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Ana María Ventura, witness to a century of the best theater, dies at 99 | Culture

Ana María Ventura as the mother of the spinsters in Doña Rosita la soltera (2004) by Federico García Lorca.Sergio Parra With the death of Ana María Ventura (Barcelona, ​​99 years old), one of the most beloved people in the performing profession disappears. And he was so not only because of his affectionate and endearing character, […]

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The Prado turns the 19th century around: more female presence and greater attention to social art | Culture

The melancholic Spain unfolds from today, with all its air of inevitability and defeat, in room 75, home after the last remodeling of the permanent collection of the Prado Museum of History painting. Those great paintings of shipwrecks, executions and other episodes of a country of disenchantment, breathe at least calmer with the change of […]

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The Prado Museum rearranges the 19th century

The Prado Museum rearranges the 19th century

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‘Theft of the century’: A heist of 19 million dollars for the love of art that marked Argentina | Culture

A robbery is no excuse to postpone a birthday celebration. At least, that’s what one of the assailants who entered the Banco Río de Acassuso (Argentina) in 2006 thought, who gave an old woman a sweet, suggested that she blow it, sang the corresponding melody and asked for the collaboration of the rest of the […]

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Emmanuel Mouret, a Rohmer for the 21st century | Culture

The career of Emmanuel Mouret (Marseille, 51 years old) has been a constant climb up to The things we say, the things we do (2020), the decantation of his style, once more baroque in the verbal. Author of a dozen films – the twelfth is already ready – as The art of Loving (2011), Another […]

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How much does a 15th century church cost? | Culture

Exterior of the church of the Five Martyrs of Morocco, in the Cordovan town of Belalcázar.PACO PUENTES / EL PAÍS There are two ways to enter the convent of the Five Martyrs of Morocco, also called San Francisco, on the outskirts of the Cordovan town of Belalcázar. The official one is to go to the […]

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‘The extraordinary years’: Rodrigo Cortés novels the nonsense of the 20th century | Culture

Rodrigo Cortés, portrayed on Monday in a Madrid hotel.Andrea Comas From two to 32 years old, Rodrigo Cortés (Pazos Hermos, Ourense, 48 years old) lived in Salamanca. It may be that growing up there contributed to the richness and accuracy of your Spanish. He is one of the Spanish filmmakers who speaks the best, and […]

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Carla Fracci, one of the great Italian dancers of the 20th century, dies | Culture

The dancer Carla Fracci during a performance at La Scala in Milan, in 1969.Mario De Biasi / Mondadori / Getty Images The Milanese ballet dancer Carla Fracci died this Thursday at the age of 84, according to her family. Fracci, who had suffered from cancer for a long time, opened the past from his humble […]

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Pablo Servigne: “The only way to survive this century will be mutual help” | Culture

Pablo Servigne (Versailles, 43 years old) has become one of the most listened to sinking theorists thanks to the repercussion of his latest books, in which the French scientist – from a Colombian mother, which explains his name, his complexion and his Almost perfect Spanish, which he learned “from tapas in Oviedo” – predicts the […]

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The Prado renews its exhibition of European art from the 18th century | Culture

Panoramic of room 23 of the Villanueva building, one of those affected by the reorganization of the 18th century collection.Otero Herranz, Alberto / Prado Museum The Prado Museum looks different these days. Some changes are forced and possibly temporary: less public, more security protocols and the rare privilege, on the other hand, of having a […]

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