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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

from 31 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...
21/06/2020
Under the slogan Music for Walkers, the European Day of Music will be celebrated on Sunday 21 June. Compostela joins this celebration with a programme of open-air concerts in different styles in squares and streets throughout the day. The concerts will have a flashmob format, to avoid crowds of...
21/06/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Baroque, traditional, avant-garde and electronic music. Three different styles to celebrate in the Gaiás during a whole day the Day of the Music 2020 with the performances of El afecto ilustrado, Faia and Chisme. + INFO
27/06/2020
12:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
At the same time as the summer, a new cycle of music in the City of Culture, dedicated to the classics, will be reborn. Through the classical Matinees of Gaiás we will undertake a musical journey on Saturday mornings, which will take us from the classicism of Mozart to the...
04/07/2020
12:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
At the same time as the summer, a new cycle of music in the City of Culture, dedicated to the classics, will be reborn. Through the classical Matinees of Gaiás we will undertake a musical journey on Saturday mornings, which will take us from the classicism of Mozart to the...
07/07/2020
21:30 | Borriquita de Belem
Borriquita de Belem resumes her live music agenda with Inés Carreño, presenting her first album within the programme of Clubtura -Asociación Galega de Salas de Música ao Vivo-    
08/07/2020
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...
09/07/2020 - 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...
11/07/2020
12:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
At the same time as the summer, a new cycle of music in the City of Culture, dedicated to the classics, will be reborn. Through the classical Matinees of Gaiás we will undertake a musical journey on Saturday mornings, which will take us from the classicism of Mozart to the...
15/07/2020
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...
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.
11/08/2020 - 15/08/2020
21:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
The festival Feito a Man returns this year in a smaller format and a new location. From the streets of the old town it goes to the park of Bonaval, with a week of double concerts every night in thematic sessions of rock, jazz and folk.
11/08/2020
21:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
The festival Feito a Man returns this year in a smaller format and a new location. From the streets of the old town it goes to the park of Bonaval, with a week of double concerts every night in thematic sessions of rock, jazz and folk.
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...
14/08/2020 - 16/08/2020
18:00
The Compostela en Marcha cycle was created with the main objective of developing activities to revitalise, enhance and support the hotel and catering sector. The Seráns de Tardeo offer music and product tasting in different locations of the city.    
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 | Capela Xeral de 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    
09/09/2020 - 23/09/2020
Auditorio de Galicia
The Xornadas de Música Contemporánea, promoted by the City Council, the USC and the CGAC, return from September 9th to 23rd with a proposal of half a dozen concerts and shows that bring to Compostela the most innovative proposals of the contemporary music scene.
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,...
16/09/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The CDG celebrates the centenary of the Salón Teatro with the musical programme Mércores de varanda, which will offer eight concerts by Galician artists and groups to commemorate the centenary of the inauguration of this building on Rúa Nova in Compostela, where the Xunta...
18/09/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The Lied Cycle, organised by the Santiago City Council with the support of the Asociación de Amigos de la Ópera de Santiago de Compostela and the support of the A Coruña Provincial Council, will celebrate its 21st edition in 2020. Under the title A beleza da...
22/09/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
This event is part of the cycle of concerts commemorating the bicentenary of the birth of Concepción Arenal.
22/09/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The Lied Cycle, organised by the Santiago City Council with the support of the Asociación de Amigos de la Ópera de Santiago de Compostela and the support of the A Coruña Provincial Council, will celebrate its 21st edition in 2020. Under the title A beleza da...
23/09/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The CDG celebrates the centenary of the Salón Teatro with the musical programme Mércores de varanda, which will offer eight concerts by Galician artists and groups to commemorate the centenary of the inauguration of this building on Rúa Nova in Compostela, where the Xunta...
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...
29/09/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
29/09/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The Lied Cycle, organised by the Santiago City Council with the support of the Asociación de Amigos de la Ópera de Santiago de Compostela and the support of the A Coruña Provincial Council, will celebrate its 21st edition in 2020. Under the title A beleza da...
30/09/2020 - 02/10/2020
19:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
To welcome the Compostela public, as for health safety reasons this year the orchestra cannot go to the neighbourhoods, it will invite the neighbourhood associations to the Auditorio de Galicia, to 3 concerts to be held on the 30th of September and the 1st and 2nd of...
