Music and dance
The Wall Bar
Malaga. Hotel Vincci Posada del Patio, 11pm, entry free.
17 February. Susan Valery and Adrian Lombardi. Jazz and vocals.
Malaga. 17 February, 10pm. Sala Velvet Club, C/de las Comedias.
Mábu is an indie band from Bilbao.
H Mafia and LASAI
Malaga. 17 February, 10pm. Sala Trinchera, C/Parauta. 8€ in advance, 10€ on the door.
LASAI visits Malaga for the first time this weekend for his concert at the Sala Trinchera which also features H Mafia and other special guests. www.salatrinchera.com
Malaga. 18 February, 10pm. La Cochera Cabaret, Avd Los Guindos.
The band Nunatak will be in concert and are presenting the project ‘Entrada Verde’. People pay just two euros extra for their ticket and these extra funds will be sent to support the clean-up campaign of the Mar Menor in Murcia. www.lacocheracabaret.com
Torremolinos. 18 February, 8pm. Casa de Cultura. Free.
The duo made up of pianist David Caro and saxophonist Javier Carmona, both from Malaga, will be in concert.
The ABBA experience
Fuengirola. 18 February, 8pm. 19 February 7pm. Teatro Salon Varietés.
The golden years of 1970s pop with this ABBA tribute. www.salonvarietestheatre.com
Mijas Pueblo. 19 February, 7pm. Parroquia Inmaculada parish church. Free.
Soprano Sonia García Quintero, Contralto Mariza Ruppmann and pianist Heather Bellene will be performing Stabat Mater by Pergolesi.
Fuengirola. 25 February, 8pm. Teatro Salon Varietés .
A tribute to the bands of the 60s, 70s and 80s. www.salonvarietestheatre.com
‘Start spreadin’ the news’
Fuengirola. 26 February, 7pm. Teatro Salon Varietés.
Peet Rothwell and Martin Joseph perform tributes to the best crooners of all time such as Frank Sinatra and Michael Bublé. www.salonvarietestheatre.com
Rob Sas Band
Coín. 25 February 9pm. Coín Sports and Show Bar
The Rob Sas band are in concert.
Música Con Encanto
Marbella. 23 February, 7pm. Auditorium Trapiche de Guadiza, Av Oriental, San Pedro de Alcántara
Gabriela Montero, winner of a Grammy Latino, will be holding a piano recital. Tel: 689 000 944 www.musicaconencanto.org
Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra
Malaga. Teatro Cervantes,19 February, 12 midday.
Magic and adventure at the hands of composer John Williams with sound tracks from Indiana Jones and Harry Potter.
Noches de Burriana
Nerja. 17 February, 24 March. Playa & Sol Restaurant, Burriana beach
A new season of opera on Burriana beach. Tel: 690073871 or email: email@example.com
Atarfe symphonic orchestra
Torremolinos. 18 February, 8pm. Iglesia de la Encarnación
Mozart’s Coronation mass and Mendelssohn’s Violin concerto with the Manuel de Falla, Almuñécar and ‘Los Arcos’ choirs. Conducted by José Antonio Guerrero.
Calahonda. 18 February, 10pm. Millenium Music Bar.
Champagne Jam is an international group playing 50 years of rock, blues and rythmn and blues.
Tangos de Siempre
Torremolinos. 19 February, 9pm. La Casa de Los Navajas.
Tango music performed by Gabriela Loria and Juan Seles.
Torremolinos. 19 February, 9pm. Auditorium Casa de la Cultura.
‘Noches de Boleros’ with the Cuarteto Amaranto.
Malaga. 18 February, 8pm. Museo de Vidrio.
Fuengirola. 19 February, 5pm. Casa de la Cultura.
Benalmádena. 20 February, 7pm. Castillo Bil Bil.
Violin and piano recital
Vélez-Málaga. 23 February, 9pm. Teatro del Carmen
Ana Márquez González and Irene Guirado Isla. Entry by invite (from the Town Hall)
Stars of the West End
Mijas Costa. 24 March. Teatro Las Lagunas
The great hits of the West End performed by Mike Sterling, Jo Gibb and Michael Conway. Tickets 20 or 25€ www.ticketsource.eu/bigm promotions or One Stop Shop, La Trocha; Tel: 952 661 819 Dinner accompanied by the stars at Tamisa Golf 22 March; La Sala Puerta Banús 23 March and La Sala, Sunborn, Gibraltar 25 March.
