Stories of history, Sibelius on the beach, digital entertainment, open-air cinema and the original version of West Side Story

50 Photos With History

50 Photos With History, he proposes a journey through the last eighty years of photography in Spain. Each photograph has a history and reflects the history of an era and the way photography was understood. You can see works by Agustí Centelles, Martín Santos Yubero, Ricard Terré, Joan Colom, Ramón Masats, Alberto García-Alix, Pablo Juliá, Chema Madoz, Marisa Flórez, Cristina García Rodero, José María Mellado, Navia, Isabel Muñoz and Sandra Balsell. Among the selection of photographers of 50 Photos With History are 17 National Photography Awards and 2 National Plastic Arts Awards.

Exhibitions

07/06/2019 to 27/08/2019

Free event

Chevy azul y pareja bailando © José María Mellado

Nits amb Ritme

Every Friday in the summer the Casa de les Punxes offers a musical performance of jazz, rhythm and blues, swing, soul and other rhythms on the roof of 600 m2 of this emblematic modernist building, masterpiece of the architect Josep Puig i Cadafalch. The price of the entrance includes a free visit to the roof, access to the exhibition (from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm) on the main floor, live musical performance (8:00 pm) and a glass of cava .

Concerts

14/06/2019 to 30/08/2019

Nits amb Ritme

Concert on the beach of the OBC

The OBC invites you once again to live a unique symphonic concert on the beach of Sant Sebastià, in Barceloneta. A free concert that generates more interest every year, in which you will enjoy symphonic music by the sea as it gets dark. The Barcelona Symphony Orchestra, directed by maestro Michal Nesterowicz, will be performing for the sixth time on the beach of Sant Sebastià de la Barceloneta and on this occasion will perform pieces by Bizet, Sibelius, Saint-Saëns, Rimski-Kórsakov, Dvorák, among others.

Concerts

21/06/2019

Free event

Concert on the beach of the OBC

Gamelab Barcelona

Gamelab, founded in 2005, is a non-profit organization whose objective is to create quality events related to the world of digital entertainment. In Gamelab, the International Congress of Videogames and Interactive Leisure, professionals, researchers, businessmen, academics and investors find inspiration and share projects and ideas.

Trade fair/Congress

26/06/2019 to 28/06/2019

Gamelab Barcelona

Cinema Lliure a la Platja

"Cinema Lliure a la Platja" is a free sample of independent film projected on the beach of San Sebastian (next to the beach of Barceloneta). In these open-air cinema sessions and by the sea, you should keep in mind the following: you can take prepared food and drink, you can smoke and no seats are offered, so you can use the sand as best you can or take your seat, lounger or inflatable sofa from your house.

Children, Cinema, Festival

27/06/2019 to 01/08/2019

Free event

Cinema Lliure a la Platja

Sala Montjuïc

The open-air cinema Sala Montjuïc is one of the referents of Barcelona's summer cultural program. One of the keys of the proposal is the combination of cinema in original version on a big screen with films and short films, live music and the possibility of dining outdoors in an environment such as the moat of the Castle of Montjuïc. There will be 16 nights of music and movies to enjoy with friends or family; a summer plan for both Barcelona residents and visitors, with films of all genres: the most recent releases, the most awarded titles, as well as classics, musicals, comedies, animated films and documentaries on a big screen. in original version subtitled in Spanish.

Children, Cinema, Concerts

28/06/2019 to 02/08/2019

Sala Montjuïc

Casa Amatller: Theatrical Visit

Travel to Barcelona at the beginning of the 20th century to discover the secrets of this work by Josep Puig i Cadafalch. In this theatrical visit you can listen to the original owner of Casa Amatller tell the story of his travels around the world, his passion for chocolate, the history of his chocolate factory and comments on the distinguished social circles in which he moved. Casa Amatller, with its impressive facade, is inspired by several architectural styles: Baroque, Romanesque, and of course, modernist.

Special, Theater/Dance

04/07/2019 to 19/09/2019

Casa Amatller: Theatrical Visit

West Side Story in Barcelona

West Side Story is one of the most important musicals of all time. From the beginning to the end, this masterpiece tells us one of the most exciting, heartbreaking and beautiful stories of musical theater. The score by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim is recognized worldwide as one of the best in the history of musicals, and the text by Arthur Laurens is still as moving and current as the day it premiered. Produced by SOM Produce, producer of Billy Elliot, Priscilla or Cabaret, and coinciding with the centenary of the birth of Leonard Bernstein, has premiered for the first time in Spain, the original full version with which this mythical musical debuted at the Winter Garden Theater (Broadway, 1957).

Musicals, Theater/Dance

20/12/2019 to 26/01/2020

West Side Story Barcelona