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JUNE 5 20:00 THEATER Cartas do Novo Mundo With F. Pedro Oliveira Dramaturgy and staging: Miguel Abreu Duration: 30′ Cartas do Novo Mundo is a show built on Pêro Vaz de Caminha's “A Carta” (written in 1500) , and some other excerpts from other contemporary letters of his, by anonymous pilots. […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Antiprincesas

CAROLINA BEATRIZ ÂNGELO by Cláudia Gaiolas This summer, the little ones are invited to meet the “Antiprincess – Beatriz Ângelo”, recreating the story of this feminist doctor, who was the first woman to vote in Portugal, in 1911, a year after the implantation of the Republic. The law stated that only citizens over 21 could vote […]

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18 September Culture Market 9 pm ASAS D'AREIA Companhia Teatro do Mar Official opening Asas d'Areia is a show/installation that fuses documentary and conceptual video with the circus, namely the art of balance (wire and tightrope) and dance . It focuses on the theme of migratory peoples, contextualizing itself, in a more particular way and in a […]

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Popular – Inatel on the Street

Every Day ANIMATION AND STREET SHOWS; TRADITIONAL GAMES September 12 to 14 Parque das Nações Parque Tejo, 10 pm CONCERTS September 12 REALEJO September 13 O GAJO September 14 STEREOSSAURO – BAIRRO DA PONTE September 19 to 21 Help Largo da Memória September 19 TRADITIONAL BALE – TRADBALS September 20 and 21 Largo da [… ]

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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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Anti-Princesses: Clarice Lispector

Clarice Lispector was born in Ukraine, in a village that does not appear on the map because it is so small and insignificant. Her parents fled the war and ended up in Brazil, where Clarice grew up and became a great writer. He wrote about the mysteries of the universe and the human soul, but also about runaway chickens, thinking rabbits and […]

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Baldaya Palace

With two years of existence, it has already become a cultural reference not only in Benfica, but in the city. To celebrate the second anniversary, the Baldaya Palace hosts a vast and diverse program, which includes cinema, theater, fashion, lots of music and even a vintage festival. BENFICA TO THE MOONLIGHT free admission September 7th 17h […]

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Antiprincesas: Juana Azurduy

Juana Azurduy was a woman-mother-warrior of indigenous origin who fought for a better country and for the independence of Bolivia. On horseback, sword and pistol in hand, this brave and gentle woman faced every battle defying her own life.

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13th September Largo do Intendente 7:00pm OPENING “THE LAST ONE TO GRAB FALL FIRST” Salto – International Circus School 20:00h DJ SEP 14th September Arroios Market 11:00h CIRCO IN THE MARKETS Campo Mártires da Pátria 14:00-18:00 Largo do Intendente 16:00-20:00 STREET SHOWS Campo Martyrs of the Homeland at Largo do Intendente 17h–18h PARADE OF […]

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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 [...]

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Long Table - Sheet Music To Go

Sheet music to go is also the motto for a conversation with researchers and artists about walking as a way of researching the city, its places, and our relationship with them; and as an artistic practice that develops from the connections that the bodies of walkers establish with spaces as they […]

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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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Suspended Stories, by Joana Providencia

Detours are created that lead us to other small stories. Time in stories either stops or passes very quickly… here it is suspended in the eyes of those who watch and share this adventure! What comes next?! A house that looks like a small closet holds secrets. The doors open and close, exposing and hiding, characters 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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1st anniversary of LU.CA

May 31 / Schools 10:30 and 14:30 Staged Readings + Workshop, from the Public Library Books, by Miguel Fragata and Maria Remédio June 1 and 2 / Families 3:00 to 19:00 15:00, 16:00, 18:00 – EZ Aviador Performance. Walk to Calçada da Ajuda 15:30 – Staged Readings + Workshop, from […]

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keep secret

Guardar Segredo is a set of theater shows that take place inside two wardrobes placed in the public space. There is only one person in each closet. One spectator, one actor, five minutes. What will happen inside is something that should not be known by anyone else. We will talk about different secrets: […]

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The Inviter of Fireflies, by António Jorge Gonçalves

António Jorge Gonçalves adapts Ondjaki's book “O Cliente de Pirilampos” to the stage, illustrated by himself. In this show, narrated by Cláudia Semedo, accompanied by clarinetist José Conde, the fear of the dark, freedom and the importance of stories are addressed. With all the scenic magic of the dark.

