Events starting in April 2019

Events 1–16 of 22

From Plaza Mayor to Washington Square: Spanish Republican Exiles at NYU
  • Heritage
  • New York

From Plaza Mayor to Washington Square: Spanish Republican Exiles at NYU

In these round table discussions, María Dueñas (visiting author) James D. Fernández (NYU, FAS), Juan José Herrera de la Muela (Consulate General of Spain in New York), Alexander Nagel (NYU, IFA), Edward Sullivan (NYU, IFA) and Marisol Tellería discuss the legacy of Spanish Republican exiles in the U.S.

Apr 2, 2019

IV Kerouac Festival New York
  • Literature
  • New York

IV Kerouac Festival New York

Inspired by the Beat Generation, artists from all over America and Spain meet in the Big Apple for three days of concerts, recitals and poetic actions, in a dynamic and contemporary sample of the different forms that poetry can adopt: slam, spoken word, hip hop, soul, stand up poetry or performance.

Apr 3 – Apr 6, 2019

Pablo Heras Casado: At Home in the Whole World now
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Pablo Heras Casado: At Home in the Whole World

Spanish photographer Fernando Sancho presents a series of images that display the work of the conductor Pablo Heras Casado behind the scenes.

Apr 4 – Apr 28, 2019

2019 International Comic Arts Forum
  • Literature
  • Iowa City

2019 International Comic Arts Forum

This year International Comic Arts Forum will focus on Spanish, Latin American, and U.S. Latin comics, and will explore the topic of inmigration in comics and cartoonings.

Apr 4 – Apr 6, 2019

2019 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival
  • Film
  • Minneapolis

2019 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival

The 2019 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) presents a selection of more than 250 new films representing some 100 cultures and countries.

Apr 4 – Apr 20, 2019

Joaquin Rodrigo: An Anniversary Celebration – The Guitar and Beyond: Solo Piano and Piano Duet Music
  • Music
  • New York

Joaquin Rodrigo: An Anniversary Celebration – The Guitar and Beyond: Solo Piano and Piano Duet Music

This concert is part of a city-wide festival focusing on Joaquín Rodrigo, one of the greatest composers of piano music from Spain.

Apr 4, 2019

Okiagari-Koboshi by Jorge Palacios now
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Okiagari-Koboshi by Jorge Palacios

The abstract work “Okiagari-Koboshi” by Spanish sculptor Jorge Palacios will be on view for one month only at Danese/Corey’s North Gallery in Chelsea.

Apr 5 – May 4, 2019

The Light of Hope at the Seattle Jewish Film Festival
  • Film
  • Seattle

The Light of Hope at the Seattle Jewish Film Festival

The Seattle Jewish Film Festival presents 11 days of films on Jewish and Israeli life, history, complexity, and culture, including “The Light of Hope” by Sílvia Quer.

Apr 7, 2019

Pablo Sáinz Villegas & Band at the Blue Note Jazz Club
  • Music
  • New York

Pablo Sáinz Villegas & Band at the Blue Note Jazz Club

Pablo Sáinz Villegas debuts at the iconic Blue Note Jazz Club, accompanied by bassist Pedro Giraudo and Nacho Arimany on percussion.

Apr 8, 2019

Luna y Panorama sobre los Rascacielos
  • Literature
  • New York

Luna y Panorama sobre los Rascacielos

Sixteen years after the publication of “Piel Palabra,” this new poetry anthology entitled “Luna y Panorama sobre los Skyscrapers” presents works by Spanish poets in New York.

Apr 9, 2019

What the Moon Sees by Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theatre
  • Performing arts
  • Minneapolis

What the Moon Sees by Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theatre

This original contemporary flamenco performance combines the artistic world with the reality of those without homes to show only what the moon sees.

Apr 11 – Apr 14, 2019

Rosalía at Coachella 2019
  • Music
  • Palm Springs

Rosalía at Coachella 2019

Rising Flamenco singer and pop star Rosalía performs at Coachella 2019.

Apr 12 – Apr 19, 2019

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Fairfax
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Fairfax

Spanish guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas returns to the U.S. to present “Americano,” a program that traces the history of the guitar in the Americas.

Apr 12, 2019

El Desencanto
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

El Desencanto

The Embassy of Spain, along with writer Aaron Shulman, host a screening of the 1976 Spanish cult classic documentary “El Desencanto,” directed by Jaime Chávarri.

Apr 15, 2019

2019 UCLA Latin American, Latinx and Iberian Film Festival: Women's Voices
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

2019 UCLA Latin American, Latinx and Iberian Film Festival: Women's Voices

The 7th edition of the festival celebrates women filmmakers and features ten films from directors from Chile, Mexico, Brazil, the Dominican Republic, Spain and the United States.

Apr 16 – Apr 18, 2019

Segundo de Chomón Live Music
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Segundo de Chomón Live Music

Spanish bassoonist John Falcone, students and faculty of the University of Maryland join forces to create freely improvised classical music and accompaniments for the screening of historic films by the legendary director Segundo de Chomón.

Apr 17, 2019