Skylights 2015 recommended Mas Ombravella
Skylight is an intensive festival, from 6 hours, around the fire and light, which aims to become an annual event with strong popular participation spectacular high, so that, in addition to the cultural enjoyment for Olot Olot serve and fall tourist attraction in the city and region.
Our particular calendar leaves a void during the month of November you can fill with the celebration of St. Martin, sacralització Christian deu Mart, que s’associa a la matança del porc, the boom of the Indian summer of his name, home, and light (the rainbow) i per rise to foc, it could also be despaganització the myth of Prometheus, the hero who takes fire from the gods and given to humans.
Lluèrnia és una proposta de Pim Pam Pum Foc!, the group of devils and street performances Olot, acting as host and programmer of the festival, in this first edition, under the artistic direction of Pep Fargas and the production and support of the City of Olot by the Cultural Institute of the City of Olot / Olot Home Theater. The design of the festival wants to get along various actions that are spectacular for its concept and participatory in their implementation, convinced that this formula provides the general acceptance of the proposal, transforming spectators into actors.
Likewise, Skylight fits into the current trend of festive events around the fire and light, facilitated by technology developments and projections and·spectacular illuminations, and the conversion of fireworks legislation for reasons of safety spectacles. As references, even accepting differences format, could cite the "Lumieres taken from" held annually in Lyon (France), Festival of Light for the first time this year has joined the festivities of Santa Eulalia of Barcelona, The "Mapping Festival" Juniper (Switzerland)