Nowadays it is the must-meeting point of Barcelona’s cultural and social life and also it is a symbolical and sentimental patrimony of a whole town that identifies with its history.
The Palau de la Musica Catalana was built between 1905 and 1908 as the headquarters of Orfeó Català, the building is constructed around a central metallic structure covered in glass, that when receiving natural light transforms the building, the most significant piece of art of Domènech I Montaner in a magical musical box where all the types of art applied combine: Sculpture, mosaic, stained glass and forging.
Barcelona y Flamenco has been the first production company in performing its flamenco spectacles in the Palau de la Musica Catalana. Its two main plays Opera y Flamenco and Gran Gala Flamenco are the most seen flamenco shows in the history of the Palau de la Musica and also of the city of Barcelona.
The critics and public success of Opera y Flamenco and Gran Gala Flamenco has been fundamental for the conquest of Travelers’ Choice of Trip Advisor received by the Palau de la Musica Catalana and also the conquest of the excellency certificate for Barcelona y Flamenco.
Opera y Flamenco is a perfect show for passionates of music and dancing, a flamenco show that unifies the opera with the flamenco art in a unique way. For more information and ticket’s booking for Opera y Flamenco. Click Here.
Gran Gala Flamenco embodies the intensity of the passion of the gypsy people through time and you will meet the new generation of flamenco artists in Barcelona. For more information and ticket’s booking for Gran Sala Flamenco. Click Here.
A journey into the heart of flamenco
Gran Gala Flamenco is the flamenco show where the spectator will discover the intensity of the passion of the gypsy people through time and will meet the new generation of flamenco artists in Barcelona. Gran Gala Flamenco is a unique flamenco show, an alternation of sensations, rhythms and movements that define flamenco art, declared by UNESCO in 2010 as “Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity”. Gran Gala Flamenco is directed by Juan Gómez “Chicuelo”, one of the most important guitarists in flamenco today and one of the most prolific and interesting composers of the last generations of Spanish artists.
More than 3 million spectators
Opera y Flamenco is a true “cult” for music and dance lovers, a show that uniquely blends the beauty of opera with flamenco art. This stormy love story between bailaores alternates with sensual choreographies of the most famous opera arias. Opera Flamenco is one of the most viewed flamenco shows in the history of Barcelona, with more than 3 million spectators. The Opera y Flamenco show continues on uninterrupted programming at the incredible Palau de la Música and at the Teatre Poliorama on Las Ramblas in Barcelona.
A young and promising cast of ten dancers on stage, the show “Guitarra y Flamenco – Ballet Español”, presents a great variety of choreographies, with the great successes of Spanish music and their versions to guitar and orchestra. It is a show in which different pieces of dance meet in Spanish Dance with Flamenco tints, where you can enjoy the movement of the Manila shawls, the touch of castanets, the sound of the zapateados and the suggestive dance technique of the Dance Spanish. A very complete show that manages to surprise and excite the viewer thanks to the excellent interpretation of its dancers.
“El Yiyo” – A Contratiempo
Exploring new eclectic sounds that have influenced the artist, surprising costumes and a cast of artists who accompany him on stage, he elevates the passion and sincerity that characterizes El Yiyo, creating a flamenco show that transcends between genres “a contratiempo”.