Marbella. 5 March, 7pm. Cultural Centre Contemporary Art Kunsthaus-Berlin, plo. La Nueva Campana. 5€
Pianist Alexandra Grocheva will be in concert playing music by composers Bach, Schumann and Schostakovich. www.kunsthausberlinmarbella.com
Almuñécar. 17 February, 8pm. Auditorium Casa de la Cultura
‘Sounds of my guitar’ Flamenco and dance performance.
Fuengirola. Lux Mundi reference Library, free to members, guests 5€. www.u3acostadelsol.org
Mixed bag talk: The battle of Vimy Ridge, April 9-12, 1917. 21 February 11am-12.30pm. How four days of tragedy and greatness forged Canada’s emergence as a nation. Speaker: Joyce Lewis.
Science and Technology: Mathematics can save your life. 22 February, 11am-12.30pm. Besides physics and engineering maths has a much broader importance. Speaker: Ian Phillips.
History and all that: 22 February, 11am - 12.30pm. Course leader Kay White.
Science and Christian Faith
Estepona. Anglican chaplaincy house, C/Juan de Fuca, Beverley Hill. 6-7.30pm. www.costachurch.com
Fractals and chaos, a window on infinity. 17 February.
Evolution, genetics, creation and design. 24 February.
Space, time and the end of the universe. 10 March.
Humanity, ethics, Frankenstein and redemption. 31 March.
Benahavís. 28 February, 6.30pm. Benahavís Town Hall
MGMand the birth of the silver screen. The lecture will examine how the Motion Picture industry developed in the late 19th and early 20th Century and how it revolutionised entertainment. Lecturer is Geri Parlby. www.benahavisdfas.com/events
Alhaurín el Grande. 27 February until 4 March.
Benalmádena. 25 February until 5 March.
Cártama. 25 February until 4 March.
Coín. 24 February. Children’s party.
La Herradura. 17, 18 February. Fancy Dress competition 18 February, comparsas and chirigotas.
Malaga. Until 26 February. The Fancy dress competition and parade on 19 February, Battle of the Flowers and more fancy dress on the 25th and the burying of the anchovy on the 26 February. www.carnavaldemalaga.es
Marbella. Until 4 March.
Torre del Mar. From 23-26 February. Fancy dress parade is on 23 February and processions on the 25th.
Torremolinos. From 6-12 March. The Carnaval Gay I Gala Drag Queen competition is being held on 4 March in La Plaza La Nogalera from 9pm.
Vélez-Málaga. 17 February. The opening speeches followed by the traditional competition of Murgas and Comparsas at 9.30pm.
Golf: Greg Peck Memorial Trophy
Marbella. 17 February, 9.30am. Marbella Country Club.
Shotgun start, Individual Stableford. 100% funds to Cudeca Cancer Hospice. MGCC Members 25€, Non Members 65€, just lunch 15€. firstname.lastname@example.org |or tel: 952 830 500 www.marbellagolf.com
Climber's charity dinner
Mijas. 23 February, 7.30pm. Olivia’s, La Cala de Mijas. 55€
To raise funds for Cancer Research UK Milada Fitzgerald of deVere Spain, is going to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. To help raise money a gala dinner is being held. The ticket price of 55€ includes a drinks reception, followed by a three-course meal. Guests can also take part in a charity raffle, presented by TV personality and owner of Olivia’s, Elliott Wright, enjoy live entertainment and a late-night disco.
Rotary Club Gala Dinner
Estepona. 4 March, 7pm. Teatro Felipe VI.
A charity gala dinner with entertainment provided by band ‘Hybrid’, the School of Russian Ballet and ‘Chiquitina’, an adaptation of the musical ‘Mamma Mia’. There will also be performances by magician David Villalobos and the ‘La Voz Kids’ finalist Charlotte Summers.
Flamenco fashion for cancer
Antequera. 4 March, 7.30pm. Antequera Golf Hotel.
Flamenco fashion show by Patro Flamenca to raise funds for the Asociación Española Contra el Cáncer (AECC). Guest of honour Adrián Martín. Vocals El Callejón.
