24 concerts and dance performances at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas in Murcia with discounts of up to 40 per cent The programmes for the main concert cycles during the 2019-20 season at the Víctor Villegas auditorium in the city of Murcia have been made public and season tickets can be reserved, obtaining discounts of between 25 and 40 per cent on tickets in comparison to individual event prices. Until 22nd July these season tickets are..
The former leader of El Último de la Fila live on stage at the Murcia auditorium Manuel García García-Pérez, getter known simply as Manolo García, has recorded with rock bands including Los Rápidos, Los Burros and El Último de la Fila over the last few decades, and has continued a successful solo career with his mix of pop rock, flamenco and Arabic music. His 2019 concerts at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas in Murcia begin at 21.30..
Music by Schumann and Tchaikovsky at the regional auditorium in Murcia In the first event of their 2019-20 cycle of concerts at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas in the regional capital the Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra (OSRM) perform under the baton of guest conductor Tomás Grau and with pianist Judith Jáuregui. The program features Schumann’s concerto for piano and orchestra and Tchaikovsky’s 6th symphony. Schumann; Concerto..
One of the leading dance companies in Spain at the main auditorium in the city of Murcia The Víctor Ullate Ballet, directed by Lucía Lacarra, in a performance of “Antígona” featuring dancers Josué Ullate, Cristian Oliveri, Dorian Acosta and others. This ballet was inspired by the reflections of Sophocles on human nature and was first performed at the Roman theatre in Mérida, the intention being to represent the internal conflicts..
A semi-dramatized version of “Doña Francisquita” by Vives at the regional auditorium in Murcia The opening event of the 2019-20 Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra (OSRM) season at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas in Murcia features a performance alongside the Coral Creveillentina choir of “Doña Francisquita” by Vives. This is a semi-dramatized version with the orchestra under the baton of resident conductor Virginia Martínez...
Uruguayan poetry and music at the main auditorium in the city of Murcia Conductor Diego Naser, singer Silvana Marrero and pianist Carlos Darakjian accompany the Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra in a performance of “Benedetti Sinfónico”. This work is based on the album “Señales”, by Darakjian and Marrero, in which they set to music the works of their Uruguayan compatriot, poet and dramatist Mario Benedetti. “Señales” shows..
"Poseidon" by one of the stars of flamenco dance at the Murcia auditorium A native of Los Palacios in the province of Sevilla, Amador Rojas has achieved his success in the world of flamenco without studying at any established school through his dedication to his art and studying video footage of his idols, and has been praised for his work in shows such as “Mandala”, “5 mujeres”, “La Casa de Bernarda Alba”, “Mano a..
Music by Dorman, Rodrigo and Turina at the regional auditorium in Murcia In the second event of their 2019-20 cycle of concerts at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas in the regional capital the Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra (OSRM) perform under the baton of resident conductor Virginia Martínez and with percussionist Miguel Ángel Alemán. The evening’s programme consists of Avner Dorman’s Frozen in Time, María Rodrigo’s “La..
The 1977 musical which wowed Broadway at the main auditorium in the city of Murcia The classic Broadway musical Annie, first performed in 1977, returns to the city of Murcia with the full original song list including “Tomorrow”), spectacular staging and a set which takes the audience back to the New York orphanage to which Annie is sent in the 1930s. The winner of 7 Tonys and 3 Grammys, the musical has been performed over 1,000 times..
A musical version of the RL Stevenson classic at the main auditorium in the city of Murcia This extraordinary musical version of the story by Robert Louis Stevenson explores the struggle between good and evil in human nature in a spectacular production with over 150 costumes and a soundtrack which has been won numerous prizes. Prepare to be transported back to Victorian London as you enjoy this musical and visual spectacle! Dialogue is..
The Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra perform three works by Beethoven The Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra offer a performance of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Egmont, The Emperor piano concerto and the Eroica symphony as part of the Semana Grande cycle sponsored by the Fundación Cajamurcia. Ludwig van Beethoven: Egmont (overture) Ludwig van Beethoven: The Emperor piano concerto no. 5 (Op.73) Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no..
