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Rama em Flor – Community Festival, Feminist, Queer

In times of crisis, it is necessary to unite voices, share and continue. We cannot suspend an activity of valorization and empowerment of a minority community in society. Providing places for debate, claiming the body in the city, regaining communal contact and giving visibility to underrepresented communities continue to be Rama em Flor's central objectives. In […]

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Trezena de Santo António

This party extends to the rest of the month, complemented by the cultural program that the Museum of Lisbon – Santo António organizes in partnership with EGEAC/Programação em Espaço Pública. 1st June 18:00 Beginning of the Trezena. Ensemble of teachers from AMAC – Musical Academy of Children's Friends. Harp, violin, flute and clarinet. Repertoire: […]

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Lisbon Mix

For a decade and a half, Lisboa Mistura has been bringing to the city center several different projects from the neighborhoods of Lisbon, making the city a place of inclusion, providing encounters between arts, people and initiatives in which artistic quality causes a great social impact. After having already passed through several places in the city, […]

April in Lisbon
Political Festival (Day 3)

APRIL 24 (Saturday) 11 am Humor by Carlos Pereira (Manoel de Oliveira Room – with translation into Portuguese Sign Language) A humorous approach to discrimination and human rights. 11:30 am Cinema Session //Fronteiras 2 (Room 3) “Go On”, by Majid Asghari, 1′- Iran She just wants to dance, but they won't let her, because she […]

April in Lisbon
Political Festival (Day 4)

25 APRIL (Sunday) 11:00 am “Foguete de Emergência”, performance based on the “Enciclopédia dos Migrantes” (Manoel de Oliveira Room – with translation into Portuguese Sign Language) “Foguete de Emergência” is an artistic project by Paloma Fernández Sobrino and coordinated by L'Âge de la Tortue, following the “Encyclopedia of Migrants”. This transnational project that was born […]

April in Lisbon
Political Festival (Day 2)

APRIL 23 (Friday) 17:00 Face-to-face with the deputies (online) Meeting between citizens and deputies representing all parliamentary benches of the Assembly of the Republic. For five minutes, the registered participants talk with each of the deputies about the festival's theme. Registration via e-mail: participa.politica@gmail.com. If you need a Portuguese Sign Language translator […]

April in Lisbon
Political Festival (Day 1)

APRIL 22 (Thursday) 4:30 pm Live Interview: Tiago Santos // Curatorship: FUMAÇA (Manoel de Oliveira Room – with translation into Portuguese Sign Language) In 2019, 15% of prisoners in Portugal were foreigners. Many in transit, who passed and were arrested in the country, without residence or work here. In general, they are more subject to imprisonment […]

April in Lisbon
April at the Aljube Museum

In addition to the show Amores na Clandestinidade, the Museu do Aljube – Liberdade e Resistencia also evokes the 25th of April with the exhibition “8998 Pomar”, which shows a selection of drawings, engravings and paintings by the painter Júlio Pomar, in a happy encounter with the Museum-Atelier Júlio Pomar; a conversation with Margarida Tengarrinha around […]

April in Lisbon
Movie theaters and other meeting places on Avenida Almirante Reis: an emotional memory of resistance to the Estado Novo

Places that were the epicenter of a Lisbon bohemian that was built around popular cinemas and cafes and breweries. Cinema was living a golden age, with great popular demand, which increased exponentially with the arrival of sound cinema, in 1926. We begin by recalling Cinema Lys, which was born from the desire of a […]

Christmas in Lisbon
what saves us

Sometimes we don't know. So often we don't even want to know. But at the end of a year we've seen the days turn against us and all we love; at the end of a disgraceful, unexpected and deadly year in which there were no lessons or punishments, just a reminder of our existential precariousness; at the end of a year […]

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Our Utsava Festival

Organized by the association Isha Artes, this festival is a way to promote and promote activities related to Indian culture and the community that resides in Portugal. The program includes workshops, exhibitions, traditional music and food. See the full schedule here.

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Political Festival (Day 3)

13 to 16 August Foyer 2050 by Carolina Maria Exhibition m/12 Several studies on the planet and climate change predict that in 2050 we will live under extreme conditions, in an unprecedented scenario. How will our food be in 2050? What kind of products will we consume? What will our cuisine be made of? This exhibition is a delight […]

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Political Festival (Day 1)

13 to 16 August Foyer 2050 by Carolina Maria Exhibition m/12 Several studies on the planet and climate change predict that in 2050 we will live under extreme conditions, in an unprecedented scenario. How will our food be in 2050? What kind of products will we consume? What will our cuisine be made of? This exhibition is a delight […]

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Political Festival (Day 2)

13 to 16 August Foyer 2050 by Carolina Maria Exhibition m/12 Several studies on the planet and climate change predict that in 2050 we will live under extreme conditions, in an unprecedented scenario. How will our food be in 2050? What kind of products will we consume? What will our cuisine be made of? This exhibition is a delight […]

