Silvia Roba Silvia Roba

A roaring city

Categories: Entertainment January 18, 2013

Rafiki and the gazelles

For over a year now The Lion King has been taking Madrid by storm, a colossal show which has become yet another icon on Gran Vía. Every evening the Teatro Lope de Vega boasts a full house: no one wants to miss this moving story set in Africa and starring the continent’s most majestic wildlife. When it was released in 1994, the Disney film became the most successful animation movie to date, and as a result of its eminent musical character it soon inspired a major Broadway production for all ages.  Read more

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Ignacio Vleming Ignacio Vleming

The Von Trapps on Gran Vía

Sonrisas-y-lágrimas Categories: Entertainment
December 21, 2012

Whiskers on kittens and crisp apple strudels…these are a few of my favourite things. Along with a good musical, of course. So, I grabbed the chance to pop along to the Arteria Coliseum Theatre on Gran Vía and see Sonrisas y lágrimas, the Spanish version of The Sound of Music.

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