Schedule - MEDIEVAL EIVISSA 2006 - English

12, 13 and 14 May

Dalt Vila and Mercat Vell

Festival commemorating the declaration of Eivissa as a World Heritage Site

 

Friday 12

5 p.m.: Opening ceremony for the “Medieval Eivissa” festival. Dance, acrobatics and Renaissance music with the Dance Centre and musicians from the Municipal Music Trust.

5:15 p.m.: “Un vol xic”. Deambulants Company from Girona. Dance show with actors hanging from the side wall of the Portal de Ses Taules.

5:30 p.m.: Traditional bell ringing from the 16th and 17th centuries at Eivissa Cathedral.

5:30 to 9 p.m.: Animal farm. Plaza de sa Font. Area 1.

5:30 to 9 p.m.: Falconry exhibition and display. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

5:30 to 9 p.m.: Children’s play area with medieval games for children aged 2 to 8. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

6 to 9 p.m.: Exhibition. “Inside the walls. Castles and Fortifications in the Balearic Islands”. La Caixa Foundation. Town hall cloisters. Area 4.

6 to 8 p.m.: Street Theatre with the Foc i Fum group. Areas 1 and 2.

6 to 9:30 p.m.: “Dimitri” acrobatics group. Areas 2 and 4.

6:30 p.m.: Theatre. “A Dalt Vila jo m’enamorí”. Mariano Aguirre theatre company. Armoury of the Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3

6:30 to 9 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Mountain Kids” Group. Areas 1 and 2.

6:30 to 9 p.m. The One Man Band Areas 2 and 4.

6:30 to 9 p.m.: “Oksana Rodina” group of acrobats and tightrope walkers. Areas 1 and 2.

6:30 to 9 p.m.: “Nicolai y Cía” group of tightrope walkers and contortionists. Areas 5 and 6.

7 p.m.: Theatre. “El conde de Cabra y su venganza”. A free adaptation of the last act of “La venganza de Don Mendo” (“Don Mendo's revenge”) by Muñoz Seca. Eivissa’s Artes y Oficios Theatre Company. Performed in Plaza de la Catedral. Area 7.

7 to 9:30 p.m.: Arabic dance and music. Rachida Ararat and the Gnawa Elnida group. Santa Llúcia bastion. Areas 3, 4 and 5.

7 to 10 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Els Berros de la Cort” group. Areas 5, 6 and 7.

8 p.m.: Concert given by Jordi Savall and Pedro Estevan. “La lira de Hesperia”. Medieval music. Eivissa Cathedral. Area 7.

 

Saturday 13

10:30 a.m.: Traditional bell ringing from the 16th and 17th centuries at Eivissa Cathedral.

10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Exhibition. “Inside the walls. Castles and Fortifications in the Balearic Islands”. La Caixa Foundation. Town hall cloisters. Area 4

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Animal farm. Plaza de sa Font. Area 1.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Falconry display. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Children’s play area with medieval games for children aged 2 to 8. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Street Theatre with the Foc i Fum group. Areas 1 and 2.

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Street Theatre and medieval fighting with the “Excalibur” Group. Areas 3, 4 and 5.

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.: The One Man Band. Areas 2 and 4.

12 noon: Theatre. “A Dalt Vila jo m’enamorí”. Mariano Aguirre theatre company. Armoury of the Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3

12 noon to 1 p.m.: Street Theatre with the “Ozo” Group. Areas 3, 4 and 5

12 noon to 1:30 p.m.: Arabic dance and music. Rachida Ararat and the Gnawa Elnida group. Santa Llúcia bastion. Areas 3, 4 and 5.

12 noon to 1:30 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Els Berros de la Cort” Group. Areas 5, 6 and 7.

12 noon to 2 p.m.: Street Theatre with the “Tragaleguas” Group. Areas 6 and 7.

12:30 to 1:30 p.m.: Traditional-style show. Corbs de Sant Nofre accompanied by drummers (Sant Joan de Mallorca). Dance display. Area 1 to Area 5.

12:30 to 1:30 p.m.: Traditional-style show. Demonios de Sant Joan accompanied by shawm players (Sant Joan and the “Bartomeu Ensenyat” Music and Dance School of Majorca). Display. Areas 5, 6 and 7.

12:30 to 2 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Mountain Kids” Group. Areas 1 and 2.

1 p.m.: “Dimitri” acrobatics group. Areas 2 and 4.

1:30 p.m.: “Oksana Rodina” group of acrobats and tightrope walkers. Areas 1 and 2.

1:30 p.m.: “Nicolai” group of tightrope walkers and contortionists. Areas 5 and 6.

5 p.m.: Traditional bell ringing from the 16th and 17th centuries at Eivissa Cathedral.

5 to 9 p.m.: Animal farm. Plaza de sa Font. Area 1.

