teatro – bolhao

Teatro do Bolhão – Academia Contemporânea do Espectáculo (ACE)

Settled in Porto in 1990, the ACE (Academia Contemporânea do Espetáculo) is a synergetic theatrical space, anchored in a very reasonable technical and logistic infrastructure that supports, at the same time, an Arts School – the ACE Escola de Artes – and a Theatre Company – the ACE Teatro do Bolhão.


museu – Marionetas

Teatro de Marionetas do Porto

The Teatro de Marionetas do Porto (Porto Puppets Theatre), which was founded in 1988, aims to produce puppets shows. From the beginning it has strived to revive traditional style puppet theatre, like that of the Dom Roberto theatre. In 1992, the Teatro de Marionetas do Porto opened the Belmonte Theatre, dedicating it solely to house productions.


teatro – Coliseu do Porto

Coliseu do Porto

Opened in 1942, and after restoring and updating the equipment and infra-structure, the Coliseu do Porto has become the biggest theatre in the country and one of the best in Europe.


teatro – Rosa Mota

Rosa Mota Pavilion

The Pavilhão dos Desportos was previously called Pavilhão Rosa Mota in honour of the illustrious athlete from Porto.


teatro – São João

São João National Theatre

This classic building was constructed in 1910 on top of the ruins of the Real Theatre which burned down in 1908. With stylistic emblems representing pain, quality, hate and love.


Casa da Musica

Casa da Música

Building designed by the Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas, Casa da Música was inaugurated in 2005 and since then has become an icon of contemporary architecture, attracting visitors from many different parts of the world.