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Scene from Double Take Theatre's production of "Dealing with Clair" at Sala Fenix, June 2019. Photo courtesy of Double Take Theatre.

Lucas Cavazos reviews Double Take Theatre's production of "Dealing with Claire" Read more

Previews and reviews

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"Jo ja he votat" button, 2011. Photo by Sebastià Beinn (Wikimedia).

A look at the results of the May 26th local elections in Barcelona. Read more

LIVING

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Barcelona English Choir. Photo by Samuel Navarrete.

Drawn to the educational and therapeutic side of music, Ed Aldcroft founded the Barcelona English Choir; at 220 voices strong this diverse international group performs two concerts annually for charity. Read more

Culture

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Victor Horcasitas and Héctor Cols talk about the participation of expats in upcoming local and European elections Read more

LIVING

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European Parliament. Photo by Tristan Mimet (Pixabay).

Elections to the European Parliament take place in Spain on Sunday, May 26. Here’s a summary of what you need to know about what is set to be the most important EU vote in decades. Read more

LIVING

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Photo by Jordi Play, courtesy of Convergència Democràtica de Catalunya, 2012. (Wikimedia).

Get to know the people opting in to govern the city for the next four years. Read more

LIVING

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Congreso de los Diputados (Pixabay).

Following some part-predictable, part-surprising results in Spain’s 2019 general elections, we take a look at the winners, the losers and what it all means for the future of governance in Spain. Read more

LIVING

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Hunter Modica.

Hunter Modica, New Mexico USA, Helping humans and AI work better together at Cien, Inc. Read more

Business & Working

The British Benevolent Fund is reaching out to the British expat community to let everyone know that help is available and that though they may feel destitute, they are not alone. Read more

Community

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Liz Castro. Photo by Diana Delgado Pineda.

Liz Castro’s new project Aixeta aims to get funds flowing to local artists and creators. Read more

Community

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Andrew Funk

Andrew Funk believes that talent can change our lives. His organization Homeless Entrepreneur is committed to giving a voice to every homeless person who wants to tell their story. Read more

Business & Working

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Photo by Lassewillken (Wikimedia).

We try to make sense of what on earth has been going on across the English channel, and recap the legal developments that will affect Brits living in Spain. Read more

LIVING

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Kate Williams.

Kate arrived in Barcelona in 2003 on a break from her career as an auctioneer. She fell in love with the city–and weather–and stayed. Read more

Business & Working

Subscription condom service Eslapolla opens the dialogue about sex and sexuality to reduce the increasing rates of STIs in Spain. Read more

Health

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Photo courtesy of Barcelona Chamber of Commerce (Flickr).

Ramon Masià, expat candidate for the Chamber of Barcelona Read more

Business & Working

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Jocular Theatre

Now through February 17, 2019 at Teatre Almeria. Read more

Previews and reviews

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Photo courtesy of Emma Ruiz.

Emma Ruiz, Spain, Gestalt Therapist, COO and Co-founder at Silum, Trainer Read more

Business & Working

A day in the life: Spencer Hall

Photo by Diana Delgado Pineda.

Spencer Hall arrived in Barcelona three years ago. Inspired by the city’s architecture, installations and more, he has since been getting in touch with his creative side and is now creating eclectic tables from extraordinary objects in his workshop. Read more

Business & Working

A day in the life: Ian Gibbs

Photo courtesy of Ian Gibbs.

53-year-old Ian Gibbs came from Sheffield to Barcelona in 1990 as an English teacher. He’s now an author, speaker, coach and owner of IPA Productions, an educational theater company. Gibbs lives in Collserola and works in La Teixonera. Read more

Business & Working

  • A day in the life: Jessica Craig

    Photo by Jason Keith.

    A day in the life: Jessica Craig