The spanish government aproves today the Budget's project, which reduces from 21% to 10% the tax in concerts, theatral shows and corridas. The duty, aplied since 2012, didn't afect books and art.
Cinema is out of the agreement between the government and Ciudadanos about General Budgets of the State.
(Source: El País)
The Oficina de Suport a la Iniciativa Cultural opens a call for grants which have the objective of giving support to creation center's activities and performing arts productions, music and visual arts with a professional character and in public and private equipments which are located in Catalunya.
Period: 21/03/2017 - 03/04/2017
The 'trans' speech brusts into the barcelona's theatre billboard. In the middle of the debate about the need of making more visible the different ways of asuming the sexual identity (a debate wich won prominence because of incidents such as the homophobic agressions in Berga or the transphobic campaign from Hazte Oír), some scenic spaces of the city are hosting during march and april a bunch of shows, plays, conferences and workshops to come closer the transgender world.
(Source: El Periódico)
Mateos Feijóo's programming, which set aside the text theatre plays, divides the theatre profession.
More than 250 professionals of the cultural sector, most of them related to performing arts, signed a letter supporting the new strategy of the theatral naves of the cultural complex Matadero (Madrid), depending of the city council of the capital, which caused a big division in the theatre trade for setting aside the text plays in favour of other disciplines such as performance, music, dance or visual arts.
(Source: El País)
The Conde Duque Cultural Center is programming performing arts, literature, exhibitions and music during one month in the festival Ellas Crean.
Thirteen years bringing the creative woman to the first line of the culture in Madrid. March starts with the festival Ellas Crean and will be battling out until 7th april. "On one side we want to improve circles, name sites, recover the memory of women", explains the director of the center, Concha Hernández, "and on the other side we want the festival to be a meeting point of oportunities for the youngests in dialogue with the most established ones".
(Source: La Vanguardia)
The Culture Department of Generalitat de Catalunya and the Fira Mediterrània de Manersa with the collaboration of Espai Marfà - Girona city council and de Casa de la Música del Gironès Foundation are calling up the 2nd edition of the "Teresa Rebull" award to the best popular and traditional culture music project.
The economic dotation is 5.000 euros and a creation stage. Deadline for presenting projects: 31 march 2017
(Source: Fira Mediterrània de Manresa)