SI SE DIERA UN CUERPO AL BULLICIO (IF BUSTLE BECAME FLESH). CONSTANZA BRNČIĆ / NUNO REBELO

9 Nov. | 8:30 pm | Arts Santa Mònica | Look at the map | Free |

Fotografia de Román Rubert   Si se diera un cuerpo al bullicio began as a game in which a figure was made in space and then a sound. We looked at the figure in silence and then later came the sound. The figure changed like a landscape throughout the day. We imagined the body released, […]

LUMIMIC. BESLLUM AND OCTAVI RUMBAU

9 Nov. | 9:30 pm | Arts Santa Mònica | Look at the map | Free |

  SYNOPSIS “Besllum” is a Catalan word that means radiance or luminescence—light shining through a body. This word defines the research project on lights and shadows and results in real-time hands-on dramatic show evoking the early days of cinema. Different objects, opaque and translucent, organic materials such as plants, roots, water and various fluids become […]

EL TRÍPTIC (THE TRYPTIC). DAVID ESPINOSA

9-10 Nov | Thursday from 6:00 to 10:30 pm and Friday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm | Arts Santa Mònica | Look at the map | Free |

Opening: 9 November, 6:00 pm. David Espinosa’s installations and works—which stand out for their contemporary baroque flair—cover a vast array of theatrical genres. From the day he decided to relegate his body to a secondary role and replace the entire stage—a set with outdoor areas and space for 300 actors—with a scale model, he has […]

CASES (HOUSES). XESCA SALVÀ

9-10 Nov. | Thursday from 6:00 to 10:30 pm and Friday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm | Arts Santa Mònica | Look at the map | Free |

Opening: 9 November at 6:00 pm. Cases is a small independent show. Three different experiences (of about fifteen minutes each) between two people. Two spectators sit at the table and put on headphones. The recorded sound (a mix of stories and instructions for them to perform actions and hold/move objects) guides viewers through a unique […]

OBJECTE FICCIÓ (OBJECT FICTION). ENRIC FARRÉS

9-10 Nov | Thursday from 6:00 to 10:30 pm and Friday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm | Arts Santa Mònica | Look at the map | Free |

  Opening and premiere performance on 9 November at 6:00 pm. Res és meu (Nothing is mine) performance on 11 November at 6:30 pm in Hangar.org   Farrés comes from a plastic arts background and admits that he is far from his comfort zone with this work. The performing arts are, for him, a new language, […]

THE LIBRARY OF OURSELVES. BEANOTHERLAB

9-10 Nov | Thursday from 6:00 to 10:30 pm and Friday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm | Arts Santa Mònica | Look at the map | Free |

Opening on 9 November at 6:00 pm. The Library of Ourselves is an immersive experience that allows the audience to experience first-hand the personal stories of the immigrant community in Barcelona. By combining virtual reality, cognitive science and performance techniques, the system offers users the ability to see themselves in a different body, offering the […]

VIRTUAL REALITY NARRATIVES. AUDIOVISUAL THEATRE WORKSHOP WITH BEANOTHERLAB AND MACARENA RECUERDA SHEPHERD (CANCELED)

From 6-10 Nov | 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Institut del Teatre | Look at the map | INSCRIPCIONS |

Based on the research and creative experience of BeAnotherLab in the process of project The Library of Ourselves (in residence at IF Barcelona 2016-2017), and through the body swap approach taken by “La màquina de ser un altre” (“The machine of being another”), this workshop will seek to explore various narrative possibilities generated through real-time virtual […]

WEWOOD: DANSA D’OBJECTES. (WEWOOD: OBJECT DANCE) LABORATORY WITH FEDERICA PORELLO AND XAVI MORENO

From 30 Oct. to 03 Nov | 4:00 pm to 7:30 | Institut del Teatre | Look at the map | INSCRIPCIONS |

Dancer and choreographer Federica Porello, along with Xavi Moreno, will present the basics of the choreography system created jointly with Marine Broise under IF Barcelona’s residency program: WeWood. For years, the creators have been developing a specific method for staging the relationship between bodies and objects. To make it a reality, they have developed what […]

10 NOVEMBER: IF BARCELONA AT INSTITUT DEL TEATRE

10 Nov. | from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Institut del Teatre | Look at the map | Free |

Next 10 November (Friday), the IF Barcelona programme takes IT facilities in Barcelona as its central venue. The current edition completes the cycle begun last year, dedicated to the theatre of objects with the display of the results of creative residencies and workshops for various artists and companies. In this support task, work has been […]

Besllum i Octavi Rumbau a Lluèrnia, festival del foc i de la llum (CANCEL·LAT)

10.11 | 20.00 | Lluèrnia- Olot | Look at the map | Free |

Sorry, this entry is only available in Catalan and European Spanish. Click the link to switch the active language. Lloc: Molí Fondo de Sant Joan les Fonts SINOPSI “Besllum” vol dir la llum que travessa un cos. Partint d’aquest mot, que dóna nom al treball d’investigació sobre llums i ombres, es crea un espectacle de […]

