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Iberian Suite – Literature Panels and Forums
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – Literature Panels and Forums

The three-day literature series, moderated by Marie Arana offers an array of literary voices, reaching from Spain and Portugal to many Latin American countries, as well as Africa and the Caribbean.

Mar 14 – Mar 15, 2015

Iberian Suite – Tres Pablos: Casals, Neruda and Picasso. A multimedia celebration
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – Tres Pablos: Casals, Neruda and Picasso. A multimedia celebration

Moderated by Marie Arana, this tribute to three giants of the Spanish-speaking world features short videos, live music, and interviews with Marta Casals Istomin and Julia Alvarez, a translator of Pablo Neruda.

Mar 13, 2015

Iberian Suite – María Muñoz, Mal Pelo & Tania Pérez-Salas Compañía de Danza
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Iberian Suite – María Muñoz, Mal Pelo & Tania Pérez-Salas Compañía de Danza

In a double bill program, María Muñoz, Artistic Director of Mal Pelo Dance Company, brings the U.S. premiere of her solo piece Bach, followed by Tania Pérez-Salas Compañía de Danza with a new work, Made in Mexico XX.

Mar 13 – Mar 14, 2015

Ecusa's Scientific Lectures: Working with fishermen to recover the world’s fisheries
  • Science
  • Washington, D.C.

Ecusa's Scientific Lectures: Working with fishermen to recover the world’s fisheries

Fisheries Global Priority Lead Carmen Revenga will speak about how The Nature Conservancy is working around the world with industry and fishing communities to create sustainable fisheries.

Mar 12, 2015

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