Highlights /4 events you can't miss in the next 4 weeks

All events / 24 current and upcoming events around the U.S. in the next 4 weeks

Alonso Berruguete: First Sculptor of Renaissance Spainin 27 days
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Alonso Berruguete: First Sculptor of Renaissance Spain

The National Gallery of Art hosts the first major exhibition held outside Spain to celebrate the expressive art of the most important sculptor active on the Iberian Peninsula during the first half of the 16th century, Alonso Berruguete.

Oct 13 – Feb 17, 2020

Diversifying the Classics: The Comedia Slamin 26 days
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

Diversifying the Classics: The Comedia Slam

Diversifying The Classics presents staged readings of comedia translations by Los Angeles theater companies, followed by discussions on interpretation, performance, and future directions for diversity in the theater.

Oct 12 – Oct 13, 2019

Noche Iberoamericana 2019in 24 days
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Noche Iberoamericana 2019

The Ibero-American Cultural Attachés Association (AACIA) presents the fifth edition of “Noche Iberoamericana,” a night of food, music, art, and more.

Oct 10, 2019

Perra de Nadie by Marta Carrascoin 24 days
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

Perra de Nadie by Marta Carrasco

Spanish performance artist Marta Carrasco returns to Latino Theater Company with her new performance, “Perra de Nadie.”

Oct 10 – Oct 20, 2019

Spotlight on Contemporary Spanish Theater: Women Dramatistsin 14 days
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Spotlight on Contemporary Spanish Theater: Women Dramatists

This new series presents works by contemporary Spanish female playwrights Paloma Pedrero, Laila Ripoll and Yolanda García.

Sep 30 – Nov 18, 2019

Abe Rábade Trío at the 62nd Monterey Jazz Festivalin 13 days
  • Music
  • Monterey

Abe Rábade Trío at the 62nd Monterey Jazz Festival

Spanish pianist and composer Abe Rábade will perform at this year’s edition of the Monterrey Jazz Festival.

Sep 29, 2019

Jaime Martín at Los Ángeles Chamber Orchestrain 12 days
  • Music
  • Los Angeles

Jaime Martín at Los Ángeles Chamber Orchestra

As part of the 2019-2020 orchestral series, the historic debut of Spanish music director Jaime Martín will take place at Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.

Sep 28 – Sep 29, 2019

Eurobeats Festival 2019in 11 days
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Eurobeats Festival 2019

The 2019 edition of the festival features 10 top European artists at the forefront of the electronic music scene from 10 different countries.

Sep 27 – Sep 28, 2019

Andrea González Caballero: Spanish guitarin 10 days
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Andrea González Caballero: Spanish guitar

Acclaimed Spanish guitarist Andrea Gonzalez Caballero presents an evening of classical guitar music featuring some of Spain’s best-known composers.

Sep 26, 2019

SIP FilmFest 2019in 10 days
  • Film
  • Charlottesville, VA

SIP FilmFest 2019

Three Spanish films participate in third annual SIP FilmFest, whose theme this year is “visual narratives of diversity, displacement, and inclusion from the Mediterranean and Latin America.”

Sep 26 – Sep 27, 2019

Flamenco Arts Festival 2019in 10 days
  • Performing arts
  • Santa Barbara

Flamenco Arts Festival 2019

The Flamenco Arts Festival brings to Santa Barbara world-class artists from Spain who are in residency for four days and who perform, teach, lecture, interact with participants, and represent Spain.

Sep 26 – Sep 29, 2019

Cristina Pato at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Centerin 10 days
  • Music
  • New York

Cristina Pato at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center

Noted Galician bagpiper, musician, writer, producer and educator Cristina Pato organizes and hosts a series of free public events throughout the fall at NYU’s KJCC.

Sep 26 – Dec 5, 2019

La Terraza: David de la Mano & Ritmos Rarosin 7 days
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

La Terraza: David de la Mano & Ritmos Raros

Located at the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, a D.C. historic architectural landmark, La Terraza is a new conceptual space to celebrate Spanish culture with a mix of activities.

Sep 23, 2019

2019 DC Short International Film Festivalin 4 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2019 DC Short International Film Festival

The festival heads into its 16th year featuring the best short films from more than 30 countries, including 7 shorts from Spain.

Sep 20 – Sep 26, 2019

Notes For A Heist Film at the 2019 Latin American Film Festivalclosing soon
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Notes For A Heist Film at the 2019 Latin American Film Festival

The AFI Latin American Film Festival celebrates Ibero-American cultural connections with the inclusion of films from Spain and Portugal.

Sep 15 – Sep 19, 2019

El Greco, Goya, and a Taste for Spain: Highlights from The Bowes Museumnow
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

El Greco, Goya, and a Taste for Spain: Highlights from The Bowes Museum

This exhibition explores painting techniques from the early sixteenth to late eighteenth centuries while also taking a closer look at John and Joséphine Bowes’s role in the history of the collection and display of Spanish art outside of Spain.

Sep 15 – Jan 12, 2020

La Vida es Sueño (Life is a Dream)now
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

La Vida es Sueño (Life is a Dream)

One of the essential works of Spanish Golden Age theater, this timeless play explores free will, fate, and tyranny.

Sep 12 – Oct 13, 2019

The second home serpentine pavilion by SelgasCanonow
  • Architecture
  • Los Angeles

The second home serpentine pavilion by SelgasCano

Spanish architects Lucia Cano and Jose Selgas of Selgascano designed the 15th edition of the Serpentine Pavilion, which is now on show at La Brea Tar Pits.

Jun 28 – Nov 24, 2019

Illusion by Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger at Flutter Experiencenow
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Illusion by Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger at Flutter Experience

Flutter, a long-term, cross-disciplinary exhibition held within a repurposed 1920s art deco building in Los Angeles features an Immersive Interactive Cinematic Art Installation created by Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger.

Jun 1 – Dec 1, 2019

Fair Water: A Right of Allnow
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: A Right of All

This new program is dedicated to the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, sustainability and diplomacy in the arts, and will include a series of events running from May to September.

May 16 – Sep 27, 2019