Under the program Animate a Summer 2018, the municipality of Odemira receives for the second consecutive year the Festival E.S.T.A.R – Encounters of Theater and Street Animations.
On August 20th and 21st, the E.S.T.A.R Festival will be in Vila Nova de Milfontes to present four shows.
Festival of theater and street animations covers various artistic areas puppet theater, storytelling, anda theater, object theater, clown and juggling, itinerant animations, among others.
The scheduled activities for Vila Nova de Milfontes will begin on August 20 at Forte de São Clemente, at 10 pm, with the show “The Worst Storyteller in the World”, by Rodolfo Castro, followed by 11 pm “ The Intrepid Silva ”with José Ramos. On August 21st São Clemente Fort will be the stage for two more shows, performance is scheduled for 22h00 with a musical performance by Jorge Rocha, followed by 23h00 the presentation “La Kermesse”, by Ale Risório.
E.S.T.A.R is an entirely free cultural event that seeks unique public spaces to promote various theater shows and other street animations. Articulated with the routines of tourists and inhabitants, the shows seek to intersect and provide moments of spontaneous entertainment in the public space.
The E.S.T.A.R Festival is promoted by Mãozorra Cultural Association in collaboration with the Municipalities of Aljezur, Odemira, Odeceixe Parish Council and with the partnership of the Algarve Tourism Region, as well as supporting the dissemination of Antena 1.