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Welcome to El Sueño Existe! Croeso!

Bienvenido!

We are a group of people based around the town of Machynlleth situated in the Dyfi Valley of Mid Wales. The roots of our inspiration come from the life music and example of Victor Jara. This visionary musician and theatre director was part of the New Song movement in Salvador Allende’s Chile.

Following the success of the 3-day El Sueño Existe politics and arts festivals dedicated to Victor Jara which have been taking place in Machynlleth every two years since 2005, we are continuing to develop opportunities and ideas for cultural expression, social justice and human rights.

The last festival took place in Machynlleth, 28, 29 and 30 July 2017.

Click here to see photos by Kevin Hayes of Festival El Sueño Existe 2017

Click here to see a film by Malcolm Boorer of El Sueño Existe Festival 2017

Upcoming Events

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Sueño Festival Organising committee

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Thank you to our funders

We gratefully acknowledge generous funding from Unite the UnionVictorina Press and our anonymous donors. Diolch yn fawr iawn. Muchas gracias.

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