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Yerma (Barren)
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Yerma (Barren)

A contemporary take on the classic tale by Federico García Lorca, adapted by Fernando J. López.

Sep 10 – Oct 4, 2015

National Book Festival 2015
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

National Book Festival 2015

The Library of Congress adds a new International Pavilion, featuring young Spanish-language novelists and renowned authors, to its National Book Festival this September.

Sep 5, 2015

Art After Dark
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Art After Dark

AMA Museum presents a night filled with video art, live music, performance art and a renowned DJ.

Aug 28, 2015

Black Box: Sergio Caballero
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Black Box: Sergio Caballero

The Spanish artist’s humorous and grotesque film combines slapdash animation and live action.

Aug 24 – Jan 3, 2016

Ana Sediles: A Woman in the Landscape
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Ana Sediles: A Woman in the Landscape

All We Art presents the D.C. debut exhibition of Spanish artist Ana Sediles, featuring watercolor landscapes and etchings.

Jul 2 – Jul 26, 2015

Miquel Salom. Ictum Olim III: Ambrotypes and Tintypes
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Miquel Salom. Ictum Olim III: Ambrotypes and Tintypes

The exhibition provides an opportunity to observe the purity of pioneering photography techniques.

Jul 2 – Sep 11, 2015

The Interior Castle by Musica Aperta in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

The Interior Castle by Musica Aperta in Washington, D.C.

The performance arts ensemble Musica Aperta commemorates the 500th anniversary of the birth of Saint Teresa of Ávila with a theatrical experience.

Jun 27, 2015

Book Presentation: La Soledad
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Book Presentation: La Soledad

A conversation with author Natalio Grueso about his first novel, La Soledad.

Jun 23, 2015

La edad ganada (The gained age)
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

La edad ganada (The gained age)

Book launch in Washington, D.C. of a new novel about finding one’s place by Spanish author Mar Gómez Glez.

Jun 17, 2015

Fuga Mundi
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Fuga Mundi

A free staged reading of Fuga Mundi by Mar Gómez Glez, a collaboration between Center Stage and SPAIN arts & culture.

Jun 15, 2015

ECUSA's Scientific Lectures: Guillermo Fesser
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

ECUSA's Scientific Lectures: Guillermo Fesser

The Spanish journalist will present “Translating scientific emotions” in a lecture organized by the Washington D.C. chapter of Spanish Scientists in the USA (ECUSA).

Jun 12, 2015

AMA's Spring Benefit Recital
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

AMA's Spring Benefit Recital

A fine selection of classic Ibero-American songs introduced by PostClassical Ensemble’s music director, Angel Gil-Ordóñez.

Jun 11, 2015

10th Anniversary of the Marriage Equality Law in Spain
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

10th Anniversary of the Marriage Equality Law in Spain

A special screening of the film For 80 Days to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the same-sex marriage law in Spain.

Jun 10, 2015

EuroAsia Shorts 2015
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

EuroAsia Shorts 2015

A selection of short films from Europe, Asia, and the United States will be screened at embassies and cultural centers throughout Washington, D.C.

Jun 1 – Jun 5, 2015

The World's Greatest Opera Houses: Gran Teatre Liceu, Barcelona
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

The World's Greatest Opera Houses: Gran Teatre Liceu, Barcelona

Opera expert Fred Plotkin examines these fabled houses, focusing on what makes each of them unique and significant.

May 21, 2015

The Space Industry Dilemma: Promising Future or Intellectual Swindle?
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

The Space Industry Dilemma: Promising Future or Intellectual Swindle?

A lecture by Spanish Scientist Antonio Elías presented by the Washington DC chapter of Spanish Scientist in the USA (ECUSA).

May 12, 2015