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Diego El Cigala in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Diego El Cigala in Washington, D.C.

Three-time Grammy Winner Diego El Cigala has captivated audiences all over the world with his gravelly voice and passionate interpretation of flamenco.

Nov 18, 2014

Cine-Club: 'The Female Teachers of the Republic'
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Cine-Club: 'The Female Teachers of the Republic'

SPAIN arts & culture’s Cine Club is back with the winner of the Best Documentary category at this year’s Goya Awards.

Nov 13, 2014

Casa Patas. 'Flamenco(s) de plomo y cobre'
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Casa Patas. 'Flamenco(s) de plomo y cobre'

Dancers Mariana Collado and Carlos Chamorro submerge us in a world where flexibility of movement and malleability of rhythm mix.

Nov 13 – Nov 16, 2014

Contemporary Identities / Invisible Gestures at FotoWeekDC 2014
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Contemporary Identities / Invisible Gestures at FotoWeekDC 2014

An exhibition showcasing the cultural values of Iberoamerica and the immense diversity that depicts the essence of its countries, featuring works by Spanish photographer Carlos Cánovas.

Nov 12 – Jan 31, 2015

'En Pie de Foto: Terrorism, a crime against humanity'
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'En Pie de Foto: Terrorism, a crime against humanity'

The exhibition denounces terrorism as a mass violation of human rights, while at the same time honoring victims by promoting the global effort toward a more just world of freedom from violence.

Nov 10 – Jan 4, 2015

'Tad, The Lost Explorer' ('Las Aventuras de Tadeo Jones')
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

'Tad, The Lost Explorer' ('Las Aventuras de Tadeo Jones')

A great adventure-family movie as part of Kids Euro Festival.

Nov 8, 2014

Spain participates in FotoweekDC 2014
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain participates in FotoweekDC 2014

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain will host FotoWeek Central 2014’s exhibitions such as New Spanish Photography_Visions Beyond Borders and United States of Mind, presented by SPAIN arts & culture.

Nov 8 – Nov 16, 2014

Cre.Art Project: Visuality
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Cre.Art Project: Visuality

A multimedia concert series that connects chamber music with theatre, dance, and visual arts.

Nov 6 – Nov 7, 2014

El Greco: A 400th Anniversary Celebration
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

El Greco: A 400th Anniversary Celebration

On the 400th anniversary of El Greco’s death, the National Gallery of Art and Washington-Area Collections presents a commemorative exhibition of El Greco’s paintings.

Nov 2 – Feb 16, 2015

Isabella: The Warrior Queen by Kirstin Downey
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Isabella: The Warrior Queen by Kirstin Downey

Part of a Pulitzer-winning team during her many years at The Washington Post, Downey follows her acclaimed biography of Frances Perkins with this compelling portrait of one of history’s most complex leaders.

Oct 31, 2014

'Pasos al azar' ('Random Steps')
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Pasos al azar' ('Random Steps')

A tragicomedy born from the research about women in the Spanish Golden Age as part of Teatro de la Luna’s 17th International Festival of Hispanic Theater.

Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2014

Documentary screening: 'El Greco: An Artist’s Odyssey'
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Documentary screening: 'El Greco: An Artist’s Odyssey'

In celebration of El Greco’s 400th anniversary, the Embassy of Greece and SPAIN arts & culture present the National Gallery of Art’s ‘El Greco: An Artist’s Odyssey’ in an exclusive premiere.

Oct 30, 2014

'Minimón'
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

'Minimón'

This whimsical performance explores the inner elements of a child’s ordinary life as part of the Kids Euro Festival.

Oct 25, 2014

Intersections: Bernardí Roig, No/Escape
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Intersections: Bernardí Roig, No/Escape

Mallorcan artist Bernardí Roig installs six sculptural works in unexpected interior and exterior spaces, challenging visitors to rethink the definition of the museum.

Oct 25 – Mar 8, 2015

'Death of a Cyclist' ('Muerte de un ciclista')
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

'Death of a Cyclist' ('Muerte de un ciclista')

Spanish film directed by Juan Antonio Bardem will be screened at the Noir City DC: The 2014 Film Noir Festival

Oct 19 – Oct 23, 2014

Jarabedepalo on tour
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Jarabedepalo on tour

The Spanish band is back in the U.S. to present their album, ‘Somos.’

Oct 5, 2014