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40 years of the Spanish Constitution
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

40 years of the Spanish Constitution

The Spanish Embassy in Washington, D.C. celebrates the 40 Anniversary of the Spanish Constitution.

Dec 14, 2018

Goya’s Caprichos Suite by Erizonte Company
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

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 12, 2018

Francisco Montero: New York Dreams
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Francisco Montero: New York Dreams

Spanish pianist Francisco Montoro presents his debut album, “New York Dreams.”

Dec 10, 2018

Susan Gaeta & Gina Sobel in concert
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Susan Gaeta & Gina Sobel in concert

Susan Gaeta and Gina Sobel collaborate for an evening of Sephardic ballads and romances passed down through the centuries via the oral tradition.

Dec 6, 2018

Clint Eastwood: Made in Spain by Francisco Reyero
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Clint Eastwood: Made in Spain by Francisco Reyero

Spanish journalist Francisco Reyero presents his new book, followed by a conversation with Mark Parascandola, author of “Once Upon a Time in Almería.”

Dec 5, 2018

2018 AFI European Union Film Showcase
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2018 AFI European Union Film Showcase

The “AFI European Union Film Showcase” continues its tradition of bringing the best in European cinema to Washington, D.C.-area audiences, including two Spanish films, “Todos lo saben” and “Las distancias.”

Dec 1 – Dec 5, 2018

Remembering Gálvez: a three-part tribute
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Remembering Gálvez: a three-part tribute

A new project reveals three initiatives that will take place in Houston in 2019 in honor of Bernardo de Gálvez and his crucial role in the American Revolution.

Nov 13, 2018

Los Gavilanes by Jacinto Guerrero
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Los Gavilanes by Jacinto Guerrero

Teatro Lirico of DC brings to stage one of the most popular zarzuelas of the Spanish lyric repertoire, Los Gavilanes by Jacinto Guerrero.

Nov 10, 2018

Rosana 2018 U.S. tour in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Rosana 2018 U.S. tour in Washington, D.C.

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 the Howard Theatre in Washington, D.C.

Nov 9, 2018

Invisible Immigrants: a colloquium on the shared history of Spain and the U.S.
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Invisible Immigrants: a colloquium on the shared history of Spain and the U.S.

Luis Argeo and Professor James D. Fernández explore the history of Spanish immigration to the U.S. through the presentation of their project “Invisible Immigrants: Spaniards in the US (1868-1945).”

Nov 8, 2018

XIV Fuego Flamenco Festival
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

XIV Fuego Flamenco Festival

Gala Hispanic Theatre and the 14th International Fuego Flamenco Festival bring leading Flamenco artists from Spain and the United States to Washington audiences.

Nov 8 – Nov 18, 2018

My Voice / Mi Voz by José Fragoso
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

My Voice / Mi Voz by José Fragoso

As part of 2018 Kids Euro Festival, Spanish author and illustrator José Fragoso presents his bilingual children’s book, followed by an illustration workshop.

Nov 3, 2018

Cristina Iglesias on Rachel Whiteread
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Cristina Iglesias on Rachel Whiteread

Renowned Spanish sculptor Cristina Iglesias takes part in a conversation on Rachel Whiteread’s exhibition at the National Gallery of Art.

Oct 26, 2018

Spain’s Involvement in the American Revolution
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain’s Involvement in the American Revolution

This joint program of the Embassy of Spain and the National Museum of American History explores various aspects of the global nature of the American Revolution, focusing particularly on the involvement of Spain in the war.

Oct 25, 2018

Jorge Palacios and Karen Lemmey in conversation
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Jorge Palacios and Karen Lemmey in conversation

Spanish sculptor Jorge Palacios is joined by Smithsonian American Art Museum Curator of Sculpture, Karen Lemmey, for a conversation on his work on the occasion of Palacios’s exhibition in New York.

Oct 18, 2018

Olan'P: Orquesta Langreana de Plectro
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Olan'P: Orquesta Langreana de Plectro

Founded in 1945, the Spanish lute orchestra Olan’P presents two different repertoires in Washington, D.C.

Oct 9, 2018