Live Music and Concerts
Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra Chamber Music Concerts
Malaga.Auditorio del Museo Picasso de Málaga.
28 March, 12pm Harmoniemusik play music by Mozart and Soler.
.6 April, 8pm La Spagna.
11 May, 8pm Quinteto OFM.
1 June, 8pm Trío Círculo.
Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra
Malaga.Teatro Echegaray or Cervantes.
26 March, 7pm The Armed man: a mass for peace by Karl Jenkins. Teatro Cervantes. Tickets: https://entradas.mientrada.net/
The Gurdjieff Experience
Online. 27 March, 7pm. Via Zoom. 15€.
A presentation and recital of the work of mystic, spiritual teacher and composer George Ivanovitch Gurdjieff (1866 - 1949) and his disciple Thomas de Hartmann. Recital by María Testa. Information: 654013232,
Malaga. 27 March, 4pm. La Cochera cabaret, Avda de los Guindos
Young singer Alice Wonder is continuing her Firekid Tour which she started in 2018. Tickets: https://www.lacocheraentradas.com/
Malaga. 27 March, 7pm. Calle Heroe de Sostoa, 65. 10€.
The Ana Cisneros Quartet will be in concert.
Mijas Costa. 22 April, 1.30pm. La Sierra Restaurant, Cerro de Aguila Golf. 30€
Ricky Lavazza and special guests present Curtain Up, celebrating the best shows of Broadway and the West End. Ticket price includes a three-course meal with glass of wine and a glass of cava on arrival. Reservations: 951313257.
Almuñécar. 27 March, 7pm. Casa de la Cultura.
Yin Yazz is formed by Jesús Mata (sax, flute and guitar), Roberto Joyas (drums), Pedro Aurosa (bass) and Lino Díaz (keyboard). In their first concert this year, the band, along with various special guests, will pay tribute to Chick Corea. Tickets from the venue.
La Voz de Espíritu
Malaga. 27, 28 March 12pm. Sala Joaquín Eléjar, C/San Juan Bosco, 79.
Spiritual compositions by Bach, Händel, Vivaldi, Hadyn etc.by the El Último Trovador lyrical company. Tickets 10€. https://entradas.mientrada.net/
The Antonio Andrade Dúo
Malaga. 10, 11, 17, 18 April, 7pm. Sala Joaquín Eléjar, C/San Juan Bosco, 79.
Flamenco guitarists Antonio Andrade and Miguel Sotelo play a selection of flamenca, fandangos and bulerias in
this concert Memories of the Alcázar.
El Turry y Familia
Almuñécar. 3 April, from 7pm. Casa de la Cultura. 10€
A flamenco show that unites various generations of two gypsy families.
Pepe Bao y Tomasito
Malaga. 28 March, 4pm. La Cochera Cabaret, Avda de los Guindos.
Tomasito is well-known for his style of flamenco fusion with rythms of rock, funkand hip-hop. He is accompanied by Pepe Bao, considered one of the best electric bass guitarists in Spain.
Theatre and Dance
Torremolinos Until 27 March. Auditorio Municipal.
Torremolinos are holding a month of theatre with four plays, each 6€ entry fee. The plays are in Spanish and tickets are available online: http://latiendadelasentradas.com/ or by calling: 615652453.
Alhaurín de la Torre Closed temporarily.
The ARCH team at the Rescue Centre for Horses and Donkeys has resumed its popular Sunday open mornings. Children can groom the donkeys and ponies, and volunteers are on hand to explain the charity’s work. No more than six in a group can be admitted and masks must be worn. Closed on Easter Sunday. More information on Facebook: Centro Andalusi de Rescate de Caballos or https://www.horserescuespain.org/
St George's Day for the Poppy Appeal
Nerja 23 April, 2pm. Chapel Bar.
A fundraising event for the Poppy Appeal by the Royal British Legion Nerja branch. Tombola, raffle and fun games. The event is being held outside to enable social distancing.
Lectures and Talks
Art history in focus
Online. Live lectures and courses throughout the year.
Founded by art historian and lecturer Siân Walters, Art History in Focus arranges regular courses, study days and visits in the UK as well as cultural holidays throughout Europe. Siân is a highly qualified and experienced tutor and events organiser, and lectures regularly for the National Gallery and NADFAS (The Arts Society). https://www.arthistoryinfocus.com/courses
Trails for Hikers
Axarquía. Throughout the spring.
