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Built to receive and distribute the water from the Águas Livres aqueduct, this reservoir was built in 1834. An essential component of the urban water supply, this reservoir was conceived of by the Hungarian architect Carlos Mardel. The structure sits elevated in relation to the roads that circumnavigate it. The reservoir is seven meters deep with a capacity of about 5500 cubic meters (1,452,946 gallons). This space is now used as a venue for various cultural events, such as expositions, concerts, and theatrical performances.
BES Arte & Finança is a versatile event space situated in the financial district of Lisbon. It began as a social initiative, undertaken by the Banco Espírito Santo group. The venue has grown into becoming one of the most promising art spaces of the city. Quite literally, BES Arte & Finança is a place where art meets finance. Photography collections are exhibited in the gallery. A variety live cultural events and business events are also held here. Call ahead for more information.
The Bairro Alto theater features live performances by young theater companies, and has started drawing huge crowds of theater lovers in Lisbon. The performances promote interaction between the actors and the audience, making for an interesting and engaging show.
The S. Jorge movie theater is one of the oldest movie theaters in Lisbon. However, comfort and technology have not been sacrificed, as the theater provides all modern comforts and conveniences. The three rooms are within a building that was constructed according to classical architecture. And all of the rooms are sufficiently ample so that the spectator can take advantage of all the quality that modern cinema provides.
Throwing its doors open to the public for the first time on July 1st 1922, Maria Vitória Theater was one of the first theaters in Lisbon. Over the decades, every creative person be it a choreographer, designer, dancer, musician, collaborator, composer or author, has been welcomed here. The tradition continues till date as some of the finest productions continue to be performed on this magnificent stage. Check website for details on these.
One of the most beautiful and singular theaters Lisbon, the Tivoli was built in the beginning of the second decade of the 20th century. The outside façade presents the remarkable characteristics of the neoclassical style, and the whole building perfectly embraces all the surrounding quarters and neighborhood. It was first established not only to be a movie theater, but also to promote and display other performing arts, such as theater or ballet. To this day, movies and also music concerts take place during most time of the year.
The Lusomundo Amoreiras cinema is a part of life for anyone living in the city, and is well worth visiting. Located in a shopping area, well known in the Portuguese capital, it shows the biggest blockbusters. The screening rooms have been renovated, allowing for a more comfortable experience. By visiting these cinemas you will also enjoy the benefits of all the modern technology available.
Maxime used to be a luxury cabaret, with clients from upper-class Portuguese families to the King of Spain. Later on, it became an underground brothel, but in 2006 it was revamped and turned into a bar and concert venue with a regular program. It has maintained the style and decor that made it famous.
The Saldanha Residence cinemas belong to the cultural history of Lisbon. Located in a building boasting modern and bold architecture, it is part of a shopping center where one will find expensive shops. Also on hand are several cafeterias. The Saldanha Residence is an inviting spot for those who like to comfortably watch a film.
Located in the center of the city, on the way to Marquês de Pombal, the Villaret theater room has a tradition of excellence in Lisbon's cultural circles. The plays that are shown usually have great success among audiences. The room is inviting and each seat has a perfect view of the show.
Estrela Hall is a venue that was dedicated by the Lisbon Players. The Lisbon Players, founded in 1947, is a theatrical group open to everyone interested in drama and related activities. All of the shows at Estrela Hall are in English.
O Século (The Centtury ) is a dynamic cultural center that plays host to a wide range of activities and events throughout the year. Witness a range of mystifying music events, live concerts and shows among other things. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events and exact show times.