Shenanigans with the Goldies
Calahonda. 18 March, 6.30pm. The Millenium. 10€
Acts appearing at this Cudeca Goldies charity event are Sam Oliver, Deborah Dee, Reality International Duo, Jochen Janz, Tina Hall, Marinella Graitsis, Carl Coulton, Susan Mohr, One Wish Steve, among others. Limited tickets: tel: Steve 952 934 793
Conservatives Abroad lunch
Cabopino. 17 February, 1.30pm. Albert’s, in the port. 35€
The event includes cava on arrival and a three course lunch with wine and water. Tickets from Maggie tel: 952 590 867 or email@example.com
Rombosol Family Fun Day
Marbella. 17 February, 4-8pm and 18 February 10am-2pm. Rombosol
The Renault dealer Rombosol Marbella is holding two days of fun to celebrate the release of the new Renault Scenic. Story telling, workshops, balloon modelling, badge making, give-aways and more. Suitable for all the family. Reservations www.rombosol.com
Trip to Casares and Estepona
From Torre del Mar. 23 February. Various departure points. 20€
Coach trip to Casares and Estepona. Tel.952 543 334 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Webpage: www.lux-mundi.org
Trip to see ‘Stars of the West End’
Mijas Costa. 24 March, Las Lagunas Theatre. Various departure points. 32€
Price includes concert ticket, coach fare and driver’s gratuity. Payment on booking. Tel Gail 951 067 723, email email@example.com.
Floral Art Club
Estepona. Agro Jardín, Cancelada. 21 February 3pm
Jilly Griffin is Vice Chairman of her local area of NAFAS, Sussex. An area demonstrator, judge and speaker, Jilly is also the Chief Steward in the Floral Design Studio at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Visitors 10€.
23 January 11am: Jilly Griffin workshop. Tel: 694 425 219 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
SUR in English advises calling cinemas to check for any last minute time changes. Lunchtime and late night screenings weekends only.
C/Alcazabilla 4, Malaga. Tel: 902 36 02 95 or visit www.cinealbeniz.com or www.unientradas.es
La La Land: 17.00, 19.30, 22.00
Moonlight: 18.20, 20.20, 22.20
Jackie: 16.15, 19.45, 21.45
Cinesur El Ingenio
Avda. Juan Carlos 1, Vélez-Málaga. Tel. 667 77 31 87.
Resident Evil:The Final Chapter: 18.10 (Tues);
The Great Wall: 12.10 (Sat, Sun); 15.50 (every day)
50 Shades Darker: 12.00 (Sat, Sun); 15.50 (every day)
Jackie: 16.15, 18.15, 20.15, 22.15 (Tues)
La La Land: 15.50
Ballerina: 20.00 (Mon-Thurs)
Split: 19.00 (Mon-Thurs)
The Healer: 16.45, 19.00, 21.15 (Tues)
Avda. de la Encarnación, Fuengirola. Tel. 952 19 86 00.
La La Land: 11.50, 16.45
Split: 12.00, 16.45
Jackie: 16.15 (Mon-Thurs)
The Great Wall: 11.50, 16.00, 18.50, 21.10, 23.30
Lion: 20.05, 22.30 (Tues)
Manchester by the Sea: 16.10, 18.45, 21.25 (Tues)
50 Shades Darker: 12.00, 16.30, 18.50
Cines Teatro Goya
For tickets and information call 951196665. www.cinesteatrogoya.com
Hidden Figures: 19.30 (every day)
Ballerina: 12.00 (Sun); 15.45 (Sat, Sun); 17.30 (every day)
Split: 22.00 (every day)
La La Land: 16.35 (Sat, Sun); 22.15 (Thurs)
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter: 15.50 (Sat, Sun)
50 Shades Darker: 11.30 (Sun); 17.45, 19.45, 21.45 (every day)
The Great Wall: 11.45 (Sun); 16.00 (Sat, Sun); 18.00 (Fri, Mon, Wed); 20.00 (Sat, Sun, Tues)
Yelmo Cines, Plaza Mayor
Centro de Ocio Plaza Mayor, Avda. Alfonso Ponce de León. Tel: 902 902 103 or visit www. yelmocines.es
Ballerina: 14.15 (Sat, Sun)
50 Shades Darker: 16.00, 18.30 (every day)
Jackie: 12.10(Sat, Sun)
La La Land: 12.45 (Sat, Sun)
The Great Wall: 13.15 (Sat, Sun); 16.10 (Mon-Thurs)
Split: 15.45 (Sun)
Musica Con Encanto
Iglesia de la Virginia, Marbella. Bookings tel 689 000 944
Children of the Beijing Opera: 4 March, 7pm. 10€ (a film by Don Kent. English subtitles)