The Alentejo entertainment

Theatre in Portalegre

Centro de Artes do Espectáculo de Portalegre

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.
Cinema in Beja

Pax Julia Teatro Municipal

This cinema and theatre hosts regular concerts, dance performances and film screenings. A program guide is available at the theatre’s box office.
Live Performance in Évora

Aréna d’Évora

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.
Arts Centre in Évora

Sociedade Harmonia Eborense

For theatre, film, concerts and art expositions, stop in at the imaginative cultural centre Sociedade Harmonia Eborense to see what’s on.
Classical Music in Vila Viçosa

Paço Ducal

Classical concerts are held in the chapel of the Paço Ducal on the last Friday of the month at 9pm year-round.