TOTN detailed agenda means you can plan a full and fun time, whether you're visiting for two weeks or living here all year round. Don't miss out on anything!
Following the success of our first ever Wine & Cheese evening, we are celebrating Christmas in the same style on December 14th. Join us for some lovely wine and a mince pie and get into the Christmas spirit with the team at Talk of the North. Thanks go to Blevins Franks for making this possible!
Asesinato en el Orient Express: A lavish trip through Europe quickly unfolds into a race against time to solve a murder aboard a train. When an avalanche stops the Orient Express dead in its tracks, the world's greatest detective -- Hercule Poirot -- arrives to interrogate all passengers and search for clues before the killer can strike again. At the Auditori d'Alcudia, in Spanish. €5
Disaster strikes when a curator hires a public relations team to build some buzz for his renowned Swedish museum. A poignant satirical drama reflecting our times - about the sense of community, moral courage and the affluent person's need for egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world. Swedish film in English, Swedish and Danish. 8.30pm at the Club Pollensa
At the Auditori d'Alcudia. Entry by invitation
at the Esglesia del Convent
Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colourful Land of the Dead. After meeting a charming trickster named Hector, the two new friends embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history. In Spanish at the Auditori d'Alcudia, €5
Children’s Theatre, Jungle Book for children aged 4+. 11.30am at the Club Pollensa
New Year’s Eve Parties in Towns across the north. Head to the main square for grapes and cava and live music to countdown to the new year. In Acludia head to the Townhall for 11.30 and head onto the Plaza Constitucio for live music.
A 2017 French drama film directed by Cédric Klapisch, starring Pio Marmaï, Ana Girardot and François Civil. Three siblings from Burgundy have to find a way to reconnect with one another when their father falls ill and they decide to return to Burgundy to run the vineyard. 8.30pm at the Club Pollensa In original version (French) with Spanish subtitles
Alcudia: Theatre, Safari, The protagonists of Safari, Pinyot and Carabassot, have moved to the savannah after receiving the news of the mysterious disappearance of the lion. During their investigation they meet with the giraffe, the monkey, the elephant, the crocodile ... and in the heat of adventure, they find the lion, without forces and without being able to roar. Why do animals bother the lion? What will it take for the king of the savannah to become valued? At the Auditori d’Alcudia, 6pm, €6
In Santa Ponça (c/. Riu Sil, near the post office), the International Dept. of Calvia Town Hall will, once again, be organising our Xmas Fair. From 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. enjoy the Xmas Market, with stalls selling everything you can possibly imagine! Also food & drink, FREE kiddies’ attractions, etc., not forgetting our guest of honour... Santa Claus, who'll be collecting the kiddies' letters. Also “the big stage” with live entertainment, throughout the day. An unforgettable day for all the family!
A festive fun late afternoon & early evening for both adults and children in the centre of Palma opposite the Auditorium with Baleares International College Choir, Lycee Francais School Choir and five more Children's Artists as well as
· Children's Cinema
· Bouncy Castle
· Father Christmas
· Charity Stalls
· Food & Bar
Carol Tickets: €5 (includes 1 Candle and 1 Mulled Wine.)
The Carols for Candlight is an annual fundraiser by Fundacion JoyRon with The Boathouse Restaurant to aid Children in Need within the Balearics. All Proceeds go 100% to the kids in need.
Tickets in advance available at The Boathouse or here: https://www.joyronfoundation.org/christmas-2017
Pollensa: Cinema, The Big Sick, Kumail is a Pakistani comic who meets an American graduate student named Emily at one of his stand-up shows. As their relationship blossoms, he soon becomes worried about what his traditional Muslim parents will think of her. When Emily suddenly comes down with an illness that leaves her in a coma, Kumail finds himself developing a bond with her deeply concerned mother and father. Amazing reviews – 98% on Rotten Tomatoes! At the Club Pollensa, 8.30pm, €4/6