Overlooking Praça da República is Portalegre’s major performance space, hosting fado singers, rock, jazz and acoustic groups, as well as dance and theatre. Ask at the tourist office for current shows.
This cinema and theatre hosts regular concerts, dance performances and film screenings. A program guide is available at the theatre’s box office.
For theatre, film, concerts and art expositions, stop in at the imaginative cultural centre Sociedade Harmonia Eborense to see what’s on.
Classical concerts are held in the chapel of the Paço Ducal on the last Friday of the month at 9pm year-round.
Just outside the old city walls, this large arena hosts big-name fado concerts, motocross, bullfighting and other events. It lies near the jardim público.