Highlights /5 events you can't miss in the next 2 weeks

All events / 52 current and upcoming events around the U.S. in the next 2 weeks

Flamenco Certamen USA 2018today only
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Flamenco Certamen USA 2018

The only competition of its kind in the United States, the Flamenco Certamen provides a spotlight for emerging talent within the Flamenco art form.

Oct 19, 2018

La Benvinguda at the Chelsea Film Festival 2018today only
  • Film
  • New York

La Benvinguda at the Chelsea Film Festival 2018

Director Carme Puché uses the fantastic genre and touches of humor to talk about human perversity: the game of wanting to be and to love oneself.

Oct 19, 2018

Lazyboy: a VR installation by Eva Davidova and Daniela Kostovanow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Lazyboy: a VR installation by Eva Davidova and Daniela Kostova

This experimental exhibition features Spanish artist Eva Davidova’s interactive VR project entitled “Narcissus and Drowning Animals.”

Oct 19 – Nov 25, 2018

The Goddesses of Food and I've Seen So Much at UNAFF 2018now
  • Film
  • San Francisco

The Goddesses of Food and I've Seen So Much at UNAFF 2018

The United Nations Association Film Festival 2018 presents ten days of films and documentaries on human rights from all over the world, including two films with Spanish participation: “The Goddesses of Food” and “I’ve Seen So Much.”

Oct 19 – Oct 22, 2018

Casa Limón: New York Week 2018closing soon
  • Music
  • New York

Casa Limón: New York Week 2018

Casa Limón celebrates the second edition of Casa Limón NY Week, an initiative that intends to renew the current international music scene with innovative, high-quality projects.

Oct 15 – Oct 21, 2018

Répétiteurclosing soon
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Répétiteur

“Répétiteur” is a site-specific art installation by artist and architectural preservationist Jorge Otero-Pailos.

Oct 15 – Oct 21, 2018

Maider López at Festival for the Peoplenow
  • Urban Culture
  • Philadelphia

Maider López at Festival for the People

“Footbal Field” is a video installation by Maider López in which street furniture interfere with the game, suggesting new uses for the square and a new structure for the urban space.

Oct 13 – Oct 28, 2018

I don’t know why the caged bird sings… by José Carlos Casadonow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

I don’t know why the caged bird sings… by José Carlos Casado

José Carlos Casado’s new public art interactive sculpture will be installed at Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem for a year.

Oct 12 – Oct 12, 2019

El Burlador de Sevillanow
  • Performing arts
  • New York

El Burlador de Sevilla

Teatro Círculo presents a new version of Tirso de Molina’s masterpiece about the legendary and unrepentant Don Juan Tenorio.

Oct 11 – Oct 28, 2018

Mujeres de cine film series 2018now
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Mujeres de cine film series 2018

The NMMWA, AFI Silver Theatre and the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain host the “Mujeres de Cine Film Series,” a traveling film showcase dedicated to promoting Spanish films and short films made by women.

Oct 9 – Dec 4, 2018

Goya in Black and Whitenow
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Goya in Black and White

More than 75 of Goya’s works on paper highlight the importance of black and white in the artist’s life and imagination.

Oct 7 – Jan 6, 2019

Balenciaga in Blacknow
  • Design
  • Dallas

Balenciaga in Black

This exhibition presents more than one hundred black handmade costumes and accessories by fashion genius Cristóbal Balenciaga.

Oct 7 – Jan 6, 2019

La bohème at Lyric Opera of Chicagonow
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

La bohème at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Giacomo Puccini’s masterpiece, a timeless story of love and loss between young lovers Mimì and Rodolfo.

Oct 6 – Jan 25, 2019

Unfinishednow
  • Architecture
  • New York

Unfinished

The exhibition takes a a look at unfinished architecture in order to discover virtues that can be turned into design strategies.

Oct 4 – Feb 8, 2019

Get to Know Bernardo de Gálvez by Guillermo Fessernow
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

Get to Know Bernardo de Gálvez by Guillermo Fesser

Spanish journalist and writer Guillermo Fesser presents his illustrated children’s book that tells the story of this Spanish military leader and his role to the American Revolution.

Oct 3 – Nov 8, 2018

Olga Pericet: Enfoqueclosing soon
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Olga Pericet: Enfoque

The Flamenco show by Olga Pericet features guitarist Antonia Jiménez, and singers Inma “La Carbonera” and Miguel Lavi at Repertorio Español.

Oct 3 – Oct 21, 2018

Staged Reading Series 2018now
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Staged Reading Series 2018

Over 3 evenings this fall, AENY – Spanish Artists in New York stages readings of acclaimed work by contemporary Spanish playwrights, including Alberto Conejero, Gemma Brió, José Ramón Fernández, Fernando Soto and Luis Bermejo.

Oct 1 – Dec 10, 2018

Recovered Memories: Spain and the Support for the American Revolutionnow
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Recovered Memories: Spain and the Support for the American Revolution

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain hosts this engaging and carefully documented survey of Spain’s contribution to the founding of the United States.

Sep 28 – Nov 18, 2018

Jorge Palacios at The Noguchi Museumnow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Jorge Palacios at The Noguchi Museum

The Noguchi Museum presents the abstract work of the sculptor Jorge Palacios, the first Spanish to exhibit at the Museum.

Sep 26 – Jan 20, 2019

Jaume Plensa: Talking Continentsnow
  • Visual arts
  • Memphis

Jaume Plensa: Talking Continents

Jaume Plensa presents large-scale sculptures and installations that use language, history, literature and psychology to draw attention to the barriers that separate and divide humanity.

Sep 22 – Jan 6, 2019