The Teatre Poliorama was inaugurated in 1906, it was built inside the building of “Real Academia de Ciencias y Artes” of Barcelona. Located in the heart of the Ramblas of Barcelona, one of the most famous and visited streets in the world, the Teatre Poliorama has always played a prominent role in the Catalan cultural life.
During the Spanish Civil War, seized by the CNT-FAI, was the scene of shootings carried out by members of the POUM and CNT that George Orwell described in his work “Homage to Catalonia”. A personal story of the writer about his participation in the conflict between the years of 1937 and 1938.
The Teatre Poliorama is considered a classic of Las Ramblas and one of the main points of diffusion of culture in Barcelona.
In addition to important theatrical productions from all over the world, the Teatre Poliorama has received for more than 10 years the shows of Barcelona and Flamenco. Its intimate atmosphere allows the public to enjoy, in a unique way, the most viewed flamenco shows in the history of Barcelona. Opera y Flamenco and Gran Gala Flamenco.
Opera y Flamenco is the most seen flamenco show in the history of Barcelona, a flamenco spectacle inspired in the plays of “Bodas de Sangre” by Federico Garcia Lorca, which tells the love story between the bailaores interpreted by their own souls, the soprano and the tenor.
Gran Gala Flamenco takes the spectator to a trip through different “palos” of flamenco in which the spectator will discover the intensity of the passion of the flamenco art through time and you will meet the new generation of flamenco artists in Barcelona.
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