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Music, Dance and Performance

In the live arts, the Museum establishes a meeting point between its propositions in this realm and the proverbial white cube so often used in art exhibitions, but from which the live arts have been artificially expelled. By doing so it reveals that the genealogy of the live arts has been closely linked to that of the plastic avant-gardes since their very origins. The Museum's live arts programming, which includes theatre, music and sound art, is thus seen to bear a close connection to the Museum's theoretical discourse. Museo Reina Sofía also collaborates with the most important contemporary festivals in Spain, providing a venue for some of their performances. The Museum engages in continuous dialogue with them and plays a role in the formation of their discourses.

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  • Guy de Cointet. Espahor ledet ko Uluner y Five Sisters
    16 december, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Performance art

    This performance, organised in connection with the exhibition Locus Solus. Impressions of Raymond Roussel, is a unique opportunity to see the work of Guy de Cointet in the context for which it was conceived, somewhere between the theatre and the museum. Put on by the Dutch company If I Can't Dance, I Don't Want To Be Part Of Your Revolution, the two plays are the result of a long research process related to the complexity of re-staging.

  • Acción!MAD11. VIII Encuentro Internacional de Arte de Acción
    November 25 - 26, 2011
    Music, Dance and Performance Festival
  • From silver to the sky. A look at the roots of electronic music: Morton Subotnick & Lillevan
    18 november, 2011
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Conference

    In this concert, Morton Subotnick is accompanied by the visual artist Lillevan, a frequent collaborator of musicians on the experimental music scene, who will offer a visual interpretation of Subotnick's music. The concert will feature pieces from Silver Apples Of The Moon (1967) and from another one of his pioneering albums, A Sky of Cloudless Sulfur (1978).

  • Spoken Exhibition
    10 november, 2011 - 7:00 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Performance art

    Spoken Exhibition is an alternative history of Polish art since 1960, a history that tells about the creation of art institutions, the major exhibitions and the art gestures that have determined the specificity of a post-communist era. It is presented as a cross between performance art and narrative that is reinterpreted and reread in every new context in which it takes place.

  • CNDM. Zahir Ensemble
    7 november, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • Pierre Bastien: Une danse de sons para Raymond Roussel
    27 october, 2011 - rom 7 to 7:30 p.m. and from 8 to 8:30 p.m. (2 shows lasting 30 min. each)
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert
  • Cover of Rethinking dramaturgy
    18 october, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Conference

    The book Rethinking Dramaturgy. Errancy and Transformation is the product of the First International Seminar on New Dramaturgies (Centro Párraga, 2009). Its presentation in the Museo marks the beginning of the academic year in the Master’s in Performing Arts Practices and Visual Culture in the Study Centre.

  • CNDM. Cantoría Hispánica
    18 october, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • Carolin Widmann, violín y Simon Lepper, piano
    17 october, 2011
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • Solistas de la ORCAM
    10 october, 2011 - 7:30 PM

    Solistas de la ORCAM

    Andrés Salado, director

    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • Espacio acústico #2
    September 14, 21 and 28 at 8 p.m.
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert

    Acoustic Space is a music series featuring national and international artists that show the various facets of contemporary musical creation. Through this series, Museo Reina Sofía, in collaboration with Mahou and its program Afterwork by Mahou Premium Light, enables audiences to get to know new conceptions of jazz, electronic music derivations and the radical eclecticism that characterises today's music, as well as the points of contact between the classical music tradition and the popular tradition, the boundaries of which are becoming less and less defined.

  • Espacio acústico #1
    September 14, 21 and 28 at 8 p.m.

    Acoustic Space #1

    Afterwork by Mahou Premium Light

    Music, Dance and Performance Concert

    Acoustic Space is a music series that brings together national and international proposals that reflect the various facets of contemporary musical creation.

  • Migraciones escénicas.
    June 8 - 12, 2011

    Stage migrations

    Experimental practice research laboratory

    Music, Dance and Performance Workshop Seminar

    Migraciones escénicas is the second stage of a project on research in the performing arts, organised by Artea in collaboration with international groups in Germany, Brazil, Chile, Slovenia and Turkey.

  • Maja Bajevic performance al Palacio de Cristal
    26 May - 3 October, 2011 - 5 to 9 p.m.
    Music, Dance and Performance Performance art

    In this performance piece, Maja Bajevic uses gestures and situations to look at how ideology operates. The performance goes on for four hours a day, for two five-day periods. The tools used are also left on view to the public during the exhibition.

  • Divisor. Performance of Lygia Pape
    24 may, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Performance art

    To mark the occasion of the exhibition Lygia Pape. Espacio imantado, there will be a performance of the artist's piece Divisor, in which audience participation plays a vital role. With Divisor, Pape wanted to create a collective work that could be repeated even when she was not present.

  • CNDM. Coro y Solistas de la ORCAM
    23 may, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • Compañía Pont Flotant. Ejercicios de amor, 2010
    18 may, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Modern dance
  • Trío Arbós
    9 may, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • Bailarín en acción
    29 april, 2011 - please check program

    Dance Attacks at Museo Reina Sofía

    Brief explosions of dance when least expected

    Music, Dance and Performance Modern dance

    In celebration of International Dance Day, Dance Attacks is a series of dance actions held in different public spaces throughout Madrid. The performances, recorded and distributed through the social networks, create a set of brief choreographic actions and disruptions.

  • CDMC. Cuarteto de Leipzig
    28 march, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • Festival Ellas Crean
    March 23 and 25, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Festival

    The Festival Ellas Crean 2011 is now in its seventh year. This event provides a meeting point for dialogue and expression by women creators from a wide range of disciplines, such as film, music, the visual arts, science, poetry, literature, gastronomy, comics and dance.

    Associated project
  • CDMC. Cuarteto Pacifica
    21 march, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • CDMC. Ensemble de la Orquestra de Cadaqués
    14 march, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • CDMC. Coro y solistas de la ORCAM
    28 february, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Concert Associated project
  • Father-transition and children chorus, 2008
    17 february, 2011 - 7:30 PM
    Music, Dance and Performance Conference
  • Ixiar Rozas, Steve Paxton y Mal Pelo. Humano caracol (vol. 3 y 4)Mónica Valenciano / Vera Mantero. Impregnaciones en la señorita nieve y guitarraChus Domínguez. La danza de la codorniz. Primer movimiento, 2010Elena Córdoba y Sylvia Calle. Los museos de
    January 27 - February 13, 2011
    Music, Dance and Performance Festival