Highlights /4 events you can't miss in the next 3 weeks

All events / 44 current and upcoming events around the U.S. in the next 3 weeks

All About Almodóvar
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

All About Almodóvar

Pedro Almodóvar is the most internationally acclaimed Spanish filmmaker since Luis Buñuel, and AFI Silver presents a thorough survey of his feature films.

Mar 4 – Apr 27, 2017

Aliento: Jesús Muñoz Flamenco, Red Note
  • Performing arts
  • Albuquerque

Aliento: Jesús Muñoz Flamenco, Red Note

Red Note takes us on a journey through southern Spain as internationally renowned artists highlight the evolution of Flamenco’s dance and music.

Mar 3 – Mar 4, 2017

Spanish artists Isabel Alonso Vega and Cristina Avello participate in Scope New York 2017
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Spanish artists Isabel Alonso Vega and Cristina Avello participate in Scope New York 2017

Sculptor and abstract painter Cristina Avello presents her wood sculptures from the series “Olas de mujer” (“Waves of womanhood”).

Mar 2 – Mar 5, 2017

150 Years of Rubén Darío
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

150 Years of Rubén Darío

Professors Gwen Kirkpatrick and Alba Aragón, together with Nicaraguan poet Milagros Terán, discuss the legacy of one of the most influential Spanish-language poets of our time.

Mar 1, 2017

Zip & Zap and the Captain's Island at NYICFF 2017
  • Kids
  • New York

Zip & Zap and the Captain's Island at NYICFF 2017

The Spanish caper “Zip & Zap and the Captain’s Island” will have its North American Premiere at New York International Children’s Film Festival 2017.

Feb 26 – Mar 18, 2017

More than Shorts: Shorts from Spaintomorrow
  • Film
  • Minneapolis

More than Shorts: Shorts from Spain

Casa de España en Minnesota and the Independent Filmmaker Project present “More than Shorts,” a selection of the most distinguished Spanish shorts.

Feb 25, 2017

The root of the roottomorrow
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

The root of the root

Pavel Urkiza & Congrí Ensemble present “The Root of the Root,” an exploration of the ancestral connections of music with songs that are part of the Latin American popular heritage, learned and transmitted from generation to generation.

Feb 25, 2017

Ricky, the tennis teacher at Circo Fest 2017tomorrow
  • Performing arts
  • San Juan, PR

Ricky, the tennis teacher at Circo Fest 2017

Spanish artist José Luis Redondo Martinez presents “Ricky, the tennis teacher” at the 4th annual edition of the International Festival of Circus and Street Arts of Puerto Rico.

Feb 25 – Feb 26, 2017

Chicago Flamenco Festival 2017
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

Chicago Flamenco Festival 2017

Experience breathtaking performances by an array of international stars at the 15th Annual Chicago Flamenco Festival.

Feb 24 – Mar 28, 2017

Lens of Adventure
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Lens of Adventure

An exhibition inspired by nature and outdoor adventures near Washington D.C., featuring 25 photographs and a book with 20 curated outdoor trips.

Feb 21 – Mar 6, 2017

Raúl Valverde: Mirror, Mirror
  • Visual arts
  • Atlanta

Raúl Valverde: Mirror, Mirror

“Mirror, Mirror” presents the work of New York-based artists Nicholas Steindorf and Raúl Valverde featuring simulated realities, intangible form, and the reflective nature of abstraction.

Feb 17 – Mar 12, 2017

Sketches of Spain
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Sketches of Spain

“Sketches of Spain – Highlights from Old Masters and Modern Spanish painting from the National Gallery of Art” is a series of Gallery Talks by the National Gallery of Art.

Feb 17 – Feb 28, 2017

12th Annual Bay Area Flamenco Festivallast days
  • Performing arts
  • San Francisco

12th Annual Bay Area Flamenco Festival

The 12th annual Bay Area Flamenco Festival presents a thrilling lineup of performances by some of Spain’s top musicians and dancers, including José Maya and Juana la del Pipa.

Feb 12 – Feb 25, 2017

Calderon’s Two Dreamslast days
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Calderon’s Two Dreams

Magis Teatre Company performs “Calderon’s Two Dreams,” a repertory performance of two classics by Pedro Calderon de la Barca.

Feb 10 – Feb 26, 2017

2017 International Spanish Music Festivallast days
  • Music
  • Minneapolis

2017 International Spanish Music Festival

Casa de España en Minnesota presents three different performances and a workshop by internationally acclaimed musicians at four venues in St. Paul & Minneapolis.

Feb 8 – Feb 26, 2017

Moving Forward, Looking Back: Journeys across the Old Spanish Trail
  • Heritage
  • Los Angeles

Moving Forward, Looking Back: Journeys across the Old Spanish Trail

The project explores the Spanish legacy found along the Old Spanish Trail, a route that was envisioned to link the colonial outposts of New Mexico and California.

Feb 1 – Jun 25, 2017