A Symbol of Class
This magnet souvenir from Spain, in particular, can serve as a symbol of class and culture for your home as it features the famous Gran Teatro Falla in such a charming way that it appears as though it comes straight out of a museum or a children's book. It is not just representative to artistic pursuits in architecture but also other forms as it is host to numerous festivals and creative events.
Located in popular Plaza Fragela, the theater dates from the late Nineteenth century after the Gran Teatro de Cadiz burnt. Immediately after its completion in 1905, it was transformed into the center of the art life in Cadiz, featuring worldly renown artists. The theater was transformed into a national reference for great art.
The Performances at the Gran Teatro
Gran Teatro was the first name given to the newly built theater. But in 1926 the name was changed to Manuel de Falla. The traveler will be surprised at the variety of performances held at this theater. In February, the Carnival of Cadiz takes over and the theater is the scenario of a popular competition of carnival groups. Also the theater hosts performances by well renown singers and ballet groups. If a theater buff, you can't miss the Iberomerican Theater Festival of Cadiz where the traveler can enjoy plays and innovative stage works by groups from all over Latin America. If interested in film, attend Alcances, which features documentary films from Spain and other European and foreign countries. If you find yourself traveling in the name of art quite a great deal, this travel souvenir can serve as a pretty idyllic motivator to get out there and see what the culture and arts around the world are just waiting to show you on your next vacation.