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Cuerpa From 3 to 14 December

Cuerpa is a festival created by Aitana Cordero that aims to share and make accessible the work of a group of women related to the performing arts (choreographers, body composers, concept dancers) whose investigations shine a spotlight on the body—specifically the female body—and associate it with intimacy, sexuality and violence.

Unalmés From 23 February 2017 to 31 October 2019

From February to June, La Casa Encendida offers a programme of performances—one each month—for audiences of all ages and types, featuring pieces by different artists who work to develop contemporary performing arts languages.

IDEM 2019. International Performing Arts Festival

The seventh edition of IDEM presents the work of a group of Spanish and international artists united by their marked activism, an engagement with the conflicts of our time that reveals the possibility of restoring the narrative of history, whether through poetry, provocation, humour, defiance, tenderness or hope.

Princesses and Darthvaders 2019 From 07 to 09 June 2019
Princesses and Darthvaders 2019

La Casa Encendida welcomes the fifth edition of the festival that uses guerrilla culture and humour to talk about feminisms. The line-up includes Mona Eltahawy, Najat El Hachmi, IRA, Ajuar and Aries, Manuela D'Avila and Gabriela Wiener, the stand-up comedy of Rocío Quillahuaman and Irantzu Varela, and María Von Touceda and Brigitte Vasallo in “Vermouth, Press and Blablabla”.

  • 08 June 2019
    Rocío Quillahuaman + Aries
    Concerts, Performances Rocío Quillahuaman + Aries

    Are you offended by a certain indie festival’s poster? Why don’t the people who snoop your stories ever say hi? And (…)

  • 09 June 2019
    Vermouth, Press and Blablabla
    Concerts, Performances Vermouth, Press and Blablabla

    We’re bringing back the popular "Vermouth, Press and Blablabla", an aperitif-session where two top communicators (…)

  • 09 June 2019
    Irantzu Varela + IRA
    Concerts, Performances Irantzu Varela + IRA

    We’ll wrap things up on Sunday with the gritty political humour of activist Irantzu Varela, an uncontrollable (…)

Gelatine 2019 From 16 to 18 May 2019
Gelatine 2019

Gelatine, the festival of art and thought that emphasises a nature constantly under construction, is back for a second year, bringing us narratives that question the very notion of the “individual” by admitting that the “alien” has always existed and is in fact a vital part of ourselves.

Me gustas pixelad_ 2019 From 26 February to 03 March 2019
Me gustas pixelad_ 2019

Second edition of Me gustas pixelad_ [I Like You Pixelated], the festival where the performing arts meet the digital world, creating a new intersection between performance art and video game design

Drowning in a Sea of Data: performances From 01 to 03 February 2019
Drowning in a Sea of Data: performances

Drowning in a Sea of Data, curated by João Laia, develops in three interconnected manners: as an exhibition, a performance programme and a reader. The live artworks stage experiences that further intensify a number of questions explored in the project and brings together pieces by Pedro Barateiro, Rabih Mroué, Evan Ifekoya, Teatro Praga, Alex Baczynski-Jenkins and Pakui Hardware.

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