Madrid can boast of having a varied and complete musical agenda in Broadway style. As it could not be otherwise, this autumn is full of proposals that add to the successful shows that are currently triumphing on the billboard. Discover with us the most outstanding works, and... get ready to spend an unforgettable evening!
The month of September ends with a luxury premiere because from the 28th you will be able to attend, in the recovered Coliseum Theatre, to the show 'El Guardaespaldas, el Musical' (The Bodyguard). After the success of the best theatres around the world, finally arrives in Madrid this famous story, based on the film of the same name, which incorporates the best songs of the diva, Whitney Houston, protagonist of the film and on which it is based this love story.
For its part, the month of October cannot begin any better, since from the 5th you can enjoy 'Billy Elliot, El Musical'. The story of this boy, who wanted to be a dancer, arrives in Madrid in October after triumphing in London and Broadway. The venue that hosts this musical show, which has already seen more than ten million people in the world, is the Nuevo Teatro Alcalá. Dance and music go hand-in-hand in this careful production, so that will surely become in one of the season's favourite shows.
We continue at the Calderon Theatre, since from October 5th to December 10th, we will have the chance to meet the eccentric and terrifying 'Familia Addams' (Addams Family). The darkest clan of all time will receive us in their dreadful mansion to sing to us the loves of their macabre daughter Wednesday, and the delirious situations that this brings.
Until next December, the Alfil Theatre will host 'La Calderona', a story about the life and legend of actress María Inés Calderón, in which power, ambition, love and survival are intermingled in the key to dark comedy. Travel back to hip-hop rhythm in this musical by the hand of David Ottone, member of the Yllana Company.
Awarded with the Prize for Best Musical Show and the Audience Award at the Talent Madrid 2016 competition, arrived to the El Pavón Teatro Kamikaze the show 'El Ascensor'. This is a musical thriller, in which a story about destiny and love will unfold when the protagonists are locked in an elevator and discover that they have more things in common than they thought.
A Pulitzer Prize and three Tony Awards support the success of 'Casi Normales', the musical starring by Nina that will host the La Latina Theatre from 14th December to 28th January. Written by Brian Yorkey and with music by Tom Kitt, it tells the story of a family struggling to be 'normal' when different adversities come up.
On the billboard
The offer is very wide and varied, and we are going to start with the smaller ones, who can not miss the work that continues on the billboard with a continued success, El Rey León (The Lion King), at the Lope de Vega Theatre in Gran Via. People all over the world have enjoyed this show and it's reason enough to visit Madrid and savour it live. Beating record of permanence, in its sixth season of representation.
In the Lara Theatre, in the Sala Candido Lara, we have La Llamada, an original musical, different, divine and human. Hurry up if you don't want to miss it, since in the month of december the performances end after three years in the billboard.
In the space enabled in the Príncipe Pío station, stands the Gran Teatro Bankia, which in two unique performances on 29th September and 15th October, staged the musical Punto de Partida-Por ti Rocío, as a tribute to the singer, in which Inés León, explore the best of her repertoire.
We are in luck, as one of the spaces with the most musical tradition, reopened its doors a few months ago, the great banquet hall Florida Retiro. The theatrical group Yllana surprises us with The Look, a proposal in the purest Las Vegas style, with an attractive and elegant setting that you will be able to enjoy while tasting an author's dinner, by renowned chef Joaquín Felipe.
If musical shows are your passion, enjoy this unique offer.