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'Are you recording?' This time we returned the recorder to ourselves. We invited a band (3 musicians) and 2 more musicians, a total of 5, so that, in the deafening noise they make (it's called music, man!, oh yeah), they don't let us think that much. Remembering is enough. Telling each other is enough. Dance, too. Singing sometimes […]

April in Lisbon
They were also there – The Movie

CLICK HERE TO WATCH “THEY WERE ALSO – THE MOVIE” (The access password is theatervestido // link available from April 15th to 22nd, daily between 9:30 pm and 12:30 am) Originally created as a site-specific project, with forte relationship and proximity to the public (capacity limited to 21 people, and on record […]

April in Lisbon
Underground loves

CLICK HERE TO WATCH “AMORES NA CLANDESTINIDADE” (Access password is amores // link available from April 16th to 21st, daily between 7pm and 10pm) During the long period of the Portuguese dictatorship, all resistance and opposition was persecuted, being a large part of the anti-fascist struggle carried out in […]

Lisbon on the street
Free entry

14 September Scenography Room, 11:00 AM THE ELEPHANTS' WALK direction Miguel Fragata written by Inês Barahona m/6 When a man dies, the elephants take a mysterious walk to his house, to pay him a last respect: he was not just any man, he was a their. A show that reflects on the end, which is a mystery […]

Lisbon festivals
Gertrude Stein and Escort

An unlikely dialogue between the deceased American writer and poet Gertrude Stein and her 25-year-old companion, Alice B. Toklas, who invites her to give opinions. More than a gay play, as it has been considered, it is a show about a love relationship that introduces us to outstanding characters of the culture [...]

Lisbon festivals
Flying Lines - Funambulist Show

On the first day of the month, in the late afternoon, we ask you to stop and look up to the sky to witness a breathtaking adventure: the aerial crossing by artist Tatiana-Mosio Bongonga, who, defying gravity, will cross the Fountain Luminosa, in Alameda D. Afonso Henriques. Balancing on a rope at 33 meters […]

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Parasomnia – Patrícia Portela

Parasomnia consists of a performance-installation spread across several rooms where the stimulation of melatonin production is promoted, as well as the appropriate drowsiness vapors to induce a sleep conducive to the practice of lucid dreaming, the deceleration of bodies and the dragging of lives. Space, text, images: Patrícia Portela; Antechamber video mural: Sister Lucia; Special lighting effects: […]

Lisbon festivals
Libertas Project

The project Libertas – On the condition of a free person intends to question the idea of freedom of the human being, of those who have the freedom to speak and the borders that constantly exist between societies, classes, groups and individual people. The performance will take the form of a march/protest where the participants take a boat tour and […]

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Lx Stories

Teatro Meridional creates a show about Lisbon, in an essentially physical theatrical work highlighting contrasts and stereotypes inspired by the Comics and its logic of synthesis.

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Sheet music to go, Joana Braga

Sheet music to go is a route designed by artists and researchers around the TBA in a central area of Lisbon. We invite the public to follow us in search of the fifth facade of Lisbon (fifth facade is the name given to the roof of buildings in architecture), the places and events invisible in the daily experience of […]

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Gardens Speak

Gardens Speak is an interactive sound installation by Lebanese artist Tania El Khoury created from the stories of ten ordinary people who were buried in gardens in Syria. In these makeshift graves, a continual collaboration between the living and the dead is played out. The dead protect the living by not exposing them to more dangers [...]

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Kusama and Warhol: POP's biggest robbery

The play “Kusama and Warhol: the biggest robbery of pop” focuses on the psychological condition of the artist Yayoi Kusama and her obsession with the repetition of patterns and images, an idea launched in the 60s by the Japanese artist and that, Andy Warhol reproduced in the following years, revolutionizing the history of pop art. The rivalry between […]

April in Lisbon
Occupation

Teatro do Vestido carries out a theatrical project of occupation of Teatro São Luiz, based on its history and memory, and its present and future role during the 21st century. The idea of occupying a theater is a political idea, a dangerous idea, almost, at a time when spaces are rare […]

April in Lisbon
Once upon a time there was such a country: to count the Dictatorship and the Revolution well told

In the Country So called Portugal and for 48 years there was a Dictatorship (a difficult word). Tough and lasting, it was here to stay, and to rule, and to control, and to drive into people's hearts like this an icy fear of those who circulate in all their blood. In the middle of this 48-year-old night, there were people who, […]

Lisbon on the street
hats on the street

The concept is simple: street performances, in public spaces, captivating passersby. Largo do Intendente receives circus artists, jugglers, acrobats, clowns, puppets, living statues, improvised poetry, dance, theater, music and everything else that the imagination can imagine. September 10th to 13th The Space Workshop Clown M/16 1, 2, 3 Clown! Workshop […]

Lisbon on the street
Free entry

THEATER by Pascal Rambert September 15, 20:00 Sala Garrett to classify by CCE THEATER was born in Russia. Pascal Rambert was at the Moscow Art Theater, invited to present the play Cloture de d'amour in Russian. During his time there, Rambert spoke with actors. New and old. Heard the stories and the memories […]

Lisbon festivals
No Khalo (Preview)

No Kahlo starts from the notion of the “dream tale”, the non-sense universe and the oneiric world created by Lewis Carrol in Alice in Wonderland, recreating Alice not as a succession of events, but as a story that plunges into the surrealist universe , from the Latin American magical, biographical and artistic realism of the Mexican painter Frida Kahlo.

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No Khalo (open trial)

No Kahlo starts from the notion of the “dream tale”, the non-sense universe and the oneiric world created by Lewis Carrol in Alice in Wonderland, recreating Alice not as a succession of events, but as a story that plunges into the surrealist universe , from the Latin American magical, biographical and artistic realism of the Mexican painter Frida Kahlo.

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My Europe / My Europe

The show follows the life path of an Englishman born in Birmingham, England, who came to Portugal with his family in the late 1980s and a Portuguese woman whose family immigrated to London. The protagonists travel through their own history, reflecting on the social and political changes they witnessed and on the transformations caused by the so-called weight of the modern European state. The clash […]