Bertsolaritza takes a hit in 2020, with 700 shows less

Dec 21, 2020

Compared to previous year’s figures, six out of ten bertso performances have not been carried out and that means an economic loss of around 735,000 euros. The association Bertsozale Elkartea wants to highlight the work of the bertso-eskolas and local event planners for their support in such a difficult year.

Hitzetik Hortzera, bertsolarism on television

Sep 03, 2020

The veteran TV show will come back on the 12th of September to the first channel of the Basque Public Television, ETB.

This is

Sep 30, 2019

The new website gathers helpful material for the activity at bertso-schools. In addition, it wants to support the communication among these groups.

Two heads from now on

Jul 03, 2019

Idoia Trenor Zulaika and Jon Agirresarobe Lopetegi are the new general coordinators of the association Bertsozale Elkartea.

"What is bertsolaritza?, on the web

Dec 05, 2018

The documentary film has been released in San Sebastian-Donostia with the aim of providing a tool that we hope bertsolaris, academics and other agents working around the world will find useful.

Do you know the Xenpelar Documentation Centre?

Oct 16, 2018

An audiovisual in four languages allows us to discover the work done in the centre.

International improvisators tour, from the 9th to the 14th of October

Sep 18, 2018

The tour "Nazioarteko Inprobisatzaileen Bira" will visit Pamplona, Erandio, Hernani, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Baiona and Donostia-San Sebastian. Cuban and Argentinian improvisators Tomasita Quiala and Araceli Argüello will perform on stage along with the bertsolaris Amets Arzallus, Jone Uria, Julio Soto, Maialen Lujanbio and Xabi Igoa.

The association is committed to a collegiate presidency model

Mar 10, 2018

Arrate Illaro, Beñat Gaztelumendi, Eneritz Zabaleta, Igor Elortza, Josu Goikoetxea, Maialen Lujanbio, Miren Artetxe and Xabi Igoa will be, from now on, the members of the group who will continue the work carried out to date by the President Iñaki Murua and the Secretary Xabier Gaztelumendi. This group will join the current Board of Directors of Euskal Herriko Bertsozale Elkartea.

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