Events starting in May 2019

Events 1–14 of 14

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Costa Mesa in 11 days
  • 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

El Gato Montés: The Wildcat in 13 days
  • 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 in 15 days
  • 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

Superstars of Flamenco in 18 days
  • 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 in 21 days
  • 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

Fair Water: A Right of All in 25 days
  • 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 9, 2019

¡Resiliencia! The Experience of Jewish Communities in Spain and the Americas in 25 days
  • 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

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Fort Worth, TX in 26 days
  • 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 in 26 days
  • 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 in 27 days
  • 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

James Kline live in 27 days
  • Music
  • Seattle

James Kline live

The performances of James Kline, a modern-day troubadour, reflect the diversity of his life experiences and offer musical intrigue, often punctuated with storytelling.

May 18, 2019

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Chicago in 32 days
  • Music
  • Chicago

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Chicago

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

May 23 – May 26, 2019

Martín i Soler & Fernando Sor: Music for Voice and Guitar in 33 days
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Martín i Soler & Fernando Sor: Music for Voice and Guitar

This concert presents the repertoire of two of the most important Spanish composers from the transition of the 18th to the 19th century.

May 24, 2019

Path of Miracles at Spoleto Festival in 36 days
  • Music
  • Charleston

Path of Miracles at Spoleto Festival

The Westminster Choir performs this a-cappella work about the inspiration, travails, and rewards of the Camino de Santiago.

May 27 – May 31, 2019