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Teatro Lirico DC: Zarzuela Gala Concert
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Teatro Lirico DC: Zarzuela Gala Concert

A unique treat for zarzuela lovers, this concert showcases some of the finest arias and duos from the Spanish lyric repertoire.

Feb 12, 2016

Al Firdaus Ensemble: Sounds of the Alhambra
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Al Firdaus Ensemble: Sounds of the Alhambra

Al Firdaus Ensemble plays original compositions of a more Western classical character with influences from both Celtic and Flamenco traditions.

Feb 7, 2016

Sephardic Journeys: Music of the Spanish Jews
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Sephardic Journeys: Music of the Spanish Jews

A concert of Sephardic music celebrating the legacy of the Spanish Jews and featuring middle eastern instruments.

Feb 6, 2016

Spanish Arts Showcase: New Nonfiction
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Spanish Arts Showcase: New Nonfiction

Spanish Arts Showcase: New Nonfiction explores the lives and artworks of several Spaniard visionaries.

Jan 29 – Feb 10, 2016

Shifting Gaze by Laia Cabrera & CO at Georgetown Glow
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Shifting Gaze by Laia Cabrera & CO at Georgetown Glow

Shifting Gaze at Georgetown GLOW will be projected on the main wall of historic C&O Canal in Georgetown as a site-specific immersive video mapped installation.

Dec 11 – Dec 20, 2015

Designing America: Spain’s Imprint in the U.S.
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Designing America: Spain’s Imprint in the U.S.

An interactive look at Spain’s architectural and urban cultural legacy in the United States.

Dec 8 – Feb 28, 2016

Bernardo de Galvez, A Live Legacy
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Bernardo de Galvez, A Live Legacy

This documentary is a historical journey from the past to the present, searching for Galvez, who he was, and what he means today.

Dec 3, 2015

2015 AFI European Union Film Showcase
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2015 AFI European Union Film Showcase

Now in its 28th year, the AFI European Union Film Showcase continues its tradition of bringing the best in European cinema to Washington audiences.

Dec 1 – Dec 20, 2015

Paco Peña at the Lisner Auditorium
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Paco Peña at the Lisner Auditorium

Spanish guitarist Paco Peña will bring to the George Washington University’s Lisner Auditorium stage his embodiment of both authenticity and innovation in flamenco music.

Nov 18, 2015

Voices of the Spanish Golden Age
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Voices of the Spanish Golden Age

The Washington area early music choir Carmina celebrates the musical glories of Spain’s Golden Age with a performance featuring music by Guerrero, Morales, Vivanco, Vasquez, and others.

Nov 14, 2015

Pablo Alborán Terral U.S. Tour in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Pablo Alborán Terral U.S. Tour in Washington, D.C.

This stand-out artist represents the current Spanish pop with southern and Andalucian roots.

Nov 13, 2015

Flamenco Frequencies by Casa Patas in Washington, D.C.
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Flamenco Frequencies by Casa Patas in Washington, D.C.

Karen Lugo, along with talented cantaores and musicians from Fundación Conservatorio Flamenco Casa Patas, returns to the U.S. with a new show.

Nov 12 – Nov 15, 2015

Kids Euro Festival: Animales / Animals
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

Kids Euro Festival: Animales / Animals

Master puppeteer Pablo Vergne playfully guides everyday objects into surprising shapes on stage as part of Kids Euro Festival 2015.

Nov 7 – Nov 8, 2015

FotoweekDC 2015
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

FotoweekDC 2015

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain will once again host FotoWeekDC’s exhibitions including Everybody Loves To ChaChaCha by the Spanish photographer Bego Anton.

Nov 7 – Nov 15, 2015

Flamenco Men II by Flamenco Aparicio Dance Company
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Flamenco Men II by Flamenco Aparicio Dance Company

Flamenco Men II, a fiery display of the masculine elegance and muscular dynamics of flamenco featuring Edwin Aparicio of the Flamenco Aparicio Dance Company and special guest artists from Spain.

Nov 6 – Nov 8, 2015

Contemporary Ibero-American Staged Photography at FotoWeekDC
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Contemporary Ibero-American Staged Photography at FotoWeekDC

The Iberoamerican Cultural Attachés Association celebrates Fotoweek DC with My Kingdom for a Stage, an exhibition by contemporary Iberoamerican photographers at Hillyer Art Space.

Nov 6 – Nov 28, 2015