News: La Linea 2017 gets underway

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La Linea 2017 gets underway tonight with Julieta Venegas and Gizmo Varillas at Barbican. Since 2001, the festival has brought a generous touch of Iberian and Latin American rhythms and dances to London and this edition won’t be an exception.

Have a glimpse of what awaits you in the next 12 days and discover the festival’s protagonists with our video playlist.

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