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Amália in Cinema

3 September CAPAS NEGRAS Armando de Miranda Portugal, 1947, bp, 103', > 12 years Portuguese, with English subtitles. Guest: Rui Vieira Nery The melodramatic story follows the romance of a law student in Coimbra, José Duarte, with a girl, Maria Lisboa, whose idyll ends when he completes the course and leaves for […]

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Ecotemporaries – Gisela João

Guest: GISELA JOÃO Fadista Chosen book: “The Sun and its Flowers”, by Rupi Kaur Gisela João learned about fado on the radio and began to sing it for her family and neighbors. I wanted to study fashion design, but after joining the Invicta Marialva circuit, ended up coming to fado houses […]

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Political Festival (Day 4)

13 to 16 August Foyer 2050 by Carolina Maria Exhibition m/12 Several studies on the planet and climate change predict that in 2050 we will live under extreme conditions, in an unprecedented scenario. How will our food be in 2050? What kind of products will we consume? What will our cuisine be made of? This exhibition is a delight […]

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Ecotemporaries - First session

Guest: JORGE SILVA MELO Director, director and author Chosen book: “O mundo dos Outros”, by José Gomes Ferreira Jorge Silva Melo studied at the London Film School. He founded and directed, with Luís Miguel Cintra, the Teatro da Cornucopia (1973/79). Scholarship from the Gulbenkian Foundation, he trained in Berlin with Peter Stein and in Milan with Giorgio […]

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Lisbon sounds

People, animals, plants and sounds are constantly migrating, moving from one side to the other, silencing or transforming soundscapes along the way. In some cases, they never again find a place to belong. In others, they manage to adapt and become naturalized. A greenhouse is an example of shelter: it protects different migrant plant species in a controlled atmosphere, but influenced by […]

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Festival These Romans Are Crazy

The museum goes out into the street and invites all Lisboners to get to know their Roman ancestors better. With multiple activities taking place in the archaeological site, in the museum and in the surrounding streets, this festival offers a new perspective on the city and its past. After all, we are also Romans and even a little crazy! […]

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Bibliophile

In this space, which we call Bibliophile (a friend of books), there will be a kiosk where you can purchase some precious items, such as rare or out-of-print books. But not only. Every Sunday morning there will be short stories for the little ones and readings for the older ones in the late afternoon. The motto for these readings is a “Journey […]

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Open House Lisboa 2019

During a weekend, see how you've never seen around 50 spaces and various routes in the city. This year, the proposal is to discover a Lisbon without a centre, which goes through several eras, through spaces as diverse as the Palácio Nacional da Ajuda, the Escola Superior de Música or the LU.CA Theatre. They are visits […]

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European Literature Night

The most international literary event of the Festas de Lisboa will once again fill the streets on the 8th of June. In its 7th edition, the European Literature Night moves to the historic Colina de Santana, in Arroios, and entry is still free. From romance to poetry, passing through the stories of […]

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Aljube telling stories

Resistance and Freedom. Freedom to think, feel and imagine. Themes of letters, memories, tales and stories, to be told to the younger ones. With Elsa Serra.

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Trezena to Santo António

June 1 Opening concert AMAC Orchestra Church of Santo António 20:30 >6 years June 1 Colloquium “From the house of Fernando de Bulhões to the church of Santo António” from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm Museu de Santo António >12 years June 2 Santo António Miraculous Tour through the sites of the miracles of […]

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The Diversity Party

In 2019, we celebrate 20 years of the first Diversity Festival. Promoted by the association SOS Racism in partnership with several other organizations, it seeks to bring to the public space the work developed by many associations and artists from the periphery, or from the “downtown”, but without the visibility that this work should have and that the creativity of its [ …]

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What is the world made of? Science fair

Because the world jumps and advances with the help of science, the National Museum of Natural History and Science of the University of Lisbon joins the Festas de Lisboa with a Science Fair dedicated in particular to children, on their day. Upon accessing the Lisbon Botanical Garden, they can participate in fun experiences, conversations, […]

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Don’t let me be lost to you: Early 20th century Near-Eastern music in New York City

At the end of the century. XIX, the United States of America received several communities from the Middle East. New York's recording industry quickly became a disseminator of the musical cultures brought in by people from present-day Turkey, Syria, Armenia, Lebanon, Egypt and Greece. In this conference, archivist and researcher Ian Nagoski retrieves the stories and […]

April in Lisbon
Political Festival (Day 1)

25 APRIL 18:00 25 de Abril continues here (Concert, performance and debate) – Sala Manoel de Oliveira Music, speeches and interventions that are not usually heard on 25 de Abril – let alone occupy the main stage on Avenida da Liberdade. Curatorship: António Brito Guterres. EVERY DAY OF THE FESTIVAL 3041.19 Km – […]

