Christmas Scenes

By Nico Nubiola for La Roca Village

Discover the mythical world of a sculptor and his three children in this spectacular space full of surprises for both adults and little ones this Christmas.

This December discover something extraordinary every day: fairy tales, music, dancing and much more. Experience the magic at #LaRocaVillage.

Moon light jugglers

Company: Todozancos

The moon and its imaginary inhabitants have been present in the different storytelling traditions of multiple cultures. This curiosity for the moon since time immemorial is the connecting thread of the spectacle presented by the performers in the Todozancos troupe, with members who have been part of El Cirque du Soleil and performed at renowned music festivals. A choreographed show of acrobatics and light that will leave no one indifferent. Discover all the faces of the moon in a single show!

Date and Times:
Thursday, 6 December 2018 in the Village
Friday, 28 December 2018 in the Village

First session: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Second session: 5 to 7 p.m.

Teatro de Marionetas Sebastià Vergés

The little ones will enjoy the children’s Christmas tales that the Sebastià Vergés Theatre Company has prepared for them at La Roca Village. Three generations of puppeteers have guaranteed this company’s renown; founded in 1910 and with regular functions in Barcelona’s main cultural centres of the period, they were one of the pioneers in this discipline. Don’t miss this dynamic show: rich with vocabulary and filled with different characters and scenery changes, it is sure to delight both the young and the young at heart this festive season.

Dates and Times:
Saturday, 8 December 2018 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Christmas Art Space
Friday, 28 December 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Christmas Art Space
Sunday, 30 December 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Christmas Art Space
Saturday, 5 January 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Christmas Art Space

Quimet y su triciclo

Galiot Puppet Theatre Company

A Parisian tricycle, a trunk, a storyteller and a puppet are the protagonists of this interactive spectacle around the streets and plazas of the Village. Each stop on the way will bring a fantastical story to transport the listener to different imaginary worlds.

Immerse yourself in the magic of the storytelling from the early 20th century with this itinerant street theatre performance.

Dates and Times:
Sunday, 9 December 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Monday, 24 December 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location: In the streets around the Village and the plaza in front of BOSS Hugo Boss.

Dance esCool

Are you a fan of musicals? Then be sure to catch this show led by Rosa Llauradó, director of Dance esCool school of dance, and her students, not to mention with the presence of influencer Alba Miró. Get ready to dance and sing this festive season. We guarantee you’ll have fun!

Date and Time:
Friday, 14 December from 5:30 p.m. at the LOVE letters (in front of Hackett)

Asha Miró

Storytelling

Defining Asha Miró is no easy task: she has extensive experience in the field of international adoption (she was adopted herself, swapping India for Barcelona) and she has been a teacher in various schools in Barcelona as well as working as a journalist, writer and communicator. Because of all this and much more, her stories are not just a reading for children, they become a teaching tool that this excellent communicator knows how to shape to perfection, inviting the children to participate in the adventures undertaken by the characters in her multicultural tales, written and narrated by Asha herself.

Dates and Times:
Saturday, 15 December from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, 2 January 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: Christmas Art Space

The Gourmets Vocal Group

This quartet has extraordinary vocal beauty and will be presenting a Christmas song recital in the style of gospel and soul. A fresh, powerful delivery with modern touches to update the seasonal melodies. The quality of The Gourmets Vocal Group has already conquered part of Spain and other countries at numerous prestigious music festivals. Let yourself by seduced by the excellent voices of these four gallants.

Date and Times:
Saturday, 22 December from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the LOVE letters (in front of Hackett)
Saturday, 22 December from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at our sleigh (in front of Andreu)

A Vocal Grup

It’s no surprise that this vocal group makes regular appearances on the Catalan and Spanish music programmes Tu cara me suena (Antena3), Oh Happy Day (TV3) and Operación Triunfo (TVE). Directed by Marc Sambola, A Grup Vocal wow audiences with their vocal power and energetic choreography. The secret to their success? The passion that overflows in each performance and the rigour and care put into every single show.

The a cappella Christmas recital by this group of young singers is not to be missed.

Dates and Times:
Sunday, 23 December from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the LOVE letters (in front of Hackett)
Sunday, 23 December from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at our sleigh (in front of Andreu)
Saturday, 29 December from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the LOVE letters (in front of Hackett)
Saturday, 29 December from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at our sleigh (in front of Andreu)

Sabine Van Waersberghe

With musical training in New York and Paris from first-class teachers, Sabine has become one of the gospel greats in our country. We’d go even further and say she is a great of jazz and soul too. Whether accompanied by a piano or a guitar, all her songs make an impression on anyone who hears her.

Dates and Times:
Thursday, 27 December from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at our sleigh (in front of Andreu)
Thursday, 3 January 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in front of LOVE
Thursday, 3 January 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at our sleigh (in front of Andreu)

Las hadas del invierno

This artistic duo is a guaranteed hit. Sol Homar – Uruguayan percussionist, singer and composer – and Ana Carolina García – dancer from the Ballet Nacional de Colombia and choreographer – join forces to present a family show. A Christmas tale with music, dance and smiles narrated by two fairies with great rhythm, bound to get the entire audience involved. 

Dates and Times:
Monday, 31 December from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Friday, 4 January 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: Christmas Art Space

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