Music, dance, theatre performances and lectures around the province

    The Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra Chamber Music Concerts
    The Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra Chamber Music Concerts
    • Despite the new restrictions, it is still possible to enjoy a variety of cultural events in most parts of Malaga and Andalucía.


    Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra Chamber Music Concerts

    Malaga.Auditorio del Museo Picasso de Málaga.

    17 November, 8pm Cuarteto Mainake.

    1 December, 8pm Concerto Zapico.

    12 January, 8pm Quinteto de Jazz OFM.

    2 February, 8pm Harmoniemusik Málaga.

    9 March, 8pm Cuarteto para el fin de los tiempos.

    .6 April, 8pm La Spagna.

    11 May, 8pm Quinteto OFM.

    1 June, 8pm Trío Círculo.


    Camilla George, Cervantes Theatre

    Camilla George, Cervantes Theatre

    Cervantes Theatre Anniversary Concerts

    Malaga. Teatro Cervantes.

    To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the theatre the concerts are free but seats must be reserved in advance.

    6 November, 8.30pm Camilla George, Jamaican jazz band.

    20 November, 8pm Juan Diego Flores, opera singer. Accompanied by the Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra.

    La Cochera Cabaret

    Malaga. Avenida de Los Guindos.

    Fran Perea, La Cochera Cabaret

    Fran Perea, La Cochera Cabaret

    6 November, 8.30pm Malaga born actor, singer, composer and guitarist, Fran Perea will be in concert.

    7 November, 8.30pm Aidalai tribute to Mecano.

    International Jazz festival

    Malaga. 6-11 November. Teatro Cervantes.

    The jazz festival will include fusion with flamenco roots with pianist Chano Domínguez and the multi-instrumentalist and singer Diego Amador and the Latin rhythm of The Cuban Jazz Syndicate. They will be joined by two well-known Malaga instrumentalists, saxophonist Enrique Oliver and double bassist Francis Posé accompanied by Cuban pianist Daniel Amat. Tickets and more information on all the concerts planned:

    Malaga Jazz Abierto

    Malaga. Until 8 November, various venues.

    6 November

    Abdu Salim Quartet. 4pm, Kaleido, Malaga port.

    Abdu Salim Quartet.

    Abdu Salim Quartet.

    Belle McNulty. 4.30pm, Hotel La Chancla.

    Juan Gallardo Quartet. 6.30pm Plaza de la Merced.

    Félix Rossy Quintet. 8pm, Club Alhambra, The Hall.

    The Cuban Jazz Syndicate. 8pm, Teatro Cervantes.

    7 November.

    Félix Rossy Quintet. 4pm, Le Grand Cafe Centro.

    Brox & Tamariz. 4.30pm, Hotel la Chancla.

    Abdu Salim Quartet. 5.30pm, Plaza de la Merced.

    Chano Domínguez and Diego Amador. 7pm, Teatro Cervantes.

    Enriquito Trío. 8pm, Club Alhambra, The Hall.

    Paula Bilá. 9pm, Pampa Grill.

    8 November.

    Abdu Salim Quartet. 4pm, El Tintero.

    Paula Bilá. 4.30pm, Hotel la Chancla.

    Enriquito Trío. 5.30pm, Plaza de la Merced.

    The Málaga Jazz Collective. 8pm, Club Alhambra, The Hall.

    Brox & Tamariz. 9pm, Meson Cervantes.

    Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra

    Malaga. 12, 13 November 7pm. Teatro Cervantes.

    Conductor José María Moreno guides the orchestra through music by composers A García Abril, J Rodrigo and M. De Falla. Tickets:

    Concerts at La Casa de la Cultura

    Almuñécar. Cultural Centre.

    7 November, 8.30pm Jolis sings 100 years of Italian songs.

    14 November, 8.30pm Concert in honour of Santa Cecilia by the Municipal Band.

    15 November, 7pm The Granada University Concert is in concert with soprano Laura Sabatel.

    22 November, 7pm A concert by the Metales Alcázar ensemble.

    27 November, 7pm Hot jazz and swing concert by Red Trio.

    Michael Bublé Tribute

    Fuengirola. 6, 7 November, 7.30pm. Salon Varietes, C/

    Michael Bublé tribute

    Michael Bublé tribute


    Peet Rothwell, Europe’s top Bublé tribute act, will be performing some of the singers greatest hits. Tickets from box office: 952474542 or email:

    An audience with Johnny G

    Fuengirola. 17 November, 7pm. Salon Varietes, C/ Emancipación.

    To help raise funds for the theatre, Johnny G will be presenting a megamix of songs from Elvis, Neil Diamond, Tom Jones, Ed Sheeren, Bruno Mars etc. Tickets: call the box office 952 47 45 42 Mon - Fri, 11am - 2.30pm. Email:

    Opera nights

    Marbella. Wednesdays, 9pm. Da Bruno Sul Mare.

    La Traviata, The Barber of Seville and The Marriage of Figaro are just a few of the operas being performed. Reservations: 952903318 or

    Giralda Brass

    Malaga. 8 November, 12pm. Museo de Málaga.

