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Buika 2016 U.S. Tour in Berkeley
  • Music
  • San Francisco

Buika 2016 U.S. Tour in Berkeley

World Music star Buika is one of the most sought-after performers on the world stage today.

Mar 19, 2016

Gonzalo Rubalcaba and Esperanza Fernández at Bay Area Flamenco Festival
  • Music
  • San Francisco

Gonzalo Rubalcaba and Esperanza Fernández at Bay Area Flamenco Festival

The annual Bay Area Flamenco Festival returns with an impressive lineup of world-class Flamenco artists, including Spanish Gypsy singer Esperanza Fernández and Cuban pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba.

Mar 9, 2016

Uxía & Narf 2016 U.S. Tour in San Francisco
  • Music
  • San Francisco

Uxía & Narf 2016 U.S. Tour in San Francisco

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 3, 2016

Farruquito at Bay Area Flamenco Festival
  • Performing arts
  • San Francisco

Farruquito at Bay Area Flamenco Festival

World-renowned dancer Farruquito performs at the Palace of Fine Arts in a triumphant return to the U.S. after more than a decade.

Mar 1, 2016

Shakespeare & Cervantes: A unique lecture and performance series
  • Literature
  • San Francisco

Shakespeare & Cervantes: A unique lecture and performance series

Humanities West presents a new program about two of Western civilization’s greatest writers: Miguel de Cervantes and William Shakespeare.

Feb 26 – Feb 27, 2016

Caminos Flamencos: Yo. Soy. Flamenca.
  • Performing arts
  • San Francisco

Caminos Flamencos: Yo. Soy. Flamenca.

Caminos Flamencos brings to San Francisco the world Premiere of Yo. Soy. Flamenca., an evocative and thrilling performance of traditional flamenco, by flamenco dancer and international artistic director, Yaelisa.

Feb 20 – Feb 21, 2016

Two Voices Salon with Valerie Miles on Enrique Vila-Matas
  • Literature
  • San Francisco

Two Voices Salon with Valerie Miles on Enrique Vila-Matas

Two Voices Salon of 2016 welcome powerhouse editor and translator Valerie Miles, who will be in conversation with Two Lines Press’s Scott Esposito via Skype.

Feb 11, 2016

Ad Libitum: Or how I freed myself from my chains
  • Performing arts
  • San Francisco

Ad Libitum: Or how I freed myself from my chains

Ad Libitum is a tour de force of contemporary flamenco performed by several of the most significant living practitioners of the art.

Nov 20 – Nov 22, 2015

Theatre Flamenco: (R)evolution
  • Performing arts
  • San Francisco

Theatre Flamenco: (R)evolution

Theatre Flamenco is kicking off its 49th season with the new show (R)evolution that will pay homage to the traditional roots of flamenco music and dance, with a few modern twists.

Nov 6, 2015

Toni Sala at The Bookbinders Museum in San Francisco
  • Literature
  • San Francisco

Toni Sala at The Bookbinders Museum in San Francisco

An event to celebrate the release of Toni Sala’s riveting, tragic novel The Boys.

Nov 3, 2015

Mill Valley Film Festival
  • Film
  • San Francisco

Mill Valley Film Festival

The MVFF Returns for its 38th Year Celebrating the Best in Independent and World Cinema

Oct 8 – Oct 18, 2015

Cante Gitano: La Susi, José Méndez and Paco Fernández
  • Music
  • San Francisco

Cante Gitano: La Susi, José Méndez and Paco Fernández

A special evening featuring two luminaries of today’s flamenco, revered Gypsy flamenco singers La Susi and José Méndez along with guitarist Paco Fernández, dancer Lakshmi ‘La Chimi’ and percussionist Luis de la Tota.

Sep 10, 2015

Disney and Dali: Architects of the Imagination
  • Visual arts
  • San Francisco

Disney and Dali: Architects of the Imagination

The exhibition tells the story of the unlikely alliance between two of the most renowned artists of the twentieth century: brilliantly eccentric Spanish Surrealist Salvador Dalí and American entertainment innovator Walt Disney.

Jul 10 – Jan 3, 2016

Giulia Valle Trio in San Francisco
  • Music
  • San Francisco

Giulia Valle Trio in San Francisco

This summer the exceptional group Giulia Valle Trio will be touring the U.S. and Canada showing the quality of Spanish Jazz.

Jun 17 – Jun 18, 2015

Esperanza Fernández & José Valencia at the 2015 Festival Flamenco Gitano
  • Performing arts
  • San Francisco

Esperanza Fernández & José Valencia at the 2015 Festival Flamenco Gitano

This concert features two extraordinary singers who represent deep family legacies, rooted in Gypsy flamenco singing traditions.

Mar 27, 2015

Generations of Gypsy Flamenco Dance at the 2015 Festival Festival Flamenco Gitano
  • Performing arts
  • San Francisco

Generations of Gypsy Flamenco Dance at the 2015 Festival Festival Flamenco Gitano

The 10th Annual Bay Area Flamenco Festival presents Generations of Gypsy Flamenco: Gema Moneo, Pepe Torres & Concha Vargas.

Mar 22, 2015