5 to 9 p.m.: Falconry exhibition and display. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

5 to 9 p.m.: Children’s play area with medieval games for children aged 2 to 8. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

6 p.m.: Theatre. “A Dalt Vila jo m’enamorí”. Mariano Aguirre theatre company. Armoury of the Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

6 to 7 p.m.: Traditional-style show. Corbs de Sant Nofre accompanied by drummers (Sant Joan de Mallorca). Dance display. Areas 5, 6 and 7.

6 to 7 p.m.: Traditional-style show. Demonios de Sant Joan accompanied by shawm players (Sant Joan and the “Bartomeu Ensenyat” Music and Dance School of Majorca). Display. Areas 5, 6 and 7

6 to 9 p.m.: Exhibition. “Inside the walls. Castles and Fortifications in the Balearic Islands”. La Caixa Foundation. Town hall cloisters. Area 4

6 to 9:30 p.m.: Street Theatre and medieval fighting with the “Excalibur” Group. Areas 3, 4 and 5.

6 to 9 p.m.: Street Theatre with the “Ozo” Group. Areas 3, 4 and 5.

6 to 9:30 p.m.: “Dimitri” acrobatics group. Areas 2 and 4.

6:30 to 9 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Mountain Kids” Group. Areas 1 and 2.

6:30 to 9 p.m. The One Man Band. Areas 2 and 4.

6:30 to 9 p.m.: “Oksana Rodina” group of acrobats and tightrope walkers. Areas 1 and 2.

6:30 to 9 p.m.: “Nicolai” group of tightrope walkers and contortionists. Areas 5 and 6.

6:30 to 10:30 p.m.: Street Theatre with the “Tragaleguas” Group. Areas 6 and 7

7 to 9 p.m.: Street Theatre with the Foc i Fum group. Areas 1 and 2.

7 p.m.: Theatre. “El conde de Cabra y su venganza”. A free adaptation of the last act of “La venganza de Don Mendo” (“Don Mendo's revenge”)by Muñoz Seca. Eivissa’s Artes y Oficios Theatre Company. Performed in the Plaza de la Catedral. Area 7

7 to 9:30 p.m.: Arabic dance and music. Rachida Ararat and the Gnawa Elnida group. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3 and the nearby streets.

7 to 10 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Els Berros de la Cort” Group. Nearby streets.

8 p.m.: Concert given by Maria Lafitte, Míriam Encinas and Lautaro Rosas. Medieval music. “D’Amic e Amat”. Eivissa Cathedral. Area 7.

10 p.m.: Exceptional Dance Show. “Alt”. Deambulants Company from Girona. Dance show with actors hanging from the side wall of the Portal de Ses Taules. Area 1.

 

Sunday 14

10:30 a.m.: Traditional bell ringing from the 16th and 17th centuries at Eivissa Cathedral.

10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Exhibition. “Inside the walls. Castles and Fortifications in the Balearic Islands”. La Caixa Foundation. Town hall cloisters. Area 4

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Animal farm. Plaza de sa Font. Area 1.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Falconry display. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Children’s play area with medieval games for children aged 2 to 8. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Street Theatre and medieval fighting with the “Excalibur” Group. Areas 3, 4 and 5.

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.: The One Man Band. Areas 2 and 4.

12 noon: Concert by the “Ciutat d’Eivissa” music group. Performed in Plaza de la Constitución. Area 1

12 noon: Theatre. “A Dalt Vila jo m’enamorí”. Mariano Aguirre theatre company. Armoury of the Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3

12 noon to 1 p.m.: Street Theatre with the “Ozo” Group. All the nearby streets.

12 noon to 1:30 p.m.: Arabic dance and music. Rachida Ararat and the Gnawa Elnida group. Santa Llúcia bastion. Areas 3, 4 and 5.

12 noon to 1:30 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Els Berros de la Cort” Group. Areas 5, 6 and 7

12 noon to 2 p.m.: Street Theatre with the “Tragaleguas” Group. Areas 6 and 7

12:30 to 1:30 p.m.: Traditional-style show. Corbs de Sant Nofre accompanied by drummers (Sant Joan de Mallorca). Dance display. Areas 1, 2, 4 and 5.

12:30 to 1:30 p.m.: Traditional-style show. Demonios de Sant Joan accompanied by shawm players (Sant Joan and the “Bartomeu Ensenyat” Music and Dance School of Majorca). Display. Areas 5, 6 and 7.

12:30 to 2 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Mountain Kids” Group. All the nearby streets.

1 p.m.: “Dimitri” acrobatics group. Areas 2 and 4.

1:30 p.m.: “Oksana Rodina” group of acrobats and tightrope walkers. Areas 1 and 2.

1:30 p.m.: “Nicolai” group of tightrope walkers and contortionists. Areas 5 and 6.

5 p.m.: Traditional bell ringing from the 16th and 17th centuries at Eivissa Cathedral.

