Milnotes Teatre is a musical theater company founded in 2001 by the actor and director Joan Garrido.
The beginnings of the company go back to the production Do, Re, Mi, Els Pastorets (typical Catalan nativity plays); first musical ‘Pastorets’ with unpublished composition based on literary work about birth and adoration of the child Jesus by Josep Maria Folch i Torres.
In 2008, Milnotes Teatre disembarked by the ‘Teatre Auditori de Granollers’ with the play Els Pirates, the operetta by Gilbert&Sullivan. It followed the performances/plays La corte de Faraón premiered at ‘Teatre Victòria’ in Barcelona, La del manojo de rosas and Katiuska. With these plays Milnotes Teatre met with great acknowledgment in Catalonia in ‘zarzuelistic’ musical genre.
The Milnotes Theater School was founded in 2014 in Granollers and it has become a reference in performing arts training in the city. In 2020 the Project ‘Welcome to Milnotes Show’, a high quality small-format shows, was launched in the main room.
Milnotes Teatre offers activities and trainings for shools and hospitals. It organizes Three Kings Processions and is focused on the creation of interactive and dramatised Scream Parks. Specially, Jacqueline File (2018 and 2019) was a finalist in the Haunted House Horror Awards.
The Milnotes tailoring was opened in 2020. It is a warehouse with more than 4.000 costumes for rental. It contains gala dresses, theater costumes for shows, fairs and other events, modernist and medieval style costumes, Three Kings dresses and many other topics for every party or different performances.
Nowadays the company is on tour with various productions.