Online cultural proposals continue to enhance home confinement following the coronavirus crisis. Popular Virus this Sunday organizes an online contest on popular culture, through the Kahoot platform, while enjoying musical and artistic performances. Other online proposals for the weekend are part of the program of this edition of the Igualada Show, which can be viewed on Youtube; Teatralnet will be broadcasting the show ‘Music Night: Flower by Night in Concert’ and several museums are launching the online contest #MuseumQuizACasa.
Popular Virus this Sunday organizes an online contest on popular culture, through the Kahoot platform, while enjoying the musical and artistic performances of Manu Sabaté; Marçal Cakvet and Clara Poch, duet with contemporary circus company Mumusic Circus and clown company la Tête, who will perform a number of their first show ‘Tempus Fugit’, nominated for Zirkolika circus awards, tailored to the confinement experience .
The contest will begin with the presentation of the Virus Popular initiative and ten general questions about pop culture, divided into two blocks of three questions and a third block of four. Between block and block, performances will take place. After the last one, the name of the winner will be given and a toast will be given to congratulate him. The winner will be awarded a #VirusPanera with gifts donated by companies and collaborating entities.
The Teatre Lliure continues its initiative of offering its shows on the network. On the Free Youtube channel, you will be able to see ‘Jane Eyre: a biography’ again directed by Carme Portaceli this Saturday at eight in the afternoon and Sunday at six in the afternoon. Ariadna Gil stars in the theatrical version of Charlotte Brontë’s novel, ‘Jane Eyre: A Biography’, directed by Carme Portaceli and won the Armchair Award for Best Actress in 2017. They cast the cast of this production the performers Jordi Collet, Gabriela Flores, Pepa López, Joan Negrié, Magda Puig and Abel Folk, who also received a Butaca Award, in this case, for the best Supporting Actor (2017).
Teatralnet will be broadcasting, via YouTube, the show ‘Nit de musicals: Flor de nit en concert’ this weekend, a production that was performed on February 11, 2011 at the Teatre Condal in Barcelona. More than 30 renowned artists from the Catalan music scene participated in the project, a large orchestra and a choir with 20 singers and a choir with 40 singers.
The Igualada Show, forced to suspend its 31st edition due to coronavirus, will transfer part of its programming to YouTube. ‘La Mostra a casa’ is a proposal that involves enjoying 17 shows, 2 summarized shows and 24 clips or interviews of family productions that were scheduled for this year’s fair. The contents will be published this weekend, from March 27 to 29, days when the capital of Anoia had to host its date with the theater for children and youth. The videos will be available for another week to contribute to home confinement.
Cirque du Soleil
The company Cirque du Soleil announced the creation of a new digital content web site called ‘CirqueConnect’, which includes audiovisual content from its various multimedia proposals. “In these times when measures to combat coronavirus have ceased to be live, Cirque du Soleil has sought to bring its contents closer so that its followers can enjoy it from the comfort of their own. homes, “they said in a statement.
CinemaLliurealaBiblioteca retrieves through Filmin several documentaries that have passed through the free sample of documentaries in libraries through the last three years, such as’ The eyes stop growing ‘by Javier G. Lerín,’ Shotball ‘by Félix Colomer and’ City for sale ‘by Laura Álvarez.
Fifteen Catalan museums launch the online contest #MuseumQuizACasa during the days of confinement, a virtual edition of the ‘Museum Quiz’ contest, with the aim of ‘providing a cultural and leisure alternative while social confinement lasts’. The contest is accessible through the web address www.museumquizacasa.org and includes one version for adults and one for families. From Monday to Friday, it is directed to Families with a contest every day dedicated to one of the participating museums, and on Saturdays to the general public with questions from all the museums in a single contest. It will be built on the free platform ‘Kahoot’.
For its part, the Mies van der Rohe Foundation proposes a series of online resources to visit and learn more about the Mies van der Rohe Pavilion, its architect, who had turned 134 on Friday, or the more than 3,600 works nominated by him. ‘EU Mies Award’ that will allow the public to virtually lose themselves in Europe through different archives and applications.
From Wednesday the Dalí Foundation offers a walk through the corridors and halls of the Theater-Museum of the Empordà artist in Figueres. The novelty is that the user can create his itinerary as he wants, giving the feeling that he “walks” through the cultural facilities that, for more than a week, have been closed. This virtual resource is available on the museum’s website and can be opened from any computer and mobile device. This visit was made using the North American platform Matterport, a new technology that scans 3D spaces and 4K resolutions. In addition, the visit incorporates links and additional content related to the artwork.
Casa Blackie presents’ 3G Surprise Video Call ‘with humorist and cartoonist Miguel Noguera this Saturday afternoon live from Blackie Books’ Instagram.
David Bisbal, Alejandro Sanz, Aitana, Antonio Carmona, Antonio Orozco, Ainhoa Arteta, David Bisbal, José Mercé, Juanes, Luis Fonsi, Pablo Alborán, Manuel Carrasco and Rosario, among others will participate this Saturday from six o’clock afternoon at La Liga Santander Fest.
The C-13 Brewery, in La Pobla de Segur, in Pallars Sobirà, programmed a live music concert in its room each week. Now, with the coronavirus crisis, she has been forced to postpone all the programming this spring and, as an alternative, offers the concerts that had already taken place in the live room on her YouTube channel. This Saturday, with the slogan #joemquedoacasa, it will be broadcasting music by ten artists who have passed through the room. At 8 pm the C-13 will offer music by Delafe, La Terrasseta de Preixens, Strombers, A contrablues, Pirat’s Sound Sistema, Maruja Limon, Sr. Goose, A Sound of Thunder, The Targarians and Portobello. Some of the artists will interact during the broadcast with their fans.
For his part, the singer and songwriter Dácil has wanted to join the initiatives of recording a song from his confinement to lighten and cheer up in these difficult days. This time, from his own retreat and accompanied by the acoustic guitar and his imposing voice, he has chosen a theme of his own according to the current situation: ‘A Place to Hide’ from the album ‘Mamma Shark’ (Rocket Music, 2018) which was produced by Marc Parrot.
As for Esperanzah! Fest on Saturday will be the turn of Leo, one of the members of the Che Sudaka group, and on Sunday a belly dance class by Montse Romera has been scheduled and will end with Canciones de Nadie.