We have published some great artcles on thisisvalencia.com over the past few years, here's a small selection from our archives.
1984- NEW REVIEW
Lorin Maazel, the octogenarian director ended his five year tenure as musical director of Valencia's Opera House, the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia, conducting his own opera 1984. Based on George Orwell's bleak classic, the opera's first outing in COvent Garden had a less than enthusiastic reception. Miles Roddis and Tim Birch have a different point of view.
Tom Ottway is given food for thought as he experiences one of the highlights of VEO 2006, Valenica’s renowned annual mixed media art festival, Valencia Escena Obert.
A PAPAL VISIT TO VALENCIA
Who? Pope Benedict XVI
When? 7th and 8th of July 2006
Who was there? Thousands of families from all over the world
DAVID BECKHAM WORLD EXCLUSIVE!
Our friends 24/7VALENCIA Magazine's Owl gets close to football's golden balls in an exclusive one-to-one after a match. (Well, sort of...)
Luis Rubiales or "Rubi" to his teamates, finally knows what it is to experience football in La Primera at 27 years old and after undergoing various ups and downs in his career.
¿ET TÚ, ETO'O?
Alto Gringo has his dig at the fine imposed on the Barcelona player
AN AUDIENCE WITH ANDIE MCDOWELL
Andie Macdowell is Special Guest at Gala Opening of the film Festival, And holds a press conference at the Museo de la Ciudad
American singer-songwriter Josh Rouse has been garnering a growing reputation over the past seven years with his soulful, country-tinged music. He recently left his hometown of Nashville and settled in Valencia. 24/7 Valencia Magazine caught up with him...
Anita Darling has covered the International Music Festival at Benicassim for 4 years now. here you can read all the reports - don't forget, she'll be covering it again this year with Lolita
Keith Richards loses a friend but finds love in Valencia
Amusing and thought provoking, Gooru discusses life and books - READ ON
LIVE MUSIC REVIEWS
Bob Dylan, Brian Ferry and Roxy Music, Lenny Kravitz, The Rolling Stones, Elvis Costello and a growing list of stars
PALAU DE LES ARTS
The opening last October of the beautiful Opera House in the presence of Her Majesty the Reina Sofia.
Our own Anita darling has had a great column on this site for over four years, here is the best of that writing. Don't forget she has a great new page right here, with Lolita Devine