Events taking place on September 27, 2013

Events 1–16 of 18

'Landscape with Yellow Birds'
  • Literature
  • New York

'Landscape with Yellow Birds'

Reading and discussion of José Ángel Valente’s renowned poetry, recently translated to English by Thomas Christensen.

Sep 27, 2013

'Euro Night 2013'
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

'Euro Night 2013'

Enjoy live music while taking a cultural tour around Europe, feasting on national dishes and discovering European traditions.

Sep 27, 2013

'For & About: Art & Reactions to Superstorm Sandy'
  • Visual arts
  • New York

'For & About: Art & Reactions to Superstorm Sandy'

A new group exhibition featuring artwork by 14 Brooklyn-based artists commemorating the 1st anniversary of Sandy.

Sep 27 – Feb 14, 2014

'Map of the World'
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

'Map of the World'

Folger Consort, an early music ensemble in residence at the Folger Shakespeare Library, presents dances, history’s first song cycle, and a mass.

Sep 27 – Sep 29, 2013

Henry VIII / Enrique VIII
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

Henry VIII / Enrique VIII

Four hundred years after the original production of “Henry VIII,” Rakatá brings to stage an exciting and award winning adaptation of the classic play.

Sep 26 – Sep 29, 2013

Festival Flamenco Gitano 2013
  • Performing arts
  • San Francisco

Festival Flamenco Gitano 2013

The Festival presents some of the most important figures in the history of flamenco as well as prodigies from today’s generation of artists.

Sep 21 – Oct 6, 2013

Different Kinds of Water Pouring into a Swimming Pool
  • Architecture
  • Los Angeles

Different Kinds of Water Pouring into a Swimming Pool

Andrés Jaque and Office for Political Innovation explores the potential of post-foundational politics and symmetrical approaches to the sociology of technology to rethink architectural practices.

Sep 21 – Nov 24, 2013

AFI Latin American Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

AFI Latin American Film Festival

Now in its 24th year, the AFI Latin American Film Festival showcases the best filmmaking from Latin America and, with the inclusion of films from Spain and Portugal, celebrates Ibero-American cultural connections.

Sep 19 – Oct 9, 2013

2013 DC Shorts Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2013 DC Shorts Film Festival

Ten Spanish productions are featured in the largest short film event on the East Coast.

Sep 19 – Sep 29, 2013

Shattered: Contemporary Sculpture in Glass
  • Visual arts
  • Grand Rapids, MI

Shattered: Contemporary Sculpture in Glass

“Shattered” deconstructs preconceptions about glass art, shattering traditional boundaries for a deeper understanding of sculpture.

Sep 18 – Jan 5, 2014

Cabaret Barroco: Interludes of Spain's Golden Age
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Cabaret Barroco: Interludes of Spain's Golden Age

An evening of the best entremeses by Calderón de la Barca, Francisco de Quevedo, and other seventeenth-century masters, accompanied by original music evoking the period.

Sep 12 – Oct 6, 2013

New Paintings by Antonio Santin
  • Visual arts
  • New York

New Paintings by Antonio Santin

Santin echoes the breadth of Spanish Golden Age painting, especially the chiaroscuro found in El Greco’s, Luis de Morales’s and Velázquez’s work.

Sep 8 – Sep 29, 2013

A Tres Bandas
  • Visual arts
  • Miami

A Tres Bandas

A presentation of visual images and sound focused on the Native American, Hispanic and African cultural roots of American music.

Sep 5 – Oct 27, 2013

New Season of Microtheater: Porque Mi Fa Sol La
  • Performing arts
  • Miami

New Season of Microtheater: Porque Mi Fa Sol La

Due to the success of previous editions, Microtheater has become a permanent project in Miami.

Sep 5 – Oct 6, 2013

'The Stewart Album'
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

'The Stewart Album'

‘The Stewart Album: Art, Letters, and Souvenirs to an American Patron in Paris’ is an extraordinary album of 19th-century letters, drawings, and photographs amassed by American collector William H. Stewart (1820-1897).

Aug 25 – Nov 10, 2013

Junípero Serra & the Legacies of the California Missions
  • Heritage
  • Los Angeles

Junípero Serra & the Legacies of the California Missions

An exploration of the life and legacies of one of California’s most important religious, symbolic and historical figures.

Aug 17 – Jan 6, 2014