April in Lisbon
Abril Conversation Cycle and LGBTI Rights

In 2019, we celebrate 45 years of the Carnation Revolution and 50 years of the Stonewall Revolt, which gave rise to the movement¬ and demand for the Human Rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) people and their families. In this year of celebrations, the ILGA Portugal Association proposes that the frontiers between struggles be torn down […]

April in Lisbon
Political Festival (Day 4)

28 APRIL 10:30 am Neighborhood Assembly at Portugal Novo (Visit) What is your history of Bairro do Portugal Novo and what are the demands of the population? Meeting point: Main door of the Olaias Shopping Centre. Registration: festivalpolitica@gmail.com. Organization: Neighborhood Association of Portugal Novo – Peace, Friendship and Colors. 3.30 pm Discover Europe (Children's Workshop) […]

April in Lisbon
Political Festival (Day 2)

26 APRIL 17H Where Europe is going (Debate) – Sala Manoel de Oliveira Citizens are invited to take a stand in the face of the various challenges of the European project on the main stage of São Jorge. The debate is with everyone and for everyone. 18:30 “The Trial: The State of Russia VS Oleg Sentsov”, by Askold Kurov (Cinema) – […]

April in Lisbon
Ecotemporary

Ecotemporâneos is a reading community in green spaces in the city of Lisbon. In each session, a guest chooses a book that will be presented and discussed live, as well as the relationship between the book and that garden. Some books will be printed in Braille, others will be distributed free of charge and there will be translation into sign language […]

April in Lisbon
In April a thousand conversations: Two museums, a common courtyard

In the late afternoon, discover the two museums that share the Pátio do Aljube among themselves: the Museu de Lisboa – Teatro Romano and the Museu do Aljube Resistencia e Liberdade. The Pátio do Aljube, one of the oldest in the city and already present before the earthquake, remains until today. Today […]

April in Lisbon
Prisonable Lives with Isabel do Carmo

Against the backdrop of an endless Colonial War and the disenchantment caused by Marcelo Caetano's inefficiency in keeping up with the pulse of the country and the world, young political activists radicalized the struggle and took it to the limit of violent confrontation with the regime, in early 70's. Among these young women was […]

April in Lisbon
Political Festival (Day 3)

27 APRIL 10:30 am As Costas da Cidade (Visit) The residents of Curraleira and Casal do Pinto mobilized to create a route that exalts the narratives and histories of the city of Lisbon, unveiling cultures, ways of being, different ways of living the present and the future. Registration: festivalpolitica@gmail.com. Meeting point: Paiva Couceiro kiosk. Organization: […]

Christmas in Lisbon
D. Gilberto goes hunting

Do you know what the Christmas table was like in the time of Fernando Martins de Bulhões, better known as Santo António? Come and discover, on this adventure visit, what was eaten in this medieval period.

Christmas in Lisbon
Christmas Fados

We start with a guided tour of the Museum, to learn more about the life of our Saint Anthony, and then we leave the entertainment in charge of music, with Silvana Peres.

Christmas in Lisbon
Guided visits

The Ismaili Center is once again joining Christmas in Lisbon, opening its doors to everyone who wants to know more about the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslim community, established in the heart of Laranjeiras for 20 years.

Christmas in Lisbon
Oriental X'MAS

Oriental X'MAS is a celebration, organized by the Hindu Community of Portugal, which aims to bring everyone together in a lively and different evening. Established in Portugal since 1975, with the decolonization of Mozambique, this community today has around 9,000 members. The Radha Krishna Temple opened its doors in 1998 and has been since its […]

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these romans are crazy

This is the bet of the Museu de Lisboa – Teatro Romano for the 14th, 15th and 16th of September. The museum goes out into the street and invites all Lisboners to get to know their Lisbon ancestors better. With multiple activities that take place in the archaeological site of the Roman theater, but also in the museum and in the […]

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Moving People, Artist in the City

Inside a container, a documentary is filmed, edited live and projected to the audience at the same moment it is made. A documentary about the meeting between people who arrive and those who are, about memories, ideas and utopias. A lively dialogue about today, stimulated by questions from […]

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CAST 2018

28 August, 9:00 pm Travessa da Ermida Opening of the Daniel Blaufuks exhibition Exhibition from 29 August to 2 September Wednesday to Sunday, from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm Daniel Blaufuks was born in Lisbon, the city where he lives and works. Licensed by AR.CO, Lisbon in 1989; subsequently entered the Royal College of Art, London (1993); Watermill Center, New York […]

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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 […]

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Vicente'18

At its eighth edition, the VICENTE project closes a programming cycle that since 2011 has sought to reinvent and explore the public's relationship with the figure and the myths surrounding São Vicente, patron saint of Lisbon. VICENTE'18 is built under the motto Lisbon, anchor of the infinite and takes you inside the Ermida N. Srª da […]

