From Lisbon

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Ideas for Lisbon

A total of 31 ideas for Lisbon has been submitted to the City Council under the programme LisBOAideia, which is part of the initiative Lisboa Participa, aimed at involving citizens in decisions regarding their city.
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Poetry Day dedicated to Cesariny

The World Poetry Day will be celebrated on March 25, from 2 pm to 7 pm, in Belém Cultural Centre (CCB, in the Portuguese acronym), Lisbon. There will be seve...
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Music and theatre on Youth Week

Music, dance, theatre, performing arts and sport events will take place around the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, under the Youth Week 2017, which will take place between March 24 and 31.
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Featuring a part of history

Tempo Depois do Tempo (Time After Time, in English) is an exhibition, taking place at Galeria Municipal Torreão Nascente da Cordoaria, until April 25, featuring more than 500 photographs by photojournalist Alfredo Cunha.
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True fairies at A Barraca

The children's play Fairies (Fadas, in Portuguese) is being staged at theatre A Barraca, in the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, every weekend until April 30.
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Percussion feast at Gulbenkian

The Percussion Festival will take place on Sunday, March 19, from 11 am, at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, marking the world premiere of young Portuguese composer Sara Carvalho for vibraphone solo and audience.
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Open call for diaries

The Portuguese non-profit association Arquivo dos Diários has launched the second edition of its annual competition Conta-nos E Conta Connosco (Tell us and you can count on us, in a free translation to English). The idea is to choose the best autobiographic memories.
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Former President Dilma holds talk in Lisbon

Former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will be giving a talk on Neoliberalism, Inequality, Democracy Under Attack today, March 15, at 6.30 pm, at Teatro da Trindade, in the Portuguese capital, Lisbon.
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UHF with maestro Cristiano Silva

The 39-year old Portuguese band UHF will be performing live with maestro Cristiano Silva on Saturday, March 18, 9.30 pm, at Campo Pequeno, in the Portuguese capital, Lisbon.
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MONSTRA is back this week

The Lisboa Animated Film Festival 2017, known as MONSTRA, will start on Thursday, March 16, and will last until March 26, in several cinemas of the Portuguese capital, Lisbon.