The autumn cultural program in Algeciras, presented

Mayor, Jose Ignacio Landaluceaccompanied by the Deputy Mayor for Culture, Pillar Painterhas presented the cultural programming “Algeciras in autumn 2022” in the Council Chamber of the City Council.

In this sense, the mayor began by explaining that “we have worked to continue offering a first-rate program for all ages and with the best musical and theatrical shows, as well as exhibitions or literary meetings that always have a date in Algeciras, the city committed to culture, leisure and its manifestations”.

On the one hand, the friday september 30 opens the Florida Municipal Theater with the representation of the theatrical classic “Don Gil of the Green Tights” by Tirso de Molina, directed and adapted by Asun García, for the company “The theater” from Algeciras. Also, in the children’s music modality it will be offered in October “Little Red Riding Hood”; on Saturday the 8th with a night of comedy at the level of two big names in the monologue, Miguel Ángel Martín and Marcos Arizmendi; On the 14th and 15th, the musical “The FullMonty”under the direction of Silvia Villau: also on Saturday 22 will take place “the night of love parody 2” under the tutelage and creation of the Algeciras SAF (Sociedad Algecireña de Fomento), and will end the month of October on Saturday 29 with the show “Scents of the South”, Algeciras musician Diego Valdivia.

As for the month of novemberwe will have the annual appointment with the horror movies and all fantasy disciplines of the International Fantastic and Horror Arts Contest “Algeciras Fantastika 2022” from 8 to 13, and flamenco with the thirty Silver Palm City of Algeciras on Friday 18. Also, on Saturday November 5 the municipal theater will host the musical “The Elton John Experience”, the best possible musical journey through the history of the legendary British musician. On Saturday, November 20, the musical show “Encantados” will be held by the SAF and the Coral “Portus Albus”on the 25th and 26th we will host at the Municipal Theater the best musical tribute to Tina Turner “Totally Tina”and on the 30th, to end the month of November, with “The Lighthouse of Punta Carnero” of APADIS.

On the other hand, as regards decemberon Saturday 3 will take place the comedy written and directed by Mario Hernández “An Oscar for Oscar”, from the hand of well-known and beloved actors such as Jon Plazaola, Agustín Jiménez, Rebaca Sala and Marta Guil; On Tuesday, December 13, the Algeciras House of Culture will host the representation of the ballet “The Nutcracker” by Tchaikovsky, for all ages where the classic is the eternal, from the forms of the story, music and dance. Likewise, on the 17th the year will end with the expected return to the city of the Sevillian singer José Manuel Soto.

And, within the framework of advancing the beginning of 2023, in January Florida is expected to host the stage performance of the story “The Giant of Botafuegos”by the Musical Association “La Bohemia”, under the artistic direction of the musician from Algeciras Rafael Álvarez on Wednesday 4, to later on the 4th carry out the cabaret “Burlesque Show”.

In parallel, the City Council is also working on multiple activities that occupy the municipal cultural spaces of Algeciras, such as the Municipal Museum, the “José Luis Cano” Documentary Center and the Cajasur Hall, and which will host in this autumn cultural period, the exhibitions photographic by Mariló Calvente “Girando Fóbicas Miradas”, Ángel Ordóñez and Tomoyuki Hotta with “el Chato y la bella: There is a friend in me”, and the paintings by Javier Antolín, Marga Guinea with “Hache Dos O” and Antonio Javier Pérez García, or the sample of military modeling, together with the book presentations of the literary meetings “Paper Afternoons”, or the celebration of the meeting “Poets of Now 2022” in Algeciras, as well as an exhibition by Guillermo Pérez Villalta called “El Signo de West”, donated by the artist to the Andalusian Center for Contemporary Art of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, as reported by the delegate.

Painter has highlighted the “effort and enthusiasm to continue providing the city with top-level cultural activities, also working with local groups, and hand in hand with the technicians of the Culture delegation and the Image department of the Consistory, with a special Algeciras flavor and always thinking of adding, improving and enhancing our essences”.
Finally, the mayor stressed that “we continue to work to make Algeciras a city with more culture, more art and more entertainment, for this reason, from the delegation led by Pilar Pintor, together with the technicians, intense work is being carried out to offer citizens the best cultural programming possible, varied and modern”.

The autumn cultural program in Algeciras, presented