30/09/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The CDG celebrates the centenary of the Salón Teatro with the musical programme Mércores de varanda, which will offer eight concerts by Galician artists and groups to commemorate the centenary of the inauguration of this building on Rúa Nova in Compostela, where the Xunta...
04/10/2020
12:00 | Teatro Principal
In tempo cos ventos is the title that groups the fourteen concerts that the Municipal Band will give in the next three months. This season there will be important collaborations: Abrahan Cupeiro, Esteban Batallán, José Alberto Pina and Marina Penas, which enrich the already wide...
04/10/2020 - 31/12/2020
Teatro Principal
In tempo cos ventos is the title that groups the fourteen concerts that the Municipal Band will give in the next three months. This season there will be important collaborations: Abrahan Cupeiro, Esteban Batallán, José Alberto Pina and Marina Penas, which enrich the already wide...
06/10/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
This event is part of the cycle of concerts commemorating the bicentenary of the birth of Concepción Arenal.
07/10/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The CDG celebrates the centenary of the Salón Teatro with the musical programme Mércores de varanda, which will offer eight concerts by Galician artists and groups to commemorate the centenary of the inauguration of this building on Rúa Nova in Compostela, where the Xunta...
08/10/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
To welcome the Compostela public, as for health safety reasons this year the orchestra cannot go to the neighbourhoods, it will invite the neighbourhood associations to the Auditorio de Galicia, to 3 concerts to be held on the 30th of September and the 1st and 2nd of...
11/10/2020
12:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
In tempo cos ventos is the title that groups the fourteen concerts that the Municipal Band will give in the next three months. This season there will be important collaborations: Abrahan Cupeiro, Esteban Batallán, José Alberto Pina and Marina Penas, which enrich the already wide...
14/10/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The CDG celebrates the centenary of the Salón Teatro with the musical programme Mércores de varanda, which will offer eight concerts by Galician artists and groups to commemorate the centenary of the inauguration of this building on Rúa Nova in Compostela, where the Xunta...
15/10/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
To welcome the Compostela public, as for health safety reasons this year the orchestra cannot go to the neighbourhoods, it will invite the neighbourhood associations to the Auditorio de Galicia, to 3 concerts to be held on the 30th of September and the 1st and 2nd of...
16/10/2020
20:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
In tempo cos ventos is the title that groups the fourteen concerts that the Municipal Band will give in the next three months. This season there will be important collaborations: Abrahan Cupeiro, Esteban Batallán, José Alberto Pina and Marina Penas, which enrich the already wide...
21/10/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The CDG celebrates the centenary of the Salón Teatro with the musical programme Mércores de varanda, which will offer eight concerts by Galician artists and groups to commemorate the centenary of the inauguration of this building on Rúa Nova in Compostela, where the Xunta...
22/10/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
To welcome the Compostela public, as for health safety reasons this year the orchestra cannot go to the neighbourhoods, it will invite the neighbourhood associations to the Auditorio de Galicia, to 3 concerts to be held on the 30th of September and the 1st and 2nd of...
24/10/2020
20:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
28/10/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
This event is part of the cycle of concerts commemorating the bicentenary of the birth of Concepción Arenal.
28/10/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The CDG celebrates the centenary of the Salón Teatro with the musical programme Mércores de varanda, which will offer eight concerts by Galician artists and groups to commemorate the centenary of the inauguration of this building on Rúa Nova in Compostela, where the Xunta...
31/10/2020
20:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
03/11/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
05/11/2020
Auditorio de Galicia
The Auditorio de Galicia is hosting the opera by Gluck Orfeo and Eurydice in a context where health restrictions will influence not only the stalls but also the stage. The performance of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia and the soloist voices of the lyric representation will be ...
06/11/2020 - 08/11/2020
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
The Museum of Pilgrimages is celebrating the 5th anniversary of its new exhibition site in Praza das Praterías with a series of activities over the weekend.
10/11/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
14/11/2020
20:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
17/11/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
26/11/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
To welcome the Compostela public, as for health safety reasons this year the orchestra cannot go to the neighbourhoods, it will invite the neighbourhood associations to the Auditorio de Galicia, to 3 concerts to be held on the 30th of September and the 1st and 2nd of...
01/12/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
15/12/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
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.
16/01/2021
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
23/01/2021
21:00 | Sala Capitol
08/05/2021
21:00 | Sala Malatesta

