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Chicago Flamenco Festival 2017
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

Chicago Flamenco Festival 2017

Experience breathtaking performances by an array of international stars at the 15th Annual Chicago Flamenco Festival.

Feb 24 – Mar 28, 2017

Pygmalion Effect
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Pygmalion Effect

Almudena Rodríguez presents her series “Pygmalion Effect” at Pagoda Red Gallery in Chicago.

Feb 15 – Apr 15, 2017

The Glam Bugs: Photographs by Xavier Nuez
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

The Glam Bugs: Photographs by Xavier Nuez

“The Glam Bugs” is a photographic series of glorified, theatrical bugs.

Jan 25 – Mar 28, 2017

Don Quichotte Opera
  • Music
  • Chicago

Don Quichotte Opera

“Don Quichotte” by Jules Massenet combines atmospheric music with his own matchless theatrical flair to conjure a Spain that abounds with energy and spirit, beauty, and hope.

Nov 19 – Dec 7, 2016

The Piano of Don Quixote by Mauricio Náder
  • Music
  • Chicago

The Piano of Don Quixote by Mauricio Náder

Versatile Mexican pianist Mauricio Náder applies his precise technique and intense passion in paying tribute to Miguel de Cervantes.

Nov 17, 2016

Alejandro Cerrudo at Hubbard Street Dance Fall Series
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

Alejandro Cerrudo at Hubbard Street Dance Fall Series

Season 39 at Hubbard Street begins this fall with a world premiere of Spanish choreographer Alejandro Cerrudo, currently Hubbard Street Dance’s Resident Choreographer, alongside a new work by Brian Brooks, and works by master choreographer Jiří Kylián.

Nov 17 – Nov 20, 2016

Pablo Sainz Villegas at the Latino Music Festival in Chicago
  • Music
  • Chicago

Pablo Sainz Villegas at the Latino Music Festival in Chicago

Spanish guitar Pablo Sainz Villegas will perform at the 11th Chicago Latino Music Festival.

Nov 2, 2016

Flamenco without Borders Festival
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

Flamenco without Borders Festival

Instituto Cervantes announces Flamenco without Borders, a 5-week festival that features internationally acclaimed musicians and dancers from all corners of the world performing Flamenco.

Oct 13 – Nov 5, 2016

Quixotes Around the World
  • Literature
  • Chicago

Quixotes Around the World

Quixotes Around the World represents the voice of the work’s readers in 30 different languages, and features iconographic and film translations and adaptations for children.

Oct 4 – Dec 12, 2016

Silk Road Ensemble U.S. Tour at Ravinia Festival
  • Music
  • Chicago

Silk Road Ensemble U.S. Tour at Ravinia Festival

Made up of performers and composers from more than 20 countries, including Spanish musician Cristina Pato, the Silk Road Ensemble was formed by Yo-Yo Ma in 2000.

Aug 16, 2016

Sexy Zebras at Ruido Fest
  • Music
  • Chicago

Sexy Zebras at Ruido Fest

Ruido Fest features both established and up and coming bands from all genres of Latin Alternative Music.

Jul 9, 2016

Beyond the Score: Falla in the South of Spain
  • Music
  • Chicago

Beyond the Score: Falla in the South of Spain

Designed for newcomers to classical music and longtime aficionados alike, each Beyond the Score program takes you on a dramatic exploration of a composer’s music.

May 13, 2016

Javier Perianes: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
  • Music
  • Chicago

Javier Perianes: Nights in the Gardens of Spain

One of Spain’s most exciting young artists, Javier Perianes is the soloist for the atmospheric Nights in the Gardens of Spain, and the concert ends with charming music from Falla’s humorous ballet The Three-Cornered Hat.

May 12, 2016

Cervantes and Shakespeare: A Transnational Conversation
  • Literature
  • Chicago

Cervantes and Shakespeare: A Transnational Conversation

A Joint Cervantes Symposium / Early Modern Studies Symposium.

Apr 14 – Apr 16, 2016

Uxía & Narf 2016 U.S. Tour in Chicago
  • Music
  • Chicago

Uxía & Narf 2016 U.S. Tour in Chicago

Uxía & Narf, two of the most important and influential artists from Galicia, Spain, tour the U.S. for the first time with Ballads of the Imaginary Galicia.

Mar 30, 2016

Maureen Choi Quartet 2016 U.S. Tour in Chicago
  • Music
  • Chicago

Maureen Choi Quartet 2016 U.S. Tour in Chicago

Maureen Choi Quartet live performance consists of original compositions and arrangements of traditional Spanish and Latin American pieces.

Mar 22, 2016