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Calle Ramos Marin 0, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

....in a really beautiful building with an atmosphere that takes you back many many years. The building architecture and the murals are already something to see, all by themselves. But the cultural program - musicals, concerts, opera, etc., is excellent, especially for a city of...More

Thank girlfromfaraway
Reviewed 1 week ago

This neo-classical building does not have an amazingly beautiful exterior but the auditorium boasts some simply stunning painted murals on the ceiling. The stage is surrounded by tiers of seating leading up from the horseshoe shaped stalls overlooked by two floors of very grand boxes...More

Thank Jo W
Reviewed May 31, 2018

I experienced the Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra playing here. It is a magnificent theatre, whilst not comparing to modern theatres or indeed the opera halls of Northern Europe, it represents Spain of its period, is beautiful, and is obviously loved by the Malagese.

Thank jonchoppin
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

The building is the real attraction, no matter what production is being shown. The inside is very well maintained and its pretty impressive.

Thank Dutch-Mikey
Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

We went to the wonderfully aesthetically built Teatro Cerventes, to see a performance of Swan Lake by the St Petersburg Ballet Company. Whilst we are not avid ballet lovers (this was our first one), we couldn't resist a visit to this revered theatre. And we...More

Thank paulmack20
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Went to see a ballet (not very good). The theatre itself is very pretty and quite spacious inside. Our seats, in pareo 1, were strange - a fairly cramped little box, with High stools (uncomfortable) to sit on. It was also quite hot. Sorry to...More

Thank Equanimity
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

The theatre is deceptive as the facade is pleasant but the interior is quite elegant and spacious. We saw a wonderful flamenco/ballet show with terrific acoustics and lighting. One drawback is that their website is appalling and we had to go to the theatre itself...More

Thank RichardRodgers211873
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Last night we attended yet another wonderful concert at the Cervantes Theater during the Málaga Jazz Festival. Last year we caught Al DiMeola and Stanley Clarke. This year we chose two bassists - the legendary Ron Carter as well as Dave Holland. For Stanley Clarke...More

Thank Maria R
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to see the gala closure of the flamenco season. It's a beautiful theatre with lots of excellent cultural events. Try it out to get a flavour of the true South of Spain for its music and dance. Very reasonable prices for...More

Thank Shaun C
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Lovely old Theatre, beautiful interior and the layout is superb, the interior set-up is like you see in old films from bygone times, we booked and were treated to a mixture of music.

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Response from Shaun C | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest that it is smart casual. It is an impressive venue but suits and ties are not required.
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