The best musicals in Barcelona

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Barcelona has always had a special relationship with the theater, and the 25 where you can enjoy a good show corroborate it. Some older, some more modern; specialized in improvisation, others masters in playing the classics. Whatever the type of work you like, in Barcelona you’ll find the perfect theatre for you. And if you love songs, congratulations! Because we will explain you which are the best musicals in Barcelona.

Les Miserables

Without a doubt, this is one of the best in Barcelona. Passion, betrayal, broken dreams and unrequited love that is growing in the pre-French Revolution times. Les Miserables is a musical epic that will shake you: that’s why it has been 25 years in unbroken scene!

In Barcelona you can see it in the Gran Teatre del Liceu, the oldest in the city, that was inaugurated in 1847. It is located at number 51 of La Rambla, right in front of the station “Liceu”, green metro line.

Mar i Cel

Love, history and lots of action are combined in a musical that the company Dagoll Dagom has taken to the stage for the third time, to commemorate its 40th anniversary. Thrill to the forbidden love between a Christian girl and a Moorish corsair, live the eternal dispute between two warring religions and recover hope in the power of love with a musical that will thrill you.

You can enjoy it in the Victoria Theatre, one of the oldest in Barcelona, that was founded in 1905. It is in Parallel Avenue, next to the metro stop of “Parallel”. There go the purple and green subway lines.

Sister act

A young singer has a bright future ahead as a diva. However, her career is cut short after witnessing a murder: then, to protect her, the police decide to hide her… In a convent! Will this young singer maintain a vow of silence? Find it out in one of the best musicals of all time!

The Tivoli Theatre built in 1919 and is the second largest in Barcelona. Find it at c / Casp, 8: the nearest metro stations are Passeig de Gracia (yellow, green and purple lines), Catalunya (green and red lines) and Urquinaona (red and yellow lines).

Sonrisas y Lágrimas (The Sound of Music)

The Nazi invasion truncated the life of an army captain and seven children, with a trainee nun governess. Return to thrill with this classic musicals and relives their escape through the mountains!

It is held in the Teatre Gaudí; to arrive there, the nearest metro station is “Hospital Sant Pau”, blue metro line.

Barcelona’s best music await you in some of the most important theaters: if you decide to see any of them, you will not only be delighted with the show, but also with some of the most beautiful buildings in the city!

 

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