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Thursday 24th of August 2017

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Madrid Horse Week

Madrid Horse Week, an indoor multidisciplinary equestrian fair, comes to IFEMA this month. There will be three main areas covering sports, exhibitions and entertainment.

Belenes del Mundo

This exhibition concludes this year’s Antropología (in)visible: del almacén a la vitrina (Anthropology (in)visible: From Warehouse to Showcase) at the Museo Nacional de Antropología, which has allowed

San Silvestre Vallecana

Don’t worry about those extra holiday kilograms: the annual San Silvestre Vallecana 10k takes place once again on 31 December.

Muñecas Animadas: La Exposición

Muñecas Animadas Román y Cía hope to take their fans on a visual, didactic and interactive journey through their creative world in Muñecas Animadas at Teatro Circo Price.

Chaplin at la Zarzuela

As 2012 draws to a close the iconic Madrid landmark, Teatro de la Zarzuela, offers film and music fans the chance to see four classic Charlie Chaplin films in special presentations with live orchestra

Javier Bragado: 'LIVE AND LOUD'

Rock and photography enthusiasts will come together to explore the work of Javier Bragado in “LIVE AND LOUD”, showing at EFTI until 9 Dec.

ExpoOrquídea

Though best known as a purple or white flower with unusual petals, orchids are actually one of the world’s most popular house plants, of which more than 20,000 species exist.

Macbeth at Teatro Real

Giuseppe Verdi’s version of Macbeth will grace the stage of the Teatro Real on nine occasions this month.

Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour

Cirque du Soleil pays homage to the King of Pop in its spectacular Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour.

The Afronauts

Cristina de Middel’s Afronauts presents a unique photo-essay based on the Zambian space race efforts of the early 1960s.

Rufus Wainwright and his Band

Baroque pop artist (yes, it’s a style of pop) Rufus Wainwright is bringing his smooth, storytelling drawl to Madrid and you are in for a treat.

Father John Misty

Father John Misty is Joshua Tillman, who was once a member of Seattle band Fleet Foxes but is now a rather good solo folk singer.

Torres y rascacielos. De Babel a Dubái

Taking visitors on a journey through the history of architecture that reaches for the sky, Torres y rascacielos.

Museo del Prado - Dibujos de Goya restaurados

Seventeen drawings by Goya (14 of which were in preparation for his Caprichos series) have been restored and now form this temporary exhibition.

Centro de Arte Reina Sofía - Juan Pérez Agirregoikoa:¿Queréis un amo? ¡Lo tendréis!

Spanish artist Juan Pérez Agirregoikoa’s exhibition comprises a series of charcoal drawings, representing a criticism of the social norms that society has constructed between master and apprentice, ma

Fundación Mapfre - Retratos. Obras maestras. Centre Pompidou

Eighty portraits from the Pompidou Centre in Paris, by some of the world’s greatest contemporary artists, are on display at the Fundación Mapfre.

Galería Esquina Arte Contemporáneo - Javier Aramburu: Primera exposición

San Sebastian graphic designer and illustrator Javier Aramburu’s first exhibition displays a combination of paintings, portraits and drawings produced during his past five years of retirement.

El Mago de Oz

Follow the yellow brick road to Malasaña this month and look for Dorothy, Toto and friends in the The Wizard of Oz.

The work of his hands

Just 40 minutes by bus from Madrid stands a structure so wildly improbable that people from all over the world have been coming to gape at it: an under-construction cathedral with only two people working on it full time—former monk, Don Justo Gallego, and his assistant, Ángel López.