Cártama town hall has launched a new season of hiking trails within its Cártama en Ruta initiative. The routes will pass through the Alhama Natural Park, Sierra de las Nieves and the Tagus trail of Los Bermejales -Río Cacín in Granada. Registration is 15€ at the Sports Delegation in the Cártama town hall or call: 951010872
Botanical Gardens Tours
Malaga. Jardín Botánico Histórico La Concepción..
See the famous wisteria clad dining room in full flower. Reservations: 951926180.
26 March, 7.30pm. Guided nocturnal tour
27 March, 12.30pm, 4pm, 7.30pm. Guded historical and artistic tour, nocturnal tour.
28 March, 12.30pm, 4pm. Guided historical and artistic tour.
Women's make It Happen Summit
Online. 30 March, from 3 - 5.30pm CET.
Since 2012, 1230 The Women’s Company and Costa Women have been hosting learning and networking events, helping women in business to make it happen in business and in life. The event aims to increase your connections and learning to develop you and your business. Bookings through ‘hopin, IWD Make It Happen Summit 2021’.
Mijas. Casa Museo de Mijas. Free.
Learn how to take good photos. Register by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: 952590380. Free but each participant should donate 3kg of non-perishable food stuffs to the food bank at the start of the course.
Beginner's Guide to Photography. 10 April. 10am-2pm, 4pm-8pm. With Alex Jaime.
Workshop for taking travel photos. 24 April. 10am-2pm, 4pm-8pm. With Alex Jaime.
Castle museum open days
Almuñécar. From 20 until 28 March, 9.30am - 1.30pm. Castillo de la Herradura. Free.
The museum is opening its doors in order to make more widely known the magnificent heritage resource contained within is rooms.
Symphony Virtual Reality Tour
Malaga. Until 5 April. Mon-Fri, 11.45am - 3.45pm and 4.30-8.15pm. Saturdays and Sundays 9.45am - 8.15pm. Plaza de la Marina. Free.
The initiative ‘Symphony’ gives the public the opportunity to see the Mahler Chamber Orchestra in two unique experiences, one audio and the other visual, that aims to take the audience direct to the Gran teatro Liceo de Barcelona . It starts with a twelve minute film accompanied by music by Beethoven, Mahler and Leonard Bernstein. A guided visit can be reserved, call: 900801137.
Children's Easter workshops
Malaga. 5-9 April, 9am-2pm. Museo Picasso Málaga. 125€ or 25€ per day.
The workshops are aimed at teaching children between the ages of four and fifteen about the works of Picasso and of Miguel Barceló. The workshops include painting, ceramics and sculpture. Tickets: https://www.museopicassomalaga.org/
Diver Arte for children
Torremolinos. 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 coffee mornings
Torre del Mar. Fridays, 11am - 1pm. Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Avda Moscatel.
Coffee mornings with coffee, tea or fruit juice with a piece of cake. A boutique with a range of new and nearly new clothing and accessories and also a wide stock of second hand English books. Donations of clothing etc welcomed.
Craft Group. Mondays, 10am-1pm in the centre. The craft group will be making cards in various styles including Iris paper folding, decoupage and other projects. 5€.
Knitting and Crochet Group. Mondays, 10.30am-1pm in the centre.
Art Group. Wednesdays, 10am-1pm in the centre.
Taizé Prayer. 26 March, 7pm. San Andrés church. Taizé prayer is a monthly invitation to join in prayer. Send an email to be included in them.
Anglican Evangelical service. 2 April. The centre is closed except from 2-3pm for the service ‘The Hour Before The Cross’.
Fuengirola. Fridays, 10am - 1pm. Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, C/Nueva 3
Only the Boutique open at the moment in the Lux Mundi Centre. Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 1pm. Call: 952474840 or email: email@example.com.
Malaga. 14-16 May. Palacio de Ferias y Congresos, Malaga.
The annual health and sustainable living fair is planning to be held in May as usual. This year it will include the new Naturauto where the latest in ecological and sustainable vehicles will be on display. There will also be stands promoting a variety of products, workshops and conferences. https://natura.fycma.com/