Events starting in May 2016

Events 1–16 of 17

Buika 2016 U.S. Tour in Boston
  • Music
  • Boston

Buika 2016 U.S. Tour in Boston

World Music star Buika is one of the most sought-after performers on the world stage today.

May 1, 2016

David Farrán de Mora: The NY ISSUE
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

David Farrán de Mora: The NY ISSUE

Spain Fresh and Agatha Ruiz de la Prada bring Spanish art to Manhattan, featuring David Farrán de Mora at Agatha’s flagship in TriBeca.

May 5, 2016

The Hero’s Journey: A Lecture & An Interactive Mural Project
  • Visual arts
  • Boston

The Hero’s Journey: A Lecture & An Interactive Mural Project

This interdisciplinary art project by Rufina Santana will capture the interest of a broad audience because of its multifaceted nature, artistic quality and participative approach.

May 6, 2016

Pepe Romero plays Falla and Rodrigo
  • Music
  • Seattle

Pepe Romero plays Falla and Rodrigo

Renowned guitarist Pepe Romero will collaborate with Tacoma Symphony Music Director Sarah Ioannides in a performance featuring Rodrigo’s beloved Concierto de Aranjuez and Falla’s Suite No. 1 from The Three-Cornered Hat.

May 7, 2016

The Runner at Starring Europe: New Films From The EU
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

The Runner at Starring Europe: New Films From The EU

Spotlighting festival award winners from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Poland and Spain, the short and feature films here embody the rich heritage and diversity of cinema from Europe.

May 12 – May 19, 2016

Javier Perianes: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
  • Music
  • Chicago

Javier Perianes: Nights in the Gardens of Spain

One of Spain’s most exciting young artists, Javier Perianes is the soloist for the atmospheric Nights in the Gardens of Spain, and the concert ends with charming music from Falla’s humorous ballet The Three-Cornered Hat.

May 12, 2016

Redes: new DVD release
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Redes: new DVD release

International launch of the new DVD Redes, a 1935 Mexican neo-documentary filmed by Paul Strand and with a score by Silvestre Revueltas, now recorded for the first time in stereo by the PostClassical Ensemble conducted by the Spanish conductor Ángel Gil-Ordóñez.

May 13, 2016

Beyond the Score: Falla in the South of Spain
  • Music
  • Chicago

Beyond the Score: Falla in the South of Spain

Designed for newcomers to classical music and longtime aficionados alike, each Beyond the Score program takes you on a dramatic exploration of a composer’s music.

May 13, 2016

E.U. Embassies' Open House 2016
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

E.U. Embassies' Open House 2016

The Embassy of Spain welcomes you to its cultural center, The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, for a taste of the best Spain has to offer.

May 14, 2016

FlamenGO 2016
  • Performing arts
  • Miami

FlamenGO 2016

FlamenGo is an international alternative festival created with the intention of presenting to the community in South Florida, young emerging flamenco artists who will perform along with internationally acclaimed flamenco figures

May 17 – May 21, 2016

Seattle International Film Festival
  • Film
  • Seattle

Seattle International Film Festival

Spain comes back to SIFF with Emoción Pura: Cinema From Spain, an incredible collection of features, documentaries and art-house films.

May 19 – Jun 12, 2016

L.A. OLA  – Spanish Contemporary Showcase
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

L.A. OLA – Spanish Contemporary Showcase

L.A. OLA is a showcase of the most outstanding and innovative independent contemporary films from Spain in the city of L.A.

May 20 – May 22, 2016

Early Almodovar: Los inicios de Almodovar
  • Film
  • San Francisco

Early Almodovar: Los inicios de Almodovar

This mini-retrospective returns to the young, vital, and rarely revisited stage of Almodóvar’s storied career, tracing his progress, from the manic energy of Pepi, Luci, Bom… to the darkly humorous feminist comedy What Have I Done to Deserve This?

May 21 – May 26, 2016

Nomad Studio: Green Air at St. Louis
  • Architecture
  • St. Louis

Nomad Studio: Green Air at St. Louis

Green Air is an aerial garden of Tillandsias suspended from the courtyard’s canopy at the Contemporary Art Museum of Saint Louis.

May 21 – Sep 30, 2016

Fractured Faiths: Spanish Judaism, The Inquisition, and New World Identities
  • Heritage
  • Santa Fe

Fractured Faiths: Spanish Judaism, The Inquisition, and New World Identities

The exhibition reunites Spanish artifacts with their New World counterparts for the first time to reveal the history of the Spanish Sephardim and their long heritage within the Americas.

May 22 – Dec 31, 2016

Natchez Tricentennial: Celebration of the Spanish influence
  • Heritage
  • Natchez, MS

Natchez Tricentennial: Celebration of the Spanish influence

Natchez, Mississippi –one of the oldest continuous European settlements on the Mississippi River– is celebrating 300 years.

May 27 – May 28, 2016