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Teatro Politeama

Rua das Portas de Santo Antao 109, Lisbon 1150-266, Portugal
+351 21 340 5700
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Very very moving

Go if you love Fado If you want a wonderful musical If you want to see an animated audience of... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Nonie20
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Jerusalem, Israel
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Amália musical by Filipe La Féria was fantastic!

What an honour to experience this musical about the life of Fado singer Amália!!! Amazing... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Marilyn R
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Rua das Portas de Santo Antao 109, Lisbon 1150-266, Portugal
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Go if you love Fado If you want a wonderful musical If you want to see an animated audience of locals singing clapping and applauding. That itself is a moving experience. A little hot inside so take a fan... Dont miss it Enjoy!!!

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

What an honour to experience this musical about the life of Fado singer Amália!!! Amazing performances by 3 people representing her stages of life from childhood and her later years! Wow!! Thanks so much for sharing your incredible talent!!

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

We happened by chance to come across the very intimate theater and watched a performance of Amalia. Everything was incredible! The singers, the stage, the orchestration....exceptional! Don't waste time seeing a Fado show...this is so much better. It is sung/spoken in Portuguese but there some...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

I fell in love with Fado my first of 3 trips to Lisbon. Amalia is the queen of Fado. The story of her life at Teatro Politeama was a highlight of my 2017 trip. The performers were wonderful. The young singer who played a young...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

I do not speak nor understand Portuguese, but "Amália - O Musical" is a show that needs no interpretations (though there is a limited English translation projected above the stage). The performance is an excellent showcase for the exceptional talent that was Amália Rodrigues, the...More

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name). Its offer is vast: restaurants and cafes in
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