This has been the main setting for Escenas do Cambio since its first edition. The beauty and flexibility of this building in the City of Culture of Galicia render it the perfect space to host large-scale exhibitions, cultural events and performing arts shows. In 2017, a total of four rooms will be used to stage events, in addition to the Sala Seminario which will host the lectures.
Floor -1: Sala 1 and 2.
Floor 0: Sala Seminario
Head of the Galician library system and of the documentary legacy of our community, the Library and Archive of Galicia collects, preserves and disseminates all the bibliographical and documentary legacy of Galicia and facilitates access to it, either directly or virtually. A key element for cultural activities related to books, reading and libraries, one of the main objectives of this institution is the dissemination of Galician culture. Its reading room will be the object of artistic occupation during this edition of Escenas do Cambio 2017.TEATRO PRINCIPAL Rúa Nova, 21
With seating capacity for 434 spectators, the Teatro Principal is also located in the historic centre of Santiago de Compostela. It offers a varied program managed directly by the City Council of Santiago, which owns it. This theatre was built in 1842, designed by the architect Manuel de Prado y Vallo. In 1988, it was thoroughly refurbished by the architects Rafael Baltar, José A. Bartolomé, Carlos Almuiña and Gerardo Salvador.SALÓN TEATRO Rúa Nova, 34
Located in the historic centre of Santiago de Compostela, the Salón Teatro was re-inaugurated in 1999 after an architectural intervention that enabled to recover this building, dating from 1920, for the scene, after two decades without hosting any performances. Currently managed by the Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Management, through Agadic, the theatre is the venue in Compostela for all the shows produced by the Centro Dramático Galego - which has its headquarters here -, as well as a programme open to diverse scenic disciplines, music and film. Its seating capacity is of 272.CENTRO GALEGO DE ARTE CONTEMPORÁNEA Rúa Valle Inclán, 2
Designed by the Portuguese architect Álvaro Siza Vieira between 1988 and 1993, the CGAC is located in one of the most sensitive and suggestive areas of Santiago de Compostela, on the edge of the historic centre, close to the church and convent of San Domingos de Bonaval. The building, which is characterised by its dialogue with the history of the city, reflects the admiration of its architect for rationalism and the modern movement. The auditorium of the CGAC will host the projections of the films that make up Escenas do Cambio 2017.Sala Agustín Magán - Centro Sociocultural de Santa Marta Rúa Antonio Rama Seoane, 6 Santiago de Compostela
The Centro Sociocultural de Santa Marta is a local municipal facility belonging to the Municipal Network of Sociocultural Centers of Santiago de Compostela. A neighbourhood centre designed for the entire city, for the residents of Santa Marta and for all those who want to be part of an extensive and varied sociocultural program; being at the same time a reference for the city in the field of performing arts, the creation of audiences and theatrical pedagogy.
It is located very close to the heart of Santa Marta, a growing neighbourhood, in an area where there are also the kindergarten, the former social centre and the public and green spaces of the neighbourhood..
The reception, the administrative area and the Sala Agustín Magán are on the first floor. And on the second floor, the José Saramago Library, multi-purpose rooms, a meeting room and a terrace.