Arts and crafts, medieval knights and theatre for all the family this weekend

This Sunday, December 6th, there is a variety of things to see and do in Rojales, coinciding with the monthly arts and crafts fair at the Cuevas del Rodeo neighbourhood of cave houses in the town.

Cave workshops Dec 2015From 11am the artists and artisans will be offering their wares and happy to explain how they make them to visitors. In fact this time there will be two free practical workshops offering advice on painting (in cave 11) and origami (in cave 2), which are on between 11:30am and 1:30pm.

 

 

EXPOSICION MIRTYA HUIZZIYou can also visit the art exhibition at the Sala Mengolero cave, which until December 20th is Variaciones by the artist Mirtya Huizzi.

 

 

 

 

CARTEL COMBATE MEDIEVALIf you are looking for a bit more action, then don’t miss the Medieval Combat Training, also from 11am at the caves, and your morning will certainly be a knight to remember, if you’ll excuse the pun.

 

 

 

EL GATO Y LA GOLONDRINAThere is more family entertainment in the afternoon at the Capitol theatre, where there will be a performance of the musical El Gato y La Golondrina (The Cat and the Swallow). Described as a love story in four seasons, it is based on a story by the Brazilian novelist Jorge Amado. Entry is free of charge.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CARTEL LA REINA DE LAS NIEVESAlso at the Capitol Theatre, but on Monday at 5pm, there is another show for all the family. This one is called La Reina de las Nieves (The Snow Queen) and is based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen. Tickets cost €9 in advance or €11 on the day and are available from www.instanticket.es, Leila stationery shop, Phonotec Rojales and Cafe Aljibe.