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'A Thousand Forests in One Acorn'
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

'A Thousand Forests in One Acorn'

Valerie Miles discusses ‘A Thousand Forests in One Acorn,’ a collection of 28 of the greatest Spanish-language writers of the 20th century at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival.

Aug 30, 2014

Kotebel U.S. Tour in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Kotebel U.S. Tour in Washington, D.C.

Symphonic Progressive Rock band Kotebel will play this summer for the first time at Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage in Washington, D.C.

Aug 27, 2014

Carlos Nuñez U.S. Tour 2014 in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Carlos Nuñez U.S. Tour 2014 in Washington, D.C.

The Jimi Hendrix of the Bagpipes will be touring the U.S. this summer.

Aug 19, 2014

Carlos Nuñez U.S. Tour 2014 in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Carlos Nuñez U.S. Tour 2014 in Washington, D.C.

The Jimi Hendrix of the Bagpipes will be touring the U.S. this summer.

Aug 19, 2014

'Medea’s Got Some Issues' at Capital Fringe Fest
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Medea’s Got Some Issues' at Capital Fringe Fest

An irreverent and madcap dark comedy inspired by the classic tragedy, ‘Medea’s Got Some Issues’ is the English version of the hit parody from Spain.

Jul 11 – Jul 27, 2014

'Wrinkles' in Exclusive Outdoor Screening
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

'Wrinkles' in Exclusive Outdoor Screening

Bring a blanket and enjoy the English premiere of the animated movie ‘Wrinkles’ with graphic novelist Paco Roca in attendance.

Jul 2, 2014

'Última Partida' ('The Final Draw')
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Última Partida' ('The Final Draw')

A Play with live improvised Jazz piano directed by Monica Lopez-Gonzalez.

Jun 27 – Jun 29, 2014

'La Verbena de la Paloma'
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'La Verbena de la Paloma'

Teatro Lirico of DC’s production of one of the most beloved ‘zarzuelas.’

Jun 10, 2014

'Campanadas a Medianoche' ('Chimes at Midnight')
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

'Campanadas a Medianoche' ('Chimes at Midnight')

To commemorate the 450th anniversary of the birth of Shakespeare, AFI Silver commences the first of a 3-part series with filmed adaptations of his plays, as well as a wide variety of films that draw upon Shakespearean source material.

Jun 7, 2014

North American Academy of the Spanish Language Conference
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

North American Academy of the Spanish Language Conference

Under the motto ‘The Hispanic and Spanish language presence in the United States: unity in diversity,’ the ANLE will celebrate its 40th anniversary.

Jun 6 – Jun 8, 2014

'Carabanchel:' Book release and artist talk
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Carabanchel:' Book release and artist talk

A reception and artist talk marking the release of a new book with photographs and text by artist Mark Parascandola about the Carabanchel prison in Madrid, Spain.

Jun 4, 2014

'Life is a Dream' ('La vida es sueño')
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Life is a Dream' ('La vida es sueño')

SPAIN arts & culture & the Shakespeare Theatre Company present a staged reading of Calderón de la Barca’s masterpiece, translated by Helen Edmundson and directed by Gus Heagerty.

Jun 2, 2014

EuroAsia Shorts 2014
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

EuroAsia Shorts 2014

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 2 – Jun 6, 2014

ECUSA’s Scientific Lectures
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

ECUSA’s Scientific Lectures

Renowned Spanish scientist Jorge Garcés Ferrer will speak about interdisciplinarity and its relevance for innovation in the first of a series of lectures organized by Spanish Scientists in the USA.

May 30, 2014

Le Parody at Forward DC 2014
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Le Parody at Forward DC 2014

Electric beats join hypnotic melodies in Le Parody’s music, bursting in a controlled explosion of sounds and references difficult to classify.

May 16, 2014

Lara Bello at the second annual 'European Month of Culture'
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Lara Bello at the second annual 'European Month of Culture'

The Spanish singer and composer from Granada will be playing flamenco, jazz and mediterranean melodies at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage.

May 13, 2014