Hocus Pocus international festival Granhada 2010

From November 24th to 28th, for the 9th consecutive year, Granada will be hosting the International Magic Festival “Hocus Pocus” 2010. This year, the festival slogan is “Fuegos de magia”   From Wednesday until Sunday, the festival invites you to breath the illusion of magic with a wide programme of performances and activities with magicians form all over the world, such…

El burlador de sevilla…

  Don Juan is a Spanish character representative of  Spanish literature, like no other. Besides the Celestina and the Don Quijote, the Don Juan is one of the masterpieces of Spanish literature. El burlador de Sevilla is important in Spanish culture and one of the classic plays, still represented in the national theatres.    …

History of Paella

The history of the paella is part of the general history of Valencia. The Valencian paella is the best known dish of the rich and varied Spanish gastronomy and a benchmark of society. The origin of paella, like all the popular dishes of each area, is only the combination of the elements that people lived surrounded…

Unesco honours Flamenco

The United Nations Educational and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO) honoured Flamenco this week. On Tuesday 16 November, the United Nations Educational and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO) honoured Spanish flamenco dance as a part of the “intangible cultural heritage of humanity”. Meeting in Nairobi, Kenya, members of UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage…

Matisse y la Alhambra

Matisse y la Alhambra (1910-2010) del 15.10.10 hasta 28.02.11 Organizan: Patronato de la Alhambra y el Generalife. Consejería de Cultura de la Junta de Andalucía SECCColabora: Fundación “la Caixa”Comisarios: Francisco Jarauta María del Mar Villafranca Horario: Domingo a jueves: 9:00 a 18:00 horas Viernes y sábado: 9:00 a 20:00 horas entrada gratuita   Matisse “regresa”…

IDEA ORGANIZES: a Gymkhana in sacromonte

Place: El Sacromonte, Plaza de la Ermita del Santo Sepulcro. Start: 11:00 h. End: 14:00 horas. Aproximatively, 5 people / team   SUBSCRIBE IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! For further information: IDEA : 670 309 056 o info@lawebdeidea.org

PABLO MILANÉS EN CONCIERTO

PABLO MILANÉS EN CONCIERTO 27 de noviembre de 2010 Pabellón Municipal de Deportes de Albolote Granada     The events will be held in different parts of the province of Granada and will concern all cultural areas: art to theater, film, poetry and music.   The program includes a concert by Pablo Milanés on November…

Valparaíso a river of gold

Valparaíso a river of gold: The Patronato of the Alhambra and Generalife and the Museum of Cuevas del Sacromonte are organizing a series of activities called “Valparaíso, un río de oro”. Alhambra, Albaycín, Sacromonte (‘Valparaíso, a river of gold. Alhambra, Albaycín, Sacromonte’). The aim of these activities, taking place from 22 October to 13 November,…

Paseos diarios por Granada

Paseos diarios por Granada: Desde IDEA, les presentamos nuestro Programa Educativo e Interpretativo Para Particulares, dirigido a público genérico que, de manera individual o por pequeños grupos de amigos o familiares esté interesado en la realización de alguna de las variadas actividades que presentamos.   Como podrán ver a continuación, nuestra oferta incluye proyectos que…

The Spanish Language Orthography

The Spanish Language Orthography:    Scholars in San Millán finalized the new “Spanish Language Orthography”. The Interacademic Commission who is preparing the basic text of the new edition of the Spanish Language Orthography ” from today in San Millan de la Cogolla (La Rioja), the remaining aspects of this new Hispanic work, will be published…