One of the greatest musicals of all time at the main auditorium in the city of Murcia Hailed as one of the greatest achievements in musical theatre history, West Side Story was first performed on Broadway in 1957 and has remained a firm favourite among audiences ever since. This production, which was created in 2018 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of composer Leonard Bernstein’s birth, features the original texts by Arthur Laurens and..
Dances from all over the world on stage at the Murcia auditorium The Igor Moiseyev Sate Academic Ensemble of Popular Dance come to Murcia to present “Danzas de los Pueblos del Mundo”, a celebratory trip around the world and a worthy tribute to the man after whom the group was named 82 years ago. Over 80 dancers take the stage to perform some of the choreography of Moiseyev himself, as the company returns to Spain after previous visits..
Music by English composers Elgar and Britten at the regional auditorium in Murcia In the third event of their 2019-20 cycle of concerts at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas in the regional capital the Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra (OSRM) perform under the baton of guest conductor George Pehlivanian and with cellist Asier Polo. On the programme for the evening is a selection of very English music, starting with Elgar’s cello concerto..
Clarinettist Miquel Ángel Tamarit joins the quintet at the main auditorium in the city of Murcia The 2019-20 Grand Concerts cycle at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas in the city of Murcia begins with the quintet of the Berlin Philharmonic accompanied by clarinettist Miquel Ángel Tamarit. On the programme are Mozart’s quintet for clarinet, Lanner’s Spanischer Galopp, Taglioni Waltzer and Tarantel Galopp, Weber’s Andante and Hungarian..
Music by Lutoslawski, Bartok and Beethoven at the regional auditorium in Murcia In the fourth event of their 2019-20 cycle of concerts at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas in the regional capital the Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra (OSRM) perform under the baton of guest conductor Nuno Coelho and with the celebrated violinist Lina Tur. On the programme for the evening are Lutoslawski’s “Music of Mourning”, Bartok’s 1st violin concerto..
The Compañía Nacional de Danza on stage at the main auditorium in the city of Murcia Spain’s Compañía Nacional de Danza, directed by Joaquín de Luz, perform the Nutcracker, arguably the best loved ballet in the world, in a version based on the adaptation of E.T.A. Hoffmann’s tale by Marius Petipa, taking the audience to a magical universe of dreams, wishes and fantasies. The action is set around the year 1910 and the production..
The ever popular ballet performed by one of the most prestigious companies in the world The Classical Ballet of Saint Petersburg, directed by Andrei Batalov, perform the Sleeping Beauty, with the score of Tchaikovsky and the choreography of Marius Petipá adapted by Andrey Batalov himself. Batalov learnt his craft at the “Vaganova” ballet academy in St. Petersburg and in 1994 moved from the Ballet of the Mikhailovskiy Theatre in the..
The former leader of Los Ronaldos presents his latest album ¿Revolución? Coque Malla, who was leader of the Spanish rock group Los Ronaldos between 1987 and 1998, has recently returned from semi-retirement after winning a Goya award for the Best Original Song in a Film Soundtrack in February, and has included the city of Murcia on his “¿Revolución Tour?” to present from an album which will be released in October 2019. Coque Malla..
Music by Lutoslawski, Bartok and Beethoven at the regional auditorium in Murcia In the fifth event of their 2019-20 cycle of concerts at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas in the regional capital the Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra (OSRM) perform under the baton of guest conductor Georg Mark, accompanying flautist Juan Antonio Nicolás and harpist José Antonio Domené. On the programme are Beethoven’s Leonora nº 3 overture, Mozart’..
A 35th anniversary performance by the Rubio company at the main auditorium in the city of Murcia In 2020 it is 35 years since Carmen Rubio founded the dance company she currently directs in Murcia alongside Matilde Rubio, and in celebration an anniversary performance is offered at the Auditorio Víctor Villegas on 7th March as part of the 2019-20 Dance cycle. Throughout the last three and a half decades the company has maintained its unique..
The company perform Marie Antoinette at the main auditorium in Murcia Thierry Malandain danced with the National Opera of Paris and the French Theatre Ballet in Nancy before founding the “Temps Présent” company in 1986 and has won numerous prizes both for his dancing and for his work as a choreographer. He has choreographed over 80 pieces and confesses that his style is predominantly classical. In 1998 the Malandain Ballet Biarritz..