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All events / 19 current and upcoming events around the U.S. in the next 8 weeks

Spanish Cinema Now+in 41 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Spanish Cinema Now+

The first edition of Spanish Cinema Now+ includes four movies nominated for a Goya, the most important national annual film award, in the category of best new director, showing the new values of Spanish cinema.

Feb 28 – May 29, 2019

A Choral Symphony: Haleviin 37 days
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

A Choral Symphony: Halevi

American University performs the North American premiere of Arnold Saltzman’s “Choral Symphony: Halevi”

Feb 24, 2019

2019 Architecture & Design Film Festival: D.C.in 35 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2019 Architecture & Design Film Festival: D.C.

Two Spanish films premiere at the second edition of ADFF: “Mies on Scene. Barcelona in Two Acts” by Xavi Campreciós and Pep Martín, and “Renzo Piano: The Architect of Life” by Carlos Saura.

Feb 22 – Feb 24, 2019

Farruquito at Strathmore Music Centerin 34 days
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Farruquito at Strathmore Music Center

World-renowned Flamenco dancer Farruquito brings to the U.S. audiences his theatrical flair and fusion of guitar, singing, and dance.

Feb 21, 2019

14th annual Bay Area Flamenco Festivalin 14 days
  • Performing arts
  • San Francisco

14th annual Bay Area Flamenco Festival

The 14th annual Bay Area Flamenco Festival presents a thrilling lineup of performances by some of Spain’s top musicians and dancers, including Juana Amaya and Nazaret Reyes.

Feb 1 – Feb 3, 2019

Pescador by Silencio Blanco at Chicago International Puppet Theater Festivalin 7 days
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

Pescador by Silencio Blanco at Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival

Silencio Blanco returns to the Chicago Puppet Fest to present “Pescador,” a series of quiet portraits of people at sea.

Jan 25 – Jan 26, 2019

Passion and Fire: The Music of Spainsold out
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Passion and Fire: The Music of Spain

Pan American Symphony Orchestra brings an evening of music, songs, and flamenco dance to the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

Jan 20, 2019

Experience Spaintomorrow
  • Heritage
  • Phoenix

Experience Spain

Experience Spain brings together the country’s diverse cultural and musical traditions with interactive workshops, music and dance performances, cultural talks, and more.

Jan 19 – Jan 20, 2019

Art. Galicia. Sustainability. Miami. History by Kike Orteganow
  • Visual arts
  • Miami

Art. Galicia. Sustainability. Miami. History by Kike Ortega

Spanish artist Kike Ortega showcases an exclusive selection of works in Miami using recycled materials.

Jan 17 – Feb 17, 2019

Life & Nothing More at 2018 Filming Americaclosing soon
  • Film
  • Houston

Life & Nothing More at 2018 Filming America

Filming America features a series of films and documentaries showing distinctive perspectives of contemporary American life, including “Life & Nothing More,” a coming-of-age drama that follows a teen boy yearning to find purpose in life.

Dec 22 – Jan 21, 2019

CISLANDERUSnow
  • Heritage
  • New Orleans

CISLANDERUS

This exhibition focuses on the legacy of the descendants of Canary Islanders in Lousiana, a unique Spanish community in the United States.

Dec 20 – Jun 2, 2019

Magritte and Dalínow
  • Visual arts
  • St. Petersburg

Magritte and Dalí

“Magritte & Dali” is a first-of-its-kind exhibition dedicated to the world’s two most celebrated surrealists, Rene Magritte and Salvador Dali.

Dec 15 – May 19, 2019

Cinderellaclosing soon
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

Cinderella

This classic fairytale comes to life musically at Lyric Opera of Chicago in a playful storybook production.

Dec 1 – Jan 20, 2019

Visions of the Hispanic World: Treasures from the Hispanic Society Museum & Librarynow
  • Visual arts
  • Albuquerque

Visions of the Hispanic World: Treasures from the Hispanic Society Museum & Library

The exhibition tells a rich story of cultures settling in Spain and bringing the best and most innovative elements of their heritage to the Iberian Peninsula and the Spanish colonies.

Nov 10 – Mar 31, 2019

I don’t know why the caged bird sings… by José Carlos Casadonow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

I don’t know why the caged bird sings… by José Carlos Casado

José Carlos Casado’s new public art interactive sculpture will be installed at Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem for a year.

Oct 12 – Oct 12, 2019

La bohème at Lyric Opera of Chicagonow
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

La bohème at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Giacomo Puccini’s masterpiece, a timeless story of love and loss between young lovers Mimì and Rodolfo.

Oct 6 – Jan 25, 2019

Unfinishednow
  • Architecture
  • New York

Unfinished

The exhibition takes a a look at unfinished architecture in order to discover virtues that can be turned into design strategies.

Oct 4 – Feb 8, 2019

Jorge Palacios at The Noguchi Museumclosing soon
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Jorge Palacios at The Noguchi Museum

The Noguchi Museum presents the abstract work of the sculptor Jorge Palacios, the first Spanish to exhibit at the Museum.

Sep 26 – Jan 20, 2019

Designing America: Spain's Imprint in the U.S.now
  • Heritage
  • San Antonio

Designing America: Spain's Imprint in the U.S.

“Designing America” presents the decisive contribution of Spain to the construction and planning of the territory, the landscape and the U.S. cities, from the first settlements until today.

Jun 18 – Jun 20, 2019