    Trumpeters Ignacio Gallardo Leal and José Valero Hermoso, French horn player Erik Antúnez de la O, trombonist Miguel Ángel López and tuba player Marco Antonio Triguero Begines, will play a variety of soundtracks including Pirates of the Carribean, Game of Thrones, Robin Hood, Gladiator and James Bond among others. Tickets:

    Antonio Romero 'Chipi'

    Malaga. 23 November, 10pm. La Cochera Cabaret, Avda de los Guindos.

    Antonio Romera “Chipi” accompanied by Javier Galiana on the piano, will be singing some of his past hits as well as new compositions.


    Malaga. November. Teatro Cervantes.

    The theatrical company Teatro Lírico Andaluz will be performing La del Manojo de Rosas and Pablo Sorozábal in two acts.


    Jaime 'El Estampío', Almuñécar.

    Jaime 'El Estampío', Almuñécar.

    Flamenco Show

    Almuñécar. 13 November, 7pm. Casa de la Cultura.

    Flamenco performance by Jaime “El Estampío.”

    Theatre and Dance

    Danza Málaga

    Malaga. Until 6 December. Teatro Cervantes / Echegaray.

    As part of the Teatro Cervantes 150th anniversary celebrations the dance festival includes 29 events and 16 shows. Tickets cost 20 euros for Teatro Cervantes and 15 euros for teatro Echegaray. There are also two shows for children (tickets 6 euros).

    Tribute to The Lion King

    Mijas. 14 November, 7.30pm. Teatro Las Lagunas

    The Fiestasur theatrical company presents a tribute to The Lion King. In Spanish. Tickets from box office from 4.30pm day of performance or from Papelería Seneca, Fuengirola and El Mundo de Las Telas, Mijas.

    The Travels of Jules Verne

    Malaga. 8 November, 12pm. La Cochera Cabaret, Avda de los Guindos.

    A show for all the family based on Jules Verne’s books passing from one tale to another. The Acuario theatrical company travel from Around The World in 80 Days to Journey to the Centre of the Earth. In Spanish.

    Lindy Hop classes

    Malaga. La Térmica.

    Throughout October, November and December, Málaga Swing will be holding courses in Lindy Hop, a style of dancing that originated in a bar in Harlem in 1927 during a celebration of the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean by Charles Lindbergh.

    Talks and Lectures

    The Arts Society

    Nerja. Online lectures.

    The Arts Society Nerja starts a new season of lectures free online for members and supporters. The broadcast can be seen live on the Art Society YouTube channel.

    10 November. Raphael – A Master in the making. The 500th anniversary of his death. Lecturer Siân Walters.

    27 November, 2pm. Indian Modern Art. Lecturer Georgina Bexon.

    18 December, 2pm. Great Exhibitions and the World’s Fairs. Lecturer Matthew Denney.

    The Arts Society

    Benahavís. Online lectures.

    Charles Dickens lecture, Benahavís

    Charles Dickens lecture, Benahavís

    The lectures are broadcast online using Zoom for members and supporters.

    24 November. Charles Dickens. The man and his life through his characters. Lecturer Bertie Pearce.

    5 November. A visit to the olive mill Finca Almazara at Zahara de la Sierra. 30€ for members, 35€ for non-members. Transport is not provided. Book: Lyndawoodin.1@

    Visitors can register for 10€ at

    Online art course (in Spanish)

    Malaga. Lectures online.

    Arte de Vanguardia, online course.

    Arte de Vanguardia, online course.

    The online course is in Spanish and is called Arte de Vanguardia 100 Años Después. It consists of six lectures totalling 25 hours by art professionals on some of the most important art movements of the 21st century including cubism, surrealism and dadaism. More information:

    Charity events

    Lux Mundi Trips to Gibraltar

    Torre del Mar. 19 November, 17 December.

    Trips to Gibraltar. Various departure times and pick-up points. Tel.952 543 334 or email:


    Alhaurín de la Torre Open every Sunday 9am - 2pm.

    The ARCH team at the Rescue Centre for Horses and Donkeys have resumed their popular Sunday open mornings. Visitors can come and meet the volunteers and the current residents. More information on Facebook: Centro Andalusi de Rescate de Caballos or

    Jumble Sale

    Gibraltar 6 November, 10am. Clubhouse Gibraltar, 304a Main Street.

    Clubhouse Gibraltar is a mental health support charity. More info:

    Charity Golf Tournament

    Gibraltar 7 November, 9am. Doña Julia Golf Club. 65€.

    Eighteen hole, two-person, best ball format. Trophies for first three classified couples and lots of prizes. Award ceremony and cocktails 2.30pm.In aid of the Asociación Gatos y Amigos. Registration: 952937753.

    Fashion Show for Cudeca

    Mijas Costa 9 November, from 4pm. Mint Kitchen and restaurant, Riviera del Sol.

    Frankie B. will be the host at the Mystique fashion show which will feature clothing for both men and women. Five euros from every ticket will go to Cudeca Cancer Hospice and there will also be a charity raffle. Tickets from the restaurant or call 633409511. Includes cava reception, a tapas menu specially prepared by the head chef, dessert and wine, beer or soft drink.