Dance

04/07/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The body and the land tighten their bonds in a dance and music show that transports us to the hard beauty of the work in the fields. Women are at the centre of this telluric connection; day and night, day after day repeated in an inexhaustible succession of seasons. The sun and the rain, the...
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...
11/09/2020
20:30
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...
11/10/2020
19:00 | Plaza de la Quintana
forest - basoa -, which hides, which covers. Magical or terrifying place. Like the forest that he wanted to cover up and make us forget a moment in history full of tragic references. A refugee camp, a concentration camp... Gurs, an place where hundreds of people gathered and died. A place close...
28/11/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The artist/mass, DJ/bodies, music/movement dialogue is integrated into a night or concert environment through the lighting proposal and the strong commitment to live music. The bodies that attend the DIRECTO9 concert live a group experience. As if they were athletes' bodies, they take their...
19/12/2020
18:30 | Teatro Principal

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,...
Evento virtual
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,...
01/07/2020 - 18/07/2020
Salón Teatro
Throughout the month of July, the USC develops its performing arts festival, with an extensive program that includes dance, music and theater.
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 ...
04/07/2020 - 05/07/2020
Salón Teatro
An absolutely ordinary woman, one of those who know that they will never appear in any history book, discovers that she is getting old, and if she does not change something she will freeze to death. She decides, then, to make a fantasy come true and invite us to witness her great...
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...
17/09/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
01/10/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The Teatro do Atlántico company is celebrating its 35th anniversary by staging four of its latest productions. More than three decades at the forefront of Galician theatre make this company one of the most important values of our theatre scene.
02/10/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The Teatro do Atlántico company is celebrating its 35th anniversary by staging four of its latest productions. More than three decades at the forefront of Galician theatre make this company one of the most important values of our theatre scene.
03/10/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The Teatro do Atlántico company is celebrating its 35th anniversary by staging four of its latest productions. More than three decades at the forefront of Galician theatre make this company one of the most important values of our theatre scene.
04/10/2020
18:00 | Salón Teatro
The Teatro do Atlántico company is celebrating its 35th anniversary by staging four of its latest productions. More than three decades at the forefront of Galician theatre make this company one of the most important values of our theatre scene.
22/10/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
In Hamlet, the plot moves to modernity, making an analogy between the old Kingdom of Denmark, where the original piece is developed, and a modern-day multinational company. Although time - understood chronologically - passes between one piece and the other, the themes dealt with remain the...
23/10/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The Teatro Principal hosts the premiere in Galicia of this show based on the novel by the writer and neighbour Arantza Portabales.
06/12/2020
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...

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...
23/10/2020 - 25/10/2020
Salón Teatro
This week, the Salón Teatro is hosting Cinema Sticado, a multidisciplinary group of artists who put on visual theatre and live cinema shows. It is the first time that the company presents its complete shows at the Salón Teatro. Human-sized puppets, live cinema, visual...
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...
18/12/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
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...

