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Lina Tur Bonet in concertin 29 days
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Lina Tur Bonet in concert

Acclaimed Spanish violin soloist, leader and conductor Lina Tur Bonet presents an evening violin music in Washington, D.C.

Nov 21, 2019

Curator's Talk: Esto También Es Ibiza (This Too Is Ibiza)in 19 days
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Curator's Talk: Esto También Es Ibiza (This Too Is Ibiza)

Curator and Music Historian Adrian Loving offers a talk on the exhibition “Esto También Es Ibiza (This Too Is Ibiza),” followed by a panel discussion with guest Ibiza performers Dwaine Byrd and DJ Heather Femia.

Nov 11, 2019

XV Fuego Flamenco Festivalin 15 days
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

XV Fuego Flamenco Festival

Gala Hispanic Theatre and the 15th International Fuego Flamenco Festival bring leading Flamenco artists from Spain and the United States to Washington audiences.

Nov 7 – Nov 17, 2019

Mujeres de Cine Film Series 2019in 13 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Mujeres de Cine Film Series 2019

The NMMWA, AFI Silver Theatre and the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain host the “Mujeres de Cine Film Series,” a traveling film showcase dedicated to promoting Spanish films and short films made by women.

Nov 5 – Nov 19, 2019

DIY: Light Up Postcardsin 10 days
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

DIY: Light Up Postcards

As part of 2019 Kids Euro Festival, Spanish visual and new media artist Elena Juárez will conduct a workshop where participants will create interactive light up postcards with conductive ink pens.

Nov 2, 2019

The Insistence of Harm by Fernando Valverdein 9 days
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

The Insistence of Harm by Fernando Valverde

Fernando Valverde will present his latest work, “The Insistence of Harm,” in conversation with translator Allen Josephs at Union Market.

Nov 1, 2019

Zarzuela Anthology and Chateau Margauxin 4 days
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Zarzuela Anthology and Chateau Margaux

Spanish conductor José Colomé leads a cast of zarzuela performers that features soprano Cara González, baritones Alex Alburqueque and José Sacin, tenor Nelson Ebo, Ballet Furia Flamenca, and Teatro Lirico of DC’s chamber orchestra.

Oct 27, 2019

Keeping Spain's Exiles Alive in our Heartsnow
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Keeping Spain's Exiles Alive in our Hearts

The University of Maryland in collaboration with the Embassy of Spain in Washington present a two-day symposium to commemorate the 80 Anniversary of the Republican Exile.

Oct 23 – Oct 24, 2019

Urban Transformation: Iberoamerican Architecture and Urban Spacesclosing soon
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

Urban Transformation: Iberoamerican Architecture and Urban Spaces

This photography exhibition aims to show the power of architecture to transform urban spaces in Iberoamerican countries.

Oct 18 – Oct 27, 2019

Alonso Berruguete: First Sculptor of Renaissance Spainnow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Alonso Berruguete: First Sculptor of Renaissance Spain

The National Gallery of Art hosts the first major exhibition held outside Spain to celebrate the expressive art of the most important sculptor active on the Iberian Peninsula during the first half of the 16th century, Alonso Berruguete.

Oct 13 – Feb 17, 2020

Spotlight on Contemporary Spanish Theater: Women Dramatistsnow
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Spotlight on Contemporary Spanish Theater: Women Dramatists

This new series presents works by contemporary Spanish female playwrights Paloma Pedrero, Laila Ripoll and Yolanda García.

Sep 30 – Nov 18, 2019

Filming Spain's Exile in our Heartsnow
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Filming Spain's Exile in our Hearts

As part of the “Filming Spain’s Exile in Our Hearts” film series, the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain presents a collection of stories of the Spanish republican exile.

Sep 24 – Nov 7, 2019