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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

from 30 March, 2020

Music

16/05/2020
20:00 | Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
This female vocal music quintet specialized in ancient music will perform pieces related to the areas of the itinerary to the Holy Land followed in the 4th century by Egeria, the first female traveller in history to leave a written document of her journey. The concert will be broadcast on...

Theatre

01/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
Quico Cadaval directs and adapts this fabulous text in which the playwright mixes current elements, social criticism, political jokes, plot anachronisms, commentaries alien to the tradition of the marvelous story and many other things. The liberating function of laughter, political corruption,...
01/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
The route of this show, the first that the company created after receiving the National Theatre Award, took the Chevere Company all over the state, and also took them through France and Portugal. 132 performances with which they would bring over 32,000 people closer to a work that explores...
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,...
06/06/2020
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...
03/07/2020
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 ...
09/07/2020 - 10/07/2020
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...

Shows

05/07/2020
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...

Storytelling

09/05/2020 - 06/06/2020
Every Saturday from May 9 to June 6, six storytellers will bring their stories from their home to ours, because oral narration has that magic of not knowing about limits of time and space.
17/05/2020
19:00 | Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
On this día das Letras Galegas we will delight, from the humor, with the stories based on the Galician traditions and other cultures, which connect with the Way of Saint James, with the Museum and with the concept of vital itinerary. It will be transmitted through the Museum's...

For children

01/05/2020 - 31/05/2020
Primavera das Letras, the site of the Real Academia Galega for the youngest members of the family, offers digital content about the life and work of Carvalho Calero, including interviews, the series of micro-spaces #UnhapalabraparadonRicardo and special content from the Portal das Palabras.
01/05/2020 - 31/07/2020
Museo de Historia Natural de la Universidad de Santiago
Every Tuesday and Friday, the Natural History Museum of the USC brings us a new activity for confinement aimed at children. Each publication contains a manual activity, an information sheet and questions about the subject to be dealt with.
10/05/2020
18:00 | La Salle
The Onbeat Company brings us El Origen del Hielo, a tribute to Frozen. With its interactive style with the audience, the quality of its voices, the spectacular nature of its choreography, its careful staging and its tribute formula where the characters act as presenters of the songs, family fun...
16/05/2020
17:00 | Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
In this workshop, children will participate in a fun activity linked to the contents of the Museum. The real animals or their mythical figures will be the source of inspiration to create new allegorical hybrids. The guided activity will be carried out virtually through an online platform and...

Literature

Educational events

01/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
The Museo Centro Gaiás has prepared a series of creative and artistic challenges for children around its spaces and exhibitions. The Raposa Fedella is the character that guides us in this educational adventure that deepens in the contents in a playful and accessible way.
01/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
Atopando Compostela is a game about the toponymy of the Concello de Santiago recommended for people over 12 years old. The participants will be immersed in a playful and educational journey, thanks to which they will approach the territory and the names of its places.

Cinema

01/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
While keeping its doors closed, NUMAX opens new windows for quality movies into our homes. The NUMAX Cinema moves to NUMAX na casa, a special line of programming that includes premiere, re-release or repertory films on numax.org.

Courses and workshops

15/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
Due to the current circumstances of social isolation caused by the coronavirus, the City Council of Santiago offers an online training plan, which aims to open new opportunities for professional retraining, to adapt to the changing needs of the labor market and to strengthen the ability of job...

Guided visits

01/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
Enjoy on your mobile phone the only official audio guide for the visit to the Cathedral of Santiago. While the Cathedral remains closed due to the coronavirus emergency, the download application will be completely free.
16/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
While you stay at home, we open our audioguides for you to enjoy this guided tour of Santiago de Compostela for free.
17/04/2020
18:00
Turismo de Galicia publishes every day in its Instagram account virtual visits to different spaces.  Today it is the turn of the Mosteiro de San Martiño Pinario, a great monument with which to travel the most salient stages of art history.    

Others

01/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
Afundación transfers all its activity to the web, with live broadcasts, daily news, permanent updates and a living collection already made up of more than 300 educational, social and cultural resources.
23/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
Turismo de Santiago invites you to tour the city without leaving home through the eyes of producers and creators from different parts of the world collected in our Video section.

Conferences

20/05/2020
17:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The two well-known popularizers Deborah García Bello and Quantum Fracture, in a talk with Miguel Ángel Cajigal, El Barroquista, will talk about how to approach scientific popularization and how to make pure science fun and engage a general audience of millions of people interested...

Debates - colloquy

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

01/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
The Cathedral of Santiago Museum allows visitors to deepen their knowledge of the history and art of the Cathedral, through its different spaces and the temporary exhibitions it organizes; a visit to the history and art of the Cathedral of Santiago through its best artistic pieces.
01/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
Galicia, un relato no mundo explores the interaction, role and impact of the Galician historical territory on the rest of the world, breaking with the myth of isolation and periphery, in a journey that takes us from prehistory to the present day. Through this virtual window, different materials...
20/04/2020 - 30/06/2020
This exhibition attempts to bring the public closer to the importance of research in microbiology by explaining, in very simple language, how human, animal and environmental factors contribute to the expansion of epidemic outbreaks in a globalized world, where infectious agents move freely...
11/05/2020 - 30/06/2020
The Cathedral of Santiago Foundation has developed a project to digitalize part of its cultural heritage and art collections. This is the first phase of a larger project that has a double objective: firstly, to have digital resources for the documentation and conservation of the pieces and,...

Religious

03/04/2020 - 12/04/2020
The Junta de Cofradías de Santiago de Compostela proposes us to celebrate Holy Week 2020 from home with its initiative Semana Santa en casa.
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...
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...

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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