Top Choice Flamenco in La Latina & Lavapiés

Casa Patas

One of the top flamenco stages in Madrid, this tablao (choreographed flamenco show) always offers flawless quality that serves as a good introduction to the art. It’s not the friendliest place in town, especially if…
Top Choice Flamenco in La Latina & Lavapiés

Corral de la Morería

This is one of the most prestigious flamenco stages in Madrid, with 50 years of experience as a leading venue and top performers most nights. The stage area has a rustic feel, and tables are pushed up close. Set men…
Jazz in La Latina & Lavapiés

El Despertar

El Despertar is all about jazz down to its roots. Everything about this place harks back to the 1920s, with a commitment to old-style jazz and decor to match its days as a meeting point for the intelligentsia of the…
Theatre in La Latina & Lavapiés

Teatro Valle-Inclán

The stunning refurbishment of this theatre has brought new life (and quality plays) to this once run-down corner of Lavapiés. Located on the southern end of the Plaza de Lavapiés, it is now the headquarters for the …
Live Music in La Latina & Lavapiés


ContraClub is a crossover live music venue and nightclub, with an eclectic mix of live music (pop, rock, indie, singer-songwriter, blues etc). After the live acts (from 10pm), resident DJs serve up equally diverse b…
Theatre in La Latina & Lavapiés

La Escalera de Jacob

As much a cocktail bar as a live music venue or theatre, ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ is one of Madrid’s most original stages. Magicians, storytellers, live jazz, children’s theatre and more are part of the mix. This alternativ…
Live Music in La Latina & Lavapiés

El Rincón del Arte Nuevo

With nearly 40 years in the business, this small venue knows what its punters like and serves up a nightly feast of singer-songwriters, blues, rock and '70s, '80s and '90s tunes for an appreciative crowd. Acts here …
Live Music in La Latina & Lavapiés

Marula Café

The music here is all about funk, soul, jazz, the American South, Afrobeat and even a little hip hop. It’s a club with attitude and always has a great rhythm. Concerts at 11.30pm, DJs until sunrise. It can be a litt…
Live Music in La Latina & Lavapiés

Sala Juglar

One of the hottest spots in Lavapiés, this great venue hosts a largely bohemian crowd who come from all over the city for a fine roster leavened with flamenco (8pm Wednesday), rock and fusion. After the live acts le…
Theatre in La Latina & Lavapiés

Teatro Pavón

The home of the National Classical Theatre Company, this theatre has a regular calendar of classical shows by Spanish and European playwrights.