Theatre and dance in Madrid

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    A month packed with activities related to flamenco and Spanish dance that dedicates its sixth edition to Camarón (Various locations. Main venue: Fernán Gómez Centro Cultural de la Villa. 11-29 May ).

    Flamenco Madrid
  • Flamenco Madrid 2022


Joaquín de Luz reveals his first major choreographic challenge with a version of this fable (Teatro Real. 18, 20 and 21 May).

TThe festival, which year after year brings together the best of national and international dance, celebrates its 37th edition (Various locations. 29 Apr-14 Jun).

The Antonio Gades company presents a show that combines the best of flamenco and the dance style of one of the most admired dancers and choreographers of the 20th century (Teatro Magno. Thursday to Sunday. From 17 February).

The Daniel Abreu Company is performing a simile of modern dance between hunting and today’s society (Teatro de La Abadía - Sala José Luis Alonso. 22 May).

The dance group premieres a contemporary and acrobatic dance piece to celebrate its 50th anniversary (Teatros del Canal - Sala Roja. 25-29 May).

The gestural theatre company Yllana presents its new show, a classical music concert full of comedy and humour (Teatro Circo Price. 27-28 May).

Two theatre companies, Yllana and Töthem, have created a musical show for children to raise awareness about recycling through comedy and percussion (Gran Teatro CaixaBank Príncipe Pío. 3, 12 and 30 May).

Flamenco and gastronomy experience directed by two great names from the genre, Cristina Hoyos and Jose Carlos Plaza (Teatro Eslava. Thursday to Saturday).

The world’s biggest box office illusionist from Europe reopens the Apolo with a new show that includes illusions that have never been seen before (Teatro Nuevo Apolo. Friday to Sundays).

An authentic flamenco show featuring mesmerizing dance, singing and guitar playing (Madrid Flamenco Theatre at Teatro Alfil. Monday to Sunday. Till 30 December).

The largest musical production ever seen in Spain. Over 100 million people around the world (Teatro Lope de Vega. Tuesday to Sunday).

A total of 14 shows with leading artists from flamenco song and dance, such as Amador Rojas, Alba Heredia and Antonio Lizana (Salón de Baile, Teatro Real. 4 Nov-22 Jul. See dates).

  • Discover the best spots in the city to enjoy Spain’s artistic expression par excellence.

  • El Corral de la Morería


An observation deck offering wonderful vistas of the city.

Visit our online store (in Spanish) of souvenirs made by local artisans!

Hop on board the city's official sightseeing bus!

  • Take a peek at our selection of the most important events taking place in Madrid and start planning your next visit!

    Madrid Events Calendar: 2022
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  • Madrid's excellent transport system allows you to get around the city quickly and safely by bus, metro, train or taxi.

    Getting around Madrid
  • Take a look at the musicals showing in Madrid right now: The Lion King, Tina, Grease, Fame, We Will Rock You, Kinky Boots...

    Musicals in Madrid
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