Cervera reopens the bar restaurant of the Tourist Information Center

Cervera reopens the bar restaurant of the Tourist Information Center

La Paeria de Cervera ha adjudicat al restaurador Fernando Rossi la gestió de la cafeteria del Centre d’Atenció Turística (CAT), which opens from Tuesday to Sunday during the hours of 7 a 17 hours, and offers bar service, breakfasts and lunches.

The catering services concession contract is for an initial period of two years, extendable. In this way, an establishment that had been closed since March of 2020, when the Covid-19 pandemic broke out.

The chief paer, Joan Santacana, and the Councilor for Tourism, Roser Segura, have visited the facility·Policy, where they welcomed the new manager, fernando rossi, a restaurateur with experience in other establishments, and they wished him luck in this new stage.

Joan Santacana emphasized that with the reopening of the cafeteria "a better service is offered to people who use the motorhome area, to the tourists who visit Cervera and also to the whole population in general".

By the Councilor for Tourism, Roser Segura, "it is hoped that this action will contribute to further enhancing the tourism promotion of the municipality".

One of the next actions that the Paeria de Cervera will carry out is the conditioning of a space so that the cafe can offer terrace service in the summer.

Cervera presents the literary route "Death and freedom"., poetic itinerary of Manuel de Pedrolo"

Cervera presents the literary route "Death and freedom"., poetic itinerary of Manuel de Pedrolo"

“7lletres. The literary prize and more", initiative that honors the figure, the work and thought of Manuel de Pedrolo, has produced a literary route in the Cervera cemetery, which was presented on Saturday 5 November.

The route, which is entitled "Death and freedom, poetic itinerary of Manuel de Pedrolo", it is marked with four lecterns that contain QR codes through which you can listen to Pedrolo's poems that surround it. The human condition: the death, love, freedom and being are the four axes that follow the poetic itinerary.
The poetic itinerary was inspired by the poem "A les dones de la meva nissaga", in which the Aranyó writer mentions his relative Dolors de Pedrolo i de Nuix, buried in the Cervera cemetery.

La producció de la ruta ha anat a càrrec de 7lletres i en el projecte han intervingut: Xavier Hidalgo Verdés, Xavi Roig Capdevila, Alba Granell Rosich, Jordi Castellà i Bové, Marc Castellà i Bové, Xavier Miret Paredes i Jaume González Balasch.

the presentation, que va tenir lloc al cementiri el dissabte 5 November, va consistir en un recorregut per l’itinerari amb les actuacions del rapsoda Xavier Hidalgo i el violoncel·lista Xavi Roig, amb música de la cantant francesa Edith Piaf com a teló de fons.

Prèviament, Councilwoman of Culture, Mercè Carulla, va adreçar unes paraules de benvinguda, i Helena Mesalles, estudiosa de l’obra de Manuel de Pedrolo, va oferir una introducció sobre la vessant més poètica de l’autor.

A l’acte hi van assistir un centenar de persones.

The chief paer, Joan Santacana; Councilwoman of Culture, Mercè Carulla; el president del Consell Comarcal de la Segarra, Francesc Lluch; i l’alcalde dels Plans de Sió, Xavier Pintó, they also attended representing the institutions that make up 7lettres.

Be part of the 7lletres: Segarra District Council, the Town Council of Cervera, Plans de Sió City Council and Tàrrega City Council.

All Saints in Cervera cemetery

All Saints in Cervera cemetery

La Paeria organizes activities at the Cervera cemetery, Tuesday 1 November, with the aim of making the visit to the site more pleasant: musical performances, workshops for children and flower sales service.

The musical performances will be performed by students and teachers of the Conservatory - Cervera Municipal School of Music and singing with the Lacetània Choir.

The Service de Suport al Dol de Ponent organization will have an information point at the entrance to the cemetery, where he will organize craft workshops for children.

The service of selling flowers, at the entrance to the venue, will be open in the morning of the days 30 of October i 1 November.

On the other band, this time the Town Council extends the opening hours of the cemetery. Of the 22 October to 3 November is open 9 a 19 hours, uninterruptedly.

 

Violist Ashan Pillai will perform in Cervera

Violist Ashan Pillai will perform in Cervera

Violist Ashan Pillai and pianist Juan Carlos Cornelles will perform, Saturday 15 d’octubre a l’Auditori Municipal, within the XXXV cycle of autumn concerts. They will do it with the program “In rememberence”, which aims to honor two great composers who died recently, el català Jordi Cervelló i l’espanyol Anton García Abril.

D’aquesta manera podrem sentir una primera part formada per obres hispàniques, amb la Sonata no.3 en sol major de Felipe de los Ríos, continuant amb els Tre Pensieri de Jordi Cervelló, he Divertimento i Peça per a viola i piano d’Anton Garcia Abril i cloent amb lScene Andalouse de Joaquin Turina.
La segona part estarà formada per obres universals i de gran carisma com la Sonata op. 120 no.2 de Brahms o lAdagio i allegro de Robert Schumann.

