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Pedro Carboné and Antonio Muñoz Molina: Spain, Flamenco and the Piano
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Pedro Carboné and Antonio Muñoz Molina: Spain, Flamenco and the Piano

A concert by Spanish pianist Pedro Carboné with narration from author Antonio Muñoz Molina.

Mar 12, 2015

Iberian Suite – National Symphony Orchestra with Christoph Eschenbach
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – National Symphony Orchestra with Christoph Eschenbach

Iberian culture’s impact on France is explored through Ravel’s Boléro, Chabrier’s España, Debussy’s Ibéria, and Lalo’s Symphonie espagnole featuring violinist Leticia Moreno’s NSO debut.

Mar 12 – Mar 14, 2015

Iberian Suite – Compañía María Pagés: Utopía
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – Compañía María Pagés: Utopía

Spain-based dancer and choreographer María Pagés brings the U.S. premiere of her 2011 work Utopía for her company’s Kennedy Center debut

Mar 11 – Mar 12, 2015

Iberian Suite – PostClassical Ensemble: Iberian Mystics: The Confluence of Faiths
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – PostClassical Ensemble: Iberian Mystics: The Confluence of Faiths

The ensemble presents a U.S. premiere multimedia program of music, flamenco dance, poetry, and visual art inspired by a confluence of Islamic, Catholic, and Jewish influences and written by Antonio Muñoz Molina and Joseph Horowitz.

Mar 10 – Mar 11, 2015

Iberian Suite – Ballet Flamenco Sara Baras: Voces, Suite Flamenca
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – Ballet Flamenco Sara Baras: Voces, Suite Flamenca

Flamenco superstar Sara Baras and her company present the D.C. premiere of her sizzling 2014 work, Voces, Suite Flamenca.

Mar 9, 2015

Iberian Suite at Millennium Stage
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite at Millennium Stage

As part of IBERIAN SUITE: global arts remix festival, the Kennedy Center presents free music performances at Millennium Stage.

Mar 9 – Mar 14, 2015

Iberian Suite – Concha Buika with Iván 'Melon' Lewis & Continuum Quartet
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – Concha Buika with Iván 'Melon' Lewis & Continuum Quartet

An internationally renowned, multi-genre singer, prolific recording artist, and two-time Latin Grammy winner, Concha Buika is joined by brilliant pianist Iván “Melon” Lewis and his Continuum Quartet.

Mar 8, 2015

Iberian Suite – Juan Mari Arzak: The world is a house
  • Culinary Arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – Juan Mari Arzak: The world is a house

Explore the creative culinary vision of globally acclaimed chef Juan Mari Arzak, who has spent 45 years in haute cuisine.

Mar 8, 2015

Iberian Suite – Euskadi: Cocina en la cumbre
  • Culinary Arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – Euskadi: Cocina en la cumbre

Documentary filmmaker, journalist, and author of several books on gastronomy, Hasier Etxeberria presents a cinematic reflection on the Basque Country’s culinary history, and the notoriety of its chefs and restaurateurs, followed by a discussion.

Mar 7, 2015

Pedro Rubio and Ana Benavides in concert
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Pedro Rubio and Ana Benavides in concert

Spanish pianist Ana Benavides performs in a duo with clarinestist Pedro Rubio in two concerts in Washington, D.C.

Mar 7 – Mar 8, 2015

Iberian Suite – National Symphony Orchestra With Conductor Jesús López-Cobos
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – National Symphony Orchestra With Conductor Jesús López-Cobos

Spain’s Jesús López-Cobos conducts two programs: one featuring Portuguese fado with Camané & Carminho and another celebrating composers from Spain and Colombia with J. Lascarro & J. Perianes.

Mar 5 – Mar 7, 2015

Iberian Suite – Picasso Ceramist and the Mediterranean
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – Picasso Ceramist and the Mediterranean

A selection of more than 150 of Pablo Picasso’s ceramic pieces that reveal how the prolific artist reshaped the notions of clay in the arts.

Mar 4 – Mar 22, 2015

Iberian Suite – Culinary Events
  • Culinary Arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – Culinary Events

Engage and taste an array of offerings through special regional menus, wine tasting events, and more.

Mar 4 – Mar 22, 2015

IBERIAN SUITE: global arts remix
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

IBERIAN SUITE: global arts remix

The Kennedy Center presents a major festival highlighting the many cultures that comprise the Portuguese- and Spanish-speaking peoples —the impact they’ve had throughout the world, and the vast influences they’ve embraced from other cultures.

Mar 3 – Mar 24, 2015

Pepe Romero in concert
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Pepe Romero in concert

The Spanish Classical Guitarist will perform a solo concert in Bethesda.

Feb 21, 2015

Cutting-Edge Spanish Crafts
  • Design
  • Washington, D.C.

Cutting-Edge Spanish Crafts

Finesse and creativity in a unique display of the best contemporary Spanish craftsmanship and design.

Feb 5 – Mar 29, 2015