The Giratablas Theater is an alternative space, which since 1997 houses proposals from independent groups of various artistic styles, including shows from the Giratablas Theater group.
The theater distinguishes for its constant professional programming of innovative performances, from both experienced and new talents, especially in the field of theatrical art. Here are also developed activities related to dance, music, literature, visual art and video. It has a stage of 36 m² and capacity for 90 spectators. In Giratablas Theater you can enjoy contemporary classical and experimental plays, from both universal and Costa Rican authors. The short seasons of the groups allow the viewer to enjoy during the year a variety of proposals.
In these 15 years of uninterrupted programming at the Giratablas Theater, more than 1500 national and international artists and over 300 groups have presented. Giratablas Cultural Association is an alternative cultural space that provides to both the physical and human planes, different areas for the development of initiatives in the area of cultural management and stage production.
The Giratablas Theater encourages projects that emerge from civil society, not only for the benefit of a large group of artists, but also to support research, production and artistic training. The option to implement projects of social interest through its association is made possible thanks to the mode of working as a counterpart with organizations and institutions with shared objectives.
Functions for adults are regularly scheduled Friday and Saturday at 8 pm and Sundays at 6 pm. For the whole family and especially for the smallest ones, the Children’s Theater program is on Sundays at 11 am and 2 pm. The Giratablas Theater is located diagonal to KFC in Barrio La California.
Address: Diagonal to KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken), Barrio La California, district: Carmen, canton: San Jose, province: San Jose, Costa Rica. Zone postal code: 10101.
GPS Coordinates: 9.932014,-84.064844 (9°55’55.25″N, 84°03’53.44″W)