
Interdisciplinary artist Monica Mura will walk through the streets of the historic city center wearing The New Armor, an ancient artifact rescued and updated to fight the invisible enemy of the post-Covid-19 era.  The action aims to explore the real difficulties that arise when it...

Shows

18/07/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
Mercedes e máis eu is the product of the collaboration between the artist Janet Novás and the composer Mercedes Peón.
24/07/2020
23:30
This year, the pyrotechnic show that marks one of the most eagerly awaited moments of the Festas do Apóstolo changes location so that everyone can enjoy it from their own neighbourhoods, and in many cases from their own homes.
29/07/2020
21:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
04/08/2020
19:30 | Plaza de la Quintana
The Colectivo de Rúa and the Colectivo Circonove present the first Cabaré de Verán 2020, with performances for all audiences: clowning, juggling, balancing...    
06/08/2020
20:00 | Plaza de la Quintana
The drawing of life begins. You are born and find a world to discover, a world to run and turn. Time passes, the years go by, and suddenly you have no time to play. And the wind blows, the wind of chance, that tickles you, that pushes you, that brings you and takes you and maybe with good luck...
13/08/2020
20:00 | Plaza de la Quintana
Flou Papagayo is an ode to the soul and to multi-colour. A powerful and inevitable need to excavate and rediscover all the faces and nuances of this inner parrot that moves our bodies, howling to express itself unconditionally and that, without law or code, sustains our vital and scenic...
18/08/2020
20:00 | Plaza de la Quintana
Two high quality international companies join their components from Italy, France, Chile and Portugal to create this show. The show uses acrobatic performances as a mechanism to reveal how we think and how our mind is structured, in a journey towards self-knowledge.  The idea of the...
20/08/2020
20:00 | Plaza de la Quintana
El gran final aims to be a tragicomedy that bases its essence on the reunion of two clowns who had to separate many years ago due to the outbreak of a civil war. This war interrupts their last performance, just before the great final act. The conflict forces them to go their separate ways and...
27/08/2020
20:00 | Plaza de la Quintana
The new Circo Expreso show after the success of Un Día de Playa. A strong, smart, attractive and funny woman meets a stupid... man. He must do anything to be with her, and she will do anything to escape. She's a self-made woman, he's childish.  We will see how their frantic...
24/09/2020
20:00
According to the Kaon Lin tradition of Chinese bimillinerary culture, the god Kuan Lon, the only deity living in a canteen, allows a human being to enjoy clairvoyance fourteen times in one lifetime. Faemino and Cansado pass by the Kaon Lin tradition of the bimillenary Chinese culture, like many...
25/10/2020
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...
15/01/2021
21:00 | Auditorio Abanca
Martita de Graná, one of the most media-friendly and entertaining influencers in the world today, is taking to the stage in the best theatres and concert halls in Spain. Her success is so great that her father still doesn't believe it; hence the name of her show Mi padre...

For children

22/07/2020
12:00 | Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
03/08/2020 - 04/09/2020
11:45
Open activities organized by Xandobela to play, know,  discover, share, and, finally, to recover the street as play space and meeting for children.
04/08/2020
18:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
In Bonaval Park, Storytelling Tuesdays during the month of August, as part of the activities of the Apego program.
05/08/2020
19:00
August is the month of the summer that we link more with the vacations and with amusing plans in family. And in the Cidade da Cultura you will find them with a programme that perfectly combines leisure and culture for your children.  Agosto Monicrequeiro starts on the first ...
05/08/2020
12:00 | Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
11/08/2020
18:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
In Bonaval Park, Storytelling Tuesdays during the month of August, as part of the activities of the Apego program.
12/08/2020
19:00
August is the month of the summer that we link more with the vacations and with amusing plans in family. And in the Cidade da Cultura you will find them with a programme that perfectly combines leisure and culture for your children.  Agosto Monicrequeiro starts on the first ...
18/08/2020
18:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
In Bonaval Park, Storytelling Tuesdays during the month of August, as part of the activities of the Apego program.
19/08/2020
19:00
August is the month of the summer that we link more with the vacations and with amusing plans in family. And in the Cidade da Cultura you will find them with a programme that perfectly combines leisure and culture for your children.  Agosto Monicrequeiro starts on the first ...
19/08/2020
12:00 | Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
25/08/2020
18:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
In Bonaval Park, Storytelling Tuesdays during the month of August, as part of the activities of the Apego program.
20/09/2020
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...

