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You're viewing a list of 82 past events in Chicago. Events published before May 2013 can be found in our archives.

Il trovatore
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

Il trovatore

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Verdi’s masterpiece, a tale of love, jealousy, and retribution based on the play by Antonio García Gutiérrez.

Nov 17 – Dec 9, 2018

Rosana 2018 U.S. tour in Chicago
  • Music
  • Chicago

Rosana 2018 U.S. tour in Chicago

Rosana, one of the most recognized Spanish artists, presents her latest album “En la memoria de la piel” (“In the Memory of the Skin”) as an acoustic set at Instituto Cervantes Chicago.

Nov 7, 2018

Flamenco Passion by Compañía Flamenca Eduardo Guerrero
  • Music
  • Chicago

Flamenco Passion by Compañía Flamenca Eduardo Guerrero

Compañía Flamenca Eduardo Guerrero brings a group of live musicians and elite dancers from Spain to perform a unique mix of classic and contemporary Spanish dance.

Oct 21, 2018

Pablo Ferrández at Grant Park Music Festival
  • Music
  • Chicago

Pablo Ferrández at Grant Park Music Festival

The 25-year old Spanish sensation, cellist Pablo Ferrández, makes his Festival debut with Prokofiev’s rarely heard Sinfonia “Concertante”, Vaughan Williams’ powerful “Symphony No. 4” and Ives’ “The Unanswered Question.”

Aug 10 – Aug 11, 2018

Alba Soto at Twisted Oyster Festival: Vital Signs
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Alba Soto at Twisted Oyster Festival: Vital Signs

Alba Soto presents her video work “Las Flores caen las Yemas se levantan” at the 2018 edition of Twisted Oyster Festival.

Jul 20 – Aug 5, 2018

Don Quixote at Physical Festival Chicago
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

Don Quixote at Physical Festival Chicago

The 5th annual Festival of Physical Theatre presents “The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha” by Little Soldier productions.

Jun 7 – Jun 9, 2018

Hinds: I don't run Tour in Chicago
  • Music
  • Chicago

Hinds: I don't run Tour in Chicago

Madrid-based garage rockers Hinds tour the United States their latest album “I Don’t Run.”

May 15, 2018

La Increíblemente Alucinante Historia de Marcial, el niño normal by José Fragoso
  • Kids
  • Chicago

La Increíblemente Alucinante Historia de Marcial, el niño normal by José Fragoso

Children’s books author and illustrator José Fragoso presents “The incredibly amazing story of Marcial, the normal kid,” in conversation with New Yorker’s cartoonist, Benjamin Schwartz.

Apr 7, 2018

Diego El Cigala on Tour in Chicago
  • Music
  • Chicago

Diego El Cigala on Tour in Chicago

El Cigala, one of Spain’s most acclaimed and innovative Flamenco singers, performs at the Chicago Symphony Center.

Apr 6, 2018

Out in the Open by Jesús Carrasco in Chicago
  • Literature
  • Chicago

Out in the Open by Jesús Carrasco in Chicago

Spanish author Jesús Carrasco presents his award-winning debut novel in a conversation with local writer Miguel Jiménez, and journalist and book critic Adam Morgan.

Apr 3, 2018

Piano Recital by Sylvia Torán in Chicago
  • Music
  • Chicago

Piano Recital by Sylvia Torán in Chicago

World-renowned Spanish pianist Sylvia Torán performs at PianoForte Studios in Chicago.

Mar 28, 2018

Xavier Toubes: Descriptions Without a Place. PushMoon4
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Xavier Toubes: Descriptions Without a Place. PushMoon4

This exhibition of sculptural ceramics by Spanish artist Xavier Toubes presents works with sensuous possibilities.

Feb 9 – Apr 13, 2018

Beyond Measure
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Beyond Measure

Presented at Tiger Strikes Asteroid Chicago, this exhibit includes work by Spanish artist Daniel Cerrejón.

Jan 28 – Mar 10, 2018

Daniel del Pino in Chicago
  • Music
  • Chicago

Daniel del Pino in Chicago

Daniel del Pino, one of the leading Spanish concert pianists, plays music by Isaac Albéniz and Franz Liszt at PianoForte Studios.

Nov 15, 2017

Designers with Character
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Designers with Character

Typography’s value has risen in all artistic fields thanks to the works of graphic designers. This exhibition shows, through the work of some of the best studios, that the conversation between typography and graphic design is especially alive in the contemporary Spanish scene.

Nov 14 – Jan 20, 2018

53rd Chicago International Film Festival
  • Film
  • Chicago

53rd Chicago International Film Festival

In addition to a variety of films from Spain, the 53rd edition of the Chicago International Film Festival includes Spanish actress and filmmaker Leticia Dolera in the jury for its International Feature Film Competition.

Oct 12 – Oct 26, 2017