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.
Evento virtual
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...
01/06/2020 - 30/06/2020
01/07/2020 - 06/09/2020
CIPX: Centro de Interpretación dos Parques e Xardíns de Compostela
It is aimed at both children and mixed teams in which adults can accompany the child. It will begin with an explanation in which the participation of the participants will be encouraged. It will be about Belvís Park and its surroundings: historical introduction, vegetable elements,...
01/07/2020 - 06/09/2020
CIPX: Centro de Interpretación dos Parques e Xardíns de Compostela
Since prehistoric times, plants have been used to treat all kinds of illnesses due to their soothing, anaesthetic, antiseptic or vulnerary properties. Plant species were collected to be used in a series of health problems, taken as an infusion or applied as...
01/07/2020 - 06/09/2020
CIPX: Centro de Interpretación dos Parques e Xardíns de Compostela
In this activity, the attendees will be explained the many uses that plants can have. For this, a botanical itinerary will be made around Belvís Park in which the uses of plants in general will be discussed, and visitors will place cards with the symbols on their uses to identify them....
01/07/2020 - 31/07/2020
Summer arrives and with it one of the most consolidated programs in the municipal programming as it is Vive o verán. There are more than 4,500 places for 325 activities that will take place in the city's socio-cultural centres throughout the month of July.
15/07/2020
12:00 | Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
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 ...
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.
01/09/2020
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.
12/09/2020
12:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
24/10/2020 - 26/12/2020
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
During the months of October to December, the MDPS will launch the third edition of Museo en Familia, a programme of activities to turn the Museum into a cultural meeting place for all audiences, with special attention to children and their family environment.  This year, due to the...
14/11/2020
18:00 | Centro Sociocultural de Vite
20/02/2021 - 21/02/2021
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

13/06/2020 - 21/06/2020
Parque de la Alameda
Annual fair that is held in the city’s most emblematic park, where you can find bargains in a great variety of publications, including books about Santiago and Galicia.
27/06/2020 - 12/07/2020
Parque de la Alameda
Recent publications at bargain prices, decades- and even centuries-old books, documents about Santiago and Galicia… A good excuse for visiting one of the city’s best parks in spring.
10/10/2020 - 18/10/2020
Praza da Quintana
The Compostela Book Week is the result of collaborative work between the Santiago City Council and the Compostela Book Table. It was born last year, 2017, with the aim of meeting the demands and needs of booksellers and publishers in the Galician capital, and with the challenge of going one...

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...

Festival

10/09/2020 - 18/09/2020
Plataforma is a project that aims to build bridges between the visual arts and the living arts, the performing arts, literature, architecture and design, inviting reflection on public space and integrating services and institutions of the city to act as a driver for development and social...
19/09/2020 - 21/09/2020
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24/09/2020 - 27/09/2020
Hotel NH Collection Santiago de Compostela *****
maré is a cultural, artistic, social and professional event that was (re)born in 2020 in Compostela after 15 years of experience of Cantos na Maré.  maré emerges with that same spirit of adding and sharing the values and talents of the Galician-Portuguese speaking...
03/10/2020 - 11/10/2020
Cortocircuito - Santiago de Compostela International Film Festival, will be held this year from October 3rd to 11th. Given the conditions and limitations that arose from the COVID-19 crisis, the organization proposes a reduced and mixed format for this seventeenth edition of the festival...
05/10/2020 - 24/10/2020
With more than ten years of experience in the organisation of informative activities in different fields of culture and convinced of the opportunity and the wealth of the moment, the Ateneo de Santiago decided to promote and bring to the city and to Galicia this new musical proposal, original...
10/10/2020 - 18/10/2020
Teatro Principal
The International Festival Galicreques will celebrate in this 2020 its 25th anniversary with a special edition marked by the health circumstances, but with a clear commitment to both the public and the cultural sector. Thus, the meeting organised by the Barriga Verde Association will offer over...
05/11/2020 - 07/11/2020
After being cancelled in mid-March, the eighth edition of the Festival Atlántica once again offers storytelling shows for all audiences and in various spaces.    