El violista Ashan Pillai va cursar els seus estudis musicals a la Merchant Taylors School de Londres, i més tard a la Royal Academy of Music de Londres, la Universitat del Sud de Califòrnia de Los Ángeles, el Banff Center for Arts d’Ontario i a la Juilliard School de Nova York.
Ha actuat com a solista sota la direcció de Christian Zacharias, Eiji Oue, Andrew Parrott, Christopher HogwoodHa col·laborat amb artistes com Lynn Harrell i Zacharias, i en conjunts de cambra com els quartets Kreutzer i Brodsky.
Ha estat co-solista de viola de la English Chamber Orquestra, viola solista de l’Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya, viola del quintet de corda Pinchas Zukerman i els Zukerman Chamber Players. És professor de viola a l’Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC), del Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu de Barcelona i de la Universitat Alfonso X el Sabio, a Madrid, among others. A més és ben conegut a Cervera per ser també professor del Curs Internacional de Música de la Càtedra Emili Pujol.

Per la seva banda, Juan Carlos Cornelles realitza una intensa activitat de concertista de música de cambra que l’ha portat a actuar amb destacats instrumentistes i cantants en sales de concert d’Espanya, el Regne Unit, United States, Austria, Itàlia, Holanda Portugal, Brasil, Sri Lanka, Bulgària i Eslovènia, en escenaris tan destacats com el Wigmore Hall, Barbican Hall, St. John Smith Square o St. Martin in the Fields de Londres.

Information and image provided by Santi River (Friends of Music Association).

Sale of season tickets for the 25th Cycle of theater and music “Apassiona

Sale of season tickets for the 25th Cycle of theater and music “Apassiona't”

The season ticket allows you to enjoy six performances, scheduled between the months of October 2022 and May of 2023, for a price of 100 euros. The first function is “Naked (Radiography of a disorder)”, Sunday 16 October, them 19 hours.

The 25th Cycle "Get Passionate", the programming of performing arts and music organized by the Department of Culture of the Paeria de Cervera, presenta propostes de diferents gèneres i per a tots els públics.

As in the previous edition, incorporates a musical show, which will be "The women of my life" with Elena Gadel and Marta Robles. This year, as a novelty, foresees a dance show, with the renowned choreographer Sol Picó. La programació també inclou la commovedora “Nua (Radiography of a disorder), d’Ann Perelló i Andrea Ros; the successful drama "The Swallow", starring Emma Vilarasau and Dafnis Balduz; the comedy show "Per fi sol", with Carlos Sans (The Tricycle); and the human comedy "La pell fina", by Yago Alonso and Carme Marfà.

Els abonaments es poden comprar des d’aquest enllaç.


Representació de “Nua (Radiography of a disorder)”

La propera funció del Cicle de teatre està prevista pel Sunday 16 October, them 19 hours, the Grand Theater of the Passion.

Es tracta d’una obra que reflexiona sobre els trastorns alimentaris i la pressió estètica. El text, d’Ann Perelló i Andrea Ros, és interpretat per la mateixa Ann Perelló, en forma de monòleg que actua de diàleg amb el públic. Un joc escènic amb la posada en escena de cinc vàters, una webcam i elements audiovisuals que permeten al públic viatjar amb la protagonista per comprendre com viu el malson del seu trastorn.

Sale of localities

La compra d’entrades anticipades es pot fer per Internet des d’aquest enllaç.
Les entrades també es podran comprar a les taquilles del Gran Teatre de la Passió a partir de dos hores abans de l’inici de l’espectacle.
To encourage the attendance of all col·lectius, you can enjoy different discounts such as those that apply to groups of more than 15 people, young people under 18 years, unemployed people, large families or single parents, Youth card, Contents, people with disabilities and more than 65 years.

 

"El Llop" successfully opened the 25th theater cycle

theatrical season 2022-2023 started on sunday 25 September, for the Festa Major, with the representation of "The Wolf". The version of the classic "Terra Baixa", directed by Àngel Llàcer and Enric Cambray, was very well received by the public. He collected a total of 760 spectators in the Grand Theater of the Passion.
This work was not part of the season pass that is now on sale.

The old town of Cervera, candidate for the best neighborhood in Catalonia

The old town of Cervera, candidate for the best neighborhood in Catalonia

The program “Everything moves” de TV3 promotes an initiative to choose the best neighborhood in Catalonia, to which the old town and neighborhood of Sant Magí de Cervera opts.

El millor barri s’escull per votació a través de la web del programa.
Podeu votar accedint a aquest enllaç.

The program “Everything moves” dedicat al nucli antic de Cervera es va emetre en directe el matí del dimecres 28 September.
Va comptar amb la participació de Josep Mas, campaner i president de l’Associació d’Amics de Sant Magí, com a ànima del barri de Sant Magí; la Fundació Casa Dalmases, obrador artesanal de cervesa, com a bona iniciativa laboral i gastronòmica; i Xavier Puig, director de l’Orquestra Simfònica del Vallès i del Cor de Cambra del Palau, com a ambaixador cultural de Cervera.

Podeu veure el clip del programa en aquest enllaç.