Events starting in October 2018

Events 1–16 of 61

Alandalus Festival
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Alandalus Festival

The Festival is a week of multidisciplinary events dedicated to the interaction of cultures in the city of New York, mirroring the Al-Andalus times in Spain when different cultures and religions lived together for centuries.

Oct 1 – Oct 7, 2018

Staged Reading Series 2018 now
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Staged Reading Series 2018

Over 3 evenings this fall, AENY – Spanish Artists in New York stages readings of acclaimed work by contemporary Spanish playwrights, including Alberto Conejero, Gemma Brió, José Ramón Fernández, Fernando Soto and Luis Bermejo.

Oct 1 – Dec 10, 2018

De algún tiempo a esta parte by Max Aub in Williamsburg
  • Performing arts
  • Williamsburg

De algún tiempo a esta parte by Max Aub in Williamsburg

William & Mary College hosts “De algún tiempo a esta parte,” a one-woman play by Max Aub, performed in Spanish by Esther Lázaro.

Oct 2, 2018

Jorge Semprún Film Series
  • Film
  • New York

Jorge Semprún Film Series

This nine-day film series honors the work of Spanish writer Jorge Semprún.

Oct 3 – Oct 11, 2018

Olga Pericet: Enfoque
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Olga Pericet: Enfoque

The Flamenco show by Olga Pericet features guitarist Antonia Jiménez, and singers Inma “La Carbonera” and Miguel Lavi at Repertorio Español.

Oct 3 – Oct 21, 2018

Get to Know Bernardo de Gálvez by Guillermo Fesser
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

Get to Know Bernardo de Gálvez by Guillermo Fesser

Spanish journalist and writer Guillermo Fesser presents his illustrated children’s book that tells the story of this Spanish military leader and his role to the American Revolution.

Oct 3 – Nov 8, 2018

Almadraba by Oscar Peñas at the 2018 Next Wave Festival
  • Music
  • New York

Almadraba by Oscar Peñas at the 2018 Next Wave Festival

Guitarist and composer Oscar Peñas presents his latest jazz production inspired by the Andalusian fishing tradition.

Oct 3 – Oct 6, 2018

Unfinished now
  • 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

Spain and the Atlantic Coast of The United States by Carmen Benito-Vessels
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain and the Atlantic Coast of The United States by Carmen Benito-Vessels

The Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress hosts the talk “Spain and the Atlantic Coast of The United States: Four Characters from the 16th Century in Search of an Author” by Carmen Benito-Vessels.

Oct 4, 2018

De algún tiempo a esta parte by Max Aub in New York
  • Performing arts
  • New York

De algún tiempo a esta parte by Max Aub in New York

As part of “Beyond the Stage” series, Instituto Cervantes presents Aub’s monologue adapted by actress and researcher Esther Lázaro.

Oct 4, 2018

La Grieta (The Divide)
  • Film
  • New York

La Grieta (The Divide)

NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center hosts a screening of “La Grieta” and panel discussion with filmmaker Irene Yagüe and Alberto García Ortiz.

Oct 4, 2018

Alberto García-Alix. La línea de sombra
  • Film
  • New York

Alberto García-Alix. La línea de sombra

“Alberto García-Alix. The Shadow Line” is a documentary about the one of the most relevant photographers of the Spanish artistic scene, representing a whole generation of creators.

Oct 4, 2018

The Silence of Others at Mill Valley Film Festival
  • Film
  • San Francisco

The Silence of Others at Mill Valley Film Festival

Winner of the Berlinale Audience Award, “The Silence of Others” reveals the enduring struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under Franco.

Oct 5 – Oct 6, 2018

La bohème at Lyric Opera of Chicago now
  • 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

Balenciaga in Black now
  • Design
  • Dallas

Balenciaga in Black

This exhibition presents more than one hundred black handmade costumes and accessories by fashion genius Cristóbal Balenciaga.

Oct 7 – Jan 6, 2019

Goya in Black and White now
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Goya in Black and White

More than 75 of Goya’s works on paper highlight the importance of black and white in the artist’s life and imagination.

Oct 7 – Jan 6, 2019