Literature

23/04/2020 - 30/04/2020
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.

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.
Evento virtual
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

Evento virtual
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.
01/07/2020
22:30 | Parque de la Alameda
The Alameda de Santiago hosts an open-air film series, an activity organized by the Department of Youth.    
08/07/2020
22:30 | Parque de la Alameda
The Alameda de Santiago hosts an open-air film series, an activity organized by the Department of Youth.    
15/07/2020
22:30 | Parque de la Alameda
The Alameda de Santiago hosts an open-air film series, an activity organized by the Department of Youth.    
12/08/2020 - 13/08/2020
21:30
18/10/2020
17:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
As a complement to the exhibition Cinema e emocións, the Cidade da Cultura invites us to see or have the luck to discover the films that moved us in a Gaiás converted into a cinema. Four Sunday afternoons of autumn cinema to enjoy together movies for all audiences.
26/10/2020 - 30/10/2020
22:00 | Teatro Principal
06/11/2020 - 22/11/2020
Teatro Principal
The 34th edition of the festival will be held from the 6th to the 22nd of November in four halls in the city (Teatro Principal, Salón Teatro, NUMAX and Sala Mozart of the Auditorio de Galicia). In them we will be able to attend the projection of 95 films, of which 43 are free, in an ...

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...
23/10/2020 - 01/11/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
This course aims to introduce contemporary opera to those with no knowledge, who wish to learn about its basic musical concepts, why and how they have arisen and immerse themselves in its different types: expressionist, dodecaphonic, serial, opera-installation, Literaturoper, etc., with special...

Sport

26/09/2020
Área Central
Area Central is hosting the Santiago Street Battles 1VS1 Spanish Open Breaking Championship, a unique opportunity to see participants of different ages from various parts of Spain, Europe, South America and North Africa in a single venue. This activity is organised by the urban culture...
26/09/2020
Monte do Gozo
Discgolf is a new sport that is played like traditional golf, changing the ball and clubs for a Frisbee®. It shares with golf the goal of completing each hole in the least number of shots. The Monte del Gozo tournament is an opportunity to get closer to this new practice, where...

Fiestas

25/06/2020
The San Pedro district celebrates its fiestas with a programme that includes numerous leisure activities for all ages and publics. To adapt to the new normality, this time there will be ephemeral performances in the neighborhood, games in the street and various virtual...
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

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.
Evento virtual
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.    
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...
12/09/2020
On the occasion of the Heritage Night, held simultaneously in various cities of the state that belong to the UNESCO Heritage Cities Group, Santiago de Compostela offers a very special night with a multitude of activities. Complete programme and live broadcast at...
14/09/2020 - 18/09/2020
The 'Semana do patrimonio invisible' is a cycle programmed by the Culture Area of the City of Santiago de Compostela with the colaboration of 'Deputación da Coruña' that opens the treasury portals of the Compostela Cultural Heritage, usually...
26/09/2020
12:00
Walks organised by the Cidade da Cultura
24/10/2020
12:00
Walks organised by the Cidade da Cultura
21/11/2020
12:00
Walks organised by the Cidade da Cultura

Others

Evento virtual
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.

Creation

12/09/2020
10:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia

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...
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...
07/11/2020
11:30
This edition of the Urban Illustration Days is presented in virtual mode and will be concentrated on the day of Saturday, November 7. A series of meetings with illustrators, moderated by Maru Goda.
20/11/2020 - 27/11/2020
10:00
After a week that gave access to thousands of job offers and a multitude of training courses, the closing forum of the Talentia Summit '20 will be held on Friday 27 November at 6 p.m. The event can be followed via streaming on the Talentia website and already has over 1,000 registered...

Announces

01/07/2020 - 31/08/2020
The summer competition for all readers in the province of A Coruña is here! Bring your creativity to the streets and show us your town hall in an original way. You can win a night for two with dinner, breakfast and access to the spa in the recently opened Parador de Muxía.

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...

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