Events starting in May 2019

Events 1–16 of 26

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Costa Mesa
  • Music
  • Los Angeles

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Costa Mesa

Spanish guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas returns to the U.S. to perform “Concierto de Aranjuez” by Joaquín Rodrigo.

May 2 – May 4, 2019

En un cuartito los dos by Niño de Elche
  • Performing arts
  • New York

En un cuartito los dos by Niño de Elche

Join musician and performer Niño de Elche for an evening of contemporary performance and sound exploration produced during his residency at the James Gallery, followed by a conversation with the artist.

May 2, 2019

El Gato Montés: The Wildcat
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

El Gato Montés: The Wildcat

Plácido Domingo, one of the finest and most influential artists in the history of opera, stars in El Gato Montés, a tale of love, passion and death by Manuel Penella.

May 4 – May 19, 2019

European Theater Residency during CrossCurrents Festival: Meet & greet discussion
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

European Theater Residency during CrossCurrents Festival: Meet & greet discussion

Spanish artistic director, playwright, teaching artist, and arts manager Lucía Miranda participates at this year’s CrossCurrents Festival, a citywide biennial festival that highlights innovative artists from around the world who are harnessing the power of performance to humanize global politics.

May 6, 2019

The Silence of Others theatrical premiere in New York City
  • Film
  • New York

The Silence of Others theatrical premiere in New York City

From Executive Producer Pedro Almodóvar, this cautionary tale about fascism and the dangers of forgetting the past premieres in New York, with the filmmakers in attendance at selected screenings.

May 8 – May 14, 2019

Superstars of Flamenco
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

Superstars of Flamenco

Award-winning dancers Alfonso Losa and Vanesa Coloma join singer Ismael de la Rosa “El Bola” for a one-night only performance at Barnsdall Gallery Theatre in Hollywood.

May 9, 2019

The Light of Hope and Krisis at JxJ
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

The Light of Hope and Krisis at JxJ

Now in its 29th year, the Washington Jewish Film Festival presents a robust lineup of international film premieres, including the Spanish movies “Light of Hope” by Sílvia Quer and “Krisis” by Daniel F. Amselem.

May 12 – May 25, 2019

Young & Beautiful and Arrebato at LA OLA Showcase
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

Young & Beautiful and Arrebato at LA OLA Showcase

“LA OLA Showcase” presents a new series of special one-off screenings as part of its ongoing effort to create a bridge between Spain and the Americas by bringing groundbreaking independent cinema to select cities in the US.

May 13 – May 19, 2019

Water: The Mirror of Life at Fair Water
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Water: The Mirror of Life at Fair Water

This new photo exhibition shows how projects focused on providing water and sanitation services can impact local communities in Latin America and the Caribbean.

May 16 – Sep 6, 2019

Fair Water: A Right of All
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: A Right of All

This new program is dedicated to the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, sustainability and diplomacy in the arts, and will include a series of events running from May to September.

May 16 – Sep 27, 2019

¡Resiliencia! The Experience of Jewish Communities in Spain and the Americas
  • Heritage
  • Albuquerque

¡Resiliencia! The Experience of Jewish Communities in Spain and the Americas

This festival features a week of films, music, food, exhibits, and lectures highlighting the extraordinary journey of the Jewish people to Spanish-speaking countries.

May 16 – May 23, 2019

Fair Water: La Cascada by Luzinterruptus
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: La Cascada by Luzinterruptus

Almost a thousand of recycled plastic buckets are turned into a waterfall in a large-scale art installation by Spanish anonymous collective Luzinterruptus.

May 16 – Sep 27, 2019

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Fort Worth, TX
  • Music
  • Dallas

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Fort Worth, TX

Spanish guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas returns to the U.S. to perform “Fantasía para un gentilhombre” by Joaquín Rodrigo.

May 17 – May 19, 2019

Prendidos by Compañía Alfonso Loza
  • Performing arts
  • Miami

Prendidos by Compañía Alfonso Loza

Internationally acclaimed artist Alfonso Losa, guest dancer Vanesa Coloma, guitarist José Luis de la Paz, and singer Ismael Fernández join forces in a performance combining the three basic pillars of flamenco: guitar, voice, and dance.

May 17 – May 18, 2019

Art & Empire: The Golden Age of Spain
  • Visual arts
  • San Diego

Art & Empire: The Golden Age of Spain

This new exhibition features a diverse selection of more than 100 outstanding works produced by leading artists from Spain and its global territories.

May 18 – Sep 2, 2019

Carles Pons 2019 U.S. Tour in Portland
  • Music
  • Portland

Carles Pons 2019 U.S. Tour in Portland

This benefit concert for the New Urban High School located in Milwaukie, OR, features world-renowned guitarists Carles Pons of Spain, Michele Libraro of Italy, and U.S. Classic Guitar President William Jenks.

May 18 – May 19, 2019