Events taking place on October 9, 2018

Events 1–16 of 28

El Verdugo / The Executioner
  • Film
  • New York

El Verdugo / The Executioner

Luis Garcia Berlanga’s masterpiece is the story of an undertaker who marries an executioner’s daughter and reluctantly takes over her father’s job.

Oct 9, 2018

Olan'P: Orquesta Langreana de Plectro
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Olan'P: Orquesta Langreana de Plectro

Founded in 1945, the Spanish lute orchestra Olan’P presents two different repertoires in Washington, D.C.

Oct 9, 2018

Mujeres de cine film series 2018 now
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Mujeres de cine film series 2018

The NMMWA, AFI Silver Theatre and the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain host the “Mujeres de Cine Film Series,” a traveling film showcase dedicated to promoting Spanish films and short films made by women.

Oct 9 – Dec 4, 2018

Festival de la Palabra 2018
  • Literature
  • San Juan, PR

Festival de la Palabra 2018

This year’s edition of the Festival de la Palabra pays tribute to the Puerto Rican diaspora during six days of dynamic participatory programs and a series of readings, lectures, film screenings and workshops to promote constant dialogue among international writers and readers.

Oct 9 – Oct 14, 2018

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

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

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

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 now
  • 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

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

Recovered Memories: Spain and the Support for the American Revolution now
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Recovered Memories: Spain and the Support for the American Revolution

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain hosts this engaging and carefully documented survey of Spain’s contribution to the founding of the United States.

Sep 28 – Nov 18, 2018

Jorge Palacios at The Noguchi Museum now
  • 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

Jaume Plensa: Talking Continents now
  • Visual arts
  • Memphis

Jaume Plensa: Talking Continents

Jaume Plensa presents large-scale sculptures and installations that use language, history, literature and psychology to draw attention to the barriers that separate and divide humanity.

Sep 22 – Jan 6, 2019

Parallel looks. Iran-Spain: Photographers in the mirror now
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Parallel looks. Iran-Spain: Photographers in the mirror

The exhibition represents the first encounter of twelve female photographers from Iran and Spain who share suprising affinities.

Sep 18 – Dec 9, 2018