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Summer 1993 at AFI European Union Film Showcasein 18 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Summer 1993 at AFI European Union Film Showcase

Now in its 30th year, the AFI European Union Film Showcase continues its tradition of bringing the best in European cinema to Washington, D.C.-area audiences.

Dec 9 – Dec 13, 2017

Music in War Time by PostClassical Ensemblein 16 days
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Music in War Time by PostClassical Ensemble

PostClassical Ensemble, conducted by Angel Gil-Ordóñez, presents Music in War Time: A Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration at the Washington National Cathedral.

Dec 7, 2017

Gurumbe: Afro-Andalusian Memoriesin 6 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Gurumbe: Afro-Andalusian Memories

The documentary explores the fundamental contribution of Afro-Andalusians to Flamenco.

Nov 27, 2017

Caprichos: Goya and Lombardonow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Caprichos: Goya and Lombardo

The Academy Art Museum at Easton presents Francisco de Goya’s “Los Caprichos” in parallel with artist Emily Lombardo’s homage to this series of etchings.

Nov 21 – Feb 25, 2018

  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.


After FotoWeekDC 2017, the project dedicated to the Canary Islanders community in Louisiana by Thenesoya Martín de la Nuez and Aníbal Martel remains open until December 9, 2017.

Nov 11 – Dec 9, 2017

The dog in the manger by Lope de Veganow
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

The dog in the manger by Lope de Vega

D.C.-based Theatre Company We Happy Few presents “The Dog in the Manger,” one of the best-known plays by Spanish Golden Age playwright Lope de Vega.

Nov 8 – Dec 2, 2017

Immigration in Ibero-America at FotoWeekDCnow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Immigration in Ibero-America at FotoWeekDC

This photography exhibition depicts how Ibero-American countries have opened up to foreign people, celebrating the diversity that have led to today’s merged cultures.

Nov 3 – Dec 17, 2017

Films Across Borders: Stories of Migrationnow
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Films Across Borders: Stories of Migration

Showcasing international tales of courage, hope, and determination, this careful selection of documentary and dramatic films will captivate you with stories of immigrants and refugees struggling to find a place to call home.

Oct 8 – Dec 12, 2017