Festival

Free
01/08/2020 - 01/09/2020
From August 1st to September 1st, dance, circus, poetry, music, heritage and much more in the streets of Compostela.  Download the complete programme and book the invitations on the Compostela Cultura website.

Congresses and meetings

07/08/2020 - 13/08/2020
Throughout the month of August, a series of activities designed by the City Council of Santiago and Compostela Ilustrada will take place throughout the city, mixing, as always, drawing and culture, and in which we will have some top-level guests so that nobody leaves their watercolours and...

Literature

05/08/2020
20:00 | Parque de la Alameda
Na distancia medran versos is the proposal of poetry of the Festival C for the month of August, which will take place in the Paseo da Ferradura of the Alameda . There we will be able to enjoy recitals of recognized voices of the Galician poetry.

Fiestas

17/07/2020 - 31/07/2020
This year's Apostle's festivities bring proposals for all audiences in smaller and safer formats, giving a boost to local and nearby artists, complemented by other more renowned artists to make a program for all audiences. Circus, music, cinema and humour join the traditional events of these...

Guided visits

17/07/2020 - 30/09/2020
10:00 | Casa de la Troya
01/08/2020
19:30
Through various places in Compostela linked to his life, we will get to know the biography and career of Isaac Díaz Pardo, a native of Compostela and one of the most important figures in our recent history. Rua das Hortas, Obradoiro Square, the Main Theatre or the Sargadelos Gallery...
02/08/2020
19:30
Through various places in Compostela linked to his life, we will get to know the biography and career of Isaac Díaz Pardo, a native of Compostela and one of the most important figures in our recent history. Rua das Hortas, Obradoiro Square, the Main Theatre or the Sargadelos Gallery...
02/08/2020
12:00
Through various places in Compostela linked to his life, we will get to know the biography and career of Isaac Díaz Pardo, a native of Compostela and one of the most important figures in our recent history. Rua das Hortas, Obradoiro Square, the Main Theatre or the Sargadelos Gallery...
06/08/2020
19:30
Through various places in Compostela linked to his life, we will get to know the biography and career of Isaac Díaz Pardo, a native of Compostela and one of the most important figures in our recent history. Rua das Hortas, Obradoiro Square, the Main Theatre or the Sargadelos Gallery...
07/08/2020
19:30
Through various places in Compostela linked to his life, we will get to know the biography and career of Isaac Díaz Pardo, a native of Compostela and one of the most important figures in our recent history. Rua das Hortas, Obradoiro Square, the Main Theatre or the Sargadelos Gallery...

Conferences

20/08/2020
17:30 | Iglesia y Convento de San Domingos de Bonaval
Whith the expert in organ conservation and restoration, Óscar Laguna, one of the members of the team who worked on the recovery of organs such as those of the University Church, San Paio or Iria Flavia, we will take a look back at the fruits of the restoration work undertaken in recent...

Exhibitions

22/07/2020 - 10/01/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
This is a journey to childhood for both for adults and children, and an invitation to discover how childhood has been projected in the cinema over its more than one hundred years of history. This is the idea behind the exhibition organised in the City of Culture by La ...
25/07/2020 - 04/10/2020
Museo do Pobo Galego
The Museo do Pobo Galego Library has an interesting and multidisciplinary bibliographic and documentary collection, mostly coming from both private and institutional contributions. On this occasion, we are going to get to know Galicia through a careful anthology of tourist guides (books,...
27/07/2020 - 16/08/2020
Parque de la Alameda
Andrade is the Galician master to whom the Galician Academy of Fine Arts dedicates the Day of the Galician Arts 2020, for the diffusion of his figure and artistic trajectory. Andrade is one of the first great natural architects of Galicia in the middle of the Baroque, master of the most...
01/08/2020 - 20/09/2020
Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo
Following the cycle of exhibitions based on the influence of the Parisian school, from this August, in the heart of Compostela, it will be possible to make a journey to the first half of the 20th century, through the art of the great masters who lived in the French capital in search of the...
01/10/2020 - 31/01/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Galicia, de Nós a nós will be the most ambitious exhibition to date on the Nós Generation. It aims to show society the significance of what, together with the Rexurdimento, is probably the most relevant historical moment in the shaping of Galician culture and...

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