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2019 Flamenco Festival On Tour: Chicago
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2019 Flamenco Festival On Tour: Chicago

In an edition that aims to highlight the role of women in creation and the dialogues of Flamenco with other expressions, “Flamenco Festival” brings the best Spanish Flamenco artists to Chicago and other cities around the nation.

Mar 6 – Mar 13, 2019

David Bisbal 2019 U.S. tour in Chicago
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David Bisbal 2019 U.S. tour in Chicago

David Bisbal, one of the most recognized Spanish artists, returns to the U.S. to perform live at House of Blues Chicago.

Feb 10, 2019

Pescador by Silencio Blanco at Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival
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  • Chicago

Pescador by Silencio Blanco at Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival

Silencio Blanco returns to the Chicago Puppet Fest to present “Pescador,” a series of quiet portraits of people at sea.

Jan 25 – Jan 26, 2019

Goya’s Caprichos Suite by Erizonte Company
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Goya’s Caprichos Suite by Erizonte Company

Erizonte’s experimental musical project presents a music, video and dance performance inspired by the famous engravings of Francisco de Goya.

Dec 14, 2018

Cinderella
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

Cinderella

This classic fairytale comes to life musically at Lyric Opera of Chicago in a playful storybook production.

Dec 1 – Jan 20, 2019

Il trovatore
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  • 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
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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
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  • 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

La bohème at Lyric Opera of Chicago
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La bohème at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Giacomo Puccini’s masterpiece, a timeless story of love and loss between young lovers Mimì and Rodolfo.

Oct 6 – Jan 25, 2019

Pablo Ferrández at Grant Park Music Festival
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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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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