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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

Flamenco Riot Festival
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Flamenco Riot Festival

This year’s Flamenco Riot Festival features Raquel Heredia and Isaac de los Reyes, two of the most internationally renowned Flamenco dancers.

Oct 16 – Oct 17, 2017

Digital Eye
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Digital Eye

“Digital Eye @BlindWhino” is an interactive event merging theater, film and a live game show to explore how the Digital Age is affecting our everyday lives.

Oct 16 – Oct 17, 2017

Nabucco starring Plácido Domingo
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

Nabucco starring Plácido Domingo

Plácido Domingo takes on the title role in the Los Angeles Opera production of “Nabucco” composed by Giussepe Verdi.

Oct 14 – Nov 19, 2017

The Pearl Fishers conducted by Plácido Domingo
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

The Pearl Fishers conducted by Plácido Domingo

Plácido Domingo conducts the “Pearl Fishers,” an opera by Georges Bizet, at the Los Angeles Opera.

Oct 7 – Oct 22, 2017

Iker Karrera: #7fm
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Iker Karrera: #7fm

#7fm is a contemporary dance piece choreographed by Iker Karrera and presented at the 17 edition of the Dumbo Dance Festival.

Oct 5 – Oct 7, 2017

Flamenco Arts Festival 2017
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

Flamenco Arts Festival 2017

The 18th season of the Flamenco Arts Festival in Santa Barbara features artist Patricia Guerrero in the U.S. Premiere of “Upclose.”

Sep 28 – Oct 1, 2017

Dentro by Saida Santana
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Dentro by Saida Santana

The Spanish actress, writer, and director Saida Santana debuts her 30-minute multimedia dramatic piece entitled “dentro,” an engrossing blend of live performance and audiovisual components.

Sep 27, 2017

Celestine by Atalaya Company
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Celestine by Atalaya Company

Atalaya Company presents a secular Celestine –blasphemous and libertarian, full of courage, wisdom and tenacity.

Sep 15, 2017

The Mistery of Gascons' Christ by Nao d'amores
  • Performing arts
  • Miami

The Mistery of Gascons' Christ by Nao d'amores

The theatre company Nao d’amores is dedicated to the research and staging of renaissance and medieval theater from a contemporary point of view.

Sep 15 – Sep 16, 2017

Lorca, the Endless Light
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Lorca, the Endless Light

“Lorca, the Endless Light” celebrates Spanish poet and playwright Federico García Lorca, exploring an intense dialogue between his texts and Jazz music.

Sep 13, 2017

Don Juan Tenorio
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Don Juan Tenorio

A sensual and contemporary retelling of Don Juan’s burning passions, brimming with poetic text and echoes of romantic and religious dramas.

Sep 7 – Oct 1, 2017

Mare Nostrum. Finis Somnia Vestra
  • Performing arts
  • Moscow, ID

Mare Nostrum. Finis Somnia Vestra

University of Idaho presents Mare Nostrum. Finis Somnia Vestra, a play written, directed and performed by Spanish actor and theater director Marco Magoa.

Aug 25, 2017