Events starting in September 2019

Events 1–15 of 15

La Vida es Sueño (Life is a Dream)
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

La Vida es Sueño (Life is a Dream)

One of the essential works of Spanish Golden Age theater, this timeless play explores free will, fate, and tyranny.

Sep 12 – Oct 13, 2019

Notes For A Heist Film at the 2019 Latin American Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Notes For A Heist Film at the 2019 Latin American Film Festival

The AFI Latin American Film Festival celebrates Ibero-American cultural connections with the inclusion of films from Spain and Portugal.

Sep 15 – Sep 19, 2019

El Greco, Goya, and a Taste for Spain: Highlights from The Bowes Museum now
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

El Greco, Goya, and a Taste for Spain: Highlights from The Bowes Museum

This exhibition explores painting techniques from the early sixteenth to late eighteenth centuries while also taking a closer look at John and Joséphine Bowes’s role in the history of the collection and display of Spanish art outside of Spain.

Sep 15 – Jan 12, 2020

José Quintanar at SPX 2019
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

José Quintanar at SPX 2019

SPX (Small Press Expo) 2019, the premier event for indie comics, cartooning and graphic novels, presents Spanish graphic novelist and illustrator José Quintanar.

Sep 15, 2019

2019 DC Short International Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2019 DC Short International Film Festival

The festival heads into its 16th year featuring the best short films from more than 30 countries, including 7 shorts from Spain.

Sep 20 – Sep 26, 2019

La Terraza: David de la Mano & Ritmos Raros
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

La Terraza: David de la Mano & Ritmos Raros

Located at the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, a D.C. historic architectural landmark, La Terraza is a new conceptual space to celebrate Spanish culture with a mix of activities.

Sep 23, 2019

Filming Spain's Exile in our Hearts now
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Filming Spain's Exile in our Hearts

As part of the “Filming Spain’s Exile in Our Hearts” film series, the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain presents a collection of stories of the Spanish republican exile.

Sep 24 – Nov 7, 2019

Flamenco Arts Festival 2019
  • Performing arts
  • Santa Barbara

Flamenco Arts Festival 2019

The Flamenco Arts Festival brings to Santa Barbara world-class artists from Spain who are in residency for four days and who perform, teach, lecture, interact with participants, and represent Spain.

Sep 26 – Sep 29, 2019

SIP FilmFest 2019
  • Film
  • Charlottesville, VA

SIP FilmFest 2019

Three Spanish films participate in third annual SIP FilmFest, whose theme this year is “visual narratives of diversity, displacement, and inclusion from the Mediterranean and Latin America.”

Sep 26 – Sep 27, 2019

Cristina Pato at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center now
  • Music
  • New York

Cristina Pato at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center

Noted Galician bagpiper, musician, writer, producer and educator Cristina Pato organizes and hosts a series of free public events throughout the fall at NYU’s KJCC.

Sep 26 – Dec 5, 2019

Andrea González Caballero: Spanish guitar
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Andrea González Caballero: Spanish guitar

Acclaimed Spanish guitarist Andrea Gonzalez Caballero presents an evening of classical guitar music featuring some of Spain’s best-known composers.

Sep 26, 2019

Eurobeats Festival 2019
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Eurobeats Festival 2019

The 2019 edition of the festival features 10 top European artists at the forefront of the electronic music scene from 10 different countries.

Sep 27 – Sep 28, 2019

Jaime Martín at Los Ángeles Chamber Orchestra
  • Music
  • Los Angeles

Jaime Martín at Los Ángeles Chamber Orchestra

As part of the 2019-2020 orchestral series, the historic debut of Spanish music director Jaime Martín will take place at Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.

Sep 28 – Sep 29, 2019

Abe Rábade Trío at the 62nd Monterey Jazz Festival
  • Music
  • Monterey

Abe Rábade Trío at the 62nd Monterey Jazz Festival

Spanish pianist and composer Abe Rábade will perform at this year’s edition of the Monterrey Jazz Festival.

Sep 29, 2019

Spotlight on Contemporary Spanish Theater: Women Dramatists now
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Spotlight on Contemporary Spanish Theater: Women Dramatists

This new series presents works by contemporary Spanish female playwrights Paloma Pedrero, Laila Ripoll and Yolanda García.

Sep 30 – Nov 18, 2019