The festival offers an attractive combination. Performances of the finest classical texts by prestigious theatre companies combined with a visit to Caceres, whose old quarter is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The programme brings together theatre, music and dance from the Spain's Golden Age. There are stage performances of classic works by such authors as Lope de Vega, Calderón and Shakespeare, along with others spanning the 16th century to the present day. There are also free workshops, exhibitions and small performances.