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Madrid prepares a bullfighting festival in Las Ventas for May 2 | Culture

Exterior esplanade of the Plaza de Las Ventas.A.L. The Center for Bullfighting Affairs, dependent on the Ministry of the Presidency of the Community of Madrid, is organizing a great bullfighting event -a festival with the presence of some of the leading figures in the ranks, according to the Mundotoro portal- in the bullring of Las […]

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Senator Juan Antonio Arévalo’s bullfighting activism turns 30 | Blog The bull, by the horns

Juan Antonio Arévalo (Valladolid, 1935), then senator of the PSOE and main promoter of the bullfighting law of 1991 who turned 30 on the 5th, wrote in this newspaper in May 1984: “The bullfighting festival defends itself when it is authentic, but there is no one who defends it with dignity when it is false […]

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Díaz Ayuso announces more aid for bullfighting and possible festivities in May in Madrid | Culture

The president of the Community of Madrid, Isabel Díaz Ayuso, announced yesterday in the Plaza de Las Ventas that her government has assigned new aid for bullfighting in the region, and the possibility of holding a bullfighting celebration from the month of May . In this sense, Ayuso explained that the Ministry of the Presidency […]

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Fans and spectators, between the essence and the economy of bullfighting | Blog The bull, by the horns

The program The Kikiriki, Directed by David Casas and broadcast by Movistar Toros, it was dedicated on March 25 to the role of bullfighting fans and participated in it Andrés de Miguel, president of the Peña Los de José y Juan; Agustín Colomar, president of the Valencia Subscribers Union; Nacho Moreno de Terry, manager of […]

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Madrid’s Plaza Vistalegre announces 11 bullfighting festivities for the month of May | Culture

The company owned by the García Jiménez brothers (Casa Matilla), tenant of the Vistalegre bullring in Madrid, has announced an “alternative” San Isidro fair, which would be held from May 13 to 23 in said arena and which would mean the return to Madrid both of the bullfights and of the great figures of bullfighting. […]

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Real Maestranza de Sevilla, solidarity, bullfighting, royalist (and hurt by a lawsuit with the Pagés company) | Blog The bull, by the horns

“We have a firm and univocal desire that bulls are held in La Maestranza in the way possible. We don’t care about the format, but bullfighting has to be present this year in Seville ”. Who expresses himself this way is Luis Manuel Halcón, member of the Real Maestranza de Caballería, owner of the plaza, […]

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Julian Schnabel, author of the poster for the 2021 bullfighting season at La Maestranza | Culture

The motto ‘Bulls in Seville 2021’ in a dark blue line and cascading, from top to bottom, on a background in which the head and pythons of a bull and that of a bullfighter can be seen with the cap drawn in the same color, but in different tones, they make up the poster that […]

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Bullfighting companies will ask the communities for a minimum of 50% capacity | Culture

Laying of the Plaza de El Puerto de Santa María on August 6.Joaquin Arjona The National Association of Bullfighting Show Organizers (ANOET), which traditionally groups together the most important Spanish businessmen, will ask the autonomous communities, “in an essential way”, to allow “a minimum capacity of 50 percent” in the squares for enable the viability […]

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The bullfighting season in the Valencian Community continues in the air | Valencian Community

Valencia bullring.Valencia Provincial Council Suspended, or postponed, the festivities of La Magdalena and Las Fallas, the bullfighting season in the Valencian Community continues to await the evolution of Covid 19, although all the actors are optimistic and bet that this year there will be festivities. The coincidence of opinions in this regard is unanimous, both […]

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Bullfighting adventures of a president in the box of the Maestranza in Seville | Blog The bull, by the horns

Anabel Moreno, president of the Real Maestranza bullring in Seville from 2006 to 2019, remembers how in the first appearances in the box she was sent to wash from the laying. And not only that. “The day I debuted, the public was as surprised as I was”, he has the serenity that the passage of […]

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