The program "Totana Cultural" promoted by the Department of Culture with the collaboration of cultural associations of this municipality includes, during this quarter, from September to November, more than a fortnight of theater, music, cultural visits, talks and exhibitions , among other.
The Councilor for Culture, Eulalia Moreno, has recently presented the list of events that will continue during the next few months, and which includes broad and varied activities for all tastes and audiences with which it is intended to boost the cultural life of Totana.
As explained by the mayor, this season, emphasizes the commitment that the City Hall is made by the theater, which will be offered three works: in September, October, and finally in December, making it coincide with the festivities of Santa Eulalia.
In addition, he stressed that the other novelty is the homage that will be carried out to the figure of the poet Miguel Hernandez on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of his death, by carrying out various activities.
The program starts Thursday, September 14 with the inauguration of the exhibition "Centum", on the Centennial of the University of Murcia, in the exhibition hall "Gregorio Cebrián", from 20:00 hours, organized by the UMU and the City of Totana.
In addition, on Friday 29 September will be the inauguration of the painting exhibition "Contras livres", of the group of painters "Con Traste", also in the exhibition hall "Gregorio Cebrián" at 20:00 hours.
The exhibition will be from September 29 to October 12.
On Friday, October 20, the "Generación L" painting exhibition, by Lorena Cabrera Andreo, will open in the "Gregorio Cebrián" exhibition hall, at 8:00 p.m.
The visiting hours of the exhibitions are, from Monday to Saturday, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm;
and on Sundays from 12:00 to 14:00 and from 18:00 to 21:00 hours, respectively.
The theater program begins on Friday, September 29 with "The wisdom of the birds", "Atomic Theater and Company Ayeklauwn", at the Center for Sociocultural "La Cárcel" at 21:00 hours, whose entry counts 7 euros in advance and at the box office.
The work is financed by the Institute of Cultural Industries and Arts of the Region of Murcia (ICA), within the Regional Scene Plan 2017.
Likewise, on Saturday October 21 will be staged the play "Pride of Cieza", the theater group "Rector Sabater Association of the University of Murcia," at the Center for Sociocultural "La Cárcel" at 20: 30 hours, with entry of three euros.
On Thursday, October 5 will be the musical performance of Antonio Murcia, in the Concert Tribute to the poet Miguel Hernández, on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of his death, at the "Rock Café" at 9:00 pm with free and organized entrance by the "Cultural Center and Worker" and with the collaboration of the Department of Culture.
The concert program continues on Saturday 28th October with the presentation of the second album by the group "Los Pipirigallos", at the Centro Cultural Sociocultural "La Cárcel", at 9pm, with free admission.
Concerts "Classic Autumn"
Within the "Totana Cultural" program a series of concerts have been organized on some Fridays of October and November with the name "Classic Autumn", which will start on October 27th with the group "Quarteto Slap" (quartet of clarinets), in the Sociocultural Center "La Cárcel", at 9 pm.
The cycle is completed by the concerts of the "Promedium Sax Quartet" (November 3), the "Flamenco Duo" (Ramón y Belchí) -10 November-, and the "Adara Quintet" (fifth wind) -17 November-;
all of them at 8:30 pm, at the "La Cárcel" Sociocultural Center.
Also, the Municipal School of Music has organized musical auditions with the participation of the pupils of this school in honor of Santa Cecilia, on the 22nd, 23rd and 24th of November, in the theater of the Sociocultural Center "La Cárcel".
Tuesday, October 24 will be the talk "Prison Poetry in Totana (1939-1947)", by Juan Antonio Fernández Rubio, to be held at the Municipal Library "Mateo Garcia" at 20:00 hours.
One of the attractions of the "Totana Cultural" program for this quarter is the cultural visit to the city of Orihuela under the title "Hernandian route on the life and work of Miguel Hernández", coinciding with the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the death of Miguel Hernández (1910-1942).
Through the route, participants will follow the poet's steps, from his childhood to his adulthood, through the streets of the city, also revealing the artistic heritage, traditions, characters and evolution of the way of life of Orihuela, as well as the nature that surrounds it.
The trip, which is organized by the Cultural Association "El Cañico", includes a visit to the Open Air Museum "Los Murales de San Isidro", an artistic-natural walk through the Barrio de San Isidro, with its art faÃ§ades and poetry.
The departure of the trip will be the side of the Municipal Park "Marcos Ortiz", at 9:00 am, for a price of 25 euros, and includes travel, guided tour and food.
The inscriptions can be made in the Department of Culture located in the Sociocultural Center "La Cárcel".