    Zarzuela and Opera for Cudeca

    Marbella 27 November, Teatro Ciudad de Marbella. 10€.

    The annual lyrical concert for the Cudeca Cancer hospice will present Spanish Zarzuela and classic opera with soprano Sonia García and tenor Diego Morales accompanied by pianist Cecilia Martín. Tickets:

    More ideas

    Caminito pilgrimage

    Ardales. 7 November, 10.30am meeting for blessing. Caminito del Rey.

    Father Louis Darrant from St George’s Church in Malaga will lead the group of pilgrims on the Caminito del Rey. He is encouraging pilgrims to try and raise 100 euros through sponsorship for the event. Registration and more information call 630909131.

    Tapas Route

    Torremolinos. Until 8 NovemberVarious bars and restaurants.

    The tapas route offers a tapa and a ‘caña’ (small glass of beer), soft drink or glass of wine for 2.50 euros. For a list of the 48 participating venues and more information go to:

    Diver Arte for children

    Torremolinos. From 7 November until 8 May 2021, 12-1.30pm. Centro Cultural Pablo Ruiz Picasso.

    Art workshops dedicated to the History of Art for children. Painting and creativity workshops and exhibitions of works. Registration at the centre or call: 952053835.

    Lux Mundi Taize Prayer meeting

    Torre del Mar. 27 November, 8.45pm. San Andrés parish church.

    Place a candle with the names of loved ones who have departed and pray for all those who have lost their lives through the pandemic. Send an email or Whatsapp to be included in the prayers. Call: 952 543 334 or email:

    Lux Mundi Taize Prayer Meetings

    Fuengirola. 18, 26 November. Nuestra Señora del Carmen and San José churches respectively.

    To be included in the prayers email

    Guided walks


    Cártama town hall.

    Limited places. Reservations up to Friday before the walk at Cártama town hall or call: 951 010 872

    22 November. 16km Quejigo Route into town of Jubrique in the Serranía de Ronda.

    13 December. 8km tour of El Peñon de Algámitas in Seville.


    Museo del Patrimonio Municipal


    Tuesdays to Sundays 10am - 8pm. Avda de Cervantes 4.

    With art collections from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century as well as artifacts, documents etc. relating to the economical, social and cultural development of the city of Malaga through the centuries.

    Museo Interactivo de la Música


    Tuesdays to Sundays, 10.30am - 2.30pm. C/Beatas, 15.

    The museum holds workshops and has a varied display of instruments which recently included an exhibition of Aztec death whistles.

    Museo de Málaga


    Tuesdays to Sundays, 9am - 3pm. Palacio de la Aduana.

    The museum has an eclectic collection which includes art, sculpture and artefacts dating from prehistory up to the nineteenth century. Entry to the permanent collection is free to residents of the European Union but only in the morning.

    Museo Arqueologíco


    Tuesdays to Fridays, 8am - 3pm. The old Town Hall.

    The archaeology museum of Estepona is located in the old Casa Consistorial (town hall).

    Museo Automoilístico y de la Moda


    Mondays to Sundays, 10am - 7pm. Avda Sor Teresa Prat, 15.

    The museum includes vintage vehicles and motor cycles from the end of the nineteenth century and incredible examples of haute couture from some of the biggest fashion houses.

    Visits and attractions

    El Caminito del Rey


    Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only.


    Centro de la Prehistoria de Guadalteba


    Open from 10am - 2pm.

    More information call: 952458046 or email:

    Iglesia Rupestre Mozárabe Bobastro


    Open from 10am - 2pm.

    More information call: 952458046 or email:

    The Dolmens


    Until 30 September, 9am - 3pm, 8 - 10pm. From 1 October until 31 December, 9am - 6pm. Closed Mondays with some exceptions.

    The World Heritage site, the prehistoric Dolmens of Antequera. Free entry. Reservations: or call 952712206 / 07 or 670945453

    Alcazaba and Gibralfaro


    Open from 9am -8pm. Last admittance at 7.15pm.

    Numbers to both monuments are restricted.

    Nerja Caves


    9.30am - 7pm.

    Entry is restricted and family units must retain five metres between them. A thermal camera measures the temperature of every visitor and gloves and hand sanitiser is made available.

    Ornithological park Loro Sexi


    Open from 10am - 2pm, 6-9pm. C/Bikini, 1.

    Just 100 metres from the Castillo San Miguel, the Loro Sexi park has held an important collection of exotic birds for over thirty years.

    Parque Botánico-Orquidario


    Tues - Fri, 9am - 2pm, 3-6pm. Sat 10am - 2pm, 3-6pm. Sun and bank holidays, 10am -2pm. Closed Mondays.

    The orchidarium is on two levels and contains a huge variety of orchids, many of which will be in bloom this summer as well as other species that are found in the orchids' natural habitat.

    Selwo Marina


    10am - 6pm.

    Masks must be worn throughout the route and limited numbers allowed in some of the spaces and activities.