Theatre and dance in Madrid

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  • Gala Internacional de Magia en Escena - Festival Internacional de Magia 2024


An authentic flamenco show featuring mesmerizing dancing, singing and guitar playing (Madrid Flamenco Theatre at Teatro Alfil. Monday to Sunday. Till 30 December).

The festival will be holding yet another edition with shows that combine theatre, music, puppets, magic, circus, projections and contemporary dance (Various venues. 1-24 March). 


A German-language opera adapted from Zofia Posmysz's novel that premieres in Spain (Teatro Real. 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 18, 20 and 24 March).

Two theatre companies, Yllana and Töthem, have created a musical show for children to raise awareness about recycling through comedy and percussion (Gran Teatro CaixaBank Príncipe Pío. 5 and 26 March).

Yllana offers a fun take on the fascinating world of gastronomy (Teatro La Latina. 19 and 26 Feb and 5, 11 and 25 Mar).

Cirque Hirsute is premièring in Spain a space adventure that moves between stars and the planets as part of the Teatralia festival (Conde Duque. 9 March).

The DynamO Théâtre Company will perform a circus show about reconnecting with a lost identity (Teatro Circo Price. 15 March).

A double bill in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Arnold Schoenberg (Teatro Real. 17, 19, 21, 23, 26 and 28 March).

René Jacobs directs a single performance of a new adaptation of the opera by Georges Bizet (Teatro Real. 27 March).

Immersive theatre show that reflects the life of the painter through his paintings with a soundtrack designed by the violinist Ara Malikian (Teatro Marquina. Tuesday to Sunday).


The city’s new official sightseeing and tourist travel pass.

An observation deck offering wonderful vistas of the city.

Visit our online store (in Spanish) of souvenirs made by local artisans!

  • Take a look at the musicals showing in Madrid right now and over the coming months.

    Musicals in Madrid
  • Matilda, el musical
  • Discover the best spots in the city to enjoy Spain’s artistic expression par excellence.

  • El Corral de la Morería
  • Madrid's excellent transport system allows you to get around the city quickly and safely by bus, metro, train or taxi.

    Getting around Madrid