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40th Theatre Festival of Málaga

40th Theatre Festival of Málaga

40th Theatre Festival of Málaga

  • 7 Jan 2023 - 5 May 2023

With the slogan ‘40 años unidos al mejor teatro’ (40 years united with the best theatre,) the 40th Festival de Teatro de Málaga (40th Theatre Festival of Málaga,) one of the most important events for the performing arts in the city, will be held from 7 January. The stages of the Teatro Cervantes, the Teatro Echegaray and the AC Málaga Palacio hotel will host 46 shows in 67 performances, with six premieres and the Teatro Femenino cycle and the best of the national, Andalusian and local scene.

The new edition will be held in two phases: the first from 7 January to 5 February 2023 and the second from 24 April to 4 May.

Spanish performers Kiti Mánver, Miguel Rellán, El Brujo, Carmelo Gómez and Vicky Peña, the companies of Finzi Pasca and Pippo Delbono, T de Theatre, Las niñas de Cádiz, Atalaya and the CDN and director Carlos Saura are some of the most important names that the 40th Festival de Teatro de Málaga will feature.

Tickets can be purchased at the Teatro Cervantes box office and online through Uniticket ( and the theatre’s website (information and sales at

‘Festival de Teatro… en tu zona’

The theatre programme will be accompanied by numerous parallel activities in different formats that will take the theatre to the different neighbourhoods of the capital through the ‘Festival de Teatro… en tu zona’ (Theatre Festival… in your area). Thus, between 7 January and 11 February 2023, the magic of the stage will reach parks, squares, auditoriums and boulevards in all neighbourhoods with this new edition of the ‘Festival de Teatro… en tu zona,’ which on this occasion will alternate performances of De flor en flor, Secretos en familia and Dúo fitness in open-air performances and free admission until full capacity is reached.

Opening times

  • First date (7 Jan 2023 - 5 Feb 2023)
  • Second date (24 Apr 2023 - 5 May 2023)

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