1 Jun 2012 – 2 Jun 2012

Save Event: A CATALAN WEEKEND IN LONDON 1st and 2nd of June

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London, United Kingdom


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  • Buses: 8, 388, 26, 35, 47, 48, 67, 78, 135, 149, 242 and 243
  • Tube: Liverpool Street, Old Street, Bethnal Green, Aldgate East
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Challenges, directions and new narratives in Catalan Culture


A Catalan Weekend in London will vigorously promote Catalan cultural diversity in London through a showcase of new tendencies in performing arts, cinema, and music from Catalonia. Opening Party to celebrate A Catalan Weekend in London! àŒË† 1st June | 8.30pm to 1am| Venue 2 | Rich Mix | FREE Unique opportunity to witness the best talent of Catalonian artists based in London, whilst enjoying delicious Catalan cava and beer as well as its cuisine accompanied by spectacular live visuals and music. If you wish attend the free Opening party you must purchasea ticket for one of Saturday´s events and show your ticket at the door. Please email raquel@sinfincinema.com to pre-book your place at the Opening Party! ALL DAY PASS AVAILABLE FOR SATURDAY 2nd JUNE'S EVENTS - £20 This price includes Friday's Opening Party and Saturday´s Film, Panel Discussion, Theatre and Live Music PROGRAMME Theatre You and Me 1st and 2nd June l 7.30pm l Venue 1l Rich Mix Director: Uri Roodner Actresses: Patrà ­cia Rodrà ­guez & Mercè Ribot Languages: English, Spanish and Catalan You& Me is an award winning debut script by the contemporary playwright Roger Simeon. Documentary Film 2nd June l 5pm l Main Space l Rich Mix Barcelona Socialites. Barcelona before the time Erases it. Dir: Mireia Ros l 98min l 2011 l Spain l UK-London Première This is the private life of a high society family, showcasing the golden years of a cosmopolitan and cultivated bourgeoisie. Thanks to them today's Barcelona is an international reference point. Special guest: The director Mireia Ros and Marta Figueras, producer of the film. Panel Discussion 2nd June l 6.30 pm l Venue 2 l Rich Mix Catalan culture and identity: Why it is still such a big deal? Catalan Weekend in London will host a passionate debate and interactive Q&A session around Catalan culture and identity. Live Music - Nubla 2nd June l 9pm l Main Space l Rich Mix l Exclusive live concert! Each of Nubla´s song are a small work of art which needs to be heard, enjoyed and felt. Carefully developed downtempo combined with piano, double bass, samplers and scratches, come together to create a world of distinct true feelings. The arrangement of jazz and electronic music only compliments her Latin flair. Her Mediterranean touch gives life to a silky, melodic; Nubla both sings and recites her own world.


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