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Teatro Municipal Baltazar Dias

Avenida Manuel Arriaga | Funchal - Sé, Funchal, Madeira 9000-060, Portugal
+351 291 215 130
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Concert celebrating 130'years.

Absolutely wonderful, inexpensive evening, in this delightful Theatre. The piste de resistance as... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Kathryn J
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Dunstable, United Kingdom
A beautiful theatre and delightful concerts

Whenever we come to Funchal we immediately check for the concerts from Orchestra Classica da... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
brianandpatricia2015
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Avenida Manuel Arriaga | Funchal - Sé, Funchal, Madeira 9000-060, Portugal
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+351 291 215 130
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Absolutely wonderful, inexpensive evening, in this delightful Theatre. The piste de resistance as well as the 4 wonderful operatic singers was the Guest composer, Pedro Macedo with a debut of work, absolutely magnificant piece, we wish him well, and certainly hope we get to hear...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Whenever we come to Funchal we immediately check for the concerts from Orchestra Classica da Madeira and book ahead for as many as possible during our stay. There are usually guest conductors and soloists and the music is always wonderful. On the evening of 13th...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We'll worth a visit. We watched an enjoyable energetic romp through a programme of music by the local classical orchestra. No dozing in the aisles as the musicians maintained a high pace through favorites by Mozart, Grieg, Tchaikovsky, Suppe, Glinka, Verdi and Sibelius. Conductor and...More

Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We went there last Sunday for a classical concert and were enchanted by this bijou of a theatre. The music by Chopin and Elgar was wonderfully performed and the interior of the theatre was a delightful discovery. Most spectators had made the effort to dress...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

I attended two concerts at this excellent theatre during my holiday this year. The first was local bands of Funchal, a bargain at only €3 and a very entertaining evening. Music, singing, flag twirling and a very athletic dance routine with tambourines by two young...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We spent our last evening in Madeira at a performance by the Orquestra Classica da Madeira. Rather unexpectedly, it was a real highlight of our time there. Everything about it was perfect: a lovely venue; an excellent orchestra; a good mix of music, with one...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

We had organised for conference participants a tour of this wonderful theatre. Located in Avenida Arriaga, the Baltazar Dias Municipal Theatre is a centennial monument of high architectural value. The Baltazar Dias Theatre is a tribute to the blind playwright from Madeira island, Baltazar Dias,...More

Thank Chris W
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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I have been many times all performance that I saw magnificent. The Orquestra Classica da Madeira is wonderful.If you are in Funchal you must see this wonderful Teatro Municipal.and performances.

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Tours of this lovely old theatre take place on Tuesday's at 10am. We had some confusion as the Tourist Info said it was open Tuesday to Friday. We had been to a music concert here some years ago, which was enjoyable from one of the...More

Thank Lorraine M
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

After reading another review about a tour available on a Tuesday morning we decided to try it for ourselves. Highly recommend this if you can fit it in, the tour starts at 10am on Tuesdays and even though there were only 2 couples on the...More

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