We are delighted to announce that, after more than a year closed, we are opening our doors at Cervantes Theatre in June.
Take a look at our audience guide and enjoy a safe return to our theatre:
by José Sanchis Sinisterra
Directed by Paula Paz
We bring back our acclaimed production of Ay, Carmela! in Spanish, by José Sanchis Sinisterra. With Paula Rodríguez and Jorge Lucas. Directed by Paula Paz.
From 15th June until 18th July, performances Tuesday to Sunday at 7:30pm. Join us for this special moment.
Performances in Spanish.
We continue with our digital series of ‘In Conversation’, in which our Associate Artistic Director Paula Paz will interview some of the most prominent artists and professionals from the theatre scene in Spain.
You’ll be able to watch all the conversations here:
Available now our ‘In Conversation’ with Guillermo Heras, and our director Paula Paz about the opportunity that the present brings to invest in theatre research and new creative approaches.
Director de Teatro
Ya está disponible una nueva ‘In Conversation’ con Guillermo Heras, y nuestra directora Paula Paz, sobre la oportunidad que brinda el presente para la investigación teatral y la creación de nuevas formas.
The Little Pony / El Pequeño Poni
An American Life / Una vida americana
Summer in December / Verano en Diciembre
The eyes of the Night / Los ojos de la noche
Premio Ana Caro de Teatro II Edición
Tenemos el placer de anunciar el Premio Ana Caro de Teatro en su segunda Edición, convocado por Cervantes Theatre y Ediciones Antígona con la finalidad de apoyar, promocionar y difundir internacionalmente la dramaturgia actual en español.
We have the pleasure of announcing the Ana Caro Theatre Award II edition for new writing. Organised by Cervantes Theatre and @Ediciones Antígona, this award is created to support, promote and internationalise new writing in Spanish language.
Direct Your Future
DIRECT YOUR FUTURE
Support programme for young directors
The Cervantes Theatre has launched its first development programme for young directors called Direct Your Future. After a selection process, we are happy to introduce you to the 6 emerging directors that will have the opportunity to develop their craft with this scheme. We are offering them a paid week of rehearsals at the theatre with actors so that they can explore their proposed project and a mentorship scheme to support them along the way.
“We can not afford to lose our youngest generation of artists. The future may seem dark and uncertain for many of them but we are here to offer our support and guidance, giving them voice and space within an international creative context and telling them that they are valued and needed”
Paula Paz, cofounder and Associate Artistic Director of the Cervantes Theatre.
ACTING CLASSES/CLASES DE INTERPRETACIÓN
As of Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
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The Cervantes Theatre runs a friends scheme that enables people to support the charity to continue providing top quality theatre. Productions in off-west end theatres in London cannot be put on solely through ticket sales (prices would have to roughly double for this to be the case) and so every play requires money to be found from elsewhere. We are deeply grateful to our main corporate and institutional sponsors, whose logos with links to their websites are on the bottom of every page of this website together with Arts Council England for their support
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OUR JOURNEY TO OPENING THE CERVANTES THEATRE
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The Cervantes Theatre stages numerous Spanish language plays throughout the year from both Spanish and Latin American playwrights. The productions are performed in Spanish on Monday-Tuesday, and in English Wednesday-Saturday. Our weekly Tuesday matinees are ideal for school groups wishing to visit our 88 seat venue.
All schools who wish to be involved with the programme will be provided with our educational pack a few weeks before the trip, which includes information on our current production and interactive workshops which can be carried out in class either before or after seeing the play.
Visits also include a pre or post-show talk with a member of the creative team, who will talk about the creative process and discuss issues surrounding the play.