This website uses its own and third party cookies to offer better browsing. By browsing in it the user agrees to the way we use cookies. Users can prevent cookies from being generated and erase them by using the options on their browser. Blocking cookies may mean that some of this website’s services and options do not work properly.

Cookies are small pieces of data that websites send to browsers and which are stored in users’ devices: computers, mobile telephones, tablets, and so on. Their purpose is to improve the experience of using the website, as these archives make it possible for the website to remember information about the user’s visits, such as preferred options or language. In this way the website personalizes its content and becomes more agile and useful for the user.

By browsing this website users agree to cookies being installed in their equipment that enable us to find out the following information:

Types of cookies

This website uses session, or temporary, cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies merely keep data while the user is visiting the website. Persistent cookies store the data on the device’s hard drive so that it will be accessible in more than one session.

Depending on the type of data obtained the website can use technical cookies.

These allow users to browse the webpage and use the different options or services it contains. For example, controlling data traffic and communication, identifying the session, entering restricted access areas, requesting enrolment or participation in an event, using security features while browsing and storing content.

Personalization cookies.

These allow users to access the website with some general characteristics that are either already predefined in their hard drive or defined by the user. For example, the language, the type of browser used to access the website, the chosen content design, the geo-location of the device or the regional configuration from where access takes place.

Statistical analysis cookies

These make it possible to monitor and analyse the behaviour of visitors to the website. The information gathered is used to measure a website’s activity and to produce users’ browsing history, making it possible to improve the service.

Third party cookies

Third party cookies that manage and improve the services offered can also be installed. For example, statistics services like Google Analytics.

Managing the cookies in my browser

Users can allow, block or erase the cookies installed in their device by configuring the browsing options.

If the use of cookies in the browser is blocked, some services or functions of the webpage may not be available

News & Activities
Performing.  Würzburg,  08/09/2017

Circus, music and theatre at the Stramu festival in Würzburg

Four companies of Catalan origin – the theatre and circus companies Alta GamaHotel Iocandi and PuntMoc, and the Miramundo band – are taking part in the 14th STRAMU festival, which is being held in the city of Würzburg (Germany) from 8 to 10 September.


'Adoro', by Cia Alta Gama

The 14th edition of the Stramu Festival will turn the city of Würzburg into a vast stage where more than 200 artists from all over the world will perform. The shows will cover a number of genres, from theatre, acrobatics, performances using fire, circus, music and activities for children. In addition, through the Bavarian Cultural Fund, Spain has been chosen as the guest country this year, as a result of which the festival line-up features eleven Spanish companies, four of them Catalan:

The Cia Alta Gama, consisting of Alejito Gamboa, from Argentina, and Amanda Delgado, from Catalonia, has a passion for clowns and social theatre. In its show Adoro (I Adore) a pair of clowns on their acrobatics bicycle get in a tangle and argue in front of an audience that always ends up laughing.

PuntMoc, founded in 2001, consists of the three Boada brothers: Hèctor, Juli and Guillem. GAGSonTRIX, the company’s latest piece, shows the tireless movement of the performers with a generous added measure of humour and a very close connection with the audience. The work has been shown in numerous theatres and festivals in Catalonia and in 2013 was awarded the prizes for the Best Show and Best Actor and the Audience’s Award at the Mostra de Teatre de Barcelona.

Hotel Iocandi, which formed in 2012, consists of three artists from Catalonia and the Balearic Islands. The company’s show Esquerdes (Cracks) was awarded the Zirkolika Prize for the Best Circus Performance of 2015 and since then they have performed throughout Europe, including their summer tour this year. The show combines aerial elements, the balance scale and live music, all performed by their three bodies in constant motion.

Lastly, the band Miramundo will bring their particular sound to the German festival. The group came into being when the composer Luiz Murá left Brazil in order to create music that would link his country of origin with other cultures around the world. He met the other band members – from Italy, Mexico and Spain – in Barcelona, and between them they have formed a group with very diverse musical roots.

Check the full programme for Friday 8 September.

Check the full programme for Saturday 9 September.

Check the full programme for Sunday 10 September.

Over 200 artists will be performing in 24 venues at the festival in Würzburg, which is expected to attract 100,000 visitors

16/09/2017. UK Premiere of GARBUIX, by ATENEU POPULAR 9 BARRIS & VAVEL CIRCUS at OUT THERE Festival
Garbuix, is the Catalan circus production created for the 20è Circ d'Hivern of the Ateneu...
04/09/2017. Catalan shows at the 11th Performance festival in Paderborn
The 11th Performance International Arts Fair in Paderborn (Germany), held on 4 and 5 September,...
24/08/2017. “Viva Catalonia!” at the Spoffin festival in Amersfoort
The Dutch Spoffin festival is making a strong commitment to Catalan and Balearic companies...
17/01/2017. Catalonia and the Balearic Islands, centre stage at the Momix 2017 Children’s and Young People’s Theatre Festival
This year, the Momix 2017 Children’s and Young People’s Theatre Festival –which is...
The Institut Ramon Llull is a consortium that comprises the Generalitat (Government of Catalonia), Balearic Islands Government and the Barcelona City Council, and its mission is the promotion of Catalan language and culture abroad.
Generalitat de Catalunya Govern de les Illes Balears Ajuntament de Barcelona
The IRL forms part of the Fundació Ramon Llull, which was established by the Government of Andorra, the Ramon Llull Institute, General Council of the Eastern Pyrenees, the city of Alghero, Balearic Islands Towns and Entities Network and the group of Valencian Cities, and has its central offices in Andorra.
Fundació Ramon Llull