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Annoying - Disability and Society

Sexuality, Independent Life and War are the three themes highlighted in an initiative that brings together cinema and debates. The idea is to sensitize and socialize the community on the issue of disability and the rights of people with disabilities. 21 September Disability and Sexuality: 9 pm Opening Session: ADFA, APD, CML, DECIDE, Parish Council of Parque das Nações, Pavilion Knowledge. […]

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Open House Lisboa 2018

Here is another edition of Open House Lisboa, the 7th, and this time the challenge is to look very closely at the recent transformations of the city. Architect, critic and professor Luís Santiago Baptista and architect, professor and researcher Maria Rita Pais are the commissioners responsible for this year's program, which has […]

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Lisbon sounds

CONCERTS Mãe d'Água das Amoreiras 20 September 18:30 SIRIUS (Yaw Tembe and Francisco Trindade), Portugal Duo formed by trumpeter Yaw Tembe and percussionist Francisco Trindade (Monsieur Trinité), who present their debut album, Acoustic Main Suite Plus The, in this concert Inner One, recorded in the National Pantheon. 7:30 pm TOMOKO SAUVAGE, Japan Tomoko Sauvage has […]

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CineCidade – Football

The first session is dedicated to football. Escape to Victory, by John Huston 116 min, M/12 The commander of a Nazi concentration camp decides to stage a football game between German officers and British and American prisoners, as part of a propaganda action for the regime. But nothing goes as planned. A film inspired by the call […]

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CineCidade – Olympic Games and Jumping into the Water

This is the last session of CineCidade. Olympia/The Stadium Gods: Part II, Leni Riefenstahl 96 min, M/12 Olympia is a masterpiece that has revolutionized the way sport is portrayed on the big screen. Riefenstahl immortalized the 1936 Berlin Olympics on film in a propaganda film, which began as a commission […]

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CineCidade - Motoring

The theme of this third session is motorsport. Senna, by Asif Kapadia 106 min, M/12 Documentary about the life and career of F1 driver Ayrton Senna. A look at the golden age of the sport that lived much of the rivalry between Senna and Alain Prost, with unpublished images from the F1 archives and several testimonials in […]

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CineCidade – Skating and Artistic Gymnastics

The second session takes us to the world of skating, artistic gymnastics and high competition. Me, Tonya, by Craig Gillespie 120 min, M/16 A portrait, sometimes absurd, tragic and hilarious, of the woman at the center of the biggest scandal in the history of sport, Tonya Harding. Tonya dominated the ice with unprecedented sportsmanship, but it ended […]

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Lisbon sounds

Imagine a place that celebrates the world of sound, which takes you along labyrinthine paths that acoustically communicate with you. Imagine that this garden is in the center of the city and that it is occupied by several artists with works of sound art conceived for that place. This is more than imagination: it's Lisboa Soa, which this year occupies for four […]

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Open House Lisboa

Enter without knocking at the door in the most beautiful buildings in Lisbon, on a weekend full of guided tours, free and without booking. At Open House 2017, around 70 spaces are revealed, from palaces to private houses, from museums to ateliers. Discover the city's iconic buildings as well as recently completed architectural projects.

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Free entry

Shows September 16th and 17th Sala Garrett 7pm, Saturday 4pm, Sunday Lear from King Lear by William Shakespeare staging: Bruno Bravo Ticket collection at the D. Maria II ticket office, from 2pm, for the sessions of the same day. Limit 2 tickets per person, for an activity of choice, subject to available capacity. […]

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Marvila's Days

Topias Urbanas is an opportunity to unexpectedly enter the spaces of the parish of Marvila. There are three days of performances, walks, conversations, games and video projections, conceived by a group of artists, architects and social scientists who for 10 months frequented this place and worked in close proximity to some of its inhabitants. […]

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The Public Receives

The Público goes to the Theater counts on the participation of around 70 people, distributed among the three groups of the project – children, adults and teachers. Each group has followed a specific program that integrates various activities, including guided tours of the theater, shows and rehearsals, meetings with the creative teams and conversations between […]

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Now I was an Indian!

Workshop on plastic expression and construction of musical instruments. We are going to travel to Brazil and discover how Pedro Álvares Cabral's encounter with the Indians was. How was the daily life of the Indians? Where did they sleep? What did they eat? How did they have fun? How many languages do you speak? And you, do you like to play Indians? So join […]

April in Lisbon
Days of Remembrance

10:00 – 18:00 Collection of Testimonies – Reception of Objects The Struggle for Freedom and Democracy is inseparable from the recovery of our past-present. If you have memories of resistance and imprisonment, experienced by you or by friends and family, come share them with us at the Museu do Aljube Resistencia e Liberdade, which has been in the […]