Season 14 -15 in the Canal Theatre


Canal Theaters Community of Madrid today unveiled its programming for season 2014-2015, a renewed commitment to diversity of artistic genres over 100 theater proposals, music and dance.

The Deputy Minister of Tourism and Culture, Carmen González, and artistic director of Theater Channel, Albert Boadella, unveiled new proposals that will continue the work that has been done in this artistic and cultural space, Since opening in February 2009, He has received more than one million viewers and more scheduled 500 mounts. The season 2013/14 He has exceeded 27.000 tickets sold to previous. Also the occupancy rate has increased so far this year, surpassing the 78%, nearly nine points higher values 2013.

All performing arts will have a place on the stages of the Canal Theater next season. From the theater of Peter Brook and Philippe Genty at Sergio Peris-Mencheta or Marta Buchaca; from the National Ballet Inglés Tamara Rojo to the great Spanish formations like the National Ballet of Spain, National Dance Company Victor Ullate Ballet or-Madrid; from the vastness of Carmina Burana The Fura or zarzuela Caserio to a secluded Opera Four notes Paco Mir or L'Isola Desabitata Emilio Sagi.

Meanwhile, Talent Festival will reach its third edition with good news for creators: the possibility of displaying his complete works. The lucky ones will be the top rated shows of previous editions.

For next season the Canal Theater expect to have a more scenic exhibition space: Black Room, so far only intended to test, It would be devoted to small format stagings and artistic quality to match the best productions. This space has a capacity of 180 seats and a stage of twenty-eight meters and could combine dual-use rehearsal room with display.

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Opens the season 27 Players August, a theatrical assembly of Pau Miró, a cast of Jesus Castejón, Luis Bermejo, Ginés García Millán and Miguel Rellán. It will give the baton to True West (Authentic West), written by Sam Shepard and directed by José Carlos Plaza work.

October and Roberto Álamo and Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Steady rain will perform, de Keith Huff. Again in small format you will see girls should not play football, with text and address of successful Marta Buchaca and performed by the company La Trastienda. And from Valencia come Dollhouse, the Henrik Ibsen, under the direction of Ximo Flores. One of theatrical productions for the new season will be One man, two guvnors, adapted by Paco Mir and directed by Alexander Herold. Also with Paco Mir, Opera co-production of four notes, a minimalist opera this time will be Mirimarista. Politics comes into play with Dignity, Ignasi Vidal and starring Toni Cantó and directed by Juan José Alfonso.

The new cycle of Baires to Madrid Dear include Ibsen: I'm Nora, a letter written by Griselda Gambaro work. Also known humorist Enrique Pinti actor and present his theatrical monologue Pinti Recharged. Actress and singer Susana Rinaldi will perform Julio Reminiscing (Tribute to Cortázar). Live from Buenos Aires billboard Martín Bossi, con su Bossi Big Band Show, will perform a humorous tour of the problems of everyday life. To close this cycle, Elena Roger will play his prodigious voice more emblematic songs of musicals.

Also from Argentina Federico Luppi come to play the character of an Argentine exmilitar in the report, Santiago Varela. And France, Philippe Genty presentará Do not forget me / Forget me not (Do not forget me), a visual Odyssey human actors and puppets size. From England Globe Theater Company on tour will bring Much ado about nothing (Much ado About Nothing), one of the most acute portraits of William Shakespeare lovers. Dear family audience for Darwin, Film of Parlón & Cup of theatre, a work performed in English about the difficulties of a teenager to spend Secondary.

Fall Festival Primavera

Fall Festival to start Spring strongly in the Canal Theater with The Valley of Astonishment (The valley wonder), Peter Brook and Marie-Hélène Estienne con Bouffes du Nord Theater, a kaleidoscopic journey into the mysteries and wonders of the human brain. We will continue An old Monk, Thelonious Monk and inspired by Josse de Pauw created by Kris Defoort and with the Lod Music Theater and Théâtre Vidy-Lausanne. Another betting the festival is the grand dame of folk music, Marianne Faithfull, which will hold its 50 Anniversary of life.

The mood of the company Yllana also be present with The gagfather, a tribute to black cinema. Rafael Alvarez, The Wizard, will play The Golden Ass, Lucius Apuleius. Meanwhile, Impromadrid Theater and Festim015 bring together the best companies in the world impro.

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The dance season will open on 28 August with Sorolla, National Ballet of Spain, the brainchild of Antonio Najarro. Another great training, Victor Ullate Ballet-Madrid, will present South, a tribute to Enrique Morente. National Dance Company, under the direction of Jose Carlos Martínez, will present three shows with different programs: Today classics, You want to dance with us? and Gala 35 anniversary of the CND: Tribute to María de Ávila.