5 to 9 p.m.: Animal farm. Plaza de sa Font. Area 1.

5 to 9 p.m.: Falconry exhibition and display. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

5 to 9 p.m.: Children’s play area with medieval games for children aged 2 to 8. Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

6 p.m.: Theatre. “A Dalt Vila jo m’enamorí”. Mariano Aguirre theatre company. Armoury of the Santa Llúcia bastion. Area 3.

6 to 7 p.m.: Traditional-style show. Corbs de Sant Nofre accompanied by drummers (Sant Joan de Mallorca). Dance display. Areas 1, 2, 4 and 5.

6 to 7 p.m.: Traditional-style show. Demonios de Sant Joan accompanied by shawm players (Sant Joan and the “Bartomeu Ensenyat” Music and Dance School of Majorca). Display. Areas 5, 6 and 7.

6 to 9 p.m.: Exhibition. “Inside the walls. Castles and Fortifications in the Balearic Islands”. La Caixa Foundation. Town hall cloisters. Area 4.

6 to 9:30 p.m.: Street Theatre and medieval fighting with the “Excalibur” Group. Areas 3, 4 and 5.

6 to 9 p.m.: Street Theatre with the “Ozo” Group. Areas 2 and 4.

6 to 9:30 p.m.: “Dimitri” acrobatics group. All the nearby streets.

6:30 to 9 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Mountain Kids” Group. Areas 1 and 2.

6:30 to 9 p.m. The One Man Band. Areas 2 and 4.

6:30 to 9 p.m.: “Oksana Rodina” group of acrobats and tightrope walkers. Areas 1 and 2.

6:30 to 9 p.m.: “Nicolai” group of tightrope walkers and contortionists. Areas 5 and 6.

6:30 to 10:30 p.m.: Street Theatre with the “Tragaleguas” Group. Areas 6 and 7.

7 p.m.: Theatre. “El conde de Cabra y su venganza”. A free adaptation of the last act of “La venganza de Don Mendo”(“Don Mendo's revenge”)by Muñoz Seca. Eivissa’s Artes y Oficios Theatre Company. Performed in Plaza de la Catedral. Area 7.

7 to 9 p.m.: Street Theatre with the Foc i Fum group. Areas 1 and 2.

7 to 9:30 p.m.: Arabic dance and music. Rachida Ararat and the Gnawa Elnida group. Santa Llúcia bastion. Areas 3, 4 and 5.

7 to 10 p.m.: Music in the Street with the “Els Berros de la Cort” Group. Nearby streets.

8 p.m.: Concert given by Lina Tur Bonet and Philippe Grisvard. Early Baroque music. Church of Santo Domingo. Area 4.

10 p.m.: Exceptional Dance Show. “Alt”. Deambulants Company from Girona. Dance show with actors hanging from the side wall of the Portal de Ses Taules. Area 1.

 


AREAS

Area 1. Plaza de sa Font, Calle de Antoni Palau, Plaza de la Constitución, Rastrillo and Patio de Armas: Animal exhibition, workshops about traditional trades in Eivissa, crafts, food, fruit and vegetable market, and workshops. Information desk. Area where the shows are staged. Toilets.

Area 2. Calle de sa Carrossa: Crafts, workshops, food.

Area 3. Santa Llúcia bastion, Armoury and Ronda de Narcís Puget: Oriental, Arabic and Sephardic Market Tea tent. Crafts. Food. Children’s play area. Area where shows are staged. Toilets. Rest area.

Area 4. Calle del General Balanzat: Food. Medicinal herbs, crafts, workshops. Exhibition. Area where shows are staged.

Area 5. Plaza de España: Bars, crafts and workshops. Rest area.

Area 6. Calle Pere Tur, Calle Joan Roman, Calle Sant Ciriac and Calle Major: Crafts, workshops and food. Toilets.

Area 7. Plaza de la Catedral: Crafts, food and workshops. Falconry. Area where shows are staged.

 

MARKET OPENING HOURS

Friday, 12: from 5 to 10 p.m.
Saturday, 13 and Sunday, 14: from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 5 to 10 p.m.


OTHER ACTIVITIES

 

EXHIBITIONS

EIVISSA ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM
EXHIBITION OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL ARTEFACTS
FROM THE PUNIC ERA TO THE MEDIEVAL ERA
Area 7
Visits: Friday, 12: from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, 13: from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m.
Sunday, 14: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Free admission

PUNIC NECROPOLIS OF PUIG DES MOLINS
Burials from the Phoenician-Punic era
Visits: Friday, 12: from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, 13: from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m.
Sunday, 14: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Free admission


VISITS TO RELIGIOUS BUILDINGS

CHURCH OF SANTO DOMINGO
16th – 17th centuries
Open every day during the festival. Area 4

EIVISSA CATHEDRAL
14th – 18th centuries
Open every day during the festival. Area 7