VEUS DE TXERNÒBIL. CIA POTCUIA

10 Nov. | 6:30 pm | Institut del Teatre | Look at the map | Free |

Collective creation based on Svetlana Alekslévitx’sChernobyl Prayer Show by the Institut del Teatre in collaboration with IF Barcelona.   The silenced human history of the events that took place in 1986 at the Chernobyl plant—rediscovered. The file-storage boxes hiding the historical documents of the tragedy are opened, still contaminated by radioactivity. The voices of the […]

RES ÉS MEU. (NOTHING IS MINE). ENRIC FARRÉS DURAN

09.12 | 6:30 pm | Hangar.org | Look at the map | Free |

  Res és meu is a conference without a conference speaker. It is a statement of intent where a series of objects take the role of a first-person narrative. At the show we will see how two characters act professionally and do exactly what they are called to do. Everything is what it seems and […]

WRECK. LLISTAT D’ESPÈCIES EXTINTES (EXTINCT SPECIES LIST) WORKSHOP WITH PIETRO MARULLO

From 13 to 16 Nov. | From 10:00 am to 4:00 pm | Hiroshima | Look at the map | INSCRIPCIONS |

Wreck. Llistat d’espècies extintes is an interdisciplinary exercise that incorporates movement, sound and visual arts. The force of air causes a big black plastic—a soft sculpture—to move through space like a hunter. This abstract object with great evocative power, swallows up and spits out human beings, naked bodies. We could consider it an allegory of Leviathan, […]

EM FALTEN DITS. (I’M MISSING FINGERS). CREATIVE LAB BY XAVIER BOBÉS

From Tuesday, 14 Nov. to Saturday, 18 Nov. | from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm | Teatre Josep Maria de Sagarra | Look at the map | INSCRIPCIONS |

30-hour lab for manipulating objects; intensive work around the idea of time that escapes, flees and vanishes. A life gives us time for many things, but most are pure repetition of the same, and the remaining things freeze and paralyse movement. For an intensive week, we will count the hours and create a small collage […]

DUEL D’ORLANDO I RINALDO PER AMOR DE LA BELLA ANGÈLICA (ORLANDO AND RINALDO DUEL FOR THE LOVE OF FAIR ANGELICA). OPERA DEI PUPI BRIGLIADORO COMPANY (PALERMO, SICILIA)

SYNOPSIS The existence of the Sicilian Opera dei Pupi has been documented since the sixteenth century. Today is still lives on in art and popular culture in contemporary Sicily. Pupi’s stories follow the tradition of storytellers in the streets, telling the adventures of brave knights, beautiful ladies, great duels with swords and long trips. This […]

The Library of Ourselves. BEANOTHERLAB

From 16 to 18.11 | Thursday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and 3:30 pm to 8:30 pm / Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and from 3:30 pm to 8:30 pm / Saturday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. | Biblioteca Central Santa Coloma de Gramanet | Look at the map | Free |

Central Library of Santa Coloma de Gramenet (Hall). From November 16 to 18. The Library of Ourselves is an immersive experience that allows the audience to experience first-hand the personal stories of the immigrant community in Barcelona. By combining virtual reality, cognitive science and performance techniques, the system offers users the ability to see themselves […]

CASES. XESCA SALVÀ

From 17 to 19.11 | 17, 18 and 19 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | Teatre Josep Maria de Sagarra | Look at the map | Free |

Teatre Sagarra de Santa Coloma de Gramenet. 17, 18 and 19 November. Cases is a small independent show. Three different experiences (of about fifteen minutes each) between two people. Two spectators sit at the table and put on headphones. The recorded sound (a mix of stories and instructions for them to perform actions and hold/move objects) […]

EL TRÍPTIC. DAVID ESPINOSA

From 17 to 19.11 | Friday from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. / Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 01:30 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. / Sunday from 11:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. | Centre d'Art Contemporani Can Sisteré | Look at the map | Free |

Can Sisteré Art Center (Santa Coloma de Gramenet). 17, 18 and 19 November. David Espinosa’s installations and works—which stand out for their contemporary baroque flair—cover a vast array of theatrical genres. From the day he decided to relegate his body to a secondary role and replace the entire stage—a set with outdoor areas and space […]

EL TRAJE DEL EMPERADOR (THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES). SIESTA TEATRO

19 Nov. | 11:30 am and 1:00 pm | Teatre Josep Maria de Sagarra | Look at the map | Buy tickets |

  A rascal claims to make suits that only fools cannot see, but actually he does nothing. He sells the King sells a non-existent suit with which he actually walks around naked. Ministers, politicians, inspectors and even the king himself praised the non-existent suit. Based on the story by Count Lucanor in a free reading […]