The National Ballet Inglés with Tamara Rojo returns to Canal front with his latest work around World War I.. Lest we forget (Lest we forget) It includes three parts: No man’s land de Liam Scarlett, Firebird, de George Williamson y Dust, de Akram Khan.

Madrid Dance Festival offered at the Canal Theater in November with the unmissable contemporary creation. forest Ardora, of Co.. Rocío Molina; Hriurh-Art, the Susanne Linke y renegade; Nomadic, of Co.. Manuel Liñán; What the body does not remember, of Co.. Last time; y Free fall, of Co.. Sharon Fridman.

Coproduced with the Madrid Dance Festival, the Canal Theater presents LAC, The Les Ballets de Monte Carlo. Choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot reviews the legendary Swan Lake relying on the writer Jean Rouaud for dramaturgy.

The company will seek Michelangelo Bern with Spanish dance show Mediterranean origins and subsequent evolution of Jota. Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montreal por primera vez presentarán España in The Sleeping Beauty (Sleeping Beauty). It will end the dance program with the anniversary of Les Ballets Trockadero Program Monte Carlo.

Commitment to music with big titles lyric

In the field of opera Canal Theater returns to bet on one of his most successful productions, Verdi pepper, Albert Boadella, a musical duel between Wagner and Verdi.

De la mano de La Fura dels Baus, with the Orchestra and Choir of the Community of Madrid, It will come into play Carmina Burana, allowing the viewer, through shocking scenes and special effects, immerse yourself in the music of Carl Orff.

The Teatro Arriaga will zarzuela The farmhouse, with music by Jesus Guridi and libretto by Federico Romero and Guillermo Fernandez-Shaw. Also the Arriaga Theater, in collaboration with the Teatro de la Maestranza, signing chamber opera L'isola disabitata, Sevillian composer Manuel García, under the direction of Emilio Sagi.

Across the pond landed Martí: verses Cuba, songs of freedom, a musical show performed virtually Andy Garcia. In the Black Room tenor Enrique Viana will present a musical comedy drama, social insecurity ... and such. The first chamber opera can be seen in this new room will Angelus Novus, with music and libretto by Jorge Fernandez Guerra from texts of Walter Benjamin.

musical memory of a time of war is the theme chosen for the musical marathon this season 12 uninterrupted hours of music around World War I.. Another dating open and free character will be the Third Meeting of Bands.

The public will be able to plan family at Christmas time with Peter and the Wolf play in the orchestra, adaptation of known musical tale Peter and the Wolf by Prokofiev. The notes will be distinct healing (Notes that heal), a documentary with music by Bach live, Garnati hand Ensemble and presented by journalist Mercedes Milá.

It merges music with other genres in Baroque Carnival, Le Poème Harmonique, music, dance and circus arts seventeenth century under the direction of Vincent Dumestre. A + A combine their talent choreographer Ángel Corella and violinist Ara Malikian.

The Ibercaja Music Concerts, with the Youth Orchestra and Choir of the Community of Madrid (JORC) They will extend throughout the season with a total of 27 concerts. They include the familiar musical matinees, Family Concerts, concerts for schoolchildren and symphony concerts.

Repeated the International Festival of Contemporary Music in Madrid (COMA´14), the Young Performers of Scherzo Foundation and the Festival Operadhoy.

The Canal Dance Center will show the work of its resident companies

The Canal Dance Center (CDC), Choreographic Center of the Community of Madrid has been born more than 120 Projects. Two annual calls for temporary residences offer the possibility to work in any of his nine studies over three months. This year, Besides, It is presented for the first time the sample resident companies. This two-week cycle will provide a snapshot of choreographic creation by companies that have gone through this choreographic center.

Education, social projects and accessible theater

The educational program for students offers this season shows Dear Darwin, of Parlon Theater Company and foremost is my lady of the Teatro del Biombo. Educational concerts with music Ibercaja, This aimed at the creation of new public program receives each year 20.000 school.

Under the name More than culture, Canal Theaters maintain their social projects in collaboration with the Youth Orchestra and Choir of the Community of Madrid and the Foundation SaludArte. In June he will return to the stage Kaleidoscope, an integrated dance show, music, theater and visual arts.

Within its willingness to public service and for the second year, Canal Theaters Theater Accessible participate in the project and provide the public functions adapted. It is a program that ensures accessibility sensory captioning service, magnetic loop and audiodescription.

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