Palau Les Arts adjusts its programming to the current health situation

Main room of the Palau de Les Arts. Photographs Miguel Lorenzo / Mikel Ponce

The Palace of Arts adjust your schedule more immediately in order to guarantee the strictest security, as well as the artistic excellence of the scheduled shows, faced with the pandemic situation.

Les Arts recalls that, since its reopening to the public after confinement, last 12 of June, has developed and adapted the protection protocols against COVID-19 to the restrictions and recommendations of the authorities according to health evolution.

The arts center has thus maintained its programming and activity to the public without interruption, both in the building itself and in other spaces, with the maximum guarantees for spectators and workers.

According to the current context, The management of Les Arts has decided to reorganize its most immediate shows in response to the containment requirements of COVID-19 and the artistic particularities of each of them.

Due to the significant number of singers and musicians on stage, is postponed for him 1 July the debut of Daniele Gatti in front of the Choir of the Generalitat and the Orchestra of the Valencian Community with the ‘Requiem’ by Verdi.

The production of 'Falstaff' is recovered for the month of March, in Verdi, that had been suspended. The Main Hall of Les Arts will host four performances of this title, the days 2, 7, 11 Y 14 that month, in the same scenic and musical terms that were announced at the time.

The new functions of 'Falstaff' replace in the programming the planned performances of 'Tristan und Isolde'. Les Arts Direction Sends Richard Wagner's Musical Drama To Future Seasons, to their musical needs and the size of the work, lasting more than five hours with two breaks included.

In that sense, all activities planned around the work are canceled: ‘Preview up to 28’, Ramon Gener and Perspectives conference.

Likewise, on the occasion of the perimeter closure on the weekend, the first session of ‘Bandes a Les Arts’ moves to Sunday 28 February.

February schedule

After these modifications, Les Arts announces that it maintains the rest of its programming scheduled for the month of February, the day begins 7 with the third concert of ‘Matins a Les Arts’ in the Main Hall.

The artists of the Center de Perfeccinment offer for this Sunday matinee a program dedicated to Verdi and the romantic song, with seats with a single price of five euros.

The cycle ‘Arts is Lied’ receives the 12 February the visit of one of the most respected tandems of the genre: baritone Christian Gerhaher and pianist Gerold Huber with works by Schumann and Debussy at the lectern. The Arts reports that, on the occasion of the curfew, the German baritone recital will begin at 19.00 hours.

The day 13 February, the Teatre Martín i Soler hosts the premiere of ‘L’isola disabitata’, by the Spanish Manuel García, a chamber opera conceived for four singers and piano accompaniment starring the young talents of the Center de Perfeccinment. Les Arts will offer three functions for the general public (13, 19, 21) and two educational (16 Y 24) of this title that is represented in a montage by Emilio Sagi. Les Arts communicates that the function of the day 19 will begin at 19.00 hours.

Returns & Exchanges
In the coming days, Les Arts will inform those affected by the reorganization of the shows about the procedures for exchange or return of the tickets.