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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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fair of light

Feira da Luz, organized by the Parish Council, returns to Carnide for a month of entertainment with workshops, exhibitions, theaters, craft stalls, food stalls, dances, the popular march of Carnide and the traditional procession in honor of the N. Srª da Luz, who closes this Fair every year. On Saturdays and Sundays […]

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Antiprincesses | Clarice Lispector (replacement)

These are the stories of four inspiring women: Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector; Mexican painter Frida Kahlo; Chilean composer and singer Violeta Parra and indigenous Bolivian military officer Juana Azurduy. In these stories there are no crowns, no castles. They were fighters, independent and passionate about life. The evocation of these true heroines comes […]

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Antiprincesses | Juana Azurduy (premiere)

These are the stories of four inspiring women: Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector; Mexican painter Frida Kahlo; Chilean composer and singer Violeta Parra and indigenous Bolivian military officer Juana Azurduy. In these stories there are no crowns, no castles. They were fighters, independent and passionate about life. The evocation of these true heroines comes […]

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Antiprincesses | Clarice Lispector – new dates

These are the stories of four inspiring women: Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector; Mexican painter Frida Kahlo; Chilean composer and singer Violeta Parra and indigenous Bolivian military officer Juana Azurduy. In these stories there are no crowns, no castles. They were fighters, independent and passionate about life. The evocation of these true heroines comes […]

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Discovering the Roman Theater

Small exhibition about Manuel Caetano de Sousa, the architect who discovered the Roman theater in April 1798. His name was forgotten for a long time, being replaced by the figure of the Italian architect Francisco Xavier Fabri. Only recently has the discovery of new documents in the Royal Library in Rio de Janeiro allowed us to recognize the true importance of Manuel Caetano de Sousa, as well as to prove that he was the […]

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Hamlet it's me

To dance or not to dance… It's not a question…With Hamlet Sou Eu, Teatro Praga proposes the discovery and representation of possible theatrical “scenarios” for the history of the play Hamlet. Two actors tell the story of Shakespeare to children, guiding (or distracting) them through the narrative and offering them an active participation. Every day, with a […]

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Visit to the Theater

This visit is an invitation to the city, to discover the interior of its most recent equipment, a century theater. XVIII, now fully recovered by architects Egas José Vieira and Graça Dias. Throughout the day, we will show you from the inside what is normally only seen on the outside: the stage, the substage, the dressing rooms, the […]

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Antiprincesses | Frida Kahlo (replacement)

These are the stories of four inspiring women: Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector; Mexican painter Frida Kahlo; Chilean composer and singer Violeta Parra and indigenous Bolivian military officer Juana Azurduy. In these stories there are no crowns, no castles. They were fighters, independent and passionate about life. The evocation of these true heroines comes […]

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Antiprincesses | Clarice Lispector

These are the stories of four inspiring women: Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector; Mexican painter Frida Kahlo; Chilean composer and singer Violeta Parra and indigenous Bolivian military officer Juana Azurduy. In these stories there are no crowns, no castles. They were fighters, independent and passionate about life. The evocation of these true heroines comes […]

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LU.CA Luís de Camões Theater

A new Municipal Theater is being created in Calçada da Ajuda. With a view to the future and a desire to expand the work of training audiences for the arts, Lisbon now has a theater exclusively dedicated to artistic programming for the youngest. This space has a long history that goes back to 1737: it was then […]

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From here it looks Better!

From here you can see it better is an invitation to everyone, from the youngest to the oldest, to discover the history of the Theater, from ancient Egypt to the present day. Let's see and hear how it emerged and grew. Knowing what makes the audience sitting in a theater and what different ways of acting we find […]

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15 September Café O Largo 5:00 pm Conference “The role of street arts in urban regeneration and public space” Aimed at mobilizing cultural and artistic agents Circus for schools In collaboration with the parish council of Arroios, a circus show will be presented for the Family Support Centers, within the scope [...]

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Kiosquorama

A free and traveling festival that started in the bandstands in Parisian gardens and has spread to other European cities. This year, the fourth in which it embraces Lisbon, brings many new features: in addition to new musicians from the French music scene, it also features the performance of Portuguese musicians, a market for vinyl records, dj sets and […]

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Magnetic Stories - A Chicken

For this new episode of Magnetic Stories, Clarice Lispector was the chosen author. The short story Uma Chicken is read to the sound of the electric guitar, and a workshop follows.

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Once upon a time at the Palacete das Conchas

The Palacete das Conchas is the protagonist of this guided tour staged by Joana Grupo de Teatro. Actors embody the spirit of the 16th century, wearing the costumes, voice and manners of the time in which the mansion was built and always interacting with the public, guiding a visit in an amusing shuttle between the past [...]

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Legend of the Emperor WU TI

In a small theater there is an ancient legend about the origin of Chinese shadows. Then, each participant will build their own shadow puppet, inspired by the characters in the story.

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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 […]