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Beginners (A): Find Las Meninas by Diego Velázquez. The little princess, Margarita, stands in the middle of the painting. The two teen-agers, on either side, are her ladies-in-waiting. You work for a film studio and are casting for a film where the people and the stories in the paintings come alive. What actors will play the roles of the princess and the ladies-in-waiting? Find the right actors. Give the names of real actors and explain your choices.
Intermediate (B): Find Goya´s, La familia de Carlos IV. You are casting only three or four figures. Who are they? Explain how they are related. Is their relationship important for the casting decision?...
Give advice. Your friend wants to study Spanish and learn how to dance the tango. Where should she go? What city? What country? Can you find both city and country maps? Give her some ideas of possibilities, prices, anything useful.
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High and low cultural topics are covered. Don Quijote and Las Meninas, El Prado and the Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, the sardana and Venezuela´s youth orchestras. We include photography, pre-hispanic masks and Carnival costumes. Not only Frida Kahlo, but also María Félix, Lola Flores, Mercedes Sosa and Celia Cruz.
10 Composition topics / 3 levels of difficulty plus a 4th topic called ´In my country´.
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Topics: travel and tourism, sports, arts, science and nature, daily life and festivals, history and geography.