La Poblacion

The story of a shanty town – in song  An international line-up of musicians celebrated Victor Jara’s groundbreaking album, La Población – ‘The Neighbourhood’ – at the zoom event hosted by the El Sueño Existe festival. Artists as diverse as Chilean singer and songwriter Alejandro Reyes, who was a musical collaborator with Victor in the group Cuncumen, and…

Festival 2022 – DATES confirmed!

(Pandemic notwithstanding – assuming it is fine to party) we are delighted to announce that we have confirmed the weekend of 5th /6th /7th  August 2022 for a three day summer festival, at Y Plas, Machynlleth, SY20 8ER Main country theme : El Salvador  (already twice postponed) There will be camping close to the festival…

Jeremy Corbyn’s video message

We are delighted to have received the following video message in support of El Sueño Existe, from our greatest supporter,  Jeremy Corbyn.

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Alborada Films Documentary Santiago Rising. Online Premiere Thursday 14 January: Come and joining us later for the online premiere of Santiago Rising and post screening Q&A with the film’s director Nick MacWilliam. Everyone that has purchased a ticket will be emailed access codes needed to watch the film and access the Q&A by 4pm GMT…

August 2020 – Festival moves online

The festival committee are disappointed but excited to announce that we will be moving online for the very best in all things Sueño this August – celebrating  Victor Jara and his legacy – from a safe physical distancing. SO there will be a mixture of live streamed music from El Sueño Existe regulars, short videos,…