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RAÍZ
  • Performing arts
  • New York

RAÍZ

This year’s edition of #FlamecoRiot seeks to create a ceremony of immersion in the rites of Flamenco with RAÍZ.

Feb 12, 2018

Victoria by Gustavo Ramirez
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Victoria by Gustavo Ramirez

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater presents the world premiere of “Victoria” by Spanish choreographer Gustavo Ramirez at the Kennedy Center.

Feb 7 – Feb 11, 2018

Opera in 18th Century Madrid: Achilles in Skyros
  • Performing arts
  • Dallas

Opera in 18th Century Madrid: Achilles in Skyros

“The Orchestra of New Spain and the Dallas Institute of Humanities & Culture present a discussion on the operatic life of baroque Madrid and Francisco Courcelle’s “Achilles in Skyros.”

Feb 3 – Feb 10, 2018

Ballet Hispánico at The Apollo Theater
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Ballet Hispánico at The Apollo Theater

Ballet Hispánico presents three works that reflect on the migrant experience, the tragedy of marginalization, and the triumph of the human spirit, including “Bury Me Standing” by Spanish choreographer Ramón Oller.

Dec 1 – Dec 2, 2017

Victoria by Gustavo Ramírez Sansano
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Victoria by Gustavo Ramírez Sansano

Spanish choreographer Gustavo Ramírez Sansano presents “Victoria” in its world premiere at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

Nov 29 – Dec 31, 2017

Maria Bermudez: Sonidos Gitanos
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

Maria Bermudez: Sonidos Gitanos

Ambassador of Gypsy culture and critically acclaimed dancer Maria Bermudez brings her internationally successful “Gypsy Sounds” back to L.A. for two nights only.

Nov 18 – Nov 19, 2017

Plácido Domingo 50th Anniversary Concert in Los Angeles
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

Plácido Domingo 50th Anniversary Concert in Los Angeles

James Conlon conducts the LA Opera Orchestra and a legion of special guest artists in a musical celebration of Plácido Domingo’s incomparable artistic legacy.

Nov 17, 2017

Casa Patas Flamenco: Binomio
  • Performing arts
  • Seattle

Casa Patas Flamenco: Binomio

Francisco Hidalgo, Anabel Moreno and the dance company of Casa Patas return to Benaroya Hall for “Binomio,” a new program of Flamenco and Spanish dance.

Nov 16 – Nov 18, 2017

Amigos de la Zarzuela's 32st Annual Gala
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Amigos de la Zarzuela's 32st Annual Gala

The repertoire includes dances, romanzas and duets from Spain’s most beloved zarzuelas.

Nov 12, 2017

The dog in the manger by Lope de Vega
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

The dog in the manger by Lope de Vega

D.C.-based Theatre Company We Happy Few presents “The Dog in the Manger,” one of the best-known plays by Spanish Golden Age playwright Lope de Vega.

Nov 8 – Dec 2, 2017

Staged readings from Spain’s Golden Age
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Staged readings from Spain’s Golden Age

Artistic director Leyma López presents a series of staged readings written by Spanish female playwrights.

Nov 7 – Dec 5, 2017

El Caballero de Olmedo by Lope de Vega
  • Performing arts
  • New York

El Caballero de Olmedo by Lope de Vega

Mariano de Paco Serrano directs this Spanish Golden Age theatre piece by Lope de Vega on show at Teatro Círculo.

Nov 3 – Nov 12, 2017

XIII Fuego Flamenco Festival
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

XIII Fuego Flamenco Festival

GALA Hispanic Theatre continues its 42nd season with the 13th International Fuego Flamenco Festival that brings leading flamenco artists from Spain and the United States to Washington audiences.

Nov 3 – Nov 12, 2017

El Barbero de Sevilla / Gloria y Peluca
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

El Barbero de Sevilla / Gloria y Peluca

The double-bill program presents two of the wittiest zarzuelas in the Spanish lyric repertoire: “El Barbero de Sevilla” (“The Barber of Seville”) by Geronimo Gimenez, and “Gloria y Peluca” (“Wigs and Glory”) by Francisco A. Barbieri.

Oct 27, 2017

Valor, agravio y mujer
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Valor, agravio y mujer

In this comedy from Spain’s Golden Age, playwright Ana Caro criticizes the customs of her era and the position of women in the social order while ridiculing through parody the erotic myth of Don Juan.

Oct 27 – Dec 15, 2017

A Night with the Dead
  • Performing arts
  • New York

A Night with the Dead

This play by Spanish director Paloma de Vega tackles the origins of the “Día de los Muertos” Mexican holiday, and how one girl changed The Afterlife.